Parkland County Tourism
Looking for something extraordinary to do and see? You’ve found your next destination! Come and discover Parkland County, located just west of the City of Edmonton. From its rolling hills to an incredibly scenic valley, it’s sure to take your breath away!
Whether you are an outdoor enthusiast looking to boost your adrenaline level, or a nature lover trying to find your ‘Zen’ amid the diversity of flora and fauna, Parkland County is the place for you.
From beautiful rolling hills to incredibly scenic river valleys, the opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts to enjoy a fun-filled day in Parkland County are endless. With some of the most scenic areas in the entire province, it has something for everyone: hikers, campers, golfers, boaters, swimmers, bird lovers and more. Parkland County boasts some of the best golf courses in the province, numerous lakes and beaches, and the incredible North Saskatchewan River, providing a wide array of activities that the whole family can enjoy. In addition, Parkland County is home to several world class attractions, including; the Devonian Botanic Gardens, which has over 10,000 species of plants being showcased, including the beautiful Kurimoto Japanese Gardens; The Clifford E. Lee Nature Sanctuary which showcases both birds and wildlife along its many elevated walkways and lookouts and the Wagner Natural Area which allows visitors to experience a prairie wetlands environment that is teeming with wildlife and waterfowl.
In addition to these areas, Parkland County has numerous greenhouses, u-picks, gardens and artisans that showcase their handicrafts. It even has an authentic General Store in Carvel that is like entering a time machine to the early 1900’s. In addition, Parkland County supports the amazing Multicultural Centre in Stony Plain which boasts both the best homemade pie in Canada and offers a look at early pioneer life.
We would like to invite you to take a drive out to our amazing County and experience it firsthand. We guarantee you won’t be disappointed!