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Indoor Activities in Canmore

Updated: Mar 19

Whether it’s raining, freezing cold outside (brrrr!), or it’s just one of those inside kinda days, here are some indoor activities to keep you busy in Canmore.

Head To Elevation Place

There is plenty to do at our local rec center. Whether you’re into rock climbing, fitness classes, or just want to soak in the hot tub - this place has you covered. Elevation place has a coffee shop and a warm fireplace to hang out at, too. Maybe you want to drop the kids at the pool while you grab a latte and pop into the library to find a cozy reading spot. That can be arranged!

See What’s Happening At ArtsPlace

There is always something fun happening at ArtsPlace. They feature a variety of workshops, art classes, performances, live music, comedy, and more! It’s a laid-back place where all are welcome. With a bar and snacks available, there is something for the whole family. Further information and a full schedule of their events can be found here:

Go Strolling Down Main Street

There are several amazing coffee shops and delicious restaurants to check out on Main Street (8th Street).  You will be amazed at how much there is to offer. Feeling the urge for a little retail therapy? The shopping in downtown Canmore is excellent. You will find clothing boutiques, art galleries, jewelry, local crafts, souvenirs, and more. Take in the amazing views that surround Canmore and grab something to take home as a memory of the time you spent here! Strolling down main street is the perfect way to spend an afternoon.

Main Street in Canmore, mountain view. Girl crossing the street.
Main Street Canmore

Check Out A Yoga Class

For a small town, Canmore has a lot to offer in the yoga and fitness space. CLICK HERE to find out where to go to drop in for a class that will have you leave feeling relaxed, rejuvenated, or invigorated - whatever you‘re after. 

Go For A Scenic Drive To Banff For Other Options 


Not much can beat the feeling of soaking in the mineral water at the Banff Upper Hot Springs. No matter what the weather, the temperature is always perfect in the water. Spend time soaking up the minerals and taking in the unbelievable views of Cascade and Rundle Mountains. This local gem has been wowing visitors since 1886! You can find more information at  

People enyoing hot springs in Bannff, Canada.
Bannff Upper Hot Springs

If you have a hankerin’ to dust off the old bowling shoes, there are two alleys in town. For a truly Canadian experience, go check out 5 pin bowling at the Banff Springs Hotel. Check out to get all of the information you need.  You will find more of an upbeat party atmosphere at Check out their website for more information for their calendar of events, live music, and booking a lane. 

In Banff, you will find a movie theatre ( where you can escape from reality or the less than desirable weather for a few hours. 

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