Whether you’ve been happily married for decades, or if you just started dating somebody new, it is always nice to get off the couch of your Fort McMurray furnished suite, and go on a romantic date. Fort Mac is vibrant and scenic, so there is definitely no shortage of romantic things to do in this incredible place. Here is a list of the top romantic things to do in Fort Mac.
Have Dinner at Atmosfere Restaurant:
Located at 9925 Biggs avenue, Atmosfere restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious meal in an ultra-romantic setting. The menu consists of Italian and Mediterranean fare, it is a bit on the pricey side, but the quality of the meal is worth every penny. Atmosfere prides itself on its excellent customer service, which makes your romantic date that much more enjoyable.
Watch a Production at Keyano Theatre:
Sharing the experience of watching live theatre is a great bonding tool. The Keyano theatre has an abundance of performance options to suit all tastes. Check out their event calendar and surprise your date with two tickets to the theatre.
Have a Picnic:
Having a good old-fashioned picnic will never go out of style. Pack up your wicker basket with a home-cooked (or take-out) gourmet meal, and two glasses of bubbly. More important than the food, is the location. Luckily, there are many places in Fort Mac where you can enjoy a romantic picnic with your date, including: MacDonald Island Park, near the Athabasca River, in the Boreal Forest, etc. Just watch out for the bears!
Take a Tour in a Helicopter:
If you’re not afraid of heights, a helicopter tour is an unforgettable experience that you can share with your date. It is a great opportunity to see all of Fort Mac, and its immaculate oil sands from an aerial perspective. There are several companies that offer helicopter tours in Fort Mac, including: Wood Buffalo Helicopters, Highland Helicopters, Delta Helicopters, Lakeshore Helicopters, etc.
Go Horseback Riding:
Imagine you and your date on a horse’s back, trampling along next to each other through the woods. Horseback riding is a fun, and unique date. The Clearwater Horse Club, located South of Prairie Creek, along Rodeo drive offers horseback riding lessons, contact them for details.
Get a Massage:
Release your tension, and take your date to the spa for a relaxing massage. The therapeutic touch is highly restorative and rejuvenating. The body undergoes internal transformations with the massage strokes, leaving you feeling limber when it’s complete. A couple’s massage is a great chance to clear your mind and improve your relationship with your date. Couples who go on couple massages report that they have better communication after their experience. Also, it’s a great way to introduce someone to professional massaging if they have never done it before. There are plenty of spas in Fort McMurray for you to choose from, including: Perfectly Divine Day Spa, Stillbrook Spa at Clearwater Hotel, Soft n’ Silky Day Spa, Sweet Escape Spa, etc.