Penhold is surrounded by the county of Red Deer No. 23, 16 km (9.9 mi) south of Red Deer at the junction of Highway 2A and Highway 42. It is located 128 kilometres (80 mi) north of Calgary, along the Red Deer River. The population of Penhold is around 2500 as of the 2012 census.
Penhold has numerous businesses including a spa, a pizza place, a motel, a liquor store, two gas stations and a grocery store. There are two school choices in Penhold. Attractions in Penhold include a museum, a recreation centre, a splash park and an outdoor ice rink.
For more information on Penhold please visit the town of Penhold website.