Wainwright is hard working, community-minded, family-first and recreation master planned. We value what it means to be free. From our foundation lies a future where determination gets you everywhere while recognizing the value of building piles of fall leaves with a child, a game of catch with the dog or coffee with the neighbor.
Wainwright, Canada is a unique town in Alberta that has a strong, vibrant & friendly community spirit. Wainwright is located in East Central Alberta at the intersection of Buffalo Trail-Highway 41 and Poundmaker Trail-Highway 14, near the beautiful Battle River Valley. We have a rich history that is highlighted and preserved throughout the area that focuses on our community’s past. Living the good life in Wainwright means local full service health service and educational infrastructure, an atmospheric Mainstreet, advanced recreational amenities and culture celebration in our many annual events. When you’re thinking of places to see in Alberta Canada, Wainwright’s historical landmarks, vibrant community and natural beauty appeals to many visitors and keeps people coming back for more.
Wainwright’s population is a healthy 6,606 (plus 600 at CFB Wainwright) and growing. Because we are a major service center for the region, we supply Alberta with business opportunities that provide a stable economy and steady growth for the area. Our community is strong and diverse, reflecting what we truly have to offer. Get busy living. Welcome to Wainwright!