It's Winter Carnival Time!

Come celebrate winter in the Canadian Rockies with us at Canmore's Winter Carnival. Enjoy dozens of great local activities including ice carving and log sawing competitions, the pooch parade, the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup, and much more!

Come celebrate winter in the Canadian Rockies with us at Canmore's Winter Carnival. Enjoy dozens of great local activities including ice carving and log sawing competitions, the pooch parade, the BMW IBU Biathlon World Cup, and much more!

Winter Carnival Special Events

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Eyes to the Skies

February 1st

Join Kananaskis Outfitters for an evening of Stargazing Fun with this free Winter Carnival event!

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    Be dazzled by a sky full of stars! Meet Kananaskis Outfitters' expert guide at the fire pit outside of the Civic Center. From there you will head out on a short walk, about 10-15 minutes to a location that is sheltered from the town's light pollution. Here we will set up the telescope and learn about the visible constellations.

    We encourage you to bring binoculars or a camera and tripod to try out some astrophotography or to just hang out with the group and chat about astronomy.

    Start times: 7:00 PM

    Duration: 2 hours

Price: FREE

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Stargazing with Kananaskis Outfitters

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Mystery Towns

February 2nd & 9th

An Around the World Play Day! Discover Canmore and the World on this clue-solving adventure.

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    A great race around Canmore, with FUN stops in businesses along the way. Less distance, more clues! This great adventure in Canmore’s downtown is perfect for racing your friends and trying to beat the leaderboard - Family Friendly

    Starting location is the Canmore Civic Centre

    Start time: Any time between 11am and 5pm

    Duration: ~2 hours

Price: $39.50/team

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Explore Canmore and the World on this Clue Solving Adventure

You are about to register for a Mystery Towns Clue Solving Adventure, a Canmore Winter Carnival experience.

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Nordic Walking Clinic

February 2nd, 3rd & 9th

Nordic Walking is like cross-country skiing, but without the skis! Get fit and have fun!

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    Winter is a wonderful time to be active outdoors in the Rockies! Depending on snow conditions, which can be highly variable, these 1.5 outings will also make use of snowshoes or icers. All equipment is provided.

    On Feb 2nd and 9th, will start from the Civic Centre. On Feb 3rd, will start from the pond.

    Start time: 9:30am

    Duration: 1.5 - 2 hours

Price: $30.00

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Turbo-charge your walking with a Nordic Walking Clinic from Active by Nature

You are about to register for a Nordic walking Clinic with Active by Nature, a Canmore Winter Carnival experience.

Please click on "Details" in the box below for more information about this experience. To register, please click "Book Now" and follow the instructions - a discount of $10 per person will be applied automatically. Upon registration you will receive a confirmation e-mail including a transaction receipt if payment is required.

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Carnival Cave Tours

February 3rd, 6th & 10th

Canmore Cave Tours is excited to help you celebrate Winter and we are offering our Explorer Tour for just $25!

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    The Explorer Tour may be our shortest cave tour, but it is by no means short on fun and excitement. Your guide will introduce you to the amazing world of caves, spending approximately 2 hours underground crawling past prehistoric bones, investigating our ancient cave formations and even squeezing into places like the warm-up and challenge squeezes (if you so choose of course!). This is a special offer for Canmore's Winter Carnival and tickets will go fast so don't miss out!

    Start times:

    • February 3rd: 9:30am
    • February 6th: 6:00pm
    • February 10th: 9:30am

    Duration: 4.5 hours

Price: $25.00

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Explore Rat's Nest Cave with Canmore Cave Tours

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Free Distillery Tours

February 6th - 10th

Free tours of the Wild Life Distillery. Learn the process behind one of Canmore's first craft distilleries.

Price: FREE

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Enjoy a free tour of the Wild Life Distillery during Canmore's Winter Carnival

You are about to register for a free distillery tour with Wild Life Distillery, a Canmore Winter Carnival experience.

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Winter Carnival Special Offers


AHUBWC2019

Enjoy these great offers from our Adventure Hub partners with one simple discount code. Simply click "Yes Please!" and enter this discount code while booking your experience to receive the discount.

Rebound Cycle

Valid February 1-10, 2019
20% Off Winter Rentals
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    Includes fat bikes and snowshoes.

Canmore Cave Tours

Valid February 4-8, 2019
50% Off All Cave Tours.
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    Includes Explorer Tours, Adventure Tours and Evening Tours

GoPro Experience

Valid February 1-10, 2019
20% off any GoPro equipment rental.

Mad Dogs & Englishmen

Valid February 1-10, 2019
15% off All Dogsled Tours.

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    Valid for any tours occurring during the Winter Carnival

Mystery Towns

Valid February 1-10, 2019
25% off Canmore Mystery Towns Clue Solving Adventures
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    Valid for: Around the World, Smugglers Blues or Unchained Melody. Can be played any day.

Swiss Raclette Experience

Valid February 3, 2019

Free Canadian Maple Taffy
* No Discount Code Required

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    On February 3rd, 2019 purchase a Cheese Raclette at the Snowy Owl Kid N Mutt Races & Fun at the Pond in Canmore, from 11 am to 6 pm and receive a free Canadian Maple Taffy

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