Peace River is located on the banks of the Peace River, 88 miles north of Valleyview via Alberta Highway 2.
|An important transportation centre on the Peace River, the town of Peace River was incorporated in 1919. Today, Peace River is a centre for goverment services in the region. Area industry includes a pulp mill, gas and oil and farming. Visitor services include dining and lodging at local restaurants and 5 hotels/motels. Camping at Lions Club Campground and at Pine Ridge Campground.|