The Summer Village of White Sands is situated on the southeast shore of beautiful Buffalo Lake. Located in the heart of Central Alberta in the Aspen Parkland Region, Buffalo Lake is one of the largest lakes in the Province, spanning 124 km² (55 sq. miles).
Excellent fishing, boating and water skiing, along with a broad natural white sand beach, make White Sands a favourite. The neighbouring countryside is a nature lover's paradise, with rolling hills, several acres of wildlife habitat, and one of the largest migratory paths for birds in North America. Deer, moose, coyote, owls, pelicans, geese, and countless other birds and animal species make this area their home.
Important Notices: Senate and Referendum Voting
Residents of the Summer Village will be able to vote on the provincial referendum questions and Alberta Senate Election on October 18 through the County of Stettler polling locations as follows:
Stettler Agriplex, 4004-44 Avenue, Stettler
Erskine IOOF Community Hall, 4 Alberta Avenue, Erskine
Both referendum questions allow for a ‘yes’ vote or a ‘no’ vote. The two questions are:
Information links as follows:
Referendum to be Held on October 18, 2021 - Elections Alberta
For Voters | Stettler County, AB - Official Website
Where Do I Vote? - Elections Alberta
White Sands has a permanent population of 120 according to the last census, and also has a number of seasonal residents. No camping facilities are available in the Summer Village of White Sands.