County of Northern Lights

North of Peace River on Highway 743 and Highway 35. 

Stretching north along the Peace River from just north of the Town through miles of prairies and boreal forest, the County of Northern Lights has a vast selection of offerings for travellers.

Notikewan Provincial Park – “If you are looking for a camping spot with close access to the Peace River, away from the main highway, almost entirely off grid but charming camping spots that don’t tend to be over crowded… this is your spot. We had a family reunion here and was loved by all who attended.”

Ythebert, British Columbia, Trip Advisor

From provincial parks and lakes to local museums and First Nations experiences, you can find history, hiking, hunting, or horseback riding—and everything in between—within its borders. Kayak or fish at Leddy Lake, camp at Shady Lane Campground, bird watch at Figure 8 Lake, golf at Candy Meadows or The Creek, ski at Manning, enjoy night skies at, well, anywhere…your dream getaway is limited only by your creativity.

The Best Of County of Northern Lights

Haunted Places in the Peace

With Halloween around the corner, it won’t be long before the streets are filled with adorable spooks and haints on a sugar high that will last for weeks.

How to Enjoy a Mighty Peace Winter

Winter in northern Alberta is truly iconic. The Mighty Peace area is one of the most picturesque regions in the province, and if you're looking for things to do in the winter, you should...

8 Winter Festivals in the Mighty Peace

There's no better place to experience Alberta's winters than the Mighty Peace region! While you're visiting, there are plenty of events to check out, from parades and tournaments to shopping paradise. Here's our list!

5 Places to Ski in the Mighty Peace

As hilly as the Mighty Peace area is, you can bet on there being plenty of hotspots for winter skiing. It's one of the top things to do in winter, so we've gathered up a list of the best spots for you!

Cool Fun in the Winter Sun

Chill out on a winter getaway in the great outdoors of Clear Hills County

7 Unique Stays in the Mighty Peace

Whether you prefer rustic or regal, we have a place for you to relax in peace.

6 Ways to Live on the Edge in the Mighty Peace Region

Looking for your next adrenaline rush? We found it!

Kick Back and Relax in Manning

Sometimes the best vacation is the unstructured kind. Spend a weekend in and around Manning for a family getaway that’s both fun and affordable.

Fowl Play

Take a weekend getaway near Grimshaw to explore some of our loveliest natural parks, relax, spot our fine feathered friends, and more.

5 Must – See Musical Events in the Mighty Peace Region

Does the idea of a weekend of music and dancing give you festival fever? Here are four amazing summer music festivals, and one guitar camp, that you’ll want to be sure not to miss.

Directory Listings

IN County of Northern Lights

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    Dixonville Museum

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    Figure Eight Lake

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    Leddy Lake

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    Little Prairie RV Park

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    Notikewin Provincial Park

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    Peace Island Resort

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    Riverside Campground

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    Shady Lane Campground

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    Twin Lakes Provincial Park