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Glendon, Alberta, Pyrogy Capital of the World

Historic Glendon, Alberta, is the pyrogy capital of the world.
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7 Outrageous Alberta Landmarks

Alberta’s Lakeland, east of Edmonton, has one of a kind landmarks that reveal something about each town’s history or heart.
Restaurants in Alberta's Lakeland

9 Eateries with Great Vibes in Alberta’s Lakeland 

Alberta’s Lakeland, east of Edmonton, has amazing places to eat in vibrant, unique venues. 
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3 Must Do Winter Experiences in Northeastern Alberta

Alberta’s Lakeland, east of Edmonton, has amazing must do winter experiences such as ice fishing, snowboarding, Nordic or downhill skiing.
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Explore Alberta’s Rich Métis History at Métis Crossing

Metis Crossing Interpretive Centre, Canada’s first Métis cultural destination, in Alberta’s Lakeland near Edmonton, makes exploring Canada’s Indigenous history interesting and fun.

4 Nifty Things to Do in Alberta’s Lakeland

Looking for nifty experiences for a family or girlfriend getaway? Escape rooms, b&bs, Indigenous culture and biking are 4 nifty things to do in northeastern Alberta.
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48 Hours in Cold Lake, a Weekend Getaway in Alberta’s Lakeland

Cold Lake has great restaurants, things to do and places to stay to make for a fun 48 hour weekend getaway in northeastern Alberta’s stunning Lakeland.
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7 of the Coolest Places To Stay In Alberta’s Lakeland

Hideaway Adventure Grounds Wild, beautiful memories with family or friends start somewhere. There is still time to make some this summer. In August, hot ...

Weekend Getaway in Alberta

Fret not about the name as the only smoke here is perhaps in the sausages. Kaskapite Sakigan, or Smoky Lake, in Cree was named ...
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Best Sturgeon Fishing In Alberta

Guest Blog by Lisa Roper, Outdoor Enthusiast Finally, a subtle tug at the tip of the rod and with one full motion I set ...

Ross Lake : A Guest Blog By Rylann McCarthy

Ross Lake: Whitney Lakes Provincial Park Whether you are looking to dip your paddle in the water or get down to earth with the ...
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Elk Point: A Guest Blog By Ryan Stinn

Welcome to the land of Elk Point, a charming small town with a lovely variety of shopping and nature to behold. This town is ...
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Shopping Green | Your Guide To Garden Centres & Greenhouses in Alberta

Nothing quite says spring in the northeast like a trip to the garden centres or greenhouses in Alberta. Or, if you are a real ...
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Bed & Breakfasts in Alberta | Your Guide on Where to Stay in the Lakeland

Whether you’re a local in the Lakeland looking for a peaceful weekend getaway or an out of towner looking for a cozy place to ...

Hiking with Kids | 7 Tips for a Smooth Trail Adventure

Alberta is home to thousands of people who love to be outdoors. There is no shortage of amazing outdoor sports, activities and events in ...

Winter Birds | A Guide to Winter Birdwatching in the Lakeland

During the later summer and into fall, you’ll often hear the honking of hundreds of Canadian Geese as they begin their long journey for ...

Winter Camping | Tips for Comfort and Safety

If you feel a little bummed out every September when most campgrounds close up for the winter, why not get brave and try winter ...

Exploring Some of the Lakeland’s Indoor Farmers’ Markets

Summer may be over, but it’s not too late to get your fix of farmers’ market goodness.   As the temperature begins to chill ...

Fall Rainbows on the Fly

Most fly fishers think of the eastern slopes of the Rocky Mountains as the best area for giant rainbows but Alberta’s Lakeland consistently produces ...
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