The perfect lakeside community, for your perfect getaway. Sylvan Lake is a family friendly atmosphere that prides itself on morals such as respect for the environment, and diverse economic opportunities. Try recreational activities that are as unique as the community itself, with excitement such as winter polar bear dips, ice fishing, year-round events and festivals, beach volleyball and more. Enjoy the beauty of the sparkling lake itself, or have fun on land with a variety of parks, playgrounds, outdoor facility rentals, trails, a dog park and much more. Escape for a quick weekend getaway or stay a while. The choice is yours.
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Explore Central Alberta
August 7, 2019
Relive Like a Local: Visit Central Alberta’s History
Heritage isn’t just memory, it’s culture. See the vibrant buildings, murals, parks, and art throughout Central Alberta’s communities. See it, touch it, and experience it all first hand as you make your way through the region.
August 3, 2019
Trek Like A Local: Hiking & Horses Through Central Alberta’s Trails
Over 3200km of trails map Central Alberta’s landscape in both urban and rural municipalities. From the mountains to the grass sea, the region shines as the destination for hiking and horse riding.
July 18, 2019
Adventure Like A Local: Your Guide To Mountain Biking & Skateboarding In Central Alberta
Mountain Biking is the ultimate thrill and challenge on wheels. Of course, you need an off road experience, not necessarily the mountains, to mountain bike. That’s why some people go for sand dunes, rocky shores, or rolling hills – here’s your guide to some of the places to head to for mountain biking and skateboarding […]