• Town of Fort McMurray from the air
    Fort McMurray
    Gateway to the North
  • Fly Into Adventure
    Fishing Alberta's north is sure to get you hooked
  • Explore the Possibilities
  • Experience the Energy Tour
    Visit the Oil Sands Discovery Centre
  • Watch the Sky Dance
    Book an Aurora Tour Today!
  • Northern Winter Wonderland
    Make tracks with the SnowDrifters

Things To Do

Upcoming Events

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Thursday, May 23, 2019 - 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Places To Stay

Best Western Plus Sawridge Suites

Best Western Plus Sawridge Suites

151 Studio and one bedroom suites, fully equipped kitchen, walk in showers, open concept food and beverage, fitness centre, business centre, grab & go market open 24/7, surface and underground parking, private dining room, complimentary wifi

River Station Suites

The River Station Suite Hotel, located in The Waterfront District


4 Haineault Street, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 1R6

29-8102 Fraser Ave.

424 Gregoire Drive, Fort McMurray, Alberta, T9H 3R2

10006 MacDonald Avenue, Fort McMurray, Alberta, T9H 1S8


NORTHERN STRONG! Fort McMurray and the Wood Buffalo region

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Fishing -  Images courtesy Wild Fish Wild Places

If your dream is to snag a trophy walleye, wrestle a monster pike or land a Northern Alberta laker, fishing Alberta’s north is sure to get you hooked.

Aurora Borealis, northern lights

The Aurora Borealis or northern lights are mesmerizing, dynamic displays of light that appear in the night time northern skies. 


Winter in Fort McMurray has so many incredible opportunities for your winter adventure. 

Ice Fishing

Ice fishing can be done on most lakes and streams around the province. Depending on ice conditions, the season generally runs from December through April. 

Birchwood Trails -  Image copyrighted & courtesy of Chris Slavo

Take some time to enjoy our park spaces and trails. We have over 400 hectares of serene parks that can be enjoyed by residents and visitors alike.