Edmonton, Alberta

Camping and RVing in Edmonton

Edmonton is always abuzz with activity. There are regular musical and cultural festivals (not to mention RV shows) here, making it one of the most enjoyable places for RVers to visit. And of course, in between recreational activities, you'll have to stop by West Edmonton Mall and do some shopping. Scroll down on our Edmonton landing page for extensive information on tourist attractions, visitor information, sani-dumps, RV dealers, campsites and more.

Top things to see and do in Edmonton

Edmonton brings out the best of Alberta, with friendly residents and impressive attractions.

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Left to right: Maya, Kasim, Lindawaty and  Angela Padmanadi

Edmonton and its visitors open their minds and mouths to vegetarian options

Despite the economy and stereotypes around Albertan diners, Edmonton’s diverse dining options have become must-eat spots.

January 2016 » by Jillian Clarke
Alberta Legislature Building and reflection, Edmonton Alberta

From private life to public office, Edmonton has a history for that

Whether it’s a private member’s bill or a private residence you’re interested in, Edmonton takes its history public.

April 2015 » by Trina Ayling
Wayne Millar explains how Elk Island National Park and the Cooking Lake-Blackfoot recreation area offer world-class wildlife photography opportunities.

Moose on the loose near Devon, Alberta

Backcountry guide and photographer Wayne Millar explains how Elk Island National Park and the Cooking Lake-Blackfoot recreation area offer world-class wildlife photography opportunities.

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Strathcona Wilderness Centre.

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June 2013 » by Kimberly Schoenberger
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Edmonton Visitor Information

Edmonton RV Resorts And Campgrounds

Rainbow Valley Campground
Phone: 1-888-434-3991
Whitemud Creek Golf and RV Resort
Phone: 1-866-988-6800
Elk Island National Park
Phone: 780-922-5790
Kawtikh Recreation Retreat
Phone: 780-922-5168
Whitemud Creek Golf and RV Resort
Phone: 1-866-988-6800
Shakers Acres Tent and Trailer Park
Phone: 1-877-447-3565
Spring Lake RV Resort
Phone: 780-963-3993

Edmonton Attractions

Edmonton Folk Festival

The fun-loving atmosphere at the Edmonton Folk Festival makes it a popular event for all music fans.

Citadel Theatre

See talented performers bring new and classic plays to life before your eyes.

West Edmonton Mall

Aside from the multitude of stores to peruse, there is a water park, skating rink, nightlife, minigolf, marine attraction and more.

Alberta Aviation Museum

Tour the third largest aircraft collection in Canada, view relevant exhibits and take part in other educational activities.

Edmonton Valley Zoo

Get up close and personal with these lovable critters, and learn about conservation and animal care.

West Edmonton Mall

The place to satisfy a variety of tastes

The West Edmonton Mall, located in Alberta, Canada, is not just a shopping centre. It’s a top tourist destination with nearly 30.8 million visitors annually, making it the province’s number-one tourist attraction.

Measuring 5.3 million square feet and home to nearly 800 stores and services - including 10 world-class attractions, two hotels, over 100 dining venues, the widest variety of one-of-a-kind retailers, and entertainment for all ages - the West Edmonton Mall incorporates the shopping and entertainment needs of the consumer in one fabulous location.

With the vast attractions available - such as the World Waterpark, the Sea Life Caverns, the Ice Palace and the world’s largest indoor amusement park, Galaxyland, you will need to plan for a few days of exploring. So, the next time you are in Edmonton or thinking about a multipurpose place to satisfy a variety of tastes for your next family vacation, consider the West Edmonton Mall as one of the stops on your list.

Phone: 780-444-5308

Edmonton RV Dealers and Repair

Fraserway RV
Phone: 780-447-5681
Woody’s RV World
Phone: 780-455-3380
ArrKann Trailer & RV Centre
Phone: 780-440-4811
Carefree Coach & RV
Phone: 780-438-2008
Great North RV Inc.
Phone: 780-455-9919

Edmonton Sani-Dumps

Gateway Park Information Centre
Phone: 1-800-463-4667
Elk Island National Park
Phone: 780-922-5790
Kawtikh Recreation Retreat
Phone: 780-922-5168
Rainbow Valley Campground
Phone: 1-888-434-3991
Shakers Acres Tent and Trailer Park
Phone: 1-877-447-3565
Whitemud Creek Golf and RV Resort
Phone: 1-866-988-6800

Key Alberta Central Contacts

  • West Edmonton Mall

    We sell fun!

