Canmore’s Kids Top Ten
The top activities for your kids to enjoy to the Bow Valley
Take Downhill Lessons
Sign up the kids for a day of skiing or snowboarding lessons at Nakiskis or Fortress Ski Area in Kananaskis.
Join the Kids and Mutts Race
Watch this fun February event with your kids or let them join in! They can partner with their own dog or team up with a local volunteer mutt.
Take a Story Break
Drop by the library with your preschooler on Wednesday afternoons for half-hour storybook readings.
Visit the Geoscience Centre
Your kids can learn while they explore at this facility in the civic centre. Displays include hands-on science exhibits and a walk-through mine replica.
Give your kids a chance to get creative with glaze at a do-it-yourself pottery studio on Main Street.
Rent some skates and spend a day on the pond on 7th Avenue or inside the Recreation Centre arena.
Pick up a sled in town and take the kids to the runs at Cemetery Hill or Riverside Park.
See the Farmers Market
Show your kids the tastes and colours of the region’s natural produce at this weekly summer event.
Spend Time on a Ranch
Drive out to one of the nearby guest ranches to let your kids pet the horses, explore the grounds or even take a pony ride.
Take Part in the Children’s Festival
The streets of Canmore become a child’s playground every May Weekend, with clowns, games, parades, balloons and face painting.
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