There is nothing like a vacation at the lake. You dream of it during the year, anticipating the day that you step back onto the soft sand and take a deep breath of fresh air. Lazy mornings are spent sipping coffee on your deck, enjoying the sunrise and listening to the many songbirds.

fishing on Buffalo LakeFisherman are eager to head out for an early morning troll and avid water-skiers are itching to make their first cut of the day. Sunny afternoons at the beach flow seamlessly into warm evenings and the casual gathering of friends.

Highlights of the day are relived as steaks sizzle on the barbecue. Great fun is had making s’mores on your own private campfire. An evening stroll and a last look at the moonlight reflecting on the water confirms what you already know: the pace of life is better here.

There is no shortage of things to do in the summer:

  • swimming

  • waterskiing

  • sailing, boating

  • fishing

  • golfing (6 challenging courses w/n 1/2hr.drive)

  • biking

  • bird-watching

  • nature trail walking

  • farmer's markets

  • horseback riding

Ideal accomodation for group activities like:

  • business meetings

  • hunting

  • craft retreat weekends for scrapbooking, quilting, etc.

  • weddings, family reunions

hunting party and guide at Pelican Point Lookout Inn

Plenty of year-round activities as well:

  • quadding

  • snowmobiliing

  • cross-country skiing

  • ice-fishing

  • curling

Centrally located for day trips to many points of interest:

  • AB Prairie Railway Excursions (1/2 hr drive)

  • Antique Mall (15 minute drive)

  • Spas (15 minute drive)

  • Reynolds Museum, Wetaskiwin (45 minute drive)

  • Royal Tyrell Museum of Paleontology, Drumheller

  • Donalda Gallery for the Arts

Tubing on Buffalo Lake

 

 

A wedding on the beach at Buffalo Lake