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Description
Established in 1883 as a coal-mining center, Canmore was the first Canadian Pacific Railroad divisional point west of Calgary. The town also was the site of the biathlon and cross-country ski events of the 1988 Winter Olympics. Year-round recreational activities are abundant; fly-fishing, rock climbing, snowshoeing and dog sledding are just a few activities visitors can enjoy. Hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing are popular along the area's numerous trails. The Canmore Highland Games on Labour Day weekend also keeps sports enthusiasts entertained with a variety of athletic competitions. Scottish and Celtic dance and musical performances and sheep dog demonstrations take place during the daylong festival as well.

Visitor Info
Tourism Canmore Kananaskis

Things to See
Alpine Helicopters Ltd.

RECREATIONAL ACTIVITIES

White-water Rafting
Blast Adventures Inc.
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Current Location: Canmore, Alberta
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Rundle Cliffs Lodge
375 Spring Creek Dr. Canmore, AB T1W 0G9
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Best Western Pocaterra Inn
1725 Mountain Ave. Canmore, AB T1W 2W1
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The Grande Rockies Resort
901 Mountain St. Canmore, AB T1W 0C9
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Stoneridge Mountain Resort Canmore
30 Lincoln Park. Canmore, AB T1W 3E9
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