Fire Mountain: Activities in the Area

Getting Around

Directions and travel times can be found by using Google Maps. Fire Mountain Lodge is located at 121 Kananaskis Way, Canmore, Alberta.

Summit Seeker Kid’z Kamp

The Summit Seeker Kid'z Kamp at our sister resort Solara Resort & Spa is full of pint sized adventure and fun filled activities. Guests can check with the front desk for a full list of current Kid'z Kamp activities and a schedule.

For more information about Kid’z Kamp please contact Guest Services by dialing 403.678.9350. A schedule of Kid’z Kamp activities can also be found online at bellstar.ca/summit-seeker-kidz-kamp. All Kid'z Kamp activities are subject to change without notice, and are not available each weekend.

Please contact the front desk to confirm that the Kid'z Kamp activity is available. Kid'z Kamp is only available durring the summer season, and select dates throughout the year.

Business Services

Located on Main Street, Canmore Business Services can assist with all your business service needs.
Ph: 403.678.1719

Biking and Hiking

Discover miles of breathtaking wilderness in the Bow Valley. The valley offers short walks, full day hikes or overnight excursions.

  • Information on Local Trails
    Tourism Canmore Kananaskis
    907A 7th Avenue
    Ph: 403.678-1295
  • Guided Hiking
    White Mountain Adventures
    7107 Boulder Crescent
    Ph: 1.800.408.0005
  • Bike Rentals
    Gear Up Mountain Rentals
    1302 Bow Valley Trail
    Ph: 403.678.1636

Movie Theatres

  • Aurora Theatre
    Guests of The Lodges at Canmore are welcome to use the Aurora Theatre at our sister resort Solara Resort & Spa. Family friendly movies are shown at the Aurora Theatre nightly at 7:00pm. Mature movies are shown Friday and Saturday at 9:00pm. Guests can obtain movie listings from the front desk. Movie listings are subject to availability.
    187 Kananaskis Way, Canmore AB
    Toll free: 855.590.4900
    Ph: 403.679.7179
  • Lux Cinema Centre
    A short drive to Banff takes you to the closest theatre aside from the Aurora Theatre.
    Banff, AB
    Ph: 403.762.8595

Golf Courses

The Bow Valley is home to award‐winning golf courses. We have listed our favorites below.

  • Canmore Golf & Curling Club
    The Canmore Golf & Curling Club and the surrounding mountains make for an ideal golf getaway.
    2000 8 Avenue
    Ph: 403.678.4785
  • Silvertip Golf Resort
    Enjoy breathtaking views and a challenging par-72 course that tests the skills of every golfer.
    1000 Silvertip Trail
    Ph: 877.877.5444
  • Stewart Creek Golf Club
    Rated 4.5 stars by Golf Digest and naturally sculpted fairways, an enjoyable round for any skill level.
    4100 Stewart Creek Drive
    Ph: 877.993.4653

Horseback Riding

Explore Kananaskis Country on guided horseback.

Dog Sledding

Enjoy the snowy terrain through the majestic mountains while experiencing the thrill of being pulled on a dog sled.

  • Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours
    With experienced guides and friendly four legged friends pulling you, Snowy Owl Sled Dog Tours offers the most amazing experiences.
    104 - 602 Bow Valley Trail
    Ph: 403.678.4369

Skiing and Snowboarding

With the beautiful mountains that surround the area, there are many ski hills in the Bow Valley.

  • Banff Mt. Norquay
    With runs for all skills levels including groomed, bumps and a terrain park – a day at this resort will entertain everyone in your family.
    Drive time from the Fire Mountain Lodge: Approximately 30 minutes
    Ph: 403.762.4421
  • Canmore Nordic Centre / Trail Sports
    Famous for its cross‐country ski trails and home to the Canmore Nordic Ski Club. Offering a vast array of options for a day of exploring or lessons from Trail Sports.
    Drive time from Fire Mountain Lodge: Approximately 15 minutes
    Ph: 403.678.2400/403.678.6764
    canmorenordic.com / trailsports.ab.ca 
  • Ski Lake Louise
    Vast and varied terrain with spectacular views offers skiers of all levels the ability to ski together.
    Drive time from Fire Mountain Lodge: Approximately 1 hour
    Ph: 403.522.3555 or 1.877.956.8473
  • Nakiska
    The gateway to the Rockies and the host of the 1988 Winter Olympic downhill events, Nakiska offers some of the best terrain for cruising and carving trails.
    Drive time from Fire Mountain Lodge: Approximately 45 minutes
    Ph: 403.591.7777
  • Sunshine Village
    Offering endless mountain terrain in the heart of unspoiled wilderness is the only way to describe Sunshine Village. With a breathtaking gondola ride up the mountain and the longest ski season, guests have the ability to ski three different mountains at one resort.
    Drive time from Fire Mountain Lodge: Approximately 2 hours
    Ph: 1.877.542.2633

Special Events

Every year Canmore hosts a variety of festivals and events, below are some of the special events in the area.

  • Canada Day - July 1
  • Miner's Day - July
  • Canmore Folk Music Festival - August (Heritage Day Long Weekend)
  • Canmore Highland Games - September (Labour Day Long Weekend)
  • Canadian Rocky Mountain Marathon - September
  • Vic Lewis Band Festival - November
  • Light up Canmore - December  

Travel Alberta Visitor Information Centre
Offoering information on tours, sightseeing, hikes, bike trails, and more.
West end of Bow Valley Trail
Ph: 403.678.1295

White Water Rafting

The Kananaskis River, Bow River and the Kicking Horse River offer all levels of fun for the entire family. You can enjoy the thrill of a class four river or slowly float while relaxing the afternoon away.

  • Canadian Rockies Rafting
    With different options for everyone in the family, you can be sure that you will find the adventure you are looking for. From floating down the Bow River to grade 4 rapids on the Kicking Horse River, they never disappoint.
    Ph: 1.877.226.7625
  • Inside Out Experience
    Experience a full or half day adventure on the river.
    Ph: 1.877.999.7238
  • West n' Wild Adventures
    This tour company is located in Golden, BC but offers transportation from Canmore for guests wanting to experience the class 3 or 4 rapids.
    Ph: 1.800.668.9119

Canmore Area Fitness Facilities

  • Canmore Recreation Centre (arena, pool & fitness facilities)
    1900 – 8th Ave
    Ph: 403.678.0808
    One Wellness and Spa & Fitness Centre
    Spa Hours: 9:00am - 7:00pm
    Gym Hours: 6:00am - 8:00pm
    One Wellness and Spa is a full service spa offering a full array of spa services, fitness services, wellness coaching, physiotherapy, and nutritional guidance. Equipped with sauna, steam room, relaxation lounge, fitness centre, and change rooms. For safety reasons, children under the age of 16 may not use the fitness at One Wellness and Spa. All guests using the fitness area should wear dry, clean indoor shoes, and sign in and out with reception.
    187 Kananaskis Way
    Ph: 403.679.7179