Sylvan Lake Area
The lakeside town of Sylvan Lake is a popular tourist destination in Alberta, known throughout the province for its 15 kilometre long freshwater lake, perfect for swimming, boating and other water activities. While Sylvan Lake is popular place to visit, the lake-lifestyle has a year-round appeal to many people who have chosen to make the town their permanent home. There are over 12,000 people living in Sylvan Lake and over 5,500 homes in the Sylvan Lake real estate market. Located only a fem minutes west of Red Deer on Highway 11, Sylvan Lake provides a pleasant, small town atmosphere with convenient access to nearby amenities.