No matter where you go in the Mighty Peace Region, our people will welcome you with open arms—and maybe the shirts off our backs. We want you to feel at home here, whether you crave breathtaking vistas and local adventures, a day on the golf course followed by dinner at a uniquely northern restaurant, or the comfort of a cozy bed and breakfast before a day taking in local attractions with the kids. Local ambassadors who know the ins and outs of our region are waiting to help you find just the experience you’re looking for. So please, ask us. We’re happy to help.
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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.
Peace Valley Snow Riders By Move Up Magazine | Photography By Paul Lavoie Once you're out there, there's nothing like it. On the right trail, you see and feel things otherwise impossible. Arguably, it's the most environmentally conscious way to explore and experience the outback while using a motorized vehicle, and with a seat on the back, you can share the experience.
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.
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.
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...
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.
Take a weekend getaway near Grimshaw to explore some of our loveliest natural parks, relax, spot our fine feathered friends, and more.
Farmers: A Fresh Start
Mark and Shannon Gadsby | Farmers Restaurant | Nampa, AB By Tormaigh Van Slyke, Move Up Magazine | Photography By You & Mee Farmers is a modern licensed Cafe with an eclectic, refinished twist - serving homemade fare and speciality coffee in a clean and bright atmosphere rooted and retrofitted with interesting pieces of local history. Swing by for an ice cream and some freshly baked goodies or relax at a "buffalo rubbed" table and peruse the menu over a glass of wine. Either way, take a moment to look around, and don't be afraid to ask questions about what you see.
Experience The Mighty Peace by Horseback with Horse Trekking Adventures
Have you driven down a dirt road, pulled up to an old rustic ranch, stepped out of your car and into a saddle? Harvey and Laureen Kosheiff have been providing this authentic cowboy trail riding experience for over 15 years. Upon arrival a brief demonstration on how to ride our horses will be provided no matter the level of experience.
Experience Peace River Cabins & Outdoors
Let the stress of everyday life melt away when you disappear to the wild natural beauty of the iconic Peace River. Your cabin is on the banks of this massive waterway, which is part of the MacKenzie river system (the longest river system in Canada). Hike, kayak, river boat or fish, or just chill and enjoy nature.
Experience One Of The Most Canadian Events On Earth
One of the largest pond hockey events in the world will take place on March 6-8, 2020 at beautiful Lac Cardinal Recreation Area in the MD of Peace in North Western Alberta. The Alberta Pond Hockey Championship is jam packed with all sorts of fun for everyone. Teams and fans travel from all over Canada and even internationally to attend the event.
Enjoying the Warmer Side of Winter
We get it, you can't spend all your time outside. Sometimes you just need to strip those outer layers and enjoy the warmer side of winter. From indoor pools and sports to theatres and date ideas, there's plenty to keep you busy over winter in the Mig
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.
Cool Fun in the Winter Sun
Chill out on a winter getaway in the great outdoors of Clear Hills County
A Scenic Drive through History
Take an automotive adventure through the Mighty Peace.
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!
8 Spectacular Summer Events in the Mighty Peace Region
One of the things that makes the Mighty Peace Region special is our community spirit. So, naturally, having fun together is one of our favourite ways to celebrate summer.
8 Eateries You Must Try In The Mighty Peace
Take a culinary tour through the Mighty Peace and stop at one or all 8 of these delicious eateries. Check with each restaurant before you make a trip there for COVID-19 Restrictions and Regulations. Paradis Valley Honey’s, Valley Bee Café Watino, Alberta Paradis Valley Honey’s, Valley Bee Café is a “sweet” place to visit; it boasts an observation window into the honey extraction room, an observation hive, a larger than life mural, bee facility tours, a community word search, handmade journals, and plenty of other goods created by local artisans.
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!
6 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!
5 Must-Try Ice Cream Shops in the Mighty Peace Region
Even sun worshippers need to cool off once in a while! What better way to do so than icecream? Next time you’re overheated, check out one of these five fabulous places to slurp up some delicious summer chill.
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.
5 Fun Summer Events that Celebrate Past, Present, and Future
Enjoy unique events that showcase the culture and history of the Mighty Peace Region all summer long.