Trails & Hiking
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.
8 MUST-SEE HIKES IN THE 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.
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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....
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.