- Outdoor Recreation
The Woodridge Pinewood Trail is a granular, non-motorized trail that follows the historic Athabasca Landing Trail, a route used to carry freight from Fort Edmonton to Athabasca Landing.
The 1.55 km trail links the Woodridge and Pinewood subdivisions via Sturgeon County road allowance.
Once construction is complete, Sturgeon County will operate and maintain the trail. This project is majority funded and managed by Alberta TrailNet.
Ericson Drive in Woodbridge Estates to Sec. Hwy 651
July 1, 2022
Alberta TrailNet reports they are experiencing ongoing issues that have resulted in delays in project construction. This project is not managed by Sturgeon County and we have no further information regarding project timelines.
December 1, 2021
Due to inclement weather delays, work on the project has been suspended for the season with anticipated start-up and completion in in the spring of 2022.
September 1, 2021
The tender process is complete, and a contractor has been selected. The construction start date is dependent on the contractor’s schedule. The project is anticipated to be finished by October 31, 2021.
May 1, 2021
Construction, dates to be confirmed after tender process complete.
April 1, 2021
Tender for Construction by Alberta TrailNet and County to address any fencing issues
March 1, 2021
Trail preparation for construction – brushing
November 1, 2020
Trail alignment revised and connections removed based on input from residents
November 1, 2019
Information sessions for residents
August 1, 2019
Council approved up to $50,000 towards Phase One of the trail development in support.