Trails & Hiking

Catch your breath along one of the Mighty Peace Region’s many trail networks

One of the best ways to experience the unspoiled, rugged beauty of our region is to hike or run along one of the region’s extensive networks of trails.

Whether it’s along the banks of the Peace River or through a park or forest interpretive area such as Leddy Lake, our hiking and running trails are sure to leave you breathless.

Hiking in Mighty Peace


It’s no secret that the Mighty Peace is filled with incredible views, breathtaking scenery and plenty of hiking opportunities. If you’re looking for a reason to get some fresh air and enjoy the outdoors.

Read more about these must-see hikes


Trails & Hiking Related Businesses

Hines Creek Walking Trail

Kimiwan Lake Bird Walk

McLennan Lake Shore Walking Trails

Murphy’s Flats

Enjoy a long, sunny northern Alberta summer’s day at Murphy’s Flats. This scenic day use area running along the Smoky River is the perfect spot to enjoy an active day of hiking, fishing, kayaking or canoeing.   The river may offer a natural sandy or rocky beach depending on the flow and height of the river water....

Misery Mountain Trail

The Misery Mountain Trails offer natural trails to elevations that offer a wonderful view of the Peace River Valley and the west side of the community. To access the natural trail network, you can park at the trailhead just off 99th Ave behind the Westridge Condominiums. This area is amazing for hiking and mountain biking....

Dixonville Community Forest Trail

Pat’s Creek Interpretive Trail

Enjoy a relaxing hike or hop on your mountain bike and explore Pat’s Creek Interpretive Trail. Fresh air, beautiful views and wide-open spaces await visitors exploring this easily accessible trail only a quick 5-minute drive from the Town of Peace River. The trail head can be located by driving through the Sunrise Gateway Business Park, then turning onto the Fairground Road and continuing on until you reach the end of the road....

Peace River Parks and Recreational Areas

The Town of Peace River offers 17km of paved walking trails and 80. 9 hectares of nicely mowed green space just waiting to be enjoyed. Grab your bike, run, jog or walk and enjoy these scenic and well-maintained areas....

Historic Dunvegan Provincial Park

Explore the history of Indigenous people, the fur trade and missionaries in the Peace Region by touring Historic Dunvegan!   This National Historic Site of Canada is located alongside the Peace River with a breathtaking view of Dunvegan Bridge.   This bridge is Alberta’s longest vehicle suspension bridge....

Trails & Hiking Related Trips

The Escape and Enjoy the Finer Things While not Spending a Fortune Vacation

Let our vacation options warm and replenish your spirit—without breaking the bank. It’s as easy as packing the car and taking a little road trip. The Mighty Peace is calling (experience its magic).

Vistas of the Past

Take in spectacular views of the Peace River Valley around the Town of Peace River from six favourite local viewpoints and learn about the local pioneer heroes.

Dunvegan Nature and History Tour

Sample local history, local food, and the beauty of the Peace River Valley with this weekend tour of Dunvegan area and Fairview.

Relax Where Nature and Nurture Coexist

Hines Creek is a small community with a big heart. Discover the stunning scenery, friendly locals, and vibrant music scene around Hines Creek.