Sylvan Lake is one of the most visited lakes and parks in Alberta, Canada. The marina,water and the beach areas are just a few of the great places to have some fun and to have a relaxing vacation with your family and friends.
Sylvan Lake is a 42.8 square kilometre body of water. It is jam-packed with a variety of activities for the whole family, no matter what season it is. During the warmer months, the lake is a destination for plenty of watersports and family activities such as swimming, wake boarding, water skiing, fishing and boating. During the winter months visitors can take advantage of the freezing temperature to enjoy ice-skating, ice fishing and a some special events on the lake.
During summer, Sylvan Lake is a great destination for those who just want to soak up the sun and relax on the beach. Alternatively you can have some fun at the waterslides or play a round of mini-golf. There are other activities you will find just off the beach including some unique shopping and a weekly Farmers Market at Railway Park Promenade. Whether it is a food market or a retail market, you will definitely enjoy exploring what this resort community has to offer its visitors. In addition, a line of restaurants and cafes are found along Lakeshore Drive and it is a great way to explore the delicacies while visiting Sylvan Lake.
No matter what the tourist season, there is an event that will be of interest to you. Sylvan Lake has something for everyone, so your vacation will definitely be a fun experience for the whole family.
If you are planning a visit to Sylvan Lake this summer you should know to that it is also the busiest season for tourists. You will want to book and plan your trip ahead of time, to avoid the rush. Book your hotel or accommodation as early as you can so you can get the best rates and even the best rooms.