• Strathcona Wilderness Centre

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Strathcona Wilderness Centre

Ph. 780-922-3939

52535 Range Road 212, Ardrossan, AB (Mailing address: 2001 Sherwood Drive, Sherwood Park T8A 3W7)

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Drop-in Calendar

Holiday Hours

December 24: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
December 25: CLOSED
December 26: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
December 31: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
January 1: 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Celebrate New Year's Day at the Wilderness Centre

Dress warmly, bring a mug and head join us for a day of winter fun from 1 – 4 p.m. on January 1, 2019.

Activities include:
- snowshoeing and cross-country skiing
- toonie ski lessons (1 p.m. or 3 p.m.)
- toonie snowshoe ramble (2 p.m.)

Proceeds from toonie lessons go to the Strathcona Food Bank. Regular trail and rental fees apply.

Year-round operation hours

Monday – Sunday 9 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Closed Christmas Day and Easter Sunday

Cross-country ski equipment rentals are now open!

Dec 7: Cross-country ski and snowshoe rentals are to be used only within the Strathcona Wilderness Centre park area. All rentals are due back 1 hour prior to closing.

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Check out the live trail conditions at the Wilderness Centre.

Strathcona Wilderness Centre Trail Map

Reminder: The front gate is locked at 4:30 p.m. Please remember pets, including dogs and horses, bicycles and off-road vehicles are not permitted at the Wilderness Centre.

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Last updated: Monday, December 17, 2018
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