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RV Rentals in Red Deer, AB

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RV Rentals in Red Deer, AB

Discover Red Deer

The thriving city of Red Deer is one of Alberta's best-kept secrets. Situated halfway between Calgary and Edmonton, Red Deer is sure to please your whole crew. The city boasts a great range of attractions — put your feet up at the scenic Heritage Ranch, hit the slopes at the Canyon Ski Resort, or make a splash at Discovery Canyon. Red Deer RV rentals are perfect for campers looking to avoid Alberta's touristy spots.

Campers looking to spend their next vacation in Red Deer should visit during summer. The warm weather means you can make the most of the Red Deer River, and summer brings top events like the Westerner Days Fair and Exposition and Canada Day celebrations. If you're looking to ski, visit in early December when conditions are just right at the Canyon Ski Resort.

Things to do in Red Deer

Things to do in Red Deer

You shouldn't have any problems taking your Red Deer RV rental into the city. Traffic in Red Deer can be bumper-to-bumper but isn't as bad as the likes of Edmonton or Calgary. You'll also find several places downtown where you can park your rig for a few hours, including Walmart, Real Canadian Superstore, and Lions Campground.

One unmissable attraction in Red Deer is Heritage Ranch. Covering 217 acres of Alberta's lush countryside, Heritage Ranch is ideal for a lazy day out with your family. In summer, take a horse and carriage ride across the estate, and in winter, get festive with a traditional sleigh ride. The ranch also hosts seasonal events ranging from family brunches to easter egg hunts. After exploring the ranch, enjoy a delicious home-cooked meal at the Westlake Grill.

If you're planning your Red Deer trailer rental in winter, don't miss out on Canyon Ski Resort. Advertised as the largest non-mountain ski resort in Alberta, Canyon Ski Resort features 80 acres of skiable slopes, with 23 runs ideal for tubing and skiing. Once you've had your fill of the slopes, head to the rustic lodge to warm up with a hearty meal.

The kids in your crew are sure to love a day out at Discovery Canyon. Located at a bend in the Red Deer River, this waterpark is a tuber's paradise, with a unique lazy river, natural streams, and a wading pool for visitors to enjoy. Visitors can bring their own or rent a tube. You'll also find several concession stands around the park and a beach where you can soak up the sun.

RV campgrounds in Red Deer

RV campgrounds in Red Deer

Undoubtedly one of the best RV campgrounds in Red Deer is Lions Campground. You'll be a 20-minute walk from downtown, and the camp is surprisingly peaceful thanks to its riverside location. Sites come well-equipped with full hookups and 30- and 50-amp electricity. Campers can enjoy a riverside stroll along the on-site hiking trail, and you won't be short of activities with downtown Red Deer on your doorstep. Amenities include laundry facilities, washrooms, and a dump station.

Prefer to take your crew on a lakeside camping adventure away from the city? Lakeview Campground at Aspen Beach Provincial Park is sat right on the edge of the serene Gull Lake, 26 miles (41 kilometres) from Red Deer. Sites come with full or partial hookups that supply 15- and 30-amp electricity. This campground is ideal for summer getaways, with a beach, boat launch, and water sport opportunities. There are a few creature comforts, too, like showers, bathrooms, and a dump station.


Want to camp somewhere unique? Head 20 miles (32 kilometres) south to Innisfail and park your RV near the exotic critters living at Discovery Wildlife Park. The campground at Discovery Wildlife Park is special because it's part of a zoo that provides homes to abandoned wildlife like Amur tigers, black bears, snow macaques, and more. The campground has basic amenities like showers and bathrooms, and RV sites come with electrical hookups with 30- and 50-amp electrical service.

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