Area Attractions

Area Information

“Westlock emanates a warm, friendly atmosphere making it a wonderful community to raise a family or settle into for retirement. You will find our recreational facilities and professional services second to none in a small town setting, with excellent shopping, restaurants and entertainment.” ~ Excerpt from Message From the Mayor. ~

West Edmonton Mall

West Edmonton Mall is the Greatest Indoor Show on Earth. With seven world-class attractions and more than 800 stores and services, guests will enjoy a unique and extraordinary experience each time they visit the Mall. Where else can you shop, skate, swim, eat, play, dance and watch movies all in one place! Approximately seventy five (75) kilometres from Westlock Inn.

Edmonton Festivals

In the heart of Alberta, Edmonton has the bragging rights to over 30 festivals celebrating culture, music, visual arts, theatre and sports.


Play golf where families are welcome, the courses are great, and the prices are even better – in Alberta’s North. Long summer days are great for golfers looking to fit in an extra round or two on one of Northern Alberta’s unique and uncrowded river valley, lakeside, and boreal forest courses.

Transportation (Air)

Edmonton International Airport (YEG)

Strategically located, approximately one hundred kilometres from Westlock, Edmonton International Airport (EIA) is conveniently situated adjacent to the major highway linking Edmonton and Westlock, near the Yellowhead Trans Canada Highway with easy connection to Westlock and area.

Transportation (Ground)


Greyhound Canada is the largest provider of intercity bus transportation in Canada, with service to Westlock and surrounding areas. The Greyhound running dog is one of the most-recognized brands in the world.


Athabasca University

Athabasca University offers accredited distance education programs and courses at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Westlock Inn is the ideal place to stay when visiting the area to attend graduation ceremonies. Athabasca University is approximately sixty five kilometres from the Westlock Inn.


University of Alberta

Opened in 1908, the University of Alberta has grown to be one of Canada’s foremost research-intensive universities. The University of Alberta main campus is located in Edmonton, the vibrant, cosmopolitan capital of the province of Alberta. The university of Alberta is approximately eighty five kilometres from the Westlock Inn.


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