Artists of Elk Run are a collective of professional artists with working studios in the Elk Run District of Canmore. The offer an array of paintings, ceramics, jewelry, sculpture, photography, glass art, and more. There are some amazing things happening in the studios of Canmore's industrial area.
Play with the kids or maintain your workout regimen at this recreation facility located in downtown Canmore. Here you’ll find a wide all kinds of fitness opportunities. Head to the gym to lift weights or splash around the pool awhile. If you’re planning any mountaineering adventures, head to the indoor climbing gym to build skills and strength. There’s even an outdoor skate park for skateboarders that’s open Spring, Summer, and Fall.
Developed for the 1988 Winter Olympic Nordic events, the Canmore Nordic Centre Provincial Park remains a world-class facility. In 2005 it was significantly renovated to re-establish itself as one of the top cross country, biathlon and mountain bike destinations in the world. In the winter more than 65 km (37 miles) of groomed and track-set trails beckon cross-country skiers of all ability levels. In the summer, an 18-hole disc golf course, more than 100 km (62 mi) of mountain bike and hiking trails, 6.5 km (4 mi) of paved rollerski trails, and a mountain bike skills park keep visitors busy.
Discover the Stoney Nakoda Resort & Casino, a vibrant combination of affordable comfort, premier casino gaming, family-friendly adventure and entertainment with first-class service and warm hospitality in Kananaskis. Escape to the “Basecamp of the Rockies,” only 30 minutes west of Calgary in beautiful Kananaskis Country! Surrounded by stunning views, the mountain resort playground offers countless amenities, including 110 beautifully appointed rooms and suites, a state-of-the-art casino, an exhilarating pool and waterslide, two restaurants and exciting adventures throughout the year. All hotel rooms come with complimentary daily hot breakfast buffet. Rooms are equipped with their own dedicated wifi, as well as a minimum 43" HD TV. Come find everything you need for the perfect vacation at the only casino resort in the Canadian Rockies – the Stoney Nakoda Resort & Casino.
Canadian Rockies Chalets provides the ideal location for your mountain getaway in the Canadian Rockies. Located in the heart of Canmore, Alberta, Canadian Rockies Chalets is only 5 kilometers from the Banff National Park gate, a 15 minute drive from downtown Banff and a leisurely one hour drive west from Calgary. Our condominium style accommodations are sure to meet all your expectations. We are central to five alpine ski areas, as well as the Canmore Nordic Centre, with hiking, biking and skiing trails at your door step.
Silver Creek Lodge offers guests a rejuvenating Rocky Mountain escape. With lavish amenities, a relaxing atmosphere, incredible suites and wonderful staff, Mountain Zen is not just a mantra, it is an unforgettable experience. The lodge has three different room styles: traditional hotel rooms, one and two bedroom condo suites. Rooms feature self-catering, fully stocked kitchens or kitchenettes, gas fireplaces, in-suite laundry, and Aveda bath products.The hotel also offers complimentary underground parking, an outdoor hot pool, designated pet friendly rooms, and an onsite spa and restaurant.
Treat yourself to a spa getaway that soothes and rejuvenates the body and mind paired with luxurious accommodation at Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge. As the only Nordic Spa in Alberta take advantage of the unique offerings while embracing the natural beauty that surrounds you.
Mount Engadine Lodge offers a range of lodging options to accommodate families, solo travelers and couples. No matter the choice you make, you’re guaranteed an oasis of peaceful comfort among the untouched wilderness of Kananaskis. Package includes overnight accommodation in a Lodge Room and all meals. Upgrades extra. Restrictions apply.
Join Mountain Photo Tours on this 5-night/6-day photography tour through Banff, Lake Louise and Jasper in the Canadian Rockies in search of the best autumn colors, set against the snow-capped mountains to create a memorable portfolio of images with the help of your guide.
Big mountain views, cool glacial waters, forests, valleys and wildlife: all from the perspective of the river. Great for all ages and perfect for first time rafters, Canmore Raft Tours offers two family friendly river floats leaving right from downtown Canmore. The 1hr "Townie" leaves four times daily at 10:00am, 12:00pm, 2:00pm, 4:00pm from the Canmore Boat Launch, which is only a few minute walk from the shops and restaurants downtown. The 2.5hr "Explorer" offers the same easy access, but we extend the tour into the Bow Valley Wildland Park leaving at 6:00pm from the Canmore Boat Launch. All Tours offer transportation from the river back to downtown.
Cloud Nine Guides is a mountain school & internationally (IFMGA) certified guide service located in Canmore, in the heart of the Canadian Rockies. It provides guiding and instruction for ice climbing, rock climbing, mountaineering, hiking, and backcountry skiing / split boarding ventures. The programs are run in the form of single and multi-day trips, all abilities are welcome.
The original, local, family owned and operated dog sled touring company in the Bow Valley. Established in 1983, Canmore's Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours offers exceptional dog sledding experiences in the front ranges of the breathtaking Canadian Rockies. Choose from a range of tour lengths from 2 hours to 2 days. Their most popular tour, the 2 hour Powder Hound Express is perfect for families, or harness your inner musher on a 4 hour, 8 hour or overnight tour. Experience the ultimate winter adventure on one of their signature self-driven sleds, where visitors command their own pack of husky heroes. Escape the ordinary and harness your dreams with Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours.
The longest-running folk music festival in Alberta, the Canmore Folk Music Festival ascribes to a philosophy and legacy of folk, world, blues and roots music. Every August, the festival fills downtown Canmore with music, featuring 30+ acts or performers, workshop stages and a kids’ activity area.
Join Avens Gallery for live demos with artists Rachelle Brady and Michael Sydoryk and connect with the artists in this dynamic environment. The delicious texture of thick oil paint applied with palette knife by Rachelle Brady will keep you intrigued. Michael Sydoryk's equally powerful wildlife, particularly bison, move us to a sense of strength and resilience. Both artists work to masterfully create awareness for their beautiful landscapes and wildlife, donating to conservation and wildlife itself. Come celebrate with them. They look forward to seeing you soon.
The Mountain Cabin Quilters Guild invites you to attend their Festival of Quilts which be held at the Seniors Community Centre. It will feature art and traditional quilts made by their members. There will also be a raffle quilt, a craft table, a silent auction and vendors. There will be an admission fee.