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Welcome to Red Deer, Alberta

Half way between Calgary and Edmonton, Red Deer is a vibrant city that’s growing quickly. At the heart of the city is the 110 km trail network in the Waskasoo Park system. You’ll also find plenty of unique attractions and cultural events around town.

Here are some favourite local attractions:

G. H. Dawe Community Centre

G. H. Dawe Community Centre

Swim laps in the full-size indoor pool or work up a sweat in the fitness centre. Kids love the two children's pools, waterslide, and skating arena.

Collicutt Centre

Collicutt Centre

Unwind in the indoor pool and let the kids play on the waterslide. There’s also a climbing wall, tennis courts, fitness centre, and gymnasium.

Historic Fort Normandeau

Historic Fort Normandeau

Learn about the city’s history with this historic fort’s tours, activities, special events and theatre.

Alberta Sports Hall of Fame & Museum

Alberta Sports Hall of Fame & Museum

Check out the hockey gallery then try your hand at a number of interactive virtual games including baseball, basketball, football, hockey, and soccer.

Westerner Centrium Centre

Westerner Centrium Centre

This major arena venue hosts concerts, hockey, motor sports, ice shows, major curling events, circuses, boxing, rodeos, wrestling, trade shows, marching band competitions, and conventions.

Canyon Ski Area

Canyon Ski Area

Less than a 10-minute drive east of Red Deer, this ski area has six lifts, 18 runs, a terrain park and super pipe, and snow tubing.

Waskasoo Park

Waskasoo Park

Drop in at the nature centre to find out what interpretive programs are running this week. The massive park is also home to the Historic Fort Normandeau and the Gaetz Lakes Sanctuary.

Heritage Ranch

Heritage Ranch

Go for dinner, a trail ride, or a carriage ride on this 217-acre ranch that was originally the homestead of Red Deer’s first mayor.

Bower Ponds

Bower Ponds

In the Waskasoo Park system, these connected ponds are a popular place for fishing, boating, ice skating, and walking the paved trails.

Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake

A 20-minute drive west of Red Deer, Sylvan Lake is known for its waterskiing, fishing, pond hockey, and fun events.

Golfing

Golfing

You’ll find four golf courses within six miles of TownePlace Suites by Marriott Red Deer: River Bend Golf Course, Red Deer Golf & Country Club, Spirit Creek Golf & Country Club, and Alberta Springs Golf Course.