Town of Bonnyville
Located in the heart of the Municipal District of Bonnyville, The Town of Bonnyville is situated on Jessie Lake, a natural wetlands and home to 200 bird species including ducks, geese, swans, pelicans, blue herons, grebes, cranes, and many others. Enjoy the leisurely walk along Jessie Trail, stop at the viewing stands or information stations, and take in the entire panoramic view while bird-watching.
Recreation & Leisure
Bonnyville offers a variety of other recreational and leisure opportunities for people of all ages. The Bonnyville Golf and Country Club includes 18 scenic holes, practice range, pro shop, restaurant, and lounge. We have an indoor swimming pool, bowling alley, curling club, cultural centre with a theatre and stage, public library, a district historical museum, numerous playgrounds and parks, the Snowdusters Snowmobile Club, a skateboard park, a skateboard park, and a Parent Child Centre,a family resource center, which houses preschool programs; the Boys and Girls Club offers programming in the Youth Centre.
There are always new stores and restaurants opening in Bonnyville, adding to the ever expanding downtown business core. When you are attending the multitude of events the town hosts throughout the year, remember to check out the shops on the east side, and side streets parallel to the main thoroughfare.
If you forgot a beach toy, or just want to update your tackle box, pay a visit to one of the best sporting goods store in the Lakeland, located in the heart of Bonnyville. It will take you a while to make your choice, as the shelves are brimming with all the latest gear. Quad and boat repairs can be undertaken by several businesses catering to the outdoorsman.
When you’re tired of the beach, try a different relaxation method and get a new look at one of the many salons and spas located throughout downtown.
Try a bite to eat at any one of the popular eateries or food trucks. Each restaurant has their specialty, so be sure to ask what’s tops on the menu.
Take an afternoon stroll along the Jessie Lake Trail to view the phenomenal birdlife that takes up residence in the spring. While the kids chase each other through the Splash Park, parents can enjoy the variety of trees and unique birds.
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The Bonnyville Regional Airport continues to expand and upgrade. There is now a flight service to Calgary, run by Integra Air. The airport has also launched its Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS), and will be installing a camera so pilots can see runway conditions via the internet.