Saskatoon's beautiful natural parkland setting with natural riverbank parks along the South Saskatchewan River with miles of running/walking trails is well known to local runners.
The newly developed River Landing and year round Farmer's Market are just a few of the highlights along the trails!
Saskatoon is Saskatchewan’s largest city with an estimated population of 207,700 as of June 30, 2007.
Saskatoon is commonly referred to as “Bridge City” and is situated on the banks of the South Saskatchewan River, which is crossed by seven bridges within the city limits.
Saskatoon is one of the sunniest cities in Canada, receiving an average of 2,381 hours of sunshine annually.
The name Saskatoon is derived from ‘mis-sask-quah-toomina’, the Cree Indian name for a local indigenous berry, the Saskatoon Berry.
Saskatoon was incorporated as a city on May 26, 1906, and celebrated it Centennial Birthday in 2006.
Saskatoon is a great place to visit! We hope that you’ll enjoy your time in our beautiful city and maybe even have the chance to check out some of the exciting attractions in and around Saskatoon.
Delta Bessborough Hotel, Saskatoon
601 Spadina Crescent East
All rooms include:
Saskatoon Inn, Saskatoon
2002 Airport Drive
All rooms provide convenient amenities such as:
Only 15-minutes from Downtown Saskatoon, the Saskatoon Airport (YXE) is served by seven airlines and offers non-stop service to most major centres across Canada.
Once your flight has landed, you’ll have numerous ground transportation options including:
• Avis • Budget • Enterprise • National Tilden • Thrifty Car Rental • United Blue Line Taxi Service • Saskatoon Radio Cabs • Connoisseur Limousine Service • Deville Limousine Service • Various Hotel Shuttle Services
Whether a resident or visitor; you'll quickly understand why Saskatchewan's largest city, as a four-season destination has gained a reputation as a great place to both live and visit.
A young vibrant, and entrepreneurial demographic is energizing the city with exciting new things to see and do. Well supported by a history of know-how and innovation, Saskatoon celebrates throughout the year its rich culture, through a continuous line-up of festivals, events, performing arts, and a fine selection of crafts and fine art....
Saskatchewan is located in western Canada between the Canadian provinces of Alberta to the west and Manitoba to the east and just to the north of the U.S. states of North Dakota and Montana. Along with a rich mix of history and culture, Saskatchewan offers visitors endless freshwater fishing and water-based recreation opportunities, abundant wildlife, uncrowded parks, outdoor adventures like canoeing and horseback riding, farm vacations and amazing and accessible golf. Festive towns and cities, and friendly, down to earth people, whose prairie roots run deep, will make you feel right at home. Choose your perfect Canadian vacation. Explore Saskatchewan, The Land of Living Skies....