Canmore Neighbourhoods


mountain shot.jpg

Canmore is a beautiful mountain town with a population of just under 14,000, it is famous for its peaks of Ha Ling and Three Sisters.  Just 25km from Banff National, it is within close proximity of all the Mountain lifestyle activities you desire.

It is also a great location as it is within close proximity of Calgary which local airport is Calgary International Airport.


If you are thinking about moving to Canmore, please read below to understand the Canmore Neighbourhoods as they offer different options regarding zoning, shopping, parks, schools, and more.


Three sisters sunset
Eagle Terrace Neighbourhood


Great family Canmore neighborhood located just to the east of Silvertip and very close to Cougar Creek and all of its amenities. Townhomes and large single-family homes make up the majority of dwellings and homes here range in age from 1995 for a couple of the townhome complexes up to 2010 for some of the single family homes.


Perched on the lowest bench on the Northside of the Valley the Benchlands Terrace neighbourhood looks out over Canmore with panoramic views of the entire Valley.  This small neighbourhood is bathed in all day sunlight and has easy access to Down Town Canmore and the TransCanada highway to Calgary and Banff.  Comprised mostly larger Single Family homes although there are a few town homes in the neighbourhood Benchalnds Terrace is a favourite of locals and within an easy walk of Cougar Creek, hiking trails, restaurants and coffee shops.

Benchlands neighbourhood
Silvertip neighbourhood


Golf Course living minutes away from downtown Canmore. This Canmore neighborhood has townhomes, duplexes, and large single-family homes. Homes range in age from 1995 to the present day. There are still some incredibly good building lots available in this neighborhood. Silvertip boasts some of the best views of the south mountain ranges in the whole Canmore.


Built for first-time homebuyers back in the late 1990s, this is another great family Canmore neighborhood. Mostly single-family homes and townhomes were built in the shadow of Ha Ling Peak, this neighborhood has some incredible views of the north side mountains. There are lots of children in this area of town and it’s ideally located close to Quarry Lake and the Canmore beach.

Peaks of Grassi Neighbourhood


Located to the west of Quarry Pines and within a stone's throw of the Canmore Nordic Centre lies the sub-division of Rundleview. Another Canmore neighborhood surrounded by nature and mature green space, this sub-division has both town homes and large single-family homes ranging in age from 1982 to 1998.

Rundleview neighbourhood


Carey is another mature Canmore neighborhood with wide streets, private lots and plenty of natural landscaping keeping this neighborhood in touch with the surrounding forest. Moving through Carey and back towards the Bow River, the Homesteads is a neighbourhood of half duplexes and single family homes. The closer you are to the river, the larger and more exclusive the homes.

Carey/Homesteads Neighbourhood


This Frank Kernick development is a higher density development consisting of apartment style condos and townhomes. Over the next 10 to 15 years, Spring Creek Mountain Village will develop into its own community. Very close to main street and the downtown core and surrounded by Policeman’s Creek and Spring Creek, the apartments have been built to maximize the views from each room.

Spring Creek Neighbourhood


Located close to Bow Valley Trail and the Canmore Hospital, this Canmore neighborhood is starting to go through some redevelopment with most lots zoned as R4 or R2, and we are starting to see new properties being built. Homes in this area range in age from the early 1940s to the present day.

Teepee Town Neighbourhood


Located to the West of the downtown core, Lions Park is a mature, well-established Canmore neighborhood close to shopping, trails, the Bow River, and restaurants. Primarily a single-family home neighborhood with homes ranging in age from the early 1960s to the present day.

Lions Park Neighbourhood
South Canmore Neighbourhood


Located to the East of Main Street, this Canmore neighbourhood is ideally located close to all Canmore has to offer. A short walk to shopping, trails, parks, grocery stores, the Bow River and the new Canmore Recreation Centre, Elevation Place. Properties in this neighbourhood range from townhomes and duplexes to small Miner’s homes and newer, state of the art luxurious single-family homes. Land in this neighbourhood ranges from single-family lots to R2 (duplex lot) and R4 (four-plex lot).