Recreation, leisure and cultural pursuits are the key to Whitecourt’s vibrancy. Whitecourt offers both indoor and outdoor pursuits for all enthusiasts and is commonly referred to as a four season playground.
With a population of over 10,500 and an average age of 32, Whitecourt is a young and vibrant community. Only a 90 minute car drive North East of Edmonton, Whitecourt is a modern urban centre offering countless amenities.
Many people are drawn to Whitecourt for the vast career opportunities available to professionals from one of the diverse sectors of the economy – from forestry to oil and gas and tourism. Once there many professionals make Whitecourt a permanent home enjoying the dynamic and thriving economy, modern school and recreation facilities and expanding health services.
Also known as the Snowmobile Capital of Alberta, Whitecourt offers over 50 kilometres of walking and off highway vehicle trails throughout Whitecourt that will take you from the hilltop area to the valley.
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To Edmonton: 1.25 hrs
To Calgary: 5 hrs
To Red Deer: 3 hrs
To Grande Prairie: 3 hrs