You did it! You picked the perfect family camping spot. The facility is spectacular and you’re relaxed in the great outdoors – all that remains is to find the perfect family activities to keep you smiling all trip long. We know it isn’t always easy to find activities the whole family will love. We understand, and we’re here to help. That’s why we took care of the work for you, and found the perfect activities for you and your family to enjoy during your next camping trip just west of Edmonton in the Tri-Region. But don’t worry, you can take the credit for finding these little treasures, we don’t mind.
Grab your rod and a few of your favourite snacks, because the Tri-Region is filled with optimal fishing spots you and your family will love. Let this camping tradition become a family tradition, with fishing in the Tri-Region. Whether it’s the magic of watching the kids catch their first fish, or just enjoying the time spent together, fishing in the Tri-Region is sure to be a memory you’ll never forget. Discover all the local fishing destinations in the Tri-Region.
A story is waiting to be told in Parkland County, all you have to do is find the hidden geocaches to unearth it. You and your family will create a story of your very own as you explore the beautiful lakes and rivers, interesting wilderness and quaint hamlets that make up Parkland County. Download your passport today and let the fun begin! Don’t forget to use #ExploreParkland to share your adventures with all your friends.
Splashing and laughing and swimming, oh my! Grab your swimsuit and discover the Tri-Region like you’ve never seen before, all from the view of a floating tube! Drift down the relaxing and scenic river of Pembina, and experience a fun filled day you and the kids will never forget. Rent a tube from the Pembina River Tubing Co. and drift down this 62-metre gorge created from the Ice Age. What are you waiting for? Jump in!
Ready to shop till you drop? The Tri-Region is filled with all the shops and boutiques you need to find exactly what you’re looking for (and a few little extras!) From the wide selection (and big name shops) in Spruce Grove, to the quaintness of Stony Plain, to unique finds throughout Parkland County – your shopping adventure awaits! Spend the day discovering a treasure for everyone in the family with eclectic and interesting finds waiting around every corner.
Saddle up, because we want to take you on a wild family adventure. Trot your way to family fun
with a horseback riding adventure in the Tri-Region. Explore the area from the fast-paced (or slow walk) view of one of Putting Horse Ranch’s majestic and friendly horses. With exceptional staff, well-maintained facilities and properly trained horses, you can be sure the only thing you need to worry about on this trip is having a blast.
Looking to experience the art and culture side of the Tri-Region? The Melcor Cultural Centre is home to the Spruce Grove Public Library and the Spruce Grove Art Gallery and Gift Store. The Art Gallery operated by the Allied Arts Council, gives you the opportunity to see local talent from Alberta artists of all age groups – with a rotating and ever-changing display. Rain or shine, this indoor facility is the perfect day-time activity for any family looking to absorb some spectacular art.
Combine camping just west of Edmonton with a weekend full of fun. The Tri-Region’s close proximity to Edmonton means you don’t have to travel far to your campsite – and thus, more time for awesome family activities. Let the planning begin!