Mayerthorpe is a community of more than 1300 residents, located northwest of Edmonton at the junction of Highways 22 and 43., surrounded by picturesque rolling hills, steeped in rich agricultural history, and bustling with friendly businesses and engaging recreational activities – this town truly is ‘Everybody’s Community’. Mayerthorpe is proud of its community. But don’t just take our word for it – stop by and see for yourself. While in town check out the Fallen Four Memorial Park, the Cowboy Trail Storyboard located along Highway 22 or our outdoor swimming pool and waterslide.
Mayerthorpe is proud of our ranching heritage which continues to thrive along the Cowboy Trail. The “Cowboy Trail – Trail’s End” boasts many pioneer ranches, livestock producers, and cattle breeders which are still in operation today. These include Patrick’s Ranching Ltd., Lazy S. Ranch, Rustic Ridge Ranch, Hagman Cattle Company, Geinger Farms, Nelson Farms Ltd., and Madsen Farms. The ranching industry is integral to the economy of Mayerthorpe and to the preservation of the rustic ranching lifestyle that is so much a part of Alberta’s ranching heritage!
While your visiting the “Trails End” why not check out the communities Boasting scenic natural beauty, family-friendly community events, quality facilities and tourism sites, with access to great camping, fishing, hunting and wilderness – we are truly Everybody’s Community when it comes to play!
Fallen Four Memorial Park
The Fallen Four Memorial Park is a commemorative tribute to those who give of themselves for the protection and wellbeing of mankind. The park has a quiet, serene and peaceful setting where visitors can stroll around the four statues and one can feel the presence of our four local heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice.
The park is home to Mayerthorpe’s newest playground and visitor centre. The Visitor Centre is a great stop to find RCMP memorabilia and travel information. The gift shop product lines have grown to add official RCMP licensed gear and boutique-quality handmade items from local craftspeople.
Mayerthorpe Golf & Country Club
Mayerthorpe has a well-maintained, 9 hole, grass greens course. With a licensed dining lounge, driving range, power carts and club rentals, this course covers all your golfing needs it even gives you the stay and play option with its on-site campground. Relax with your family, play a round of golf and enjoy a break from the city.