When it’s hot out – Sylvan Lake is the perfect place to head! From delicious ice cream to a variety of amazing water sports, the opportunities to beat the heat are endless.
Here are the top tips for keeping cool in #SylvanLake:
1. Sylvan Lake Aqua Splash
Sylvan Lake Aqua Splash is the first open-water park in Alberta. This new tourist attraction represents the evolution of water play! The large open water obstacle course includes a 15-foot tower, oversized trampoline, wiggle bridge, slides, cliffs and more.
2. Sunsport Rentals
Specializing in rentals of boats, paddle boards, kayaks and personal watercrafts. They even provide the boaters licence! Whether you are looking for speed, or just to simply cruise beautiful Sylvan Lake – they have what you need.
3. Canadian Jetpack Adventures – Alberta Flyboard
Flyboarding is the latest in extreme watersports, but don’t be fooled, it’s much easier than it looks! Their talented and knowledgeable certified Flyboard instructors will have you flying in just minutes.
4. Pack a picnic
Find some shade or head over to Centennial Park and rent one of three picnic shelters. Centennial Park is a large green space on the shore of Sylvan Lake and features great playgrounds, picnic tables and washrooms. To rent a shelter call: 403 887 2199
Another option is to head to Lakefront Park (old waterslides location). This public green space has lots of grass to relax on, park furnishings, trails and an unbeatable view of the lake.
5. Enjoy the A/C at Lanmark Cinemas
Catch a flick and cool down in the dark, air conditioned movie theatre! Plus, until September 14, 2017 buy one General Admission movie ticket and get 50% OFF your second ticket when you enter promo code50OFF at landmarkcinemas.com. This offer is not available in theatre.
6. Catch a breeze riding Go-Karts
Challenge your family or friends to a race around the track at Lakeside Go-Karts & Mini Golf. The cool breeze as you swerve, curve and zoom will be sure to help you beat the heat. They also have bumper cars, kiddie cars and a super fun 18-hole mini golf course.
7. A cool treat
It’s always ice cream weather, but the hot weather will have you going back for seconds! Cool down with a treat from The Big Moo Ice Cream Parlour, or a slushy drink from any of our family friendly patios along Lakeshore Drive. At Food Truck Thursday and the Sylvan Lake Farmers Market, grab a cool lemonade and feel instantly refreshed.