There’s nothing more heartwarming than strolling down memory lane and looking back on the summer memories you created with your family. Funny stories, family photos, and fantastic adventures are bonding moments everyone wants to create, without breaking the bank or begging your boss for time off work. Leave the hassle at the door and enjoy the carefree family getaway you won’t want to miss out on, just minutes away from home. Here’s a sneak peek of your upcoming destinations.
Diamond Grove RV Campground
Set upon 25 acres of quiet land, Diamond Grove is where convenience meets luxurious camping! At Diamond Grove you’re within 5 minutes of all amenities including the TransAlta Tri Leisure Centre, restaurants, coffee shops, grocery stores, banks, gas stations, pharmacies, and more. Plus it’s just a short 15 minute drive to Edmonton’s River Cree Casino and West Edmonton Mall. Enjoy giant sized lots, most of which are outfitted with a clean cement pad, picnic table, electrical hookup, and fire pit. It’s the best of both worlds – escape the hustle of the city, but be near it all with Diamond Grove RV Campground.
Luxury and the outdoors unite at this fully serviced and fully gated RV Park in the heart of Stony Plain. If you’ve been itching to take your family’s RV out for an adventure, pull into any of the available 34 pulled-through sites, or one of the 43 back-in sites. Stay connected with all the luxuries from home. Every site comes fully loaded with full hookups, cable TV and WiFi so you can kick back and relax, the 21st century way. But don’t spend all day indoors, because this park is within walking distance to coffee shops (including a Tim Horton’s), boutique shopping, restaurants, and festivals.
Discover the haven that lives deep within the forest at Shadybrook Campground. Located an hour west of Edmonton in the beautiful village of Seba Beach, this spacious RV resort offers peace and privacy. Shadybrook Campground offers full service sites nestled among tall spruce and pine trees, so you can absorb the wonders of nature with all the comforts of home. While you’re here, enjoy all the new and exciting experiences Shadybrook has to offer. With bird watching, nature walks, fire pits, boating, fishing, swimming and so much more, you’ll see why so many people are calling this campground their home away from home.
Stony Plain Lions RV Park and Campground
Become one of the annual visitors that flock to Stony Plain Lions RV Park and Campground to absorb the lush, mature scenery that surrounds 54 fully serviced camp sites. With a history dating back to 1989, this perfect outdoors escape continues to exceed all expectations, as it generates funds that support community youth projects, health care, a library, and senior lodges. Let this park exceed all your expectations, with full hookup sites, free WiFi, and a perfect playground for the kids. Combine that with nearby attractions such as the Stony Plain mural collection, Stony Plain Golf Course, and the Multicultural Heritage Centre, you’ll see what keeps people coming back to this awesome campground in Stony Plain.
Allan Beach Resort
Peaceful, clear, spring-fed waters are calling your name at Hubbles Lake, less than 30km outside of Edmonton. Grab some slushies and an ice-cream cone right on the resort, then soak up the sun and relax on this sandy beach, just like you’ve always imagined. Don’t worry about noisy water vehicles disrupting your peace and quiet. This lake is reserved for non-motorized watercraft and boats, making it the perfect spot for canoeing, scuba diving, wind surfing, sailing and fishing. Planning on staying awhile? Park your RV in one of the resort’s 136 individual RV suites, and let the fun take care of itself.
Pembina River Provincial Park
This provincial park is a must for anyone looking for a perfect weekend filled with hiking, camping, and floating your worries down the river. Whether you’re enjoying a performance at the amphitheatre, running around at the playground or enjoying some family time around a roaring fire pit, this provincial park will be one for the memory books. Nestled between the towns of Entwistle and Evansburg, this Alberta park offers a mixture of 130 open and treed sites, perfect for both RV’s and tents.
Feature photo thanks to Shadybrook Campground.