Parks and Playgrounds
The City of Lethbridge maintains over 130 parks and natural areas. We aim to provide you with a variety of recreational options to meet your needs.
In partnership with Lethbridge School District No. 51 and Holy Spirit Catholic School Division No. 4, we maintain 113 publicly available playgrounds across the city. These playgrounds feature amenities that children of all ages will enjoy.
Have a look to find out what Lethbridge has to offer you and your family. Better yet, plan a day trip and visit a few parks and playgrounds around the city! Whatever your recreation goals are, Lethbridge's parks have something for you.
Recreation and culture facilities for rent
View more information on how to rent a recreation and culture facility in Lethbridge, including:
- Insurance information
- Pay before you play information
- Booking an arena, City Hall, gymnasiums, the Legacy Park pavilion, picnic shelters, sports fields, Yates Memorial Centre and other rental spaces
- Special event permits
Gated park hours
Gated river valley parks are locked every evening. Closure times depend on the season. Please note times are approximate but closures will be no earlier than listed.
Gated parks include:
- Alexander Wilderness Park
- Cottonwood Park
- Elizabeth Hall Wetlands
- Lethbridge Nature Reserve
- Pavan Park
- Popson Park
May 1 - September 30
6:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
October 1 - April 30
6:00 a.m. - 8:30 p.m.