Camping is turning into a year-round delight, but a little preparation makes it all the more fun
Kananaskis is a stunningly beautiful valley of the Canadian Rockies. Canmore is a stunningly charming mountain town. Together, they make for a stunningly awesome duo filled with adventure, explorations and amazing food, among other amazing things.
Visit Wapiti Sports & Outfitters, Canmore’s best resource for fishing information and guided fishing adventures. This family owned, fishing and hunting store is celebrating 30 Years in Business. They have the expertise and the knowledge you need for a fantastic fishing experience in the Alberta Rockies. Their friendly staff is always willing to assist to get visitors out on the water to experience a variety of fishing options in the area. This character shop has a comprehensive selection of fly/spin fishing gear and fly-tying materials. Stop in to see “hot picks” from a large selection of dry and wet flies and streamers. This full service fishing store carries everything from quality gear, clothing and hats, to optics, archery and must haves for the avid hunter. Provincial and National Park fishing licenses are available, as well as Alberta hunting licenses. Established professional engraving/sublimating services onsite. Come see the resident artist Terry and his "RockScapes" art work.
Visitors have the opportunity to witness molten glass being transformed into one-of-a-kind works of art at the Fireweed Glass Studio, nestled in a corner of Canmore's Elk Run Industrial Park, as well as browse a selection of locally made art glass for sale. Featuring artists Barbara Rumberger, Deanna MGillivray, Elisabeth Woolley Monod and Nicole Tremblay.
Choosing natural isn’t a trend, its a way of life. Every product you’ll find at Rocky Mountain Soap Co. is toxin-free and 100% natural, no fluff, no synthetics and never tested on animals. That way there is no guesswork and you shop with the freedom of knowing that everything is made safe and good for you.
An alpine inspired boutique Canmore hotel located on the sunny quiet and natural side of Canmore. Creekside Villa offers bed and breakfast style accommodation overlooking the the Bow Valley at the entrance to Canmore's Cougar Canyon. Each of the rooms is named after one of mountains that border the town of Canmore. Each includes a luxurious bathroom with a deep soak tub, high quality body wash, lotions and bath salts, and Egyptian cotton towels. In the morning, guests are invited to gather in the sunroom for a fresh continental breakfast, including toast, yogurt, fruit and homemade baked goods.
The Best Western Plus Pocaterra Inn is a chateau-style hotel nestled amidst the towering peaks of the Canadian Rockies in Canmore, Alberta. Guests staying at this Canmore hotel will find friendly customer service, convenience and affordability a priority. This hotel is minutes away from the Bow River, the Canmore Museum, the Nordic Centre and Banff National Park. Guests looking for things to do in Canmore, Alberta will enjoy events such as the Folk Music Festival, car shows, the July 1st celebration, the World Ice Climbing Competition and the Canmore Wild Festival.
Lamphouse Hotel is a boutique hotel for the modern mountain adventurer in the heart of Downtown Canmore. It features a variety of King and Queen bedrooms with varying types of; Deluxe, Suite and Double Queen rooms - also a new 10 person apartment great for groups! These modern rooms showcase barn board features walls, unique artwork, 55” inch flat screen TV’s, Nespresso coffee machines, mini bar snacks, locally sourced amenities from Rocky Mountain Soap Co., high speed internet, Stearns and Foster top of the line mattresses. Mountain and Creek side views! They are located on Main Street.
A great Mystery Towns clue-solving race around Canmore, with FUN stops in businesses along the way. Less distance, more clues! This great adventure in Canmore’s downtown is perfect for racing your friends and trying to beat the leaderboard, and may also be Canmore's most perfect activity to start date-night!
Enjoy a night in the mountains at Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge and wake up to a delicious morning with the Bed & Breakfast Package. This package includes overnight accommodation for 2 and breakfast the next morning at either Forte Restaurant or Market Café. Restrictions apply.
Luxury, health & wellness, adventure and everything in between! Join Evolve Retreat Co. for our 5-day Spring Into Wellness retreat in the spectacular Canadian Rockies. Get a fresh outlook on your health and fitness and learn how to live your best possible life.
Join Ridgeline Guiding Services and experience the Rocky Mountains to the fullest. Breath the crisp Rocky Mountain air, see the rare mountain landscapes from perspectives that only birds get to see and feel the satisfaction of climbing a real mountain. Choose from rock, ice, and alpine climbing and hiking, scrambling, via ferrata tours, rescue courses, navigation and more. Their team of high qualified and professionally certified ACMG guides will be your local experts. Based in the heart of the Canadian Rockies (Canmore, AB), Ridgeline's team of expert guides strive to ensure your guided trip is the highlight of your visit to the Canadian Rockies.
Aster Mountain Adventures is a small tour company offering guided hiking, backpacking, climbing and backcountry skiing adventures in the Canadian Rockies. Contact them to arrange a tour customized to your preferences. Also offering scheduled interpretive hikes on 'Glaciers and Climate Change'. These hikes are offered at two locations - Wilcox Pass, near the Columbia Icefields and the Iceline Trail. Learn all about how glaciers have shaped our landscape in the past and at present, and what the future holds for glaciers in the Canadian Rockies.
Canadian Rockies Mountain Guides is a group of fully certified ACMG/IFMGA Mountain Guides who live, work and play in the mountain corridors of Banff and Canmore. They are local mountain professionals/risk managers who are passionate about the mountains and they take pride in giving guests the safest and most unforgettable experiences of their lives. They specialize in custom tailored summer and winter mountain adventures around the Canadian Rockies. If you are a beginner, they have rock climbing courses to introduce you to the sport.
The Canmore Eagles take on the Whitecourt Wolverines on Friday, Nov. 29th at 7:00 pm. This will be the only time during the 2019-2020 season the two teams meet on Eagles home ice!
The Canmore Eagles take on the Okotoks Oilers on Saturday, Nov. 23rd at 7:00 pm! It is the first time the two teams will face-off on home ice for the season.
Trail Sports and SkiUphill - RunUphill are teaming up for a workout Wednesday. This is a group meet up and Trail Sports is offering rental skis at 10% discount for the occasion. Weather permitting they'll start on Nov 20th and an instructor will do a 30 minute "How to Classic Ski" class (no cost) and on Nov 27th a 30 minute "How to Skate Ski" class. Trail Sports also offers lessons for both classic and skate skiing if you are looking at honing your skis, or simply getting into it. They'll do a 60-75 minute warm-up followed with beverages afterwards. No way to find a better cross-training for the cold months.