2. Soar above the clouds
Thrill-seekers will love a magnificent helicopter tour around the soaring mountain ranges of Canmore and Kananaskis. From high above the ground, you will get to experience the staggering Rocky Mountains from a completely new perspective. Seeing the alpine lakes, glaciers and waterfalls from a bird’s eye view is guaranteed to be the highlight of your trip.
3. Treat yourself to the ultimate dining experience
Canmore and Kananaskis are home to a remarkable food and dining scene with options you wouldn’t expect to see in your average small town. After breaking a sweat on the trails or coming out of your latest mountain adventure, you’ll be ready to fill your belly with the curated delicacies that the region offers.
What’s on our bucket list, you ask? At the Sensory Restaurant and Lounge, you will be treated to stunning mountain views and regional cuisine, highlighting foraged ingredients from right here in the Bow Valley. The Stirling Lounge is a classic go-to for a fine dining experience, while The Drake Pub offers quality, casual Alberta-style BBQ. Once your hunger is satisfied, Wild Life Distillery is the place to be for a locally handcrafted cocktail. Bottoms up!
4. Take a beginner-friendly canoe trip down the bow river
One of the best ways to enjoy our stunning scenery is on a relaxing trip down the river. Canmore Canoe offers incredible experiences and can even customize a tour to suit your group’s needs for a unique experience. With instruction from a certified guide, you’ll be able to swiftly navigate the Bow River in Canmore while taking in the majestic mountain views.
5. Book a premier canyoning adventure
Canmore and Kananaskis are known for their pristine mountains, but there are more ways of exploring these majestic ranges than just hiking up them. Bow Valley Canyoning offers epic guided adventures that will take you through the most spectacular creeks and canyons around. These tours cater to thrill-seeking beginners, veteran canyoners and everyone in between. You can experience everything from sliding down naturally carved rocks to rappelling next to magnificent waterfalls. What more are you waiting for?
6. Try your luck at the casino
Spend an evening with some fun and games at Stoney Nakoda Resort & Casino. Try your luck at the casino, complemented by flavourful dining and drinks! While you’re there, why not spend the night, relax in the indoor pool, and take in a glorious Rocky Mountain sunrise from your room?
Canmore and Kananaskis offer so many options for adventure, your best bet is to stay in town a night or two to soak it all up. Explore our accommodations, from hostels to B&Bs to chalet-style vacation homes, all of which are so cozy you won’t want to leave.