Things to Do in Canmore

Located one-hour West of Calgary and only 5 minutes from the Banff National Park, Canmore lies nestled along the banks of the Bow River in the heart of the Rocky Mountains. Thousands of tourists visit Canmore, Alberta each year. The information provided here is intended to be used only as a guide. Your vacation or travel to Canmore would be most enjoyable if you take the time to fully plan your vacation or business trip.

Activities & Adventures

Golf, fishing, helicopter tours, hiking, camping, teen adventure, and more....

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Arts & Entertainment

Art galleries, museums, live music & bands, theatre, karaoke, DJ's, and more....

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Bars & Pubs

Nightlife in Canmore - bars, pubs, sports bars, nightclubs, lounges, dance bars, and more....

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Casino

Alberta’s newest casino experience is just minutes West of Calgary, at the entrance to the Majestic Canadian Rockies.

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Elevation Place

Elevation Place - There's no place like it. In the heart of Canmore you’ll find Elevation Place. This 77,000 square foot facility is the indoor hub of our community. Elevation Place is Canmore’s indoor playground and the hub of our community.

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Health & Wellness

Spas, Wellness Centres, Fitness, Weight Loss, etc.

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Hockey

A fun and exciting winter activity for the whole family, a night of Junior A Hockey will get your adrenaline pumping as the local crowd cheers on the Canmore Eagles!

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Restaurants, Dining & Catering

Fine dining, fast food, catering, pizza and more....

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Shopping in Canmore

Shops and stores in Canmore: grocery, sporting goods, and more....

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Fishing Guide

Canmore and the surrounding area offers some of the best fishing found anywhere in North America. Spectacular scenery, fresh mountain air and a variety of pristine lakes, rivers and streams provide the perfect backdrop for fishermen of all ages and abilities to enjoy this wonderful outdoor activity.

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Golf Guide

With 6 world-class Golf courses and 117 of the most beautifully laid out holes you will ever see, Canmore is the hub for Golf enthusiasts from around the world who are travelling to the Canadian Rockies If you're planning on a golf vacation in Western Canada, you'll want to check out this guide.

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Hiking Guide

Canmore and the surrounding area offers some of the best hiking and backpacking found anywhere in North America. Spectacular scenery, fresh mountain air and a variety of pristine lakes, alpine meadows, provide the perfect backdrop for people of all ages and abilities to enjoy this wonderful outdoor activity. Check out this guide before you go.

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Ski & Snowboard Guide

With 4 world-class ski resorts within a short drive, Canmore is the hub for skiing and snowboarding in the Canadian Rockies (jump to ski map). If you're planning on a skiing or snowboarding vacation in Western Canada, you'll want to check out some of the powder snow at Banff's Sunshine Village, Mount Norquay, Lake Louise or Nakiska.

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Tourism Industry & Lodging Associations

Local tourism and lodging industry associations for Canmore, Alberta. Tourism Canmore Kananaskis, Canmore Hotel & Lodging Association.

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Canmore Festivals & Events

Canmore Alberta, Canada hosts many local events that are of interest to both the vacation traveler and the local community. Make note of any events you'd like to attend while you plan your vacation travel to Western Canada and the Canadian Rockies.

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Summer travel activities and adventure around Canmore include fishing, golf, cycling, hiking and rock climbing, to name just a few. With the Canadian Rockies all around, you'll find that the awe-inspiring landscape is perfect for pictures, so bring lots of film on your vacation in Canmore, Canada!

In the winter months, there's plenty of fresh powder snow and easy access to local world-class skiing and snowboarding areas. The Canmore Nordic Centre also offers some of the best cross country skiing in the world. If skiing is not for you, there's ice fishing, dogsled adventure trips, ice climbing and much more vacation fun to keep you busy.

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