• Explore Wood Buffalo
    The backyard to Fort McMurray!
  • Explore the North!
    Adventure enthusiasts you’re welcome!
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  • Fly Into Adventure
    Fishing Alberta's north is sure to get you hooked
  • Explore the Possibilities
  • Town of Fort McMurray from the air
    Fort McMurray
    Gateway to the North
  • Northern Winter Wonderland
    Make tracks with the SnowDrifters

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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. 

Experience the wonders of a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Canada’s largest national park and now the World's Largest Dark Sky Preserve.

Birchwood Trails -  Image copyrighted & courtesy of Chris Slavo

Take some time to enjoy our park spaces and trails. We have over 400 hectares of serene parks that can be enjoyed by residents and visitors alike.

Athabasca Dunes Ecological Reserve - image courtesy of & copyrighted by Chris Salvo

Here, wind and sand combine to create Alberta’s moving desert and your destination for nature based outdoor recreation and adventure. Shifting up to 1.5 metres a year, these powerful dunes bury forests and fill in lakes, leaving behind a flat, barren plain.