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South Glenmore Park

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South Glenmore Park in Calgary's southwest is the area surrounding the south side of the Glenmore Reservoir which includes the Weaselhead Natural Area and has numerous trails and pathways, tennis courts, playgrounds and the Variety Spray Park.

Caragana removal is occurring in South Glenmore Park to increase the biodiversity of existing native tree stands.

Note: The fenced portion in Variety Park (that includes the playground, washrooms and spray park area) will be closed until mid June for playground construction. Portable washrooms will be on-site for public use.

Location: 90 Ave. & 24 St. S.W.

Area: 347 hectares

Park hours: 5 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Maps of South Glenmore Park:

East portion, West portion, Variety Park

Park features

  • NEW bicycle pump track
  • Picnic area & shelter
  • Playgrounds
  • Spray park
  • Tennis courts
  • Polo field
  • Washrooms (seasonal)
  • Water fountains (seasonal)
  • Bike and hiking trails
  • Sailing school, boat rentals (Glenmore Sailing School)
  • Cross-country skiing
  • Hiking trails
  • Quinterra Legacy Park

About the park

South Glenmore Park is the area surrounding the south side of the reservoir which includes the Weaselhead Natural Area.

South Glenmore Park is also home to the Variety Children's Park, a playground and water park that is accessible to disabled children. South Glenmore also houses the Glenmore Sailing School.

The Quinterra Legacy Garden Project opened in 2020. It is a musical garden, complete with new trees and vegetation, green spaces, a small community multiuse stage and outdoor instruments near the existing Variety Park location.