If you ask any local, they’ll tell you that the heartbeat of Edmonton is our glorious river valley. Stretching right through downtown, this expanse of urban parkland is the largest in North America; and that’s just the beginning. We've got outdoor activities and things to do aplenty, whether it's winter, summer or any season in between. Your Edmonton adventure starts here.
Get out to the great outdoors
Skating, snowshoeing, canoeing, helicopter tours and more. Get out there and explore Edmonton's outdoor attractions!
Camp. Kayak. Hike. Snowshoe. Repeat.
Let our blog be your guide for the best ways to connect with nature in Edmonton, whether it's 30 degrees above or below.
Discover Elk Island
Spot bison, moose, deer, elk and over 250 species of birds. Cap off the day at this dark sky preserve where you may get lucky enough to catch the Northern Lights.