Since 1986, Avens Gallery has represented some of the best artists in Western Canada. The downtown gallery houses original paintings, bronze and stone sculpture, photography, and mixed media pieces by more than 40 artists. The gallery ships art anywhere in the World.
Curbside Museum is a small and quirky museum tucked in a fence along a public sidewalk in Canmore. Exhibitions explore ideas both large and small, factual or fictional, and range from the whimsical to the serious, with no limits except what fits within the museum itself. Curbside Museums host new exhibits every 7-8 weeks. Free and open every day, all day.
When we started Valhalla Pure Outfitters in 1990 to make specialty outdoor clothing and gear, we didn't need to look to some exotic location on the far side of the planet. The rapid weather changes and punishing wear-and-tear of the Valhalla Range have taught us all we need to know about the requirements our gear would need. You can browse our selection of products available in all our stores and purchase online at vpo.ca, or you can check the availability of an item you are interested in, then head to your local shop to try it on.
Come experience the thrill of ice climbing in Banff or Lake Louise this winter. A great activity for individuals, families and kids, with a variety of routes, there's everything available for 1st time climbers right through to the expert! Programs run from December through to late March.
Head out on a fat bike with 4.5″ wide tires, to visit a frozen waterfall. Experience a new way to play in the winter, silly smiles guaranteed! This tour requires biking experience but you don’t need to be an expert. This is the perfect introduction to winter's newest sport.
A full Mystery Towns clue-solving adventure, where you and your teammates take to the side-walks and trails, making your way around Canmore. Experience the sites of Canmore in a unique way - the fun of a scavenger hunt, the puzzle-solving of an escape room and challenge of an Amazing Race.
Stunning glacial blue waters, towering mountain peaks and diverse wildlife awaits you on this beautiful float tour along the Bow River in Canmore. Located on the outskirts of Banff National Park, your guide will gently float you through this inspiring landscape. Sit back, relax and soak it all in, as the stories and local history of the Canadian Rockies captivates your imagination. With no experience required, this family friendly tour is perfect for all ages and abilities. Join us on this truly signature experience of your stay in the Rockies, and let us inspire your mountain adventures.
Explore the snow-covered trails of Kananaskis Country from the cozy confines of a dog sled or from the back of a sled, like a real musher. Mad Dogs and Englishmen is a small, family-owned and operated company offering sled dog and skijoring experiences for individuals, couples, and families. The company’s tours run from as little as one-and-a-half hours to two days. When the snow has melted at the season’s end, visit the kennel for a tour and meet-and-greet with the huskies.
Ghost Walk Tours Presented by Theatre Canmore occur every Friday and Saturday night, Sunday on long weekends throughout Summer/Fall 2018. Enjoy a spooktacular night unearthing ghastly ghosts, ghouls and mysterious events lurking in the shadows of Canmore’s historic streets. Experience a local hang-out built on haunted ground, restless spirits shadowing a historic landmark, and unexplained paranormal activity. Join them if you dare on a spellbinding outdoor tour through spooky Canmore, led by knowledgeable interpretive guides. IMPORTANT: Be sure to arrive 15 minutes before the tour for check-in. The duration of the tour is 75 minutes. Age rating is 8+. Activity level is leisurely to moderate.
Join over 85 artisans and artists from Canmore and surrounding areas, for the Bow Valley's premier market of handcrafted items. Jewelry, photography, pottery, paintings, furniture, body products, clothing, fine foods, and so much more. We have the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday list, including you. Stay for a snack or lunch, several food vendors will be serving up sweet and savoury treats. $3 admission in support of the Canmore Preschool Society.
The Annual Artistic Visions show is an artistic exhibition of original art quilts created by members of the Mountain Cabin Quilters Guild. The Theme of the 2019 show is SKYLINE and it will be found at the Canmore Art Gallery in Elevation Place from March 29 - April 16. Opening reception: March 29 7-9 p.m. Free admission.