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Visitors * About Thorhild County
About Thorhild County


Business or pleasure, whatever brings you to Thorhild County, you're sure to get a warm welcome from area residents.  As a small community with a big heart, we enjoy sharing the beauty of our surroundings with visitors and potential neighbours alike.  Our scenic and peaceful living attracts new residents in the country or in our Hamlets of Abee, Egremont, Newbrook, Radway, Thorhild, Opal and Long Lake.  Residents enjoy country and small town living close to the Cities of Edmonton and Fort Saskatchewan, and we have also become popular as a commuter community for the workers in Fort McMurray.

A progressive area with a strong sense of community and family, Thorhild County is geared for growth.  Exceptional education and health care facilities, low crime rates, an active business sector and recreational activities exist to provide personal growth opportunities for everyone.  Our utilities are serving, designed for growth and can accommodate residential, commercial or industrial developments.  As a business community, we are committed to assisting the entrepreneur and keeping taxes competitive.

As a place to live or do business, we have a lot to offer: a clean environment, a healthy lifestyle, and a supportive atmosphere.  Travelers, prospective residents, and would be investors all find that we are extremely "user friendly."  Simply put, we want you to have a good, productive, and prosperous stay in our community.  So, whether you are making a weekend visit or a long time commitment, we are delighted to offer you a first class introduction to our community.  You may well decide to make our community yours...come grow with us.


Thorhild County currently has property available for commercial/industrial and residential development.  Please contact the County Office office for further information.



Plan your vacation in Thorhild County

See "Recreation Services" for all local activities in the County.

Recreation on Agricultural Public Lands: What You Need to Know. Information particularly important for ATV users.  

North Central Heritage Trail

Victoria Trail 
Drive the Historic Victoria Trail (video)    Kalyna Country Information    
Victoria Trail Guidebook 

Half Moon Lake Nature Area   Map
Pioneer Trail North Foundation   Click here for details
Rainbow Equitation Society       Click here for details









Contact Thorhild County

Telephone: 780-398-3741 
Fax: 780-398-3748
Toll Free: 1-877-398-3777
801 - 1st Street
Box 10 Thorhild, AB T0A 3J0