Parks & Recreation
The Town of High River offers many programs for all ages, young and young at heart.
To view schedules, rates and membership fees please CLICK HERE
Healthy, active living is the name of our game! Whether you’re into fitness, soaking up the sun outdoors or enjoying nature, there are so many ways to stay active in High River!
On these pages you will find information on exploring Happy Trails and Sheppard Family Park, information on Rec schedules, admission, how to book a facility, membership rates and more.
Did you know there are 700 Acres (or 283 Hectares) of parks, boulevards and green spaces – and these are growing each year, all for your enjoyment!
The Town’s dedicated Parks & Recreation staff maintain and care for our public playgrounds, baseball diamonds, sports fields, cemetery, trees, flower and shrub beds, benches, picnic tables, fences and oversees mowing contracts.
Don’t you love the summer hanging flowers?
Parks & Recreation staff installs and maintains displays downtown, in public parks and at Town facilities. During the growing season, there are nearly 100 ground planters and 65 hanging planters that staff crews’ water, fertilize and maintain.
See our Community Programming Guide and register for upcoming programs, spend your weekend outdoors at the Lion’s Club Campground at George Lane Park or take a relaxing tour through our Community Gardens.
The 2021 Community Program Guide can be found HERE.
You can also check out information on our memorial trees and beautiful greenspaces, as well as our plans to transform High River’s parks, trails and open spaces into spaces that are accessible, connected, diverse and sustainable.
Schedules, Rates & Memberships
Welcome to Parks & Recreation! Here you will find schedules, admissions, membership rates and more. Can’t find what you are looking for? Please call! Our Customer Service staff are happy to help
Play Parks & Rec Day Camps
Do your kids need something during vacations or in the summertime? Let us fill their weeks with fun day camps that include fun indoor or outdoor activities such as sports, swimming, games, crafts and more! A waiver and consent package must be filled out for each child prior to camp starting.
Looking for information on how to stay active and focus on wellness? Check out our upcoming programs and learn how to register below
Parks and Trails Open Spaces Master Plan
Community Playbook and Action Plan approved by Council at their August 9, 2021 meeting! The Open Space Master Plan will transform High River’s parks, trails and open spaces into places that are accessible, connected, diverse and sustainable. Learn more below.
Recreation Facilities, Schedules and Memberships
Register for community programs and learn about our beautiful parks, trails, trees and natural spaces!
Bob Snodgrass Recreation Complex
Welcome to the Town of High River’s popular aquatics and recreation complex.
Parks, Trails and Greenspaces
Come and explore parks and greenspaces within the Town of High River’s unique setting along the Highwood River!
The Town of High River maintains a variety of playgrounds suitable for families and children of all ages!