Starting May 28, 2021, alcohol consumption will be permitted at designated picnic sites in select River Valley parks. Look for signage permitting consumption. edmonton.ca/alcoholinparks
The Capilano Footbridge and renewed trail are now complete and open to the public.
The boat launch is now open as of July 22, 2021. Boat launch parking will not be accessible until the project is complete in August 2021.
The remainder of Capilano Park (permanent washroom facilities, parking lot, and adjacent trails) is currently under construction and will remain closed until mid-August 2021.
Capilano Park is located on the south side of the river at the end of 50 Street. Its year-round amenities make it an ideal destination for users including snowshoeing and cross-country ski trails in the winter and and a dock along with a hand and boat launch in the summer. There is also a designate off-leash trail and a picnic site that can be booked in advance.
City of Edmonton off-leash areas in neighbourhoods and the river valley. Tips for use, Edmonton animal bylaws and fines for misuse.
Starting May 28, 2021 until October 11, 2021, responsible alcohol consumption will be permitted at 47 picnic sites across 7 River Valley parks. For a list of sites where consumption is permitted visit edmonton.ca/alcoholinparks.
Capilano Park has 1 picnic site available for reservation during the summer. The park has 10 picnic tables available for drop-in (no fee) use. Additionally, reservation site tables that aren't reserved in advance can be claimed on a first-come, first-served basis.