South Access – 5050 Spruce Dr. S.W. (Bow Tr. & Spruce Dr. S.W.)
North Access – Shaganappi Trail and 16th Avenue.
Parking: There are two parking lots one at the south end and one at the north end of the park. As the park is narrow both provide great access to any part of the park. See the map above for the parking lot locations.
Washroom: There are seasonal washrooms in the park.
Age Range: 2-12 years
Ground cover: Pour-in-place recycled tire and infinity turf (artificial grass)
Features: Western themed playground. 4 swings including 2 tandem swings (one accessible), ramps, braille signage, accessible rocking wagon, musical instruments. 4 person bouncer with back support. 2 Roller slides.
Surrounding park area: pathways, picnic areas, covered picnic areas, river access, firepits and BBQ stands, gazebos, to the North and East of the park there are off leash areas.
Accessibility: Accessible flooring throughout the play area. Accessible tandem swing. 4 person bouncer has back support. Roller slide. wagon themed rocker. Accessible tandem swing. 4 level ramp system allows access to nearly all of the play area.
Shade: Large mature trees near the play area and a fair bit of shade from the playground itself
Overall assessment: This playground is located right next to the south entrance parking lot. It is a lovely shaded playground with great features for kids of all ages and abilities.
This is one of the most shady playgrounds in Calgary so if that is a priority for you, you will love this playground.
The inclusivity of this playground is really high and there is a great combination of cool climbing features, monkey bars and fun inclusive features like ramps and roller slides.
If you are looking for a location for a family day at the park, Edworthy Park is a great choice.
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