Visitor Info

Dining & Groceries

Dining & Groceries

Hungry?  You have chosen the right place to visit.  The Banff/Canmore Area is filled with food-lovin', wine-sippin', Craft Beer imbibin' locals who love to share good food.  As such, there are many, many MANY amazing restaurants to try.  We've lis...
Getting to Canmore

Getting to Canmore

Arriving by Plane The closest commercial airport is the Calgary International Airport (YYC). Car rentals and shuttle services are available at the Airport. If Calgary is the 1st Canadian Airport on your journey, you will enjoy a brief stop at Canada...
Preparing for WildLife

Preparing for WildLife

We love our wild animals. So much effort and time is put in to keep them wild, free and healthy.  Millions of people visit the area each year to see a the animals that call this beautiful place home. As a visitor to the area, your visit will make ...
Rainy Day Guide

Rainy Day Guide

Unfortunately you cannot control the weather and rain does happen. We have compiled a list of activities to do on a rainy day in both Canmore and Banff. Make the most of your vacation! Visit a Banff Museum – Luxton Buffalo Nations Museum, Whyte Museum o...
Special Events

Special Events

Visit Canmore's Community Portal for an exhaustive list of festivals, events, and their dates year-to-year. May Canmore Uncorked Festival Canmore Uncorked is an annual 12-day food and drink festival that began in 2014 to celebrate the remarkable...
Summer Activities

Summer Activities

The Canadian Rockies are absolutely stunning in Summer. The wildflowers are out, the sun is shinning and there is so much to enjoy and explore in the area. There is something for everyone. We share up coming events and activities in the area on...
Visiting Canada

Visiting Canada

Is this your first time visiting Canada? Here are a few tips to help you prepare for your upcoming vacation! Currency Canada deals in Canadian dollars. Voltage 120 volts and 60HZ. Language English and French Customs and Immigration...
Winter Activities

Winter Activities

Ever dreamed of a white mountain Christmas? Canmore is the such a beautiful place in winter with snow covered mountains, frozen lakes and quite often, beautiful blue skies. Whether you love art galleries and museums or you're a foodie, nature lover, snow...
Year Round Activities

Year Round Activities

Canmore, Banff and Lake Louise is on the door step to beautiful and untouched mountain wilderness which offers varied and year round activities for everyone. There is always something to experience in each season. Tours Rockies Rentals has...