Bow Habitat Station

What's Up With Fall Bow Habitat Discovery Station (Family Fun Calgary)
What’s Up? Find Out at the Bow Habitat Station Discovery Centre!

Ever wonder ‘what’s up’ with wildlife in Alberta? Discover together as a family through staff and self-led Investigation Stations throughout the Discovery Centre at Bow Habitat Station. Be sure to check out the upcoming “What’s Up With” events on select Fridays. Activities are suitable for all ages, and it’s all included
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Bow Habitat Marsh Dipping (Family Fun Calgary)
Prepare to Get Muddy and Go Marsh Dipping at Bow Habitat Station

Armed with nets and buckets, prepare to get a bit muddy as you search for and identify the critters who make their home in our wetlands. Dipping is easy; all you do is dip a vessel beneath the water’s surface and find out what – or who – is in there.
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Bow Habitat Learn to Fish Clinics (Family Fun Calgary)
Bow Habitat Station Trout Pond is Open For Catch-and-Release Fishing!

The Bow Habitat Station’s Kids Can Catch Trout Pond is open for the season, starting on May 1, 2021! This pond is stocked with rainbow trout raised in the fish hatchery for you to catch and release. Please note that bait is not allowed and barbless hooks are required. Please
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Bow Habitat Family Fishing Clinic (Family Fun Calgary)
Start A Lifetime of Fish Stories with Bow Habitat Learn to Fish Clinics

Have you ever wanted to learn to fish? Fishing is a great family pastime. You get to spend time together – while enjoying the great outdoors – and you know there will be some fun and funny tales to tell afterwards. But if you’re wondering where to begin, you’re not
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Bow Habitat Station Fish Hatchery (Family Fun Calgary)
Find Fishy Fun at Bow Habitat Station with the Newly Reopened Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery

July 2020: Fish Hatchery Tours are not available at this time, but Fish Hatchery Feedings will be available on Fridays and Saturdays from July 10 – August 29, 2020. Tickets are available between 10 am and 2 pm and cost $2 per person (kids 3 and under free with paid
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FISHtival Bow Habitat Station (Family Fun Calgary)
Celebrate Family Day Weekend with the Family FISHtival at Bow Habitat Station

Kick-off Alberta’s Family Fishing Weekend with FREE outdoor family fun and reduced admission to the Bow Habitat Discovery Centre ($5 +tax per person)! The Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery will be OPEN for this event. Hatchery entry and fish feeding is included in the cost of Discovery Centre admission. From 10
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Bow Habitat Station Discovery Nights (Family Fun Calgary)
Come Explore During Bow Habitat’s Discovery Nights

Looking for a late-night (well, late for some, anyway!) learning opportunity? Explore the Discovery Centre at Bow Habitat Station between 5 and 8 pm for a discounted rate of $5/person (+ tax). Explore through hands-on exhibits and 12 aquariums to learn more about the fish, flora and fauna found across
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Celebrate Calgary during #LoveYYC Day at Bow Habitat Station

Join in on family fun inside the Bow Habitat Discovery Centre as we all celebrate why we love Calgary, as a part of Tourism Calgary’s #LoveYYC Day! For one day only, the Bow Habitat is offering a special event admission rate to the Discovery Centre. Only $5 per person (plus
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Wonderful Wednesdays at Bow Habitat Station (Family Fun Calgary)
Celebrate the Middle of the Week With Wildlife & Nature Learning at Bow Habitat Station’s Wonderful Wednesdays!

Curious kids aged 2 to 5 are invited to head down to the Bow Habitat Station on the first Wednesday of every month for some learning fun! Fun and knowledgeable station staff offers four different sessions – at 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm and 2 pm. In each session, kids will learn about elements of
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Bow Habitat Station Snowshoeing (Family Fun Calgary)
CLOSED DUE TO COVID – Snowshoe Rentals Bow Habitat Station – Have a Snowy Adventure at Pearce Estate Park

Bow Habitat Station, located within Pearce Estate Park, offers snowshoe rentals that will allow you to take a winter’s stomp through the park’s interpretative trails! Each pair costs $7 to rent and they have sizes to fit the whole family, from children’s size 4 through adult. Snowshoe rentals are available (from the
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