Road Trip Northwest Saskatchewan

Head far enough north in Saskatchewan and you’ll find yourself surrounded by the province’s northern boreal forest: a landscape of jaw-dropping scenery, pristine wilderness and uncounted lakes and rivers. It is an outdoor playground for those seeking a relaxing getaway or rugged northern adventure.

Here is a guide to inspire and help plan a safe trip throughout the area.

Cities and Small Towns

Prince Albert
Big River

Scenic Points

Height of the Land
Little Red River Park
Hunt Falls

Places to Stay

Elk Ridge Resort
Firesong Resort
Sturgeon River Ranch
Waters Edge Eco Lodge


Food and Drink

Restaurant Pietro
Evergreen Coffee
Bison Cafe
Rusty Owl
The Spice Trail

Outdoor Adventure

Zipline at TreeOSix
Golf at
Elk Ridge Resort
Ness Creek
Hike the Boreal Trail in
Meadow Lake Provincial Park
Catch a Pike at
Tazin Lake Lodge


History & Culture

English River First Nations
Grey Owls Cabin
Frenchman Butte National Historic Site
The Imhoff Museum
Steele Narrows Provincial Heritage Park

Provincial Parks and National Parks

Prince Albert National Park
Athabasca Sand Dunes Provincial Park
Great Blue Heron Provincial Park
Clearwater River Provincial Park
Meadow Lake Provincial Park
Makwa Lake Provincial Provincial Park


Hidden Gems

Grey Owls Cabin
Route 26 Coffee House
Hunt Falls

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