Active Learning Park
THE ACTIVE LEARNING PARK IS OPEN 9AM – 5PM
36 ACRES OF ACTIVITIES, 3.5 KILOMETERS OF TRAILS & A DAY OF ENDLESS FUN.
PARK DAY ADMISSION
|2 & under||FREE|
ENDLESS FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY!
The Granary Road Active Learning Park is full of informative tools including trivia questions, education walls, games and activities that will ENERGIZE, ENTERTAIN AND EDUCATE! With so many fun features and one-of-a-kind play areas, whether you are an animal lover, bug fanatic or gardener, we have something for you!
FROG POND FUN PAD
Featuring in-ground trampolines and lily pad spinners this exhibit teaches about the 4 main stages of frog metamorphosis, frog anatomy, different species of frogs and fun facts about frog skin.
This exhibit takes you through an enchanted mushroom forest where you get to explore the anatomy of the mushroom, poisonous mushrooms and learn about mushroom DNA.
The orchard features a giant apple slide, pear slide and a suspension bridge, taking you through a fruit fantasy land teaching about the growth cycle of fruit trees, anatomy of an apple, and lots of other fun facts.
Our wetlands feature a terrarium and dock home to many amphibians, insects and plants with the goal of teaching about Alberta’s ecosystem and its inhabitants.
The chicken coop is home to numerous chickens and hens and teaches about egg anatomy, the reproduction cycle and fun facts about chickens!
With spider swings and a giant web climber, this exhibit will teach about spider webs, the anatomy of an arachnid and various types of spiders.
ANT FARM ADVENTURE
This exhibit features a 4-storey structure with slides, ant eggs, statues and climbing nets. You’ll learn about ant anatomy, ant colonies and all about life from an ant’s point of view.
CROPLAND GROW ROW
Here we have huge sand pits for kids to play while being surrounded by barley, wheat, canola, and rye. You will learn about Alberta’s agriculture and the cultivation of crops.
BEE HIVE HONEYCOMB
This exhibit will explore the tools of a beekeeper including a real beekeeper suit, life inside a bee hive and fascinating facts about bees.
BAT CAVE HANG OUT
This exhibit takes you through education tunnels with real aged bats and an echolocation bat maze teaching about baby bats, bat diets and the spooky vampire bat.