• Archive: August 2008

  • Canmore Real Estate News:  Mountain town offers skiers' paradise
    Mountain town offers skiers' paradise

    by Kathy McCormick • Calgary Herald • 08/09/08 Three beautiful, world-class ski destinations are within a short drive of Canmore, making it a four-season recreation destination - and what better way to celebrate winter than by taking to the slopes? Read More...

  • Canmore Real Estate News:  Sound Idea: Canmore World 'jewel'
    Sound Idea: Canmore World 'jewel'

    by Kathy McCormick • Calgary Herald • 08/09/08 You can almost see the orchestra behind Calvin Buss gearing up as the maestro enthusiastically counts the many reasons he has chose Canmore to build a high-end project. Read More...

  • Canmore Real Estate News:  Town takes green step
    Town takes green step

    by Marty Hope • Calgary Herald • 08/09/08 The mountain town of Canmore, a hugely popular tourist destination, is deeply involved in the business of sustainable tourism through its association with an international movement. The Natural Step is an international, non-profit organization started in Sweden more than 15 years ago. Read More...

  • Canmore Real Estate News:  Mining and mountains enticed many
    Mining and mountains enticed many

    by Marty Hope • Calgary Herald • 08/09/08

    The world at large was likely first introduced to Canmore during the 1988WinterOlympic Games-when Europeans laid claim to most of the medals in the various Nordic ski events. But the first European to actually set foot in the Canmore area was explorer David Thompson at the start of the 19th century.

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  • Canmore Real Estate News:  Canmore courses fit golfers to a tee
    Canmore courses fit golfers to a tee

    by Marty Hope • Calgary Herald • 08/08/08 It's a wonderful life, if you're a golfer. Canmore features some of the most spectacular scenery in the world, starting with Rocky Mountains' famous Three Sister peaks standing guard over the town. Read More...