Edmonton is famous for its beautiful river valley park, the North Saskatchewan River Valley, which offers over 100 kilometers of recreational trails, wildlife viewing, and city views. The city also has a busy cycle of annual festivals, and wonderful winter recreational entertainment. Stargazing is more to your heart’s content? Here in Edmonton, you’re in one of the country’s best places for witnessing this phenomenon of nature the Northern Lights. Head over to Beaver Hills Dark Sky Preserve, where you can tread 300 km square of light pollution free region dedicated to maintain the best condition for gazing at the star clusters and even the elusive Aurora Borealis.