Applestone Park Playground

Applestone Park Playground - Applewood -

Location   mapCommunity: Applewood – Applestone Park –  Applewood Drive SE & Applestone Park SEParking: free street parking Gordie’s Review (4.5 years old: ”Everything. The ramps.”Nicky’s Review (18 months): “Go!” (She liked the ramps) Age Range: 0-12 years.Ground Cover: pour-in-place recycled tire everywhere except under the swings which has pea gravel. Features: Accessible preschool climber with ramp … Read more

Vista Heights Jungle Playground

Location    map Community: Vista Heights – 1820 Valleyview Rd NEParking:Free street parking Gordie’s Review (3 years old): “What was the best part of the park?” “Running around with my friends” Age Range: 0-5 years.Ground Cover: Pour in place recycled tiresShade: some shade from mature trees. Features: preschool play structure with ramps (3 levels), slides and … Read more

Alberta Children’s Hospital Playground

Location           map  2888 Shagnanappi Train N.W. This playground is located behind the Alberta Children’s Hospital but is publicly accessible. Parking: If you drive past the main doors there is an outdoor public pay parking lot near the playground on the South-west side of the hospital. The transit access is not bad as some buses go … Read more

North Haven Community Association Playground

Locationmap Community: North Haven – 1184 Ninga Road NW. Parking: Free Street Parking Gordie’s Review (17 months): Yay! Wobbly bridge! Age Range: Proficient walker to 8. Ground Cover: pea gravelFeatures: Medium sized play structure with a preschool slide, twisty slide and wobbly bridge; net and bar climbing structure; 4 swings(1 infant, 1 accessible) and a … Read more

Calgary Rotary Challenger Park

Rotary Challenger Park

Location 3688 48 Ave. N.E. (access from 48 Ave.)  mapParking: There is free parking at the back of the park.   Gordie’s Review (15 months old) – Running around this playground was great fun! The roller slide was kind of scary.   Age Range: Aimed at accessibility for people with disabilities. Ground Cover: Recycled tire. … Read more