Local Activities

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Canmore has it all. From canoeing to hiking, horseback riding to snowshoeing, make sure you plan enough time so you can experience everything our region has to offer, all year round.

Activities in Banff, Canmore and the Canadian Rockies The never-ending list of things to see and do in our breathtaking Canadian Rockies!

Spreading vastly across Alberta and British Columbia, the breathtaking Canadian Rockies are packed full of surprises and natural wonders. The five national parks accessible from Canmore - Banff, Jasper, Yoho, Kootenay, and Waterton Lakes National Park feature stunning landscapes and wildlife. There is no shortage of fun and adventures with all the awesome things to do in the Canadian Rockies!

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Exclusive In-Resort Guest Pricing! Preferred rates to the Rockies most epic activities and sightseeing tours!

Proudly partnering with some of the Rockies most breathtaking activity and tour providers, we are thrilled to offer exclusive pricing for our in-resort guests!

Pursuit Banff/Jasper Collection – Banff Gondola, Sightseeing Tours, the Icefields Parkway and Jasper 

Rebound Cycle – All Season Equipment Rentals (Bikes/EBikes, SUPs, Snowshoes, Kayaks etc.)

Alpine Helicopters – Scenic helicopter flights throughout Canmore, Banff and Kananaskis)

Silvertip Golf and Country Club

Banff Norquay – Via Ferrata and Sightseeing Chair

Toby Creek Adventures – All Terrain Vehicle (ATV) and Snowmobile tours – Located in Invermere

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Canmore has the perfect location if you are looking for a downhill skiing and snowboarding vacation. Our staff’s favorite ski resorts:
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Nature lovers, there are hundreds of kilometers to explore in the area. Your next biking or hiking adventure awaits! Our staff’s favorite spots:

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Helicopter Tours

See the Canadian Rockies from another angle and experience an adventure of breathtaking views and altitude!

Our staff’s favorite tour company:

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Dog Sledding

Experience a thrilling adventure and a unique way to navigate through the Canadian Rockies! Our staff’s favorite dog sledding companies:

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Enjoy the view of the stunning Rocky Mountains as you play golf. High mountain golf courses provide a spectacular experience you’ll always remember! Our staff’s favorite golf courses:

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Other activities

  • Sledge tours
  • Wolf tours
  • Fishing
  • Rafting
  • Ice Skating
  • Canoeing and paddleboarding