Road from Peace Point to Moose Island is Now Open

Issued: August 03, 2021

August 3, 2021, Fort Smith NT- The road from Peace Point to Moose Island in Wood Buffalo National Park is now open.

Parks Canada carried out major repair work this summer as the road had been damaged by spring meltwater. Travellers should anticipate finding large dips, mud and rutted sections. Drivers are encouraged to drive appropriate to road conditions. This road is primarily recommended for high clearance vehicles, such as a truck or SUV.

For information on the status of summer roads in Wood Buffalo National Park:

Road condition status is found on the Parks Canada website:

Road conditions are found on Alberta 511 for Pine Lake Road to Peace Point and Peace Point to Moose Island.

Information about these or other questions about Wood Buffalo National Park can be directed to: Email:

For further information, please contact:

Kevin Gedling
Communications Officer
Cell: 867-621-0782