• Town of Fort McMurray from the air
    Fort McMurray
    Canada's fastest growing community
  • The New Fort McMurray Airport
    Now Open!
  • Fly Into Adventure
    Fishing Alberta's north is sure to get you hooked
  • 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

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm

Friday, October 24, 2014 - 6:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Places To Stay

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.

Sawridge Inn & Conference Centre

188 rooms, A/C, licensed dining, jacuzzi/whirlpool/hot tub, dataport, swimming pool, coach parking, wheelchair access, lounge, restaurant, exercise facility, meeting room, fax/photocopy, cable tv

Accommodations

10021 Biggs Ave, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 1S4

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

Fort McMurray Airport, Fort McMurray, Alberta, T9H 5B5

321 Sakitawaw Trail, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 5E7

 

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. 

History - Image copyrighted & courtesy of Chris Slavo

Centuries of rich history have created a destination that has enticed explorers, fur traders and adventure enthusiasts since the 18th century with offerings of many recreational opportunities including trapping and fishing.

Snowshoeing - Image copyrighted & courtesy of Chris Salvo

After several days of heavy snowfall, the pillows covering the forest floor are too deep to wade through. A subtle wind picks up a little. Pines creek in the relative silence. You set your old wood-framed snowshoes down and buckle the leather bindings around your boots.

Take a trip on one of the many rivers and experience jet boating!