Ponoka /pəˈnoʊkə/ is a town in central Alberta, Canada. It is located at the junction of Highway 2A and Highway 53, 59 kilometres (37 mi) north of Red Deer and 95 kilometres (59 mi) south of Edmonton. The name Ponoka is Blackfoot for "elk", which is the animal depicted in the town flag. Ponoka County's municipal office is located in Ponoka.Wikipedia
Is Ponoka in Canada on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. A gripping city on its own right, Edmonton also deserves a visit. Add Edmonton to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like West Edmonton Mall, Fort Edmonton Park, Whyte Avenue. Also, to reach Ponoka, you'll have to take a flight to Edmonton; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Most online packages to this city are of 1-2 days.