• 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

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 3:00 am to Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 3:00 am

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 3:00 am to 4:30 am

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:00 am to 10:30 am

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 6:00 pm to 8:00 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

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

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

9713 Hardin Street, Fort McMurray, Alberta, T9H 1L2

4 Haineault Street, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 1R6

#103, 21 Macdonald Dr, Fort McMurray, AB T9H 4H4

 

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. 

MIP - Image copyrighted & courtesy of Chris Salvo

Newly expanded in 2010, MacDonald Island Park features an array of recreational activities for the whole family, from swimming and skating to workout facilities and concerts. 

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. 

Snowmobiling - Sno-drifters

The McMurray Sno~Drifters maintain some of the best groomed trails in all of Alberta and once you’ve ridden them, that’s it, you’re hooked for life!