The Best Water Sports in the Peace Country

The Best Water Sports in the Peace Country

Unforgettable Summer Fun is Waiting


If you’re a regular to our blogs, you’ll know we love to talk about how many great things there are to do in the Grande Prairie region in summer. But today, we’re focusing on the many fantastic water adventures waiting for you and your family in the Peace Country. From peaceful days kayaking, canoeing, or paddleboarding on beautiful rivers and lakes, to more exciting white-knuckle water sports like white water rafting or jet boat races, there’s plenty of water activities out there.

Don’t have the right equipment? Don’t worry! There are plenty of friendly and knowledgeable rental companies who will be able to kit you out in safe, modern gear for a great price.


Smoky Lake by Travel Alberta / North Grove Creative

Where to Kayak or Canoe


Where to Paddleboard


Where to Float


Where to Go White Water Rafting


Where to Go Boating


Make a Splash!

The best thing about the Peace Country? There are so many more adventures waiting. These suggestions for water activities are just the beginning – don’t be afraid to start exploring! Wherever you’re headed, please remember to wear appropriate safety gear, and if you’re going solo, make sure someone knows where you’re going and when you’re due back. AND don’t forget to bring a waterproof camera so you can share your photos on social media with us by using #GPTourism. We might just feature you on our feeds!

« »