Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Calgary

Edmonton Playgrounds finds the best pit stop playgrounds between Edmonton and Calgary.
Need a pit stop? Try a playground! Here are our favourites between Edmonton and Calgary! Photos by Edmonton Playgrounds.

Road-tripping between Edmonton and Calgary? Playgrounds make the perfect place to stop, take a break and burn off some energy! Edmonton Playgrounds shares the best options for Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton and Calgary!

Ponoka's Best Playground has one of the biggest slides in Alberta.

Ponoka, Alberta

  • Ponoka Elementary School – 5510 – 48 Avenue, Ponoka, Alberta
  • An outstanding challenge playground with one of the biggest slides around! Climb up one of two towers, and take the skywalk to reach this super slide!
Edmonton Playgrounds reviews the inclusive playground in Blackfalds Alberta.

Blackfalds, Alberta

  • Blackfalds Inclusive Playground – 4217 Westbrooke Road, Blackfalds, Alberta
  • Entirely based in rubber, with a main structure that is built into the hill and ramped, the Blackfalds Inclusive Playground is packed with special touches! There was a porta-potty on site when we visited too!
Sylvan Lake's Space Aged Playground is an incredible playground

Sylvan Lake, Alberta

  • Co-operators Play Zone Spray Park and Playground – 6301 Memorial Trail, Sylvan Lake, Alberta
  • A massive main structure with two super slides, an outstanding variety of unique climbers and obstacle challenges, and one of the coolest spray parks around – plus a dedicated parking lot, bathroom/shower building and much more!
A huge slide tower rises above Sylvan Lake's Beach Playground.

Sylvan Lake, Alberta

  • Beach Playground – 4403 Lakeshore Drive, Sylvan Lake, Alberta
  • From music to swings, and playhouses to sea monsters – oh, and did we mention a massive rope climber and terrific towers with a variety of super slides? The Sylvan Lake Beach Playground is just steps away from the beach, lake, and a bathroom building!
Edmonton Playgrounds explores the unique natural playground at the Kerry Wood Nature Centre.

Red Deer, Alberta

  • Kerry Wood Nature Centre – 6300 – 45 Avenue, Red Deer, Alberta
  • A bit off the beaten path, but worth exiting the highway for! The Kerry Wood Nature Centre has an interpretive building (with bathrooms). Stretch your legs with a walk through the Gaetz Lakes area, or play at the unique and fun natural playground!
Red Deer's Waskasoo playground is another stunning animal playground in Alberta!

Red Deer, Alberta

  • Waskasoo Playground, 45 Avenue & 58 Street, Red Deer, Alberta
  • Admittedly not the most convenient spot to stop in Red Deer, but if you’re looking for a playground with WOW factor, Waskasoo playground is for you. Set in a lovely, mature neighbourhood, this playground offers benches, trees and shade. Climb in, on and around the Elk head and antlers!
Edmonton playgrounds explores Penhold Multi-Use All-Wheel Park.

Penhold, Alberta

  • Penhold Multi-Use All-Wheel Park – Waskasoo Avenue & Lucina Street, Penhold, Alberta
  • A gem for kids who love to skateboard, scooter or bike! The Penhold Multi-Use All-Wheel Park offers a skate park and a paved pump track in a perfect spot on the outskirts of town and just a hair off highway 2!
The Olds Spray Park is without a doubt one of the cutest playgrounds we've ever seen!

Olds, Alberta

  • Olds Spray Park – 5037 – 53 Street, Olds, Alberta
  • One of the cutest theme spray parks we’ve ever visited, the Olds Spray Park is the perfect place to cool off during a summer road trip! There are tons of benches and shaded picnic tables, plus a bathroom building on-site. Older kids might like the adjacent skate park or the vast green space!
Olds baseball playground, otherwise known as Olds rotary athletic park is awesome.

Olds, Alberta

  • Olds Baseball Playground (aks Olds Rotary Athletic Park) – 70 Avenue north of Highway 27, Olds, Alberta
  • Olds is home to another adorable theme playground! We love this playground, not just for the baseball theme, but also because it’s an excellent inclusive park with features that kids of all ages and abilities will love!
Edmonton Playgrounds shares the Irricana Lions Centennial Park in the town of Irricana.

Irricana, Alberta

  • Irricana Lions Centennial Park – 500 1 Avenue, Irricana, Alberta
  • A grain elevator that towers into prairie skies, a super slide and a climb-on train for toddlers. Irricana Lions Centennial Park is a great spot for kids to burn off some energy in a playground with options for all ages!

More Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Calgary:

  • Discovery Wildlife Park – 5400 – 42 Avenue, Innisfail, Alberta – A zoo that also features some unique play equipment plus on-site camping.
  • Osbourne Green Playground – Osbourne Common SW, Airdrie, Alberta – The coolest-looking playground climbing wall I’ve ever seen! Shout out to the city of Airdrie, too, for having an amazing playground map tool on their website!
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