Fox Creek is located on Highway 43, 156 miles northwest of Edmonton and 207 miles from Dawson Creek, BC.
Visitor Information: Visitor Information Centre at north end of town; hone (780) 622-2000.
Oil and gas exploration and forestry are the major industries in Fox Creek.
Fox Creek has all visitor facilities, including lodging at hotels/motels and bed-and-breakfasts, restaurant dining and gas stations. In addition there are grocery and convenience stores, a pharmacy, liquor stores, and banks. Camping west of town at Poplar Ridge RV Park & Campground.
- Fishing for walleye, arctic grayling and northern pike in nearby lakes and streams, most notably Iosegun and Smoke lakes.