5119 50 St, Wabamun, AB T0E 2K0

Wabamun Lake

Wabamun Lake

  • 5 Facts About Wabamun Lake

    5 Facts About Wabamun Lake

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    Facts About Wabamun Lake

    • Wabamun Lake is located 45 minutes West of Edmonton, Alberta, making it the perfect spot for summer beach vacationing or boating.
    • Wabamun Lake is one of the most heavily used lakes in Alberta. It is 19.2 km long and 6.6 km narrow, covering 82 km2 and is 11 meters deep at its deepest, with somewhat clear water.
    • Wabamun Lake has a reputation for the best whitefish lake in the Edmonton area and is well known for its large northern pike. A large variety of migrating, breeding and moulting wildfowl visit the lake. Beaver and muskrat use the lake while the surrounding upland supports coyotes, porcupine, moose and white-tailed deer.
    • Wabamun Lake derives its name from the Cree word for looking glass.
    • Wabamun has all essential services including banks, a grocery store, Home Hardware, vehicle repair services, drugstore, bottle depot, carwash, and a laundromat.


Located on the water's edge in the town of Wabamun, our services can be accessed by land or water.

Driving From Edmonton:

  • Head west on AB-16 towards Jasper
  • After 60 km (40 minutes), take exit 324 towards Wabamun
  • At the stop sign, turn left onto Range Road 40B, and continue onto 50 Street
  • At the four-way stop, cross over the train tracks into the parking lot
  • Turn right into the fenced area and park near to the main building

Arrival by water:

We offer gas to any boaters on the water. Upon a water arrival, pull in towards the launch area and dock next to the tank. When ready, please, ring the bell and an attendant will be right with you.


Enjoy An Adventurous Boating Season at Wabamun Lake

Marina Hours of Operation


Open May 15- Oct 15/2021

* Please note: All 2021 Boat Slips and RV Sites have been rented for the season.