Island Lake Summer Village, Alberta

Recent News

Canada Day Celebration Acknowledgements

Island Lake:

The Canada Day Family Celebration was a success. Thank you to Canadian Heritage and the Celebrate Canada 2017 Grant Funding the day was possible:

"With the participation of the Government of Canada."

OHV Helmet Law

Are you familiar with the details of the Off-Highway Vehicle (OHV) Helmet Law? This law, effective May 15, 2017, pertains to ATVs, low pressure tire vehicles, motorcycles and related 2-wheel vehicles, amphibious vehicles, utility terrain vehicles, miniature motor vehicles, snow vehicles, minibikes, snowmobiles, snow bikes, dirt bikes, side-by-sides and other means of motorized transport intended for cross-country travel.

If you aren't aware of the penalties and requirements under this new law, please click here to read up ...

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Welcome to the Summer Village of Island Lake

This friendly community is nestled on the western shore of picturesque Island Lake, approximately twenty kilometres northwest of the town of Athabasca.

Island Lake is a named after the many small islands within its area of just under 8.00 km².  Its bays and islands provide an ideal setting for swimming, power boating, water skiing, fishing and canoeing.  Cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and ice fishing are enjoyed during the winter months.  The area around Island Lake is a nature lover's paradise, with rolling hills and forests filled with wildlife including deer, moose, and countless other birds and animals.

The Summer Village of Island Lake is a unique blend of full time residents and week-end enthusiasts who share their love for the lake.  The residents are proud of the cleanliness and serenity of the lake, and encourage all residents and visitors to take care of the lake they love.