Wednesday Walk with Lori Beattie: Quirky Neighbourhoods

  • Date
    Wednesday, 07 September, 2016
  • Time
    From 06:00 pm to 07:30 pm MDT
  • Organizer
    MEC Calgary
  • Price
  • Address
    Roxboro / Erlton Natural Park
    3010 Roxboro Glen Rd SW
    Calgary, AB


Unfortunately due to unforeseen circumstances, this session has been cancelled. Please join Lori for the final walk of the year on October 5.

Natural Areas, Hidden Stairways and Pocket Parks: Roxboro - Ramsay (SW/SE)


Walk Description:

This walkabout is an eclectic mix of hill climbs into natural area parks, little free libraries, random rabbits, river walking along paved pathways and climbs to phenomenal views. From Roxboro to Ramsay, we connect communities in unexpected ways!

Meet place:

Meet at the corner of Roxboro Road and Roxboro Glen Road, SW


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All of the urban walks will be around 7-8km with varied terrain. This is the one of a series of our Walking Wednesday series taking place throughout 2016. Join us for the final walk this year:

Wednesday October 5, 2016Fall Colours​: Glenmore Reservoir 

About Lori: 

Nicknamed the “Queen of the Urban Hike” by the Calgary Herald, Lori Beattie is the best-selling author of Calgary’s Best Walks, owner of the outdoor company Fit Frog Adventures (, and the host of the Walking Wednesday series on CTV Morning,

Lori’s guidebook leads you on foot through the best parks, neighbourhoods, people-watching streets and pathways of Calgary. Stroll the River Walk past the East Village, enjoy the public art walk in downtown Calgary, climb out of the downtown core up McHugh Bluff for Rocky Mountain views, meander the Weaselhead nature trails or trek with the mule deer in Nose Hill Park’s ravines. Full colour maps along with informative walk descriptions and sidebars will guide you as you explore Calgary on foot.