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Canmore, AB Travel and Vacation Getaways

WorldMark Canmore - Banff Exterior The beautiful Rocky Mountains are home to an incredible region known as Banff, a national park area with stunning snow capped peaks, sparkling glacial lakes and quaint mining towns such as Canmore. Located in southern Alberta, this area is a majestic mountain playground teeming with wildlife and opportunities for outdoor adventures, including hiking, fishing, boating, climbing, skiing, snowboarding, dog sledding and more. A recreational hot spot year-round, Banff is a gorgeous vacation area with quiet trails, a serene natural environment and unending mountain landscapes.

Canmore, Canada Vacation Destination

Stroll around the quaint downtown and enjoy shopping and dining set against spectacular mountain scenery. Soar above the landscape on a gondola ride up Sulphur Mountain, or go deep underground in the Canmore Caverns, known for their spectacular geological formation and exposed fossils. Golf enthusiasts will enjoy Silvertip and Steward Creek golf courses.

For a true taste of Canada, spend some time in the Banff National Park, one of Canada's UNESCO World Heritage Sites, an incredible wildness area with numerous glaciers, spectacular mountains and abundant wildlife.

Canmore, Canada Travel Tips

  • Packing Tips - If you're planning on hiking, a pair of good walking sticks will come hand on those steep downhill slopes.
  • Best Attractions - Canmore Nordic Centre, created for 1988 Winter Olympics, offers all sorts of expert trails.
  • Best Time to Visit - Each season brings its own charm to this spectacular area, but prices reach their peak during the ski season and in the summer.

Weather - Climate (average high temperature)

  • January: 23°F
  • February: 32°F
  • March: 39°F
  • April: 48°F
  • May: 58°F
  • June: 66°F
  • July: 72°F
  • August: 71°F
  • September: 61°F
  • October: 50°F
  • November: 33°F
  • December: 23°F

Nearby Cities/Towns

  • Banff, Canada
  • Cochrane, Canada
  • Lake Louise, Canada
  • Calgary, Canada
  • Okotoks, Canada

Nearby Airports

  • Calgary International Airport

Medical Facilities

  • Canmore General Hospital
  • Bow River Associate Medical Clinic