• 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, December 13, 2018 - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm

Places To Stay

Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham

Located right off Highway 63 in northeastern Alberta, our Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Fort McMurray hotel provides mesmerizing views of the Northern Li

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

Accommodations

10021 Biggs Ave, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 1S4

435 Gregoire Drive, Fort McMurray, Alberta, T9H 4K7

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.