Beyond Edmonton – West


Just west of Edmonton, picturesque Parkland County is home to lakes, beaches, golf courses and outdoor attractions that magnify the area’s natural splendour.

DEVONIAN BOTANIC GARDEN — This attraction boasts more than 80 acres of display gardens and 110 acres of natural areas. As well, its Japanese Garden comes complete with a Japanese Tea House.

CITY OF SPRUCE GROVE — Named for its abundance of mature trees, Spruce Grove is home to the 40-acre Heritage Grove Park with 15 km of multi-use trails and The Links, a world-class 18-hole golf course.

TOWN OF STONY PLAIN — Discover the region’s pioneer history at the Multicultural Heritage Centre, a provincial historical site and living museum. The Heritage Walk of Murals, another attraction, comprises 23 life-sized murals that recreate the area’s history on the side of buildings.v