A New Community With a Lush Forest and Walking Trails in St. Albert

Build a new home near Big Lake

Nature moves imagination. Riverside is a community that inspires wonder in anyone who visits. Home to 145 acres of lush forest and countless walking trails, and minutes away from Big Lake and Lois Hole Provincial Park, Riverside is a place where imagination comes to life. When you live in Riverside, you choose a life of magical opportunity.

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Riverside is made for exploring. Here, you’ll have access to 145 acres of lush forest, extensive parklands and walking trails all outside your front door.

Take a morning jog through the mature White Spruce Forest. Enjoy an evening stroll along the Sturgeon River and watch the sunset over the water. Bike through the natural wilderness of Red Willow Park that local moose and deer call home. Canoe down the Sturgeon River into Big Lake, in neighbouring Lois Hole Provincial Park. Live in a home certified greener, healthier and more sustainable than standard houses.

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Riverside is a community that inspires wonder in anyone who visits


Have everything you need within walking distance at Riverside Landing! Located in the heart of Riverside, this space will include plenty of places to shop, eat, relax and more. Riverside is also moments away from Lois Hole Provincial Park, Big Lake and the Enjoy Centre.

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and institutions


Ronald Harvey Elementary School (K-6)
W.D. Cuts Junior High School (7-9)
Bellerose Composite High School (10-12)
St. Albert Public School Board
Phone: (780) 460-3712


Bertha Kennedy Catholic School (K-6)
Vincent J Maloney Catholic Junior High School (7-9)
St. Albert Catholic High School (10-12)
St. Albert Catholic School Board
Phone: (780) 459-7711

French Immersion

École Father Jan (K-6)
École Secondaire Saint Marguerite d’Youville (7-12)
Phone: (780) 460-3712


École Alexandre Taché (5-12)
École La Mission (K-4)
Alexandre-Tache Francophone Catholic School



Whether you're interested in buying a home in Riverside or already have, this is a great place to get some of the basic information about community guidelines that may apply to your lot depending on the phase your home resides in. From information about our Tree Program to community maps and marketing information about community amenities available to your home, this page will serve as a good source of information for everything from architectural guidelines, how to submit your plans and any restrictive covenants that may apply to your phase (for example, fencing). Should you have any questions that aren’t addressed here, please contact the Genstar office for further details at 780-484-4366.

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