Map of the Alberta North Region

Map of Alberta North Region, Canada

Alberta North | Travel & Tourism Information Guide

Northern Alberta's grandiose lakes, mighty rivers, abundant wildlife, and untapped wilderness are the backdrop for an outdoor experience of a lifetime. You choose to experience it by horseback, canoe/kayak, jet-boat, ATV or simply by foot. Or maybe you will want to fly, drive, or ATV into a remote lake or river for walleye, pike, or trout for the fishing experience of a lifetime. Home to hundreds of species of birds and wildlife, this region is truly one of Mother Nature's secret gems. Or relive Alberta's beginnings by touring Northern Alberta's quaint small town museums and historic sites.

Outdoor Adventure

Think you've seen and done it all? Not a chance. Alberta's North has loads more to do and you don't have to go far to find it. Grab an ATV or mountain bike and bounce around the trails, paddle around lakes and rivers by kayak or canoe, take a jet boat tour, or take a hike through one of the most beautiful, adventure-filled places on earth. You can stay in a tent or camper, one of the many lodges or camps, or in a hotel - make the choice to match your experience.

Heritage and Culture

Think it's tough to break away from the hustle and bustle of every day? No way. Up here you're free to take your time, kick back and relax. Make your way through Northern Alberta's quaint small town museums and historic sites, or take in the untouched beauty of Alberta's crystal lakes, mighty rivers and wildlife from horseback. The memories you make here will last a lifetime.


Hooked on fishing? Then this is the place to be. Whether you choose to launch your own boat or fly-in to a remote lodge or fishing camp, Northern Alberta has some of the most incredible spots to catch your limit. You'll find the fish around here as big as their surroundings. With lake trout, trophy-sized Walleye and Great Northern Pike waiting to join you for dinner, you're going to want to grab your rod and tackle.

Mother Nature's Wonders

If you're looking to bag yourself some big time memories of some of the most incredible natural surroundings in the world you won't want to miss Alberta's North. Keep your eyes peeled and take in all of its rustic beauty, bring your boots and go for a hike. Pack plenty of extra film - the bird watching and wildlife viewing up here is some of the best in the world. You won't want to miss a second, or a frame of it.

source: Provided by Travel Alberta