7 Pictures From the Sylvan Lake Polar Bear Dip

Sylvan Lake Polar Bear Dip

The sun was shining and the weather was sweet. Sweet enough for a dip in a frozen Sylvan Lake. Family Day long weekend saw people heading in droves to the Town of Sylvan Lake for the annual Winter Festival. With lots to do with the family, the town of Sylvan Lake transforms itself from what is usually a summer destination … Read More

Family Day Weekend at Sylvan Lake’s Winter Festival

Join in the celebration of ice and snow as Sylvan Lake kicks off its signature Winter Festival this Family Day Long weekend. Take the kids out and get some fresh air as you stroll around the town taking in the all the sites and sounds of the Winter Festival. Here’s a few of the events to look forward to: Family … Read More

There’s so much to do in Sylvan Lake this Summer

Sylvan Lake Alberta

Located 25 kilometers west of Red Deer along Highway 11, the town of Sylvan Lake is situated on the Southeast edge of Sylvan Lake. Some interesting facts about Sylvan Lake: The anniversary of the founding is celebrated every year in Sylvan Lake as “1913 Days” In 1983, the original waterslide was replaced with Wild Rapids Waterslide, which is the largest … Read More

Six reasons to love Sylvan Lake

Central Alberta’s beach town In a beach town, you get to eat lots of ice cream and walk around in your bathing suit all day – so that’s a great start. And if you’re in Sylvan Lake, you can also strap on a water jet pack, watch an outdoor movie and play a whole bunch of golf too. Here are … Read More

Four things to do twice in Sylvan Lake

Sylvan Lake is a fun little beach town, just 25 minutes west of Red Deer. The lake is warm and shallow for a long way out with a big soft sandy beach, a marina and big waterslides. Let’s just say it’s the kind of place where you can have two ice cream cones a day and it’s totally ok. Here … Read More