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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.

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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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Coast Canmore Hotel & Conference Centre
511 Bow Valley Tr. Canmore, AB T1W 1N7
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Silver Creek Lodge
1818 Mountain Ave. Canmore, AB T1W 3M3
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