Activities In Canmore
Lodges at Canmore is a family friendly all-suite condominiums resort located in the magnificent Canadian Rockies, surrounded by extraordinary mountain backdrops and picturesque views. Just minutes from Banff National Park, the area abounds with scenic hiking opportunities, stunning biking trails and a 4 world-class ski hills within a short drive. Lodges at Canmore offer the ultimate accommodations encapsulated by breathtaking scenery and unparalleled outdoor adventure.
Every year Canmore hosts a variety of festivals and events, below are some of the special events in the area.
Canada Day – July 1
Miner’s Day – July
Canmore Folk Music Festival – August (Heritage Day Long Weekend)
Canmore Highland Games – September (Labour Day Long Weekend)
Canadian Rocky Mountain Marathon – September
Vic Lewis Band Festival – November
Light up Canmore – December
Explore the exciting underground world of Rat’s Nest Cave under Grotto Mountain near Canmore. Twisting passages and chambers of stalactites and stalagmites. 6-hr Adventure Tour with 18 m (60 ft) rappel–climb and traverse large and narrow passages plus the ‘Laundry Chute’ ($115). 4.5-hr Explorer Tour is similar but has no rappel ($89). 25 min scenic hike to cave entrance (incl in tour times). Guide, helmet, light, coveralls and other gear. 5C (41F) year round. No experience necessary; participants should be reasonably fit; min age 11 yrs. Closed Mon-Tues.
Biking & Hiking
Information on Local Trails
Tourism Canmore Kananaskis
907A 7th Avenue
White Mountain Adventures
7107 Boulder Crescent
Gear Up Mountain Rentals
1302 Bow Valley Trail
Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours
With experienced guides and friendly four legged friends pulling you, the Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours offers the most amazing experiences in the winter and summer.
104 – 602 Bow Valley Trail
Skiing & Snowboarding
Banff Mt. Norquay
Ph: 403.762.4421 or 1.877.SKI.BANFF
Canmore Nordic Centre/Trail Sports
Ph: 403.678.2400 / 403.678.6764
Ski Lake Louise
Ph: 403.522.3555 or 1.877.9LOUISE
Unforgettable tours in the Rockies west of Banff and Yoho parks. Spectacular waterfalls, historic trappers cabins, and opportunities to see wildlife. Half and full day trips include shuttle, suits, boots, helmets, gloves and western-style buffet lunch. Upgrades to powerful 600cc and 700cc sleds. Overnight, custom and group tours.
Lux Cinema Centre
A short drive to Banff takes you to the closest theatre outside of the Solara Resort & Spa and Canmore. With four screens that play first-run features.
Corner of Bear and Wolf Street
See how the finest dark and milk Belgian chocolate is made at Le Chocolatier, indulge in a few samples and possibly buy a few tasty treats for friends and family at home.
121-701 Benchlands Trail