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 – Hooks & Spikes

Challenges Grasslands are Facing

Canada’s Grasslands – The Nature of Things

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Fly Fishing School 2018

Fly Fishing School 2018

The 2018 offering of the Fly Fishing Schools was a combined effort of the Glenbow Ranch Park Foundation, the Bighill Creek Preservation Society and the Cochrane Environmental Action Committee. Two separate days were offered for our five adults and three children in their early teens. Due to the unavailability of the Visitor Centre, the Clubhouse of the Town of Cochrane was used. Each student was provided with a detailed manual covering all aspects of fly fishing ...
The buzz on bees

The buzz on bees

Did you know that the week of June 18th to 24th this year was Pollinator Week? Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park was buzzing with activity – led by Wildlife Preservation Canada, an assortment of bumble bee citizen science training events were held on and off-site throughout the week. Over 50 participants were taught all about how to identify bumble bees and help collect data on the diverse pollinator populations at the park ...

Upcoming Events

255001 Glenbow Road
Cochrane, Alberta T4C 0B7
Phone: 403-851-9053

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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