Beyond Edmonton – South
South of Edmonton you’ll discover the dynamic thriving communities of Leduc, Nisku, Devon, Calmar, Beaumont and Millet.
DEVON — Visit the Devonian Botanic Garden, a lovingly manicured complex lush with the plant life, ponds and waterfalls of its Kurimoto Japanese Garden. Nature trails, ecological and wetland reserves and more than 10,000 species of plants beautify the garden’s 80-acre expanse.
LEDUC COUNTY — Known for its ‘small town’ charm, Leduc has all the amenities of a big city. Across the highway from Edmonton International Airport; the City of Leduc is home to historical museums, cultural events, and outdoor venues. When you’re flying into Edmonton or headed south on the Queen Elizabeth highway — stop by Leduc for a small-town, big-city experience.
CALMAR — Cozy home to both a series of wonderful murals that depict the town’s history, and to the renowned Ukrainian Zirka Dancers.
BEAUMONT — With its prominent French history, Beaumont offers a relaxing day at Four Seasons Park where you can fish for trout, enjoy a picnic, cycle, jog or stroll the pathways.
MILLET — This Communities in Bloom national winner has earned the title: “Prettiest Little Town in Canada.”