Forts dating back to the 1800s
Memorial park was built to recognize and honour Whitecourt and Woodlands County residents who have lost their lives while serving in the Canadian Armed Forces, police force, fire and ambulance services.The memorial features a stainless steel tree adorned with copper leaves, each representing an individual who died while serving our community and/or country.Memorial Point is located north of the Millar Road - Sakawatamau Drive intersection, near the top of the stairs that lead to Highway 43.One of the best photo opportunities in Woodlands County is at the site of the World's Largest Wagon Wheel and Pick.Dating back to the 1800s, these iconic structures will give you a glimpse of postcard-perfect Old Florida. Take a step back in time at the Fort Assiniboine Museum!Located on Highway 33 on the east side of Woodlands County, lies a unique point of interest - the Geographical Centre of Alberta.
Hours of Operation: To contact the museum call 780-584-3737.
One of only seven ferries left in Alberta, the Klondyke Ferry crosses the Athabasca River.
To access the ferry, travel northeast from Fort Assiniboine, or north-west from Vega on secondary Highway 661.
Or how they transform a tree into something you build a house with?
Schedule an industry tour through the Whitecourt and District Chamber of Commerce office by calling 780-778-5363 and get an insider's look into the operation of Millar Western Forest Products and Alberta Newsprint Company.