Smooth Rock Falls sits on the scenic Mattagami River on TransCanada Highway 11. This small town is open to new business development, and offers competitive tax incentives and grants. Residents have access to a local hospital and a range of government, education and retail services. The local labour force is 75% bilingual, with strengths in public administration, health and education, trades, transportation and heavy equipment operation. The community has a wide range of recreational opportunities, including golf, an outdoor swimming pool, hiking and snowmobile trails, hunting, fishing and organized sports.