Snowshoeing at Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park

Marvelous March Things To Do

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Snowshoeing at Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park by Janine Adele Photography

Maybe It’s Winter, Maybe It’s Spring

With all the recent snowfall, it appears that winter isn’t ready to leave just yet, so make the most of it with our Winter Adventures.  Whether you want to go skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing or something else, we have the info on where to experience those winter activities in the region.

But let’s not forget about Spring!!  Our Events Calendar is starting to fill up with Easter and Spring events from all over the region.  There are also events for St. Patrick’s Day for those anxious to see more green!!

Check back often – we have events being added every week!

Now’s a Great Time to Play in the Snow…


Sunridge Ski Area

If skiing is one of your favorite winter activities, the slopes are open at Sunridge Ski Area, Kinosoo Ridge, Mount Joy Snow Resort, and Valley Ski Club.  You can find more information on our Downhill Skiing page.

There are also numerous Cross Country Skiing trails to explore in our region.

See more details on these activities and more winter adventures on this page:  Must Do Winter Experiences.

Want more inspiration for winter activities?  Check out our blog posts like this one:

Town of Vermilion/Seekers Media

Enjoy Vermilion’s Vibe with Skiing and Local Après

Another great story with fun winter activities is Connecting to Indigenous Winter Culture in Lac La Biche.

Find more winter adventure stories here!

Some Marvelous March Events

Shake off Winter with a Train Ride – March 17
Welcome Spring with an enjoyable Sunday train ride to a local theatre production on March 17.    The Train will be departing from Kelsey and this year’s play will is “A Play that Goes Wrong”.


Easter Artisan Market at Métis Crossing – March 30
Hop on down to Métis Crossing for a day of shopping at the annual Easter Artisan Market!  Explore handcrafted goods from Indigenous artists and local vendors, perfect for Easter gifts or to treat yourself!  From handmade jewelry and unique artworks to and bath products and crafts, there’s something for everyone.

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What are you doing for Spring Break at the end of March?

Reynolds Alberta Museum

Check out local attractions like Reynolds Alberta Museum and Métis Crossing.

Follow us on Facebook for more details and updated activities during spring break.

It’s Not Too Early to Think About Camping

MD Bonnyville Camping

Municipal District of Bonnyville

With the anticipation of Spring, you might be dreaming of warmer temperatures and camping.

Alberta Parks has opened up camping reservations.  We recommend checking out this guide from Alberta Parks.

Parks Canada has opened up Camping reservations to Elk Island National Park. Click here for details.

Most County and Municipal parks are opening up by April.

Check our camping section to find your favourite park and click through to the online reservations.

Great News…the Roadtrip Adventure Game is back for 2024!

Over $10,000 in Prizes for Roadtrippers to win this summer!

Keep following us for all the details that we will announce soon.

If you’re needing a getaway, check out some of the best and most unique accommodations east of Edmonton.  Book your next Place to Stay!

Enjoy top accommodations across the region at Canalta Hotels.

Looking for more Trip Ideas in 2024?

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