Cast out your line at one of the many scenic fishing spots located in and around Red Deer.

Young boy enjoying the splash park at Kin Kanyon on a beautiful summer day.

Find your favourite fishing spot

While waiting for your big catch, take a moment to see the beautiful scenery along the Red Deer River or one of our beautiful ponds. Enjoy the tranquility of those long stretches between silence and the action of reeling one in.

All people aged 16 through 65 (inclusive) are required to obtain a fishing license and comply with the Alberta Sportfishing Regulations in order to fish within the city of Red Deer on public waters. Free fishing opportunities exist for seniors, aged 65 and older, and on special Family Fishing Weekends throughout the year.

Fishing within the City of Red Deer and the Waskasoo Park system is permitted daily from 5 a.m. to 11 p.m. Closed signs will be posted if an area is not available for fishing. Report any illegal fishing activity to the Report A Poacher online or call 1-800-642-3800. Please fish responsibly and follow all the current Alberta Sportfishing Regulations.

Two men getting ready for a river boat on a beautiful summer day.

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