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We love to explore Alberta… and beyond! From finding Alberta’s best playgrounds to tips for trips with kids, we share everything from road trips to plane rides – and want to help you find your next family travel adventure.

Lethbridge Legacy Park
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Lethbridge Legacy Park

July 7, 2024
Lethbridge Legacy Park Looking for the best playground in Lethbridge? Look no further than Lethbridge Legacy Park playground! This playground
Montana Road Trip
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Montana Road Trip

July 6, 2024
Montana Road Trip We kicked off Summer 2024 by taking our kids on a Montana Road Trip! It was a great
Bozeman Montana Story Mill Park
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Bozeman Montana Story Mill Park

July 5, 2024
Bozeman Montana Story Mill Park Story Mill Park in Bozeman, Montana is an amazing playground in a picturesque and historic
Missoula Montana Dragon Hollow Playground
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Missoula Montana Dragon Hollow Playground

July 3, 2024
Missoula Montana Dragon Hollow Playground As fun to play on as it is to look at! The Missoula Montana Dragon
Butte Montana Stodden Park
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Butte Montana Stodden Park

July 1, 2024
Butte Montana Stodden Park Butte Montana Stodden Park is one of the largest and without a doubt one of the
Calgary Mahogany Central Park Playground
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Calgary Mahogany Central Park Playground

June 28, 2024
Calgary Mahogany Central Park Playground You might know it as Calgary’s Fish Playground! Mahogany Central Park Playground in Southeast
Things Kids Love in Drumheller
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Things Kids Love in Drumheller

June 7, 2024
Things Kids Love in Drumheller Visiting Drumheller and the Alberta Badlands? This list has our family’s top picks for
Space-aged Playground in Sylvan Lake
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Space-aged Playground in Sylvan Lake

June 2, 2024
Space-aged Playground in Sylvan Lake Sylvan Lake is always a favourite summer stop – now, in addition to the lake and
Calgary Zoo Bugtopia
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Calgary Zoo Bugtopia

May 20, 2024
Calgary Zoo Bugtopia Brawn Family Foundation Bugtopia at the Calgary Zoo is, without a doubt, one of the most unique
Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Calgary
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Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Calgary

May 18, 2024
Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Calgary Road-tripping between Edmonton and Calgary? Playgrounds make the perfect place to stop, take
Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Jasper
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Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Jasper

May 17, 2024
Pit Stop Playgrounds between Edmonton & Jasper Road-tripping between Edmonton and Jasper? Playgrounds make the perfect place to stop, take
Pit Stop Playgrounds in Canmore & Banff
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Pit Stop Playgrounds in Canmore & Banff

May 16, 2024
Pit Stop Playgrounds in Canmore & Banff Road-tripping in the Rockies? Playgrounds make the perfect place to stop, take a
5 of the Best Playgrounds in Drumheller
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5 of the Best Playgrounds in Drumheller

May 15, 2024
5 of the Best Playgrounds in Drumheller There are so many great reasons to take a family trip to Drumheller – the
Best Playgrounds in Kelowna & West Kelowna
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Best Playgrounds in Kelowna & West Kelowna

May 14, 2024
Best Playgrounds in Kelowna & West Kelowna Planning a visit to the Central Okanagan? We’ve rounded up a list
Best Playgrounds in the Columbia Valley
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Best Playgrounds in the Columbia Valley

May 13, 2024
Best Playgrounds in the Columbia Valley, BC Tons of Albertans visit the Columbia Valley area each year. Whether you’re
Best Playgrounds in Saskatoon
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Best Playgrounds in Saskatoon

May 12, 2024
Best Playgrounds in Saskatoon Looking for FREE family fun in Saskatoon? You can’t beat the bridge city’s amazing
10 Things Kids Love in Saskatoon
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10 Things Kids Love in Saskatoon

May 11, 2024
10 Things Kids Love in Saskatoon Looking for a great spot for a weekend getaway that won’t break the bank
Red Deer’s Discovery Canyon
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Red Deer’s Discovery Canyon

May 9, 2024
Red Deer’s Discovery Canyon Looking for an iconic summer experience in Alberta? Float the day away at the lazy
Best Calgary Playgrounds
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Best Calgary Playgrounds

May 8, 2024
10 of the Best Calgary Playgrounds Visiting Calgary this summer and looking for FREE fun and a way to burn off
The BEST Playground in Alberta?
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The BEST Playground in Alberta?

May 8, 2024
The BEST Playground in Alberta? The BEST playground in Alberta? We think this is IT and it’s all thanks
Calgary’s TELUS Spark
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Calgary’s TELUS Spark

May 7, 2024
Calgary’s TELUS Spark Did you know? If you are a member of the TELUS World of Science Edmonton, your
Calaway Park
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Calaway Park

May 6, 2024
Calaway Park “MOM! I remember that!” “We rode that last time, Mom!” “Oh, I love that one!” “Mom, do you
Pump Tracks of Yellowhead County
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Pump Tracks of Yellowhead County

May 4, 2024
Edmonton Playgrounds checks out the amazing paved pump tracks of Yellowhead County!
Irricana Lions Centennial Park
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Irricana Lions Centennial Park

May 2, 2024
Irricana Lions Centennial Park Irricana Lions Centennial Park is one of many iconic, small-town Alberta playgrounds! It pays homage to
Penhold Multi-Use All-Wheel Park
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Penhold Multi-Use All-Wheel Park

