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Hawrelak Park hiking

Canadian Rockies, Alberta, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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Why choose a trail at Hawrelak Park?

Hawrelak Park is a large park in Edmonton, Alberta. It is named after Peter Hawrelak, who was mayor of Edmonton from 1971 to 1974. The park is located on the north bank of the North Saskatchewan River and covers an area of 318 hectares. It is the most popular park in Edmonton, with over 2 million visitors each year.

The park has a number of features, including a large lake, a river valley trail system, a playground, a waterpark, and a number of sports fields. It is also home to the Edmonton Valley Zoo, the John Janzen Nature Centre, and the Muttart Conservatory.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule
Monday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Tuesday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Wednesday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Thursday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Friday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Saturday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Sunday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Coordinates
-113.5474445
53.527866

What are the coordinates and address of Hawrelak Park?

Hawrelak Park
(780) 442-5311
9330 Groat Rd NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 2A8, Canada

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Starting Point

The trails at the Hawrelak Park in Alberta can be accessed from the north side of the park near the Edmonton River Valley.

Why visit Hawrelak Park

Hawrelak Park is a beautiful park located in Edmonton, Alberta. The park is home to a variety of different gardens, including the Japanese Garden, the English Garden, and the Rose Garden. There are also several ponds and a large lake in the park. The park is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

Is Hawrelak Park in Alberta a good place for the whole family?

Hawrelak Park is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone entertained, including a playground, a waterpark, and a petting zoo.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Hawrelak Park in Alberta are hiking, biking, and fishing.

-The Edmonton Valley Zoo is a great place to visit with kids. It has a variety of animals from around the world, as well as a petting zoo and playground.

-The Muttart Conservatory is a botanical garden featuring four glass pyramids filled with different gardens.

-The Legislative Assembly of Alberta is the building where the province's government meets. It's open for tours and has a free museum inside.

-Rundle Park is a large park with a lake, playgrounds, and walking and biking trails.

Where to eat?

1. The Blue Plate Diner - 9640 142 Street

2. Shawarma Palace - 10704 Jasper Avenue

3. Pho Hoa Binh - 10132 100 Street

4. Seoul Garden - 10714 Jasper Avenue

5. The Keg Steakhouse + Bar - 10180 101 Street

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

What are the opening hours?

Monday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Tuesday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Wednesday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Thursday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Friday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Saturday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM
Sunday: 5:00 AM – 11:00 PM

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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