Calling all sports fans! Wood Buffalo offers a wide range of sports experiences, from a leisurely run in the trails to game of racquetball at MacDonald Island.
Winefred Lake Lodge is situated on a quiet, sandy bay along the southeast shore of Winefred Lake. Just a 5-hour drive from Edmonton, Winefred Lake is famous for its trophy-sized walleye & northern pike, its sandy beaches and spectacular sunsets. In this unique northern wilderness you will experience excellent fishing, up to 20 hours of daylight and unparalleled family adventure. View and photograph wildlife in its natural habitat, stroll our beaches, enjoy our clean, crisp northern air and come to appreciate both the ruggedness and tranquility of Alberta’s north.
Grist Lake is a small deep lake with lake trout and northern pike, while nearby Winefred Lake has tropy size northern pike and walleye. With up to eighteen hours of daylight, you’ll have all of the time you need to land that “lunker” you’ve been dreaming of.
You and a friend are heading to a big fishing derby being held in Fort Chipewyan – a remote community on the edge of Wood Buffalo National Park.