Free Educational Resources

Are you home with your kids and looking for fun educational resources or perhaps planning a trip to Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park? If so, Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation is here to help!

Below are downloadable resources and we will be adding more regularly.

Wetlands Material

Glenbow Ranch Wetlands Outline

Wetland Invertebrate Identification Guide (to be used to for the worksheet below)

Wetland Invertebrate Identifier Worksheet

Grasslands Material

Grasslands Powerpoint

Travelling Plants Exercise

Stations Instructions

YouTube Videos

Seed Dispersal

The Dandelion

Seeds

Seeds – Hooks & Spikes

Challenges Grasslands are Facing

Canada’s Grasslands – The Nature of Things

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More news

CBC News: How an Alberta ghost town’s history is being coaxed out by Calgary archeologists

CBC News: How an Alberta ghost town’s history is being coaxed out by Calgary archeologists

On Monday, Shari Peyerl, co-director of the Glenbow Town and Quarry Project, spoke to the Homestretch about some of the important discoveries the continued dig is making at the site that was once Glenbow Village ...
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The badgers are back!

The badgers are back!

Badgers have returned once more to Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park. It has been four years since the last sighting of these amazing creatures which add to the incredible amounts of biodiversity within the park. ...
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Hike Bike Travel: Biking the Glenbow Ranch section of the Trans-Canada Trail

Hike Bike Travel: Biking the Glenbow Ranch section of the Trans-Canada Trail

If you’re looking for a stunning section of the Trans-Canada Trail (TCT) in Alberta to cycle visit Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park, an oasis of rolling green hills on the banks of the Bow River. While the TCT trail is completed in Glenbow Ranch there is a plan to connect Cochrane to Calgary; the only thing missing is a small strip of land near the Calgary city limits ...
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Cochrane Eagle: Glenbow Ranch information expanding horizons

Cochrane Eagle: Glenbow Ranch information expanding horizons

For Caroline Barclay, Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park recently became a whole lot more significant. Over the last few months, Barclay has been at the head of a translation project which would see members of her Filipino-Canadian community in Cochrane and Calgary invited to a one-day free golf cart tour through the ranch presented in Tagalog, the national language of the Philippines ...
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255001 Glenbow Road
Cochrane, Alberta T4C 0B7
Phone: 403-851-9053
Email: experienceglenbow@grpf.ca

Park Hours
The park is open for your enjoyment Sunrise to Sunset every day of the year.

Visitor Information Centre
Open 11:00 am to 3:00 pm* on weekends over the fall and winter pending volunteer availability.

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