• 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

Monday, November 18, 2019 - 9:00 am to Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Thursday, November 28, 2019 - 9:00 am to Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 9:00 pm

Friday, November 29, 2019 - 1:00 pm to Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 5:00 pm

Friday, February 21, 2020 - 6:00 pm to Sunday, February 23, 2020 - 6:00 pm

Friday, April 24, 2020 - 1:00 pm to Sunday, April 26, 2020 - 5:00 pm

Places To Stay

River Station Suites

The River Station Suite Hotel, located in The Waterfront District

Nomad Hotel & Suites

A stay at Nomad Inn And Suites places you in the heart of Fort McMurray, convenient to MacDonald Island Park and Heritage Park. This eco-friendly hotel is within the vicinity of Oil Sands Discovery Centre.

Accommodations

4 Haineault Street, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 1R6

230 Parent Way, Fort McMurray, Alberta T9H 5E6

29-8102 Fraser Ave.

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

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

Summer, Image copyrighted & courtesy of Chris Slavo

We fly from Ft. McMurray, out over the Wood Buffalo region. The water breaks gently under the floatplane’s pontoons as they skim the surface of a remote lake. 

A breakdown of public outdoor facilities within the neighborhoods that make up Fort McMurray.

Festivals

Summer in Wood Buffalo is a time rich with events and festivals – a time of music, art, and culture that give Fort McMurray and the Wood Buffalo region a vibrant dimension of identity.