Spruce Grove is quickly evolving as one of the top places in the country to raise a family. The growing city is riddled with parks, walking trails, golf courses, and recreation centers. As the summer begins to heat up, there is no better opportunity to get outside and enjoy what Spruce Grove has to offer. Summer always seems to fly by, so we went out and found all of the ways you can get out and cool down without leaving Spruce Grove.
The Spruce Grove splash pads are open June – September, weather dependent.
Central Park splash pad
The splash pad (activated by hand sensor) is located near the Lions Log Cabin concession at Central Park at 450 King Street
Hours of operation:
Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 8 p.m.
Sunday – Saturday 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Penn-West Energy splash pad
The splash pad (activated by hand sensor) is located at the front entrance of Fuhr Sports Park / Rotary Playscape at 211 Jennifer Heil Way
Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 7 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Parks and trails
Spruce Grove has many parks and trails ready to be explored including Central Park,Heritage Grove Park, Jubilee Park and the Spruce Grove Skate Park.
Checked daily Monday – Friday during the summer. This outdoor asphalt rink is great for rollerblading or playing street hockey, although you will need to bring your own nets.
The growing sport of Disc Golf, also known as Frisbee® Golf, is now in Spruce Grove! The nine-hole course is located at Jubilee Park. Disc Golf is similar to traditional golf but uses a flying disc instead of a ball and club.
The Parkland Pickleheads are ready to go! Played on six outdoor courts located on South Avenue at the Henry Singer Park in Spruce Grove; Pickleball is the hottest sport in North America. Come see what all the laughing is about.
The City of Spruce Grove has nine tennis courts. The tennis courts are free for the community to use and are not scheduled.
Do you like to treasure hunt? Geocaching is an interactive treasure hunt using a GPS device. Make friends and track your treasures!!
To find geocaching opportunities, visit the official Geocaching website
The Rotary Playscape is open 365 days a year. This incredible playground was designed by kids, for kids and provides opportunities for all ages to get out and play. Located at Fuhr Sports Park, 211 Jennifer Heil Way
Spruce Grove has many other great playgrounds, check out the playgrounds photo gallery.
Summer in the City programs
When school’s out there’s no reason for the kids to be bored in Spruce Grove. Summer in the City offers a variety of programs and week-long adventure and recreation camps to keep them occupied.
TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre
Located on 221 Jennifer Heil Way in Spruce Grove, the TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre is a sporting facility for residents of Spruce Grove, Stony Plain and Parkland County. It is a place where people of all ages can come and participate in sporting and recreational activities.