• The Brick
  • Bold Centre
  • Ramada Inn
  • W.J. Cadzow Healthcare Centre
  • School
  • Sporting Goods
  • Portage College
  • Extra Foods

Amenities and services:

Lac La Biche delivers bang for the buck!

Whether you’re putting down permanent roots or building a cosy cabin to enjoy weekends and holidays, Lac La Biche offers a significant and substantial array of services and amenities that cover life’s necessities … and then some!

Blessed with a strong industrial and commercial tax base, Lac La Biche County is debt free, progressive and as a result, able to maintain low residential property taxes. Its enviable financial position allows this forward thinking municipality to continue to offer new and improved services and plan a bright future for county residents.

If you’re contemplating a home or cottage near Lac La Biche you’ll be well served by the following amenities and services:


The William J. Cadzow Health Centre serves the health care needs of Lac La Biche County. Opened in 1985, this modern hospital is a combined acute care and continuing care facility. The hospital provides lab and x-ray services, rehabilitation and a pharmacy. Additionally, residents are served by:

  • Two fully equipped medical clinics located in the town of Lac La Biche
  • Several dental clinics, psychologists, chiropractors and optometrists
  • The Lac La Biche Health unit providing Public Health Nurses and Environmental Health Inspectors as well as a range of services including nutrition, home care, dental health, rehabilitation and water testing.

Shopping, dining and basic needs

Lac La Biche is blessed with an ever-growing list of merchants including two major brand-name grocery stores, hardware and sporting goods and restaurants from fast food to fine dining to name but a few.

18-Hole Golf Course

The Lac La Biche Golf and Country club features 18 holes in a beautiful setting with scenic views of the lake. Enjoy a 19th hole beverage at the club house or improve your swing or drive at the driving range. The exciting course offers fun for everyone from beginners to seasoned pros!

Regional Airport

An all weather, 1,765 m (5,800 ft.) paved and lighted runway, fixed wing and helicopter charter service, Alberta Forestry water bomber base, and air ambulance base. This growing airport is equipped with night lighting and a new hangar.


There are 10 public schools in the Lac La Biche region. Additionally, Portage College is located in the heart of the town of Lac La Biche and offers more than 30 certificate and diploma programs in seven major areas of study.

Fire Department serviced by 25 volunteers

Forest Fire Air tanker Base