Great location. 5 minute walk to downtown, 1/2 block from river and walking trails, quiet. Easy walk to tennis courts, skating pond, recreation centre and downtown shopping/ cafes/ restaurants and art galleries. 5 minute drive to Nordic Centre (cross-country skiing) and 20 minute drive to Banff town site and Banff Centre for the Arts. 4 major ski areas within an hours drive. Hiking, rock climbing, and golfing all minutes away.
This new condo is finished with hardwood flooring, natural rundlestone fireplace, granite counter tops, alder cabinets, natural fir trim and open wood slab stairs. Fully equipped kitchen. Two decks, including natural gas BBQ and outdoor eating area. Living area includes 46 inch flat screen TV and DVD player, CD player, and wireless Internet.
Summer activities include: hiking; golfing (5 golf courses within 20 minutes) plus more within an hour); whitewater rafting; swimming; mountain and road biking; climbing; kayaking; canoeing; horseback riding; fly fishing; caving; farmers market; tennis; and, frisbee golf.
Winter activities include: alpine skiing (Sunshine Village, Mt. Norquay, Lake Louise, and Nakiska); cross country skiing (Canmore Nordic Centre is located right in town - classic and skate skiing); back country skiing; heli skiing; ice skating (indoor and outdoor); ice climbing; ice fishing; snowshoeing; and, sled dog tours.
Year round activities include: shopping; theatre; music concerts; festivals (see Town of Banff and Town of Canmore calendars of events and listings for The Banff Centre for Performing Arts); numerous art galleries; fine dining; Town of Banff is just 15 minutes away.
For children - all of the above plus: a climbing wall; skateboard park; playgrounds; bicycle park; and, movie theatre (in Banff).
The Bow Valley (Canmore/Banff area) is considered to be amongst the most scenic and beautiful mountain areas in the world. For more information about the immediate area we would suggest you visit:
Getting to Canmore is a 75 minute drive from Calgary International Airport. The Banff Airporter shuttle (www.banffairporter.com) makes regular trips between Canmore and the airport.