    The West Edmonton Mall is where people come to shop, play and stay.

    West Edmonton Mall
  • RV Care Network

    Travel with confidence

    RV Care is Canada's national RV dealer network. Purchase a new or used RV from an RV Care dealership and enjoy priority service at all RV Care locations when you travel. For people traveling south, we have an alliance with the Priority RV Network with over 100 locations throughout the USA. RV Care stores are also an excellent source for all the parts and supplies at great prices to help you enjoy the RV lifestyle. Vancouver Island to Newfoundland and all over the USA you're never far from one of over 160 RV Care and Priority RV stores. Download the free RV Care app on your mobile device for GPS directions. Full information available on our website and at any RV Care dealer location.

    RV Care Network Ltd.
  • Visit Vermilion

    Small town feel, big city convenience

    Vermilion may appear to be just a small rural community, but if you look closer, you will realize that this town boasts big-city advantages, while still maintaining that small-town feel. Life is better in Vermilion because we take time to enjoy life!

    Town of Vermilion
  • Grove RV and Leisure

    Jasper Getaway contest!

    Win a Jasper weekend getaway in the Mercedes-powered Free Spirit by Leisure travel vans—courtesy of Grove RV, your Edmonton and area RV dealer. Prize includes: a Free Spirit travel van on loan for three nights and three days (Friday afternoon pickup from Grove RV and Monday morning return to Grove RV), a two-night stay at an RV campground in Jasper and insurance coverage for one driver. To learn more about RVing in Jasper and to see the top 5 Jasper must-do’s, click here!

    Grove RV & Leisure
  • Canadream

    Book your dream vacation now with CanaDream

    One of the largest RV rental companies in Canada, we specialize in making your dreams come true—experience the beauty and majesty of Canada’s vast wilderness and unspoiled parklands in a comfortable motorhome or camper from CanaDream. 

    Learn more about Canadream
  • Big Valley Jamboree

    Where the stars shine!

    Summer heats up with the Big Valley Jamboree, held July 28th-31st, 2016 in Camrose, Alberta. Come out and enjoy some of the biggest names in country music—Dierks Bentley, Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood and many more! Order your tickets and reserve your camping spot now!

    Big Valley Jamboree (Panhandle Productions Ltd)
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  • RV with Me

    Plan your trip. Find your host. Stay and play.

    Customized vacations for travellers who want a personalized stay anywhere they go. Complete listings for RV sites, Boondocking sites, RV rentals and RV storage. Sign up at RVwithMe.com.

    Bubble Up Marketing Corp.
  • Dalton Timmins Insurance

    Outside the box thinking - because you’re unique

    At Dalton Timmis, we realize that each of our clients is unique so that’s why come up with unique solutions—because we don’t all fit in the same box. Our staff is always searching markets and finding alternatives to make sure we are looking after YOU, our customer, and your best interests. 

    Dalton Timmis Insurance
  • Rimbey Lions' Nesting Place RV Park

    Nesting Place RV Park

    The Nesting Place is an ideal place to stay when visiting Rimbey. It is located at the south end of town in close proximity to the ball diamonds and soccer fields. Campsites are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The campground has shower facilities, a dumping station, picnic tables and fire pits. Depending on the season, the facility opens around the end of April and closes the month of October. 

    Rimbey Lions' Nesting Place RV Park
  • Evergreen Park - McGovern's RV Campground

    Minutes from downtown Grande Prairie

    McGovern’s RV & Marine Campground, situated amongst the beauty of Evergreen Park forest in Grande Prairie, is a great place to escape for a weekend getaway with the family. The campground offers firewood, fire pits, a safe children’s playground, shower and laundry facilities and a dumping station. 

    Evergreen Park - McGovern's RV Campground

RV Snapshots

John and Teri Vallevand enjoy a turkey dinner in their motorhome at Elk Island National Park. Exploring the country

Teri and John Vallevand have big plans for after he retires. Meanwhile they spend every day of vacation time in their Class C motorhome.

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