Summertime Family Adventure Spots

Family Adventure Spots

Everybody loves a beach day. But don’t waste it sitting in one place! Within easy walking distance along the beach are too many great activities and things to see!
Sylvan Lake Ice Cream

The Sylvan Lake Lighthouse

The Sylvan Lake lighthouse is perched overlooking the Waters Edge Marina and is the only in-land lighthouse between the Pacific Coast and Lake Winnipeg! Known for its iconic red and white hues, the lighthouse is a unique delight and a great spot to walk to along the beach. Check it out at night when its colorful LED lights are turned on!
Family with Lighthouse

A Water Playground: The Aqua Splash

The Sylvan Lake Aqua Splash is an inflatable playground right on the water! Slip, splash, and slide your way across the obstacle course and find a new way to experience the water. See more info at

Go-Karts and Mini Golf

Lakeside Go-Karts and Mini Golf is a classic and beloved Sylvan Lake family activity that has become a tradition for many. With renovations and brand new go-karts for 2021! Zoom around the track, bounce off bumper cars, or try out the fun, tricky features at the mini golf course. See more info at
Lakeside-Go-Karts-and-Mini Golf

Rent Boats or Paddle Equipment

Try out boating with a rental! Find motor boats, sea-doos, kayaks, paddleboards and peddle boats at Sun Sport Recreation. Boating is a unique way to experience the lake. Launch into a calm bay perfect for leisurely paddling or head out across the water to see the shoreline. See more info at

Visit the Local Ice Cream Parlour

This family owned and operated ice cream parlour on the beachfront has served sweet treats for nearly 30 years to Sylvan Lake’s beachgoers. Kids will have fun peeking over the ice cream flavours to choose their own and visiting the colorful life-size spotted cow statue out front! See more info at

Axe-ing for Trouble!

Get your lumberjack on at Woodshed Axe Throwing! Ages 10+ can try their skills aiming at digital interactive targets. Don't forget to check them out for weekly leagues, and events like glow-in-the-dark Glow N' Throw.

The Sylvan Lake Farmer's Market

The Sylvan Lake Farmers Market takes over the Lakefront Park’s parking lot every Friday night from 4:00pm - 7:30pm throughout June to September. A collection of crafters, artisans, food trucks, fresh meats and produce, you can even catch the occasional live music performance. See more info at