Town of Canmore

Information for Visitors

Canmore is a jewel of the Rockies that normally welcomes visitors from around the world. 

The Province of Alberta implemented mandatory measures to bend the curve of COVID-19. Please click here to read more about the measures that currently apply to the Town of Canmore.


Planning a trip to Canmore?

We all need to do our part to keep Canmore safe:


COVID-19 in Canmore

The Province of Alberta has implemented mandatory, provincewide restrictions are in effect to protect the health system and slow the spread of COVID-19.  

    Click here for a complete list of mandatory measures

    Click here to read more about the measures that currently apply to the Town of Canmore.

    Click here for current COVID-19 numbers in Canmore


    FAQs 

    Services

    What does Canmore's Mandatory Mask Bylaw mean for me?
    Can I come for a hike in the Canmore area?

    Yes! Please remember that physical distancing guidelines still apply. As always, come prepared to adventure safely:

    Can I bike the Legacy Trail?
    The legacy trail is not maintained in the winter months. Travel is not recommended.
    I love Canmore and want to come for a day trip. Can I still come?
    Yes! Please note that mandatory mask requirements apply. For trip planning ideas, visit our partners at Tourism Canmore Kananaskis.
    I want to support local. How do I know what is open?

    Events

    Can I still host my event or wedding in Canmore? 
    The Government of Alberta has released restrictions on indoor and outdoor gatherings to limit the spread of COVID-19.

    Weddings
    Yes, existing wedding bookings can still be hosted in Canmore, and the Town of Canmore is now permitting new wedding bookings on town-land. All bookings must follow the Government of Alberta’s restrictions on gatherings. For more information about weddings and bookings, please click here

    Please note that all wedding photographers are still required to obtain a business license, and can find more information about temporary licenses here

    Second-Home Owners

    l own a second home in Canmore, can I still come?
    Second homeowners were never prevented from coming to Canmore. 

    Hotel and Accommodation

    I have a hotel booked. Can I still come?
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