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Nose Hill Park is a hilly running spot with a soft surface in Calgary.

Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park is another hilly running spot with a soft surface.

Good to know about running in Calgary

Calgary is located at an altitude that might be noticable for some people.
If you want to run on lower altitude you can take a trip to the area around Carbon which is located at about 800m3000ft .

Best places for workouts in Calgary

If you want to do more than just going out for an easy run there are some good options available.

Track runners might like Foothills Athletic Park and Glenmore Athletic Park and those looking for a hill workout can go to Fish Creek Provincial Park.

If you want to test your fitness against local runners; the free group run Nose Hill parkrun is available.

Read more about working out in Canada.

Winter running in Calgary

Winters in Calgary can get cold and snowy. December through March might see snow and the temperature is often below -20°C-10°F . The days are short and in December it is only bright out between about 99 AM and 164 PM.

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If you need an indoor track in Calgary you can try Olympic Oval.

Your favourite running surface in Calgary

For those who like to run on soft surfaces, these are recommended: the course of Nose Hill parkrun and Fish Creek Provincial Park.

Those looking for a course with hard surface can go to Glenmore Reservoir or Fish Creek Provincial Park.


Glenmore Reservoir

Nose Hill Park

Nose Hill parkrun

Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park

Blog posts mentioning Canada

Local Phenomena in Running in RTR-blog.

Running spots Running spots in Calgary

Glenmore Reservoir | Nose Hill Park | Fish Creek Provincial Park | Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park

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Group runs Group runs in Calgary

Nose Hill parkrun

Tracks Running tracks in Calgary

Foothills Athletic Park | Glenmore Athletic Park | Olympic Oval | Webber Academy | 400m synthetic track

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Weather in Calgary

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