Canmore Community

Community

 

Schools

  • Canmore Preschool
  • Elizabeth Rummel Elementary School
  • Lawrence Grassi Middle School
  • Canmore Collegiate High School
  • Banff Elementary School
  • Banff Community High School
  • Bow Corridor Continuing Education
  • Bow Valley College – Canmore Campus
  • L'Ecole Enfantine Pierrot et Colombine
  • Ecole Notre-Dame des Monts
  • Mountain Gate Community School
  • Our Lady of the Snows Catholic Academy

Medical Services

  • 911
  • Acupuncturists
  • Ambulance Service
  • Aromatherapy
  • Chiropractors
  • Dental Clinics
  • Denturists
  • Dietitians
  • Health Unit
  • Herbologists
  • Hospital
  • Midwifery
  • Obstetrics
  • Optometrists
  • Orthodontists
  • Pain Clinic
  • Podiatrist
  • Pharmacies
  • Plastic Surgeon
  • Psychiatrists
  • Psychologists
  • Respite Care
  • Sports Clinics
  • Surgeons
  • Therapists (massage, occupational, physio)

Canmore Hospital / Banff Mineral Springs Hospital

  • Outpatient services
  • Emergency helipad & ambulance garage

Canmore Hospital / Banff Mineral Springs Hospital

  • Clinics: immunization & confidential
  • Community care & rehab programs counseling
  • Day support program
  • Environmental health services
  • Hearing tests
  • Palliative care
  • Prenatal & postnatal classes
  • School health program
  • Speech language therapy
  • Aids Bow Valley
  • AADAC
  • Al-Anon
  • Alateen
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Bow Corridor Society for Community Living
  • B.I.G. Brain Injury Group
  • Bow Valley Christmas Spirit Society
  • Bow Valley Food Bank
  • Bow Valley SPCA
  • Bow Valley Victim Services
  • Cancer Support Group
  • Caregivers Support Network
  • Family and Community Support Services (FCSS)
  • Narcotics Anonymous
  • Schizophrenia Support Group
  • Trident Mediation Counselling and Support Foundation
  • Visual Reality Network (C.N.I.B.)

Churches

  • Alpine Christian Ministries
  • Canmore Community Church
  • Kingdom Hall of Jehova's Witnesses
  • Mountain Springs Ministries
  • Mountain Baptist Church
  • Ralph Connor Memorial United Church
  • Rocky Mountain Victory Church
  • Sacred Heart Parish
  • St. Michaels's Anglican Church
  • Seventh Day Adventist Church
  • Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints
  • Trinity Bible Church

Newspapers

  • Local: Rocky Mountain Outlook (weekly) and Bow Valley Crag & Canyon (weekly)
  • Other: Calgary Herald (daily), Calgary Sun (daily), Globe & Mail (daily)

Radio

  • Local: Mountain FM (106.5 FM Canmore)
  • Other: CBC, CKUA, CHFM, CKIK, CKRY (most other Calgary radio stations available)

Television

  • CBRT (CBC, Calgary)
  • CFCN (CTV, Calgary)
  • Shaw Cable Systems

Financial Services

  • Alberta Treasury Branch
  • Bank of Montreal

Geographic Information

  • Location:  106 km west of Calgary via the Trans Canada Highway.(1 hour and 10 min. from the Calgary International Airport)
  • Elevation: 1309 meters (4,296 feet)

Climate

  • January - Highs:  -5.3°  (22.5°)  Lows:  -14.9°  (5.2°)
  • April - Highs:  9.0°  (48.2°)  Lows:  -2.8°  (27.0°)
  • July - Highs:  22.1°  (71.8°)  Lows:  7.4°  (45.3°)
  • October - Highs:  10.1°  (50.2°) Lows:  -1.1°  (30.0°)
  • Annual Precipitation:  468 mm (18.4 in)
  • Annual Snowfall:  244 cm (96.1 in)

Recreational Information

  • Elevation Place (aquatics centre and rock climbing)
  • Canmore Recreation Centre (arena & gymnastics facility)
  • Curling Rink
  • 21 hectares of park (28 areas)
  • Miles of walking trails both paved and unpaved
  • Ol' Swimming hole (Quarry Lake)
  • 13 playgrounds
  • 5 public tennis courts
  • 5 ball diamonds
  • 2 soccer fields
  • 1 skateboard park
  • Golf Courses
  • Canmore Nordic Centre: Cross Country Skiing and Biathlon Facilities
  • Bird watching (Golden Eagle Festival)
  • Shopping, shopping, shopping

Utilities

  • Electricity:  Epcor
  • Natural Gas:  Direct Energy
  • Telephone:  Telus Communications
  • Water, Sewer & Garbage:  Town of Banff, Town of Canmore
  • Recycling Depot:  Recycling Services, Clothing, Petroleum products, Auto batteries
  • Road Maintenance:  Town of Canmore
  • Radio Local: Mountain FM (106.5 FM Canmore)
  • Other: CBC, CKUA, CHFM, CKIK, CKRY (most other Calgary radio stations available)
  • Television:  CBRT (CBC, Calgary), CFCN (CTV, Calgary), Shaw Cable Systems