Grimshaw

Grimshaw Locator Map

Population: 2,435

Grimshaw is located at the junction of Alberta Highways 2 and 35 (Mile 0 of the Mackenzie Highway), 108 miles north of Grande Prairie.

Visitor Information:
Town of Grimshaw,
 Box 377
5005-53 Ave.,
 Grimshaw, AB T0V 1W0;
 phone: (780) 332-4626; (email).

Grimshaw developed as a shipping centre for surrounding farms with the arrival of the Central Canada Railroad in 1921. It was established as a village in 1930, and became a town in 1953. It was named for Dr. M.E. Grimshaw, a doctor in Peace River Crossing, who served as Grimshaw’s mayor. Local resources are wheat and grains, livestock, gravel, lumber, gas and oil.  As Mile 0 of the Mackenzie Highway to Northwest Territories, Grimshaw is also an important tourist stop.

Grimshaw has the Dee-Jay Motel, a hotel, service stations, car washes, a laundromat, campgrounds, a recreation park and all other visitor facilities.
Attractions:
  • Get your photo taken in front of the Mackenzie Highway Mile Zero Monument.

Get our Newsletter



 
Alaska Gas Prices British Columbia Gas Prices Alberta Gas Prices

To calculate current U.S. per gallon price from Canadian price per liter, multiply per liter price (Canadian)
by 3.785 and divide by current exchange rate (U.S. to Canadian).