©

Wainwright trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Wainwright

Trip Planner Canada  /  Alberta  /  Wainwright
Museums Golf
Wainwright is a town on the prairies of east-central Alberta, Canada.It is located on the north side of the Canadian National Railway, with CFB Wainwright (Denwood) located on the southwest side. The town lies 61km south of Vermilion, in the Battle River valley, along Highway 41, called the Buffalo Trail. Highway 14 also passes through this town. Wainwright is 206km southeast of Edmonton on Highway 14 and 69km west of the Alberta–Saskatchewan border.HistoryThe town was originally named Denwood, but was later relocated by the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway 5km west-northwest and renamed after General William Wainwright, the second vice-president of GTPR.The railway is important to Wainwright. Wainwright is a divisional point on the Canadian National Railway main line. Wainwright railway station is served by Via Rail's The Canadian.
Use our Canada trip generator to arrange your visit to Wainwright and other destinations in Canada.
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Wainwright

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities in Alberta:
Nature, scenic drive, spas
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, scenic drive, adventure
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, zoos & aquariums, historic sites
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Nature, sightseeing, trails
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »
Nature, winter sports, golf
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Where to stay in Wainwright

Browse hundreds of hotels and read guest reviews on the world's leading online travel agency website.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
TripAdvisor
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor