Nose Hill Park

Nose-Hill-ParkMuch has been done to preserve Nose Hill Park. Today, it is used year-round by hikers, walkers, cyclists and other outdoor enthusiasts.

In the olden days, people could drive all the way to the top of the hill. But since the city has over 1 million people now, you have to climb the hill on foot. It is entirely worth it, though.

Nose Hill is a natural prairie park without any permanent water streams, only the rain runoff through the coulees and along the trails. It is one of the largest municipal parks nowadays, with 1,129 hectares of grassland. 

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What is there to do at Nose Hill Park?

From five o’clock in the morning until eleven in the evening, you can experience nature in the city when you visit this park.

Hikers can go up on the hill through the rough fescue grassland. Nose Hill Park has one of the most significant examples of this grassland ecosystem left on the Canadian prairies. If you are looking for something a bit different, head over to the Stone maze... trust us, this is unlike anything else you've seen in any other Calgary park. 

Nose Hill Park features nine great hiking trails, running trails, mountain biking trails, and so much more. There is also the Nose Hill Siksikaitsitapi Medicine Wheel. This First Nations monument is a peaceful spot with vast views of the Calgary prairie.

For those who just want to chill, you can take a stroll in the park while enjoying the lovely views of downtown Calgary from the park. You may even get to see the Glacial Erratic at Nose Hill Rock. 

Right next to the Nose Hill Parkrun is a great place that is suitable for walking the dogs because it has a large off-leash area. But owners must watch out as coyotes are present and might attack pets. Aside from coyotes, many other large mammals are also roaming the grasslands.

How big is Nose Hill Park?

Nose Hill Park is a natural park in Calgary’s northwest quadrant, Alberta, covering over 1129 hectares. It is the fourth-largest urban park in Canada.

The park is large enough to sustain large mammals like deer and coyotes. Porcupine, northern pocket gophers, and Richardson’s ground squirrels also live here.

The park had more than 300 km of informal trails. The city proposed a rehabilitation plan which would provide 60 km of maintained trails and pathways, of which 52 km are dirt and gravel, and 8 km is asphalt.

The 12.7 kilometres heavily trafficked loop trail features beautiful wildflowers. The trail offers several activity options and is best used from March until November.

All in all, Nose Hill has a lot area of 11.27 square kilometres. 4.8 kilometres from North to South and 4.0 kilometres from East to West.

Where is Nose Hill Park Located?

Nose Hill Natural Environment Park lies at 5620 14 Street, in the northwest quadrant of Calgary, Alberta.

It is bordered on the South by John Laurie Boulevard North West, to the West by Shaganappi Trail North West, on the East by 14 Street North West, and on the North by the community of MacEwan Glen.

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Nose Hill Parking

There are multiple locations that you can access Nose Hill Park.  On the west side, you can use the Nose Hill Parking lot off of Shaganappi Trail NW. To the South, you can go to the Many Owls Valley Parking Lot. On the east side of the hill, you can park at the Nose Hill 64 Ave Parking Lot. Finally, to the North, you can use Nose Hill Berkley Gate Parking Lot.

The North West transit stops within 500 meters of this park, making it very accessible to everyone.

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Listing information last updated on August 1st, 2021 at 5:30am CDT.