May 1, 2024
Penhold Multi-Use All-Wheel Park Need an energy break on a long road trip? We love scoping out cool playgrounds when
Calgary’s Silver Spruce Playground
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Calgary’s Silver Spruce Playground

April 6, 2024
Calgary’s Silver Spruce Playground It’s one of the coolest new pieces of playground equipment! This giant green tree –
Kimberley Alpine Resort
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Kimberley Alpine Resort

April 1, 2024
Kimberley Alpine Resort Kimberley is the real deal. This year, our family was looking to branch out our ski experience.
Calgary’s Glacier Ridge Bird Playground
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Calgary’s Glacier Ridge Bird Playground

March 30, 2024
Calgary’s Glacier Ridge Bird Playground Calgary’s new Glacier Ridge neighbourhood is quickly becoming an embarrassment of riches when
Canmore Lady MacDonald Playground
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Canmore Lady MacDonald Playground

March 30, 2024
Canmore Lady MacDonald Playground It’s a super playground with even better views! Canmore Lady MacDonald Playground was replaced in 2023.
Julia’s Junction
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Julia’s Junction

November 7, 2023
Julia’s Junction What makes a playground truly inclusive? It’s a loaded question and one that has many possible
Red Deer’s Waskasoo Playground
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Red Deer’s Waskasoo Playground

October 29, 2023
Red Deer’s Waskasoo Playground There’s nothing more exciting to me than accidentally discovering an incredible playground! That’s
Hotel Zed Kelowna
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Hotel Zed Kelowna

October 17, 2023
Hotel Zed Kelowna I expected it to be really cool. I knew it was colourful and fun and Instagrammable. Funky,
Summerland Memorial Park
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Summerland Memorial Park

October 16, 2023
Summerland Memorial Park Summerland Memorial Park is a beacon of bright and fun colours set at the back of a
Olds Baseball Playground
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Olds Baseball Playground

August 8, 2023
Olds Baseball Playground It’s pretty safe to say they hit a home run with this playground! Olds Baseball Playground,
Canmore Lions Park Playground
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Canmore Lions Park Playground

July 31, 2023
Canmore Lions Park Playground Canmore is home to a new inclusive playground! Lions Park Playground is a bright and beautiful
Calgary’s Glacier Ridge Playground
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Calgary’s Glacier Ridge Playground

July 29, 2023
Calgary’s Glacier Ridge Playground It’s absolutely stunning! A proud red fox sits at the centre of the playground
Go East of Edmonton and Win!
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Go East of Edmonton and Win!

July 24, 2023
Go East of Edmonton and Win! Nothing says summer fun in Alberta like a roadtrip! There are so many hidden
Valley Regional Park
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Valley Regional Park

July 2, 2023
Valley Regional Park Want to check out one of the coolest throwback playgrounds ever? Well, you’ve come to the
Golden Sky Bridge Treetop Play Park
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Golden Sky Bridge Treetop Play Park

May 10, 2023
Golden Sky Bridge Treetop Play Park It may be the home to Canada’s Highest Suspension Bridges, with an adventure
Sylvan Lake’s Beach Playground
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Sylvan Lake’s Beach Playground

May 8, 2023
Sylvan Lake’s Beach Playground WOW. It’s pretty much the only thing the 3 of us could say as we
Calgary’s Osprey Nest Park
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Calgary’s Osprey Nest Park

April 12, 2023
Calgary’s Osprey Nest Park It’s truly one of the coolest-looking theme playgrounds we’ve encountered! The girls were
Calgary’s Space Jam Park
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Calgary’s Space Jam Park

April 11, 2023
Calgary’s Space Jam Park “Oh, it’s a really small park” was the reaction of my girls as we
Calgary’s Cranston Tree Park
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Calgary’s Cranston Tree Park

April 11, 2023
Calgary’s Cranston Tree Park Cranston is a newer neighbourhood in the far southeast part of Calgary. We added it
Calgary’s Carrot Park
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Calgary’s Carrot Park

April 4, 2023
Calgary’s Carrot Park You’ll come for the carrot – you’ll stay for all the other cool features! Calgary’
Calgary’s Cornerstone Meadows Heath Park
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Calgary’s Cornerstone Meadows Heath Park

April 2, 2023
Calgary’s Cornerstone Meadows Heath Park It’s called the “Branch Out”. This tree is an incredible piece of play
Calgary’s Rangeview Barn Park
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Calgary’s Rangeview Barn Park

March 31, 2023
Calgary’s Rangeview Barn Park Calgary’s Rangeview Barn Park is, without a doubt, one of the coolest theme playgrounds
Ponoka’s Best Playground
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Ponoka’s Best Playground

March 2, 2023
Ponoka’s Best Playground Ponoka’s Best Playground? It’s easy to spot from a mile away – quite literally! The
Olds Spray Park
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Olds Spray Park

February 24, 2023
Olds Spray Park Without a doubt one of the cutest spray parks we’ve encountered! The Olds Spray Park is
Blackfalds Inclusive Playground
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Blackfalds Inclusive Playground

February 24, 2023
Blackfalds Inclusive Playground Has this ever happened to you? As we approached Red Deer, driving north on Highway 2 in Central
Robb’s Best Playground
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Robb’s Best Playground

February 23, 2023
Robb’s Best Playground To call this Robb’s “Best Playground” is a little unfair, because I’m pretty sure

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