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Location

Regardless of the nature of a business, location and proximity are key to success and efficient operations.

The Town of Pincher Creek is located in the South West corner of Alberta and is easily accessed from all directions. This location places Pincher Creek in the enviable position of servicing two highways, along with year round tourist traffic from Waterton Lakes Park, Castle Mountain Ski Resort, and the Old Man River Dam.
These attractions are 30 minutes or less from Pincher Creek, and draw over 500,000 visitors per year. Combined with Pincher Creek’s 35,000 Trade Area residents, it is well situated to become the business hub of South Western Alberta.


Proximity

  • 211 km south of Calgary
  • 103 km west of Lethbridge
  • 221 km east of Cranbrook, BC
  • 369 km north of Great Falls, Montana

Trading Area

  • 35,000 residents within its 100 km Trading Area

Highway Infrastructure

  • The Crowsnest Highway #3 is the main highway running east and west
  • Nearby highways running north and south are #6, #22 and #2

Time Zone

  • Located in the Mountain Standard Time Zone

Upcoming Events

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Public Notices

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Town Office is closed to public walk-ins
March 30, 2020
The Town Office is closed to public walk-ins, additional Town facilities have modified operations to limit public contact and minimize the risk of the transmission of COVID-19.
Social Services Support Fund
March 27, 2020
The Alberta Government is providing $30 million to municipalities, charitable and non-profit organizations to provide help to individuals, seniors, families and other vulnerable Albertans who are isolated or impacted by measures to contain COVID- 19.
 
Through grants from their local Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) in Edmonton and Calgary, and from Family and Community Support Services Association of Alberta (FCSSAA) representing the remainder of the province, funding will be distributed to civil society organizations.
Flush the 3 Ps
March 25, 2020
Remember to only flush the three Ps: 
  • Paper (Toilet Paper)
  • Poo
  • Pee!
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