Town of Canmore

Council Clips – October 26, 2021

 HBO’s ‘The Last of Us’ Filming in Canmore

Council heard about the impacts and benefits of an upcoming film production that will be filming in Canmore. HBO’s upcoming series 'The Last of Us' will be shooting at various locations within the downtown core throughout November. Residents can expect to see aesthetic changes and road closures around the downtown area that will temporarily transform select areas of downtown Canmore into a post-apocalyptic Jackson, Wyoming.

 What You Need to Know

  • Preparations will occur Nov. 1 - Nov. 16. You will notice construction activities to temporarily transform the aesthetics of several locations in the downtown area.
  • From Nov. 15 - Nov. 21, Main Street will close to vehicles from the 600 block to the 800 block. Take alternate routes during this time.
  • Main Street businesses remain open! ‘The Last of Us’ ambassadors will be on site to guide you to your destination.
  • Filming will take place at the following dates and locations: 800 block of Main Street (Nov. 16 - 19), 800 block of 14 St (Nov. 19), the Miners’ Hall parking lot (Nov. 16), and the Engine Bridge (Nov. 15).
  • You will see many new faces around the downtown area, production vehicles parked along 7 St., 8 St. and 10 St., and maybe even a few horses.
  • This production has the support of the Downtown Canmore BIA
  • You can be part of the production! Apply to be an extra today by sending a photo with height and weight and contact details to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For details, visit The Last of Us Filming in Canmore

The Town of Canmore is located within Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta. In the spirit of respect, reciprocity and truth, we honour and acknowledge the Canmore area, known as “Chuwapchipchiyan Kudi Bi” (translated in Stoney Nakoda as “shooting at the willows”) and the traditional Treaty 7 territory and oral practices of the Îyârhe Nakoda (Stoney Nakoda) – comprised of the Bearspaw First Nation, Chiniki First Nation, and Wesley First Nation – as well as the Tsuut’ina First Nation and the Blackfoot Confederacy comprised of the Siksika, Piikani, Kainai. We acknowledge that this territory is home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3, within the historical Northwest Métis homeland. We acknowledge all Nations who live, work, and play and help us steward this land and honour and celebrate this territory. We commit to working to live in right relations and to advance Truth and Reconciliation.

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