Peace River

Peace River is a town in northern Alberta, Canada, situated on the banks of the Peace River. It is the hub of the Northern Sunrise County, and is known for its beautiful landscapes, vibrant culture, and outdoor activities.

Take part in the Peace River Paddlefest! This is an annual event that celebrates the sport of canoeing and kayaking. Take part in the races, or just enjoy the view from the banks of the Peace River.

Visit the Peace River Museum, Archives and Mackenzie Centre. Explore the history of the Peace River region, and discover the stories of its people and landscape.

Go bird watching! Peace River is a great spot for birders, with over 240 species of birds in the area.

Take a hike! Explore the area on one of the many trails located in the Peace River area.

Enjoy some local cuisine. There are several restaurants and cafes in the area that offer a variety of dishes and drinks.

Go fishing! The Peace River is a great spot for anglers looking to catch walleye, pike, and whitefish.

Spend a day at the beach. There are several beaches in the area that are perfect for swimming, sunbathing, and enjoying the scenery.

Take a trip down the river. Rent a canoe or kayak and take a leisurely trip down the Peace River, taking in the sights and sounds of the area.

Visit the Peace River Wildlife Centre. This is a great spot to learn about the local wildlife, and even take part in a guided tour.

Explore the local parks. There are numerous parks in the area that are perfect for picnicking, camping, and other outdoor activities.

How to get to Peace River

Facilities at Peace River

  • Peace River Golf Course
  • Rotary Park
  • Peace River Regional Pool
  • Peace River Museum, Archives, and Mackenzie Centre
  • Kiskatinaw Provincial Park
  • Northern Lights Regional Museum
  • Peace River Botanical Gardens
  • Peace River Drive-In
  • Peace River Wildlife Center
  • Peace Island Park