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Glendon Staging Area

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    0.21 acres

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Description

The Village of Glendon is located in the central area of the Alberta HUB region. Glendon is a great place to raise a family and to invest with great access to the oil and gas industry. Glendon invites you and your family out to enjoy the many activities and consider Glendon as your home. With thousands attending the largest demolition derby in Alberta, Glendon’s Derby Daze is sure to get your adrenaline pumping.

The Village of Glendon is home of “The World’s Largest Pyrogy”, which is situated in Pyrogy Park just off Pyrogy Drive. The Park is a perfect place to rest, with access to shopping areas for browsing or souvenir hunting all within close walking distance. The Village of Glendon would like to invite you to come and enjoy our hospitality! The annual Pyrogy festival is in September, making it a great time to visit.

The Village of Glendon is a small active municipality, with a population of 478, that was incorporated on February 15, 1956. It is located about 45 kilometers north of the Town of St. Paul, 49 kilometers west of the Town of Bonnyville, and about 70 kilometers from the City of Cold Lake. Eight kilometers north of Highway 28, the Village of Glendon may be considered the entrance to the Lakeland.

Located within the Municipal District of Bonnyville, Glendon is surrounded by numerous recreational and fishing lakes, such as Minnie Lake, Bangs Lake, Moose Lake, Muriel Lake, Seibert Lake (trophy), Pinehurst Lake, Spencer Lake, and many others.

Many tourists travel through the village to see our Pyrogy and to access the Lakeland Provincial Park. The Village of Glendon would like to welcome you to the home of "The World Largest Pyrogy", which is situated in Pyrogy Park just off Pyrogy Drive. Various pyrogies can be sampled at the restaurants near by. The park is equipped with fresh water, a trailer dumping station, and a few camping stalls. The park is a perfect place to rest, allowing the tourist access to shopping areas, for browsing or souvenir hunting all within close walking distance.

The Village of Glendon would like to invite you to come and enjoy our hospitality.

Additional Information

Accessibility Description

Coming in on Hwy 28, take the Glendon exit. As you come into the community, turn left onto main street. The staging area is at the end of main street, directly to the south of the Village Office.

Please note – unless otherwise indicated, all staging areas and rest stops are day use only with no overnight camping allowed. If people need to overnight, a letter of authorization must be obtained in advance from the Iron Horse Trail office call 1-877-645-4521 or email info@ironhorsetrail.ca