Drop-in and bookable fire pits at parks

Fire pits at parks

Bookable and drop-in options beginning November 2022.

Book a fire pit

Summer fire pit bookings are now closed. 

Winter fire pits are bookable starting November 7, 2022 until March 31, 2023. Alcohol is permitted at some winter fire pits. Please see list below for fire pit locations where alcohol is permitted. Learn about sites designated for alcohol consumption in Calgary parks

You can use our fire pits between 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. on weekdays and weekends. Our fire pits are available for bookings from 12 - 2 p.m. , 4 - 6 p.m. and 7 - 9 p.m. weekdays and weekends.

Note: All fire pits use is subject to local fire bans.

Before you visit


  • Bring enough wood to burn for your booking. Please don't use trees or other materials from the park in fire pits. This damages trees and disturbs wildlife.
  • Have a fire safety plan
    • Pick one person to be in charge of the fire
    • Have a way to quickly put out the fire if needed
    • Bring a first aid kit just in case
  • Bring water to put out the fire

How to book a fire pit

Getting a permit to book a fire pit is easy and free!

Check your desired location and time slot for availability and click "select my time".

Note: you will need to create a Live and Play account to book.

Fire pit locations


N.E. parks

Community Park Fire pit location Alcohol consumption allowed?
Coventry Hills

Coventry Hills

90 Covepark Sq NE

Coventry Hills fire pit location

Westwinds

Prairie Winds Park - NE Fire Pit #2

223 Castleridge Blvd NE

Prairie Winds Park - N.E. Fire Pit #2 fire pit location

Westwinds

Prairie Winds Park - NE Fire Pit #1

223 Castleridge Blvd NE

Prairie Winds Park - N.E. Fire Pit #1 fire pit location

Bridgeland

Bridgeland Plaza

912 General Ave. N.E.

Bridgeland Plaza fire pit location

Bridgeland

McDougall Park

1011 McDougall Rd. N.E.

McDougall Park fire pit location

Yes

Renfrew

Stanley Jones Park

825 - 6 St. N.E.

Stanley Jones Park fire pit location

Yes

N.W. parks

Community Park Fire pit location Alcohol consumption allowed?
Hillhurst

Riley Park

800 - 12 St N. W.

Riley Park fire pit location

Yes

Montgomery

Shouldice

4900 Monserrat Dr N.W.

Shouldice fire pit location

Yes

West Hillhurst

West Hillhurst

2132 2 Ave N.W.

West Hillhurst fire pit location

Yes

West Hillhurst

West Hillhurst

2620 2 Ave NW

West Hillhurst fire pit location #2

Beddington

Bergin Park

135 Bergen Rd N.W.

Bergin Park fire pit location

Charleswood

West Confederation

2836 Canmore Rd. N.W.

West Confederation fire pit location

Yes

Collingwood

Collingwood Off Leash fire pit location

1823 John Laurie Blvd N.W.

Collingwood Off Leash fire pit location

Yes

Kincora

Symons Valley Park

465 Kincora Glen Rd N.W.

Symons Valley Park fire pit location

Mount Pleasant

Confederation Park

905 - 30 Ave. N.W.

Confederation Park fire pit location

Yes

Sherwood

Sherwood

660 Sherwood Blvd N.W.

Sherwood fire pit location

Country Hills

Country Hills

529 Country Hills Drive N.W.

Country Hills fire pit location

S.E. parks

Community Park Fire pit location Alcohol consumption allowed?
Applewood Park

Applewood

919 Applewood Dr SE

Applewood fire pit location

Forest Lawn

Elliston Park

1827 68 St. S.E.

Elliston Park fire pit location

Yes

Inglewood

Inglewood River Walk

1033 7 Ave S.E.

Inglewood River Walk fire pit location

Yes

Chapparal

Chaparral Ravine - South

1900 194 Ave SE

Chapparal Ravine - South fire pit location

Yes

Copperfield Copperfield Park
41 Copperfield Pt. S.E.

Copperfield fire pit location

(NE of tennis courts, SW of ice rink)

Maple Ridge (south)

Maple Ridge Golf Course #1

1240 Mapleglade Dr S.E.

Maple Ridge Golf Course #1 fire pit location

Maple Ridge (east)

Maple Ridge Golf Course #3

1240 Mapleglade Dr S.E.

Maple Ridge Golf Course #3 fire pit location

Riverbend

Riverbend

171 Riverbend Dr S.E.

Riverbend fire pit location

S.W. parks

Park Fire pit location Alcohol consumption allowed?
Parkhill

Stanley Park

330 - 42 Ave. S.W.

Stanley Park fire pit location

Yes

Evergreen

Evergreen

235 Everstone Dr S.W.

Evergreen fire pit location

South Glenmore Park

South Glenmore Variety Park

8415 - 24 St S.W.

South Glenmore Variety Park

Yes

Lakeview

North Glenmore Park (6 sites)

7305 Crowchild Tr S.W.

Yes

Altadore

Sandy Beach (7 sites)

4500 - 14 A St S.W.

Permanent Picnic Sites # 1, 3, 4 ,5, 7, 8, 9

Yes

Bankview

Bankview Park

1815 23 Ave S.W.

Bankview fire pit location

Yes

Bankview

Buckmaster Park

1629 - 21 Ave S.W.

Buckmaster Park fire pit location

Yes

Spruce Cliff

Edworthy Park (6 sites)

5050 Spruce Dr S.W.

Permanent Picnic Sites # 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 9

Yes

Killarney

Killarney

3205 28 AV S.W.

Killarney fire pit location
Connaught

Connaught Park

1135 14 Ave S.W.

Connaught Park fire pit location

Yes

Beltline

Barb Scott Park

935 -12 Ave S.W.

Barb Scott Park fire pit location

Beltline

Thomson Family Park

1236 16 Ave S.W.

Thomson Family Park fire pit location

What to burn


You must bring your own firewood to use in our fire pits (no permit required).

Do not burn:

  • Twigs, fallen branches, pinecones or other materials found in the park
  • Wood that is painted, treated or contains glue or resin
  • Wood from a different location, region or province
  • Elm wood
  • Wet or green/fresh cut wood
  • Yard waste (cut grass or leaves)
  • Garbage
  • Rubber or plastic
  • Furniture
  • Fireworks or other incendiary devices

Bring your own equipment


  • Lighters, matches, pokers, etc.
  • Roasting sticks, metal skewers, grill baskets, etc.
  • Marshmallows, hot dogs, hot chocolate, etc. (alcohol is not permitted)
  • Folding chairs

During your visit


  • Keep it clean - clean up any garbage before leaving the area
  • Be respectful to plants and wildlife
  • Don't try to move the fire pit while it's turned on or still hot
  • Keep flames at a reasonable size (one metre high and one metre wide)
  • When you're done, turn off the propane
  • Bad behaviour, out of control flames and damage to the park may result in fines up to $10,000