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A quiet, calm piece of paradise on the Bow River

Bowness Park, with all its hub-ub and frenetic picnicking, splashy wading pools, tooting trains and... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2018
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
Nice place to visit even in the Winter

Baker Park is one of Calgary's hidden gems, just across the Bow River from the more famous Bowness... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2018
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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9333 Scenic Bow Rd. N.W., Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 26 July 2018

Bowness Park, with all its hub-ub and frenetic picnicking, splashy wading pools, tooting trains and boisterous playgrounds is across the river; but Baker Park is just the opposite. There's nothing to do, really, except stroll, find a bench, and watch the river go by. There...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

Baker Park is one of Calgary's hidden gems, just across the Bow River from the more famous Bowness Park. If you're driving, from 85 Street, take the turnoff west to Scenic Bow Rd and with its "Graduated Support Community Living" sign - we didn't see...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

This is a manicured park, the grass is cut, etc., but being so close to some wild areas, I still generally see some interesting birds here. The views along the river both ways are great from the viewing area, and there are a lot of...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

I recently visited Baker Park on a photo expedition with my niece. It is a beautiful park with wild areas and pathways, as well as groomed gardens, gazebos, stairways and structures that would all be so potentially great for family or wedding photography. There is...More

1  Thank Glenda B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Visited this park yesterday. First time after living here for mire than 16 years!! Amazing place! Quiet grandeur and excellent walking trails . Quite a spot for wedding too I hear!

1  Thank palakkad1
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Baker park is outstanding. Well kept and clean. Not as crowded as bowness park. Great inner city get away.

1  Thank erinchris7787
Reviewed 8 July 2017

When the Hubs and I were determining our wedding location, we came across Baker Park. We went and checked it out - and fell in love. This park was made perfectly for hosting weddings.

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

We go to Baker Park quite often during the summer to play disc or frisbee golf to spend time as a family while enjoying the outdoors the park itself is maintained and clean and it has a nice pathway along the river that connects to...More

Thank crazytaylor1234
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Baker Park is a terrific place to have a family picnic, take a stroll along the river, or bike through. There are lots of open, yet secluded spots to set up for the day. While directly across the river from Bowness Park, this park is...More

Thank teenakwin
Reviewed 11 April 2017

This park is on the west side of Calgary and just north of the Bow River. If you like walking, ultimate frisbee, cycling or want to have an outdoor summer wedding, this is the place. At the far west end of the park, you can...More

Thank ghryan
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