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By Joan Marie Galat

Alberta is host to a few of Canada's such a lot beautiful surroundings, from aspen forests and farmland to wetlands and foothills. some of the province's traditional wonders, cultural treasures, historic websites and leisure spots are inside a two-hour force of Edmonton. Day journeys from Edmonton is a complete consultant to Alberta's most sensible destinations-visit secluded, untouched traditional components or hotspots bustling with actions. Day journeys from Edmonton contains maps and pictures, and contours an easy-to-follow structure catered to fit the traveler's wishes. worthwhile information contain:   activity info, historic tidbits, well known occasions, info on wildlife, and possibilities for extra exploration. excellent for making plans a day time out or a weekend away, Day journeys from Edmonton is the last word advisor to this attractive a part of Canada.

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Browse or take a guided tour. WESTLOCK PICNIC AREAS If you bring a picnic, consider unpacking it at the scenic Lindahl Park next to the Westlock Pioneer Museum. Also nearby is the Mountie Park Recreation Area, at 100th Street and 96th Avenue, which has a playground, horseshoe pits, tennis courts, and ball diamonds. Rotary Trail loops into natural areas with pathways for walking, jogging, in-line skating, and cycling. 5 kilometres south, of Westlock on Highway 18. 6 kilometres north of Westlock, Long Island Lake Municipal Park is ideal for those who wish to boat, fish, or swim.

Title. 123'34044 C2013-903549-4 The publisher acknowledges the financial support of the Government of Canada through the Canada Book Fund (CBF) and the Province of British Columbia through the Book Publishing Tax Credit. For Grant, who packs the best picnics and makes every trip an adventure CONTENTS Introduction One-of-a-Kind Attractions Best Places for Birders NORTH OF EDMONTON St. Albert St. Albert Grain Elevator Park and Train Station Mission Hill Father Lacombe Chapel Musée Héritage Museum Little White School Michif Cultural and Resource Institute ACT Celebration Garden Riverlot 56 Natural Area Lois Hole Centennial Provincial Park Red Willow Park St.

Distance: 52 km, or about 46 minutes, from Edmonton. Info: Mural tours are available in French and English by phoning Ernie Chauvet at 780-910-1871 or Centralta Tourism Society at 780-460-1034. The rolling landscape you pass on the way to Legal also welcomed the area’s first settlers at the end of the 18th and beginning of the 19th centuries. Seeking the area’s rich and fertile soil, most pioneers travelled from Quebec, but others arrived from Canada’s eastern provinces, the United States, and Europe.

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