Town of Canmore

1730 Bow Valley Trail Visitor Accommodation Development

What is Happening?

A 101-unit visitor accommodation development on the south portion of privately owned land at 1730 Bow Valley Trail was approved by the Canmore Planning Commission on February 23, 2022. This is a permitted use in the BVT-G District. 

The application complies with the Land Use Bylaw with the exception of three variances to the eaveline height, required step back above eaveline, and required number of trees.

The application also includes a new pedestrian sidewalk along Bow Valley Trail and crossing of Bow Valley Trail to improve transportation options in the area.

View looking south from inside the site (toward the railway tracks).



Please fill out the Contact Planning Form and a member of the Planning & Development team will respond to you.

The Town of Canmore is located within Treaty 7 region of Southern Alberta. In the spirit of respect, reciprocity and truth, we honour and acknowledge the Canmore area, known as “Chuwapchipchiyan Kudi Bi” (translated in Stoney Nakoda as “shooting at the willows”) and the traditional Treaty 7 territory and oral practices of the Îyârhe Nakoda (Stoney Nakoda) – comprised of the Bearspaw First Nation, Chiniki First Nation, and Goodstoney First Nation – as well as the Tsuut’ina First Nation and the Blackfoot Confederacy comprised of the Siksika, Piikani, Kainai. We acknowledge that this territory is home to the Métis Nation of Alberta, Region 3, within the historical Northwest Métis homeland. We acknowledge all Nations who live, work, and play and help us steward this land and honour and celebrate this territory. We commit to working to live in right relations and to advance Truth and Reconciliation.

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