Edmonton is located in the province of Alberta. It is the provincial capital and largest city in its province. Edmonton is a metropolitan city that has the ease and friendliness of a rural town.

Residents of Edmonton are proud of its outdoor recreation and sports. It has a lot of green space and is centrally located between Jasper National Park and Elk Island National Park.

Main attractions in and around Edmonton include West Edmonton Mall, Edmonton House, Jasper National Park, Elk Island National Park and Fort Edmonton park. Other interesting destinations and attractions around Edmonton include Calgary, Banff, Jasper, and Red Deer.


Edmonton accommodations include nightly and long-term stay rentals units. Accommodations consist of bed and breakfasts, inns, lodges, motels, and hotels.

Travelers will find the perfect accommodation to suit their needs while they stay in the city. Many Edmonton accommodations offer guests services and cater to travelers' individual needs.


Edmonton festivals include the Jazz City Edmonton and Kiwanis Music Festival.

Canadian Finals Rodeo Nov 10 - 14, 2004
Farmfair International Nov 6 - 14, 2004
Festival of Trees Nov 27 - Nov 30, 2004
Global Visions Film Festival Nov 5 - Nov 9, 2004
Jazz City Edmonton
Kiwanis Music Festival Apr 21 - May 5, 2004
Northern Alberta International Children's Festival June 1 - 5, 2004


Edmonton fishing provides many ways to challenge your skills. Experienced guides will bring you to where the fish are found, and provide lessons in the secrets of the sport.

Many varieties of fish can be found in the Edmonton area, including rainbow and brown trout, walleye, and northern pike. Year round all inclusive tours are available from experienced guides.

Edmonton fishing trips can include river or lake fishing, and customized tour packages are available for small or large groups. Accommodations and transportation can be added to custom trips.

Fly Fishing

Edmonton fly fishing encompasses a variety of fun trips for the whole family. Go fishing in the Bow River, or Cold Lake, for your next vacation.

Fly fishing in Edmonton is an excellent way to de-stress and enjoy the sport. Many types of fish are found in the area, including rainbow and brown trout.

Edmonton fly fishing trips can be arranged through local area guides. Package trips can include transportation from Edmonton hotels, boat, and equipment rentals.


Edmonton golf courses are world class locations. Over 70 courses are found in the area for players of all skill levels. Whether they are minutes from downtown, or a short drive away, these courses are picturesque and a major draw for tourists.

Golf in Edmonton is a sport for all ages and skill levels. Courses offer family green fees, restaurants, clubhouses, equipment rentals, and championship and amateur tournaments throughout the season.


Edmonton hotels are located throughout the city and surrounding areas. Local hotels include vacation, luxury, and long-term stay. No matter where you want to stay in Edmonton you will find a hotel that meets your needs.

&Suites, Travelodge Edmonton West, and Comfort Inn Edmonton.


Edmonton motels are the best way to travel whether for business or pleasure. These friendly motels will provide you with a great night's sleep with their clean and quiet rooms.

Motels in the Edmonton area offer many nice amenities to their guests. Air conditioned and pet friendly rooms are available. Some motels offer free satellite movies and sports, and laundry facilities.


Edmonton skiing facilities include downhill and cross-country trails. Some of the best skiing areas in the region include Elk Island National Park, Camrose Nordic Centre, Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area, Rabbit hill, Snow Valley, and Sunridge. Together facilities provide hundreds of day and night ski runs and trails for skiers and snowboarders.


Edmonton tours include many sightseeing and adventure tours. Tours bring visitors to the rugged beauty of western Canada and provide a unique vacation.

Tour companies offer various accompanied activities including adrenaline sports, scenic tours and fishing. Visitors will find many available tours in Edmonton and surrounding areas in any season.


Edmonton weather is full of sun.