Bowness Park Rentals Hours / Location

We operate the Boathouse, Skate Shop and Mini-Train.

For park hours, facilities, or cookhouse bookings, go to The City of Calgary - Bowness Park

Skate Shop Hours of Operation

Winter: December - March

December 18th – January 3rd*
10am – 8pm**
December 25th
11am – 6pm 
January 8th – Mid March*
Saturdays and Sundays 
11:30am – 6:30pm** 

*Weather Permitting

**Rentals stop 30 minutes before closing to allow for returns. 

E: during operational hours.
T: 403-220-7430

We will only be accepting card payments and can not accept cash at Bowness sorry for the inconvenience.

Boathouse Hours of Operation


Summer: July 19 – September 6, 2020

Daily: 11 am – 5:30 pm
Weather permitting. Last boat out 5 pm.

Closed Monday September 7th

Fall: September 12 – September 21, 2020

Friday: closed
Saturday and Sunday: 11 am – 5:30pm
Weather permitting. Last boat out 4:30pm.

In the event of a severe weather warning or poor weather, all boats will be called off the lagoon for the safety of our customers, and the boathouse will close. 

E: during operational hours.

T: 403-220-7430

Mini-Train Hours of Operation

The train will not be operational this summer.


Bowness Park


The Boathouse, Mini-Train and Skate Shop are located near the park entrance, close to the west side of the lagoon.

8900 48 Ave NW Calgary, AB T3B 2B2


There is free parking at the facility. 

City of Calgary Bowness Park Parking Map