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

If you find these resources useful please consider making a donation!

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Park Talk: Eagle Watch

Park Talk: Eagle Watch

Ever wonder how fast North America's largest bird of prey can dive?Since 1992, Rocky Mountain Eagle Research Foundation (RMERF) volunteers have performed annual raptor migration counts at the same site location in the Kananaskis Country, Alberta.The Rocky Mountain Eagle Research Foundation is a non-profit organization, registered in the Province of Alberta, with Canadian charitable status. The Foundation is dedicated to the study of migrant and resident eagles and other birds of prey in the mountains of Western Canada ...
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Cochrane Eagle: GRPF Receives Grant from Cochrane Foundation

Cochrane Eagle: GRPF Receives Grant from Cochrane Foundation

GRPF was pleased to receive a grant from the Cochrane Foundation on Tuesday March 19th ...
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Winter Ranching

Winter Ranching

Here at Glenbow Ranch Provincial Park, land is leased to local 3J Farms, whose cattle play an important role in grassland management. With winter seeming to never end, we asked John Copithorne of 3J Farms how he and his cattle prepare for and manage the long winter months ...
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Fat Bikes Return!

Fat Bikes Return!

Our March 9th Fat Bike Tour of the Ranch is fast approaching! We have sold out our morning tour but still have spots left for our afternoon tour. Learn all about the history and ecology of Glenbow Ranch while trying out fat biking! Tickets for those needing a fat bike are $60. However, if you own your own bike but what to come along for a guided tour, tickets are $35. Tickets include your tour, coffee and hot chocolate supplied by Cochrane Coffee Traders and swag from our event partners Bike Bros ...
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Upcoming Events

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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