Cecil Thompson Park is located right next door and features a playground with a bouncy pillow, outdoor exercise equipment, a stocked fishing pond and walking trails.

Peace River Cabins and Outdoors offers canoe and kayak rentals as well as guided trips on the river.

The peace country offers a variety of golf courses including mini golf at Golf World on the Peace,  an 18 hole course at Mighty Peace Golf Course and The Nampa Golf Course which is a 9 hole course. 

Peace River Museum, Archives & Mackenzie Centre located downtown along with the Girouxville Museum which is located about half an hour from Peace River.

U-Pick and fresh produce is available at Bridgeview Gardens located down Shaftesbury

Fishing on the river, Figure 8 Lake, Wilderness Park and Queen Elizabeth Provincial Park.


Pat’s Creek provides a great hiking trail in the hills of Peace River.

Peace River has many great fitness centers and activities the whole family will enjoy such as; Peace Regional Swimming Pool, Rock N’ Bowl, Al Adair Rec Center, Fitness on the Go and Blazin’ Arms Paintball.

Historical landmarks including 12 Foot Davis Grave site, Sagitawa lookout, and St. Augustine Mission Provincial Historic Site.

Local shopping downtown at The Bodhi Tree, Hollyhocks, Frontline, Leather & More and OT Sports.

Peace River has a wide variety of local diners such as Java Domain, Alz Donair, Norms Pizzazz, Su Casa, Kita North and WOW Grill.

Feeling like a scenic drive? Shaftesbury Trail follows the river and has many must see stops along the way including the Shaftesbury Ferry. The ferry is free to the public and will take visitors across the river where Tangent Park is located.