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Gregoire Park, also simple called Gregoire, is a neighborhood in southern Fort McMurray. This community should not be confused with Gregoire Lake Estates, a more rural community bordering Willow Lake / Gregoire Lake and reached by Highway 881.
Gregoire Park received a walk score of around forty. There are bus routes in this neighborhood along Gregoire Drive, Greely Road, MacKenzie Boulevard, Mackay Crescent and Greenwich Lane.
Gregoire Park is located directly north of MacKenzie Industrial Park. Beacon Hill is located to the northwest, while the Waterways is directly north. Beyond that is downtown Fort McMurray and the rest of the city.
The namesake Gregoire Drive runs north to south through this neighborhood after branching off from Route 63. This road turns into Beacon Hill Drive when it crosses Memorial Drive.
Gregoire is about a fifteen minute drive from downtown Fort McMurray.
Landmarks and Events
Greogoire is located next to a large cluster of hotels and conference centers. It is the restaurants, entertainment venues and stores that cater to visitors that make this community walkable.
Gregoire Park at the northeastern corner of this neighborhood has soccer fields and playgrounds. There are soccier fields and playgrounds by Greely School Road as well.
The Clearwater River is in walking distance to the east, though that is not linked to Gregoire by easy walking trails. Several smaller creeks run parallel to the highway and are closer to Gregoire.
Centennial Park and Centennial Park Campground is located on the other side of Highway 63.
Restaurants and bars line Gregoire Drive’s northern end near Highway 63. Here you can find restaurants like McRay’s Roadhouse Grill, Frontier Dining, The Experts and OJ’s Steak and Pizza. There is some shopping and retail in Gregoire Park itself, which far more options a few miles north on Highway 63.
The Oil Sands Discovery Center is less than a kilometer from this community. This landmark museum contains many exhibits on the oil sands industry that is the economic engine of this region.
The Keyano College is several kilometers north of this neighborhood.
The Fort McMurray International Airport is located to the south of Gregoire.
Schools and Family Friendly Services
Greely Road School is located in this community. This is a K-8 public school. Fort McMurray Islamic School is in this neighborhood.
The Keyano College is several kilometers north of this community.
Gregoire Park is several kilometers south of the Catholic schools in the southern end of Fort McMurray like Good Shepherd Community School and Father Beauregard School.
The somewhat more distant Gregoire Lake Estates is about twenty minutes south of the southern edge of Fort McMurray. That community has many large lots with spacious single family homes. The downside of that community is its lack of retail and commercial venues. However, many people enjoy the recreational opportunities by Gregoire Lake, located between Lac La Biche and Fort McMurray. The lake is a popular place for swimming, boating and camping.