Fish Creek Wildlife

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The park is home to a variety of wildlife species such as deer, coyote, weasels, fish, amphibians, and hundreds of bird species that visit Fish Creek at different times of year or call the park home year‐round.

Please Respect Wildlife

Wildlife can be unpredictable and will defend themselves if they feel threatened. When you see wild animals, give them plenty of space, and always keep your dog on a leash in the park.

Check out these photos that were taken by park visitors:
Interested in wildlife, visit:

Nature Calgary

Alberta Wilderness Association

Canadian Parks and Wilderness Society 

Wildlife photo credits:

  • Bohemian Wax Wings, Tim Hopwood
  • Boreal Chorus Frog, Kris Kendell
  • Bobcat, Douglas Schmidt
  • Deer and Fawn, Elaine Barnes
  • Fox, Phil Smith
  • Greater Yellowlegs, Phil Smith
  • Great Horned Owl, Anne Elliott
  • Little Brown Bat, Joanna Coleman
  • Mallard and Hooded Merganser, Phil Smith
  • Red Squirrel, Dan Arndt
  • Tiger Salamander, Kris Kendell
  • Varied Thrush, Bob Lefebvre
  • Weasel, Phil Smith
  • White-tailed Deer, Dave Breckon
  • Coyote, Ken Pride
  • Mink, Ken Pride