Canmore, AB, Canada is located in the heart of the Rocky Mountains and Bow Valley in what is called Kananaskis Country. The village rests on the shores of the Bow River and surrounding by such mountains as Mount Lady Macdonald and the Three Sisters.
Activities most enjoyed in the Village of Canmore and surrounding areas include mountain biking, hiking, wildlife watching, rock climbing, mountaineering, golfing, backpacking, canoeing, kayaking, caving, fishing, flightseeing, and ice climbing, downhill skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, and xc skiing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations in the region includes Ha Ling Peak, Banff National Park, Grassi Lakes, Quarry Lake, Highline Trail, Elk Pass Trail, Grotto Canyon, Peter Lougheed Provincial Park, and the Spray Valley Provincial Park,
Some of the attractions, museums and cultural venues in Canmore, Alberta and the surrounding regions includes Canmore's "Main Street", Canmore Museum and Geoscience Centre, NWMP Historic Barracks, artsPlace Canmore, and Elevation Place.
Services important in and around the community of Canmore include accommodations (Hotel, motel, inn, vacation homes, resorts, cabins, cottages, bed and breakfast, suites, hostel), tours, guides, campground, pubs, brewery, gift stores, restaurants, cafes, gas stations, grocery store, liquor store, gift shops, cell service, internet, banks and transportation services including taxi services.