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Canmore, Alberta

Administration
Full nameCanmore
Official nameTown of Canmore
Settlement typeTown
CountryCanada
ProvinceAlberta
RegionAlberta's Rockies
Census division15
Municipal DistrictBighorn
Incorporated1965
Government
MayorRon Casey
Governing bodyCanmore town council
John Borrowman
Hans Helder
Joanna McCallum
Gordie Miskow
Jim Ridley
Ed Russell
CAODon Kochan
MPBlake Richards (Wild Rose)
MLAJanis Tarchuk
Geography
Total Area26.6 sq mi (68.9 km2)
Elevation4430 - 4856 ft (1350.3 m)
Demography
Total Population12039 (2006)
Density (pop.)147.7/km2 (382.5/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneMST (UTC−7)
- Summer (DST)MDT (UTC−6)
Postal code spanT1W
Area code+1-403
HighwaysTrans-Canada Highway
WaterwaysBow River

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Canmore is a town in Alberta, Canada located approximately 81 km (50.3 mi) west of the City of Calgary near the southeast boundary of Banff National Park. It is located in the Bow Valley within Alberta's Rockies. The town shares a border with Kananaskis Country to the west and south and the Municipal District of Bighorn No. 8 to the north and east.

Mountains located adjacent to and visible from the townsite are:

*Grotto Mountain (2,706 m / 8,878 ft);

*Mount Lady Macdonald (2,606 m / 8,550 ft);

*Mount Lawrence Grassi (2,685 m / 8,809 ft); and

* the Three Sisters (2,936 m, 2,769 m, 2,694 m or 9,633 ft, 9,084 ft, 8,839 ft).

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Alta. community rallies behind tot with tumour - Vancouver Sun Tweet this news
Vancouver Sun--Since June, the Carringtons, including father Paul and Ryan's four-year-old brother Matthew, have commuted from their home in -Canmore-, Alta., to the -Alberta- ... - Date : Mon, 15 Nov 2010 05:16:47 GMT+00:00
Conservationists concerned about changes to the Parks Act - Canmore Leader Tweet this news
Canmore Leader--While Bill 29, the -Alberta- Parks Act, is being touted as the simplified solution to the complex parks legislation that ... - Date : Thu, 11 Nov 2010 00:43:15 GMT+00:00
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Mississauga--3 in -Canmore-, -Alberta-. "There's nothing I love more than creating a dreamy and romantic mood for the audience with my music and transporting them to another ... - Date : Tue, 26 Oct 2010 20:41:21 GMT+00:00
Volunteerism nets Ford award - Canmore Leader Tweet this news
Canmore Leader--A well-known -Canmore- woman was recognized for her volunteer efforts this week as a finalist in a province-wide search for the volunteer citizen of the year. ... - Date : Wed, 11 Aug 2010 03:23:20 GMT+00:00
Better product, price for future buyers - Calgary Herald Tweet this news
Calgary Herald---...- and -Canmore-. Before that, I was vice-president of Maverick Real Estate Corp., based out of Vancouver, in charge of managing its -Alberta- operations. ... - Date : Sat, 10 Jul 2010 08:21:04 GMT+00:00
Alberta's beetle battle to cost $800 million - Calgary Herald Tweet this news
Calgary Herald--But in many regions, including areas around -Canmore- and the Crowsnest Pass, the risk of further in-flights of beetles from the west remains high. ... - Date : Thu, 08 Jul 2010 13:17:40 GMT+00:00
Albertans overlook their own backyard - Calgary Herald Tweet this news
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Grizzly expert warns new label isn't totally protective - iNews880.com Tweet this news
iNews880.com--The province is designating the grizzly bear as a threatened species in -Alberta-. This is a move conservation groups have wanted for sometime. -Canmore- based ... - Date : Fri, 04 Jun 2010 05:46:30 GMT+00:00
Metro welcomes Paralympic champion - Times and Transcript Tweet this news
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Climate :
Year Population
1911 754
1971 1,538
1981 3,484
1991 5,681
2001 10,792
2006 12,039

Canadian Rockies

Ranges
Ball * Bare * Beaverfoot * Blue * Bow * Crowsnest * Elk * Fairholme * Flathead * High Rock * Kananaskis * Lizard * Maligne * Massive * Misty * Morrissey * Palliser * President * Queen Elizabeth * Rainbow * Ram * Sawback * Sentinel * Sir Winston Churchill * Slate * South Jasper * Terminal * Tower of London * Vermilion * Victoria Cross * Waputik * Continental Ranges * Hart Ranges * Muskwa Ranges
Mountains
Alberta * Andromeda * Assiniboine * Athabasca * Brazeau * Bryce * Cascade * Castle * Clemenceau * Columbia * Edith Cavell * Forbes * Hosmer * Hungabee * Joffre * Kitchener * Lyell * Heart * Pilot * Pyramid * Robson * Rundle * Sarbach * Smythe * Snow Dome * Temple * Three Sisters * Trinity * Twin * Ulysses *
Passes
Abbot * Athabasca * Bush * Carcajou * Crowsnest * Elbow * Elk * Fortress * Fraser * Highwood * Howse * Jarvis * Kananaskis * Kicking Horse * Monkman * Muncho * North Kananaskis * Palliser * Pine * Simpson * Sinclair * Summit * Sunwapta * Tonquin * Vermilion * Wapiti * White Man * Yellowhead
Glaciers
Athabasca * Bow * Columbia Icefield * Crowfoot * Hector * Peyto * Saskatchewan * Vulture * Wapta * Waputik Icefield
Parks
NationalBanff * Jasper * Kootenay * Yoho * Waterton Lakes
Provincial (AB)Bow Valley * Bragg Creek * Elbow-Sheep * Ghost River * Kananaskis * Peter Lougheed * Sheep River * Spray Valley * Willmore
Provincial (BC)Akamina-Kishinena * Close To The Edge * Dune Za Keyih (Frog-Gataga) * Elk Lakes * Graham-Laurier * Hamber * Height of the Rockies * Hole-in-the-Wall * Kakwa * Kikomun Creek * Kwadacha * Mount Assiniboine * Mount Fernie * Mount Robson * Muncho Lake * Northern Rocky Mountains * Pine Le Moray * Stone Mountain * Muskwa-Kechika
Ski resorts
Castle Mountain * Fernie * Fortress Mountain * Lake Louise * Little Mac * Marmot Basin * Mount Norquay * Nakiska * Powder King * Sunshine Village
Communities
Banff * Canmore * Crowsnest Pass * Elkford * Fernie * Field * Jasper * Lake Louise * Sparwood * Tumbler Ridge * Valemount |belowstyle=padding:0.35em 0; line-height:1.5em;background:white;color:black;



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