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 kilometre 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

JUN
24
2:00 PM
Annual Cricket Match
JUN
25
6:00 PM
Council Meeting
JUN
28
1:30 PM
EMS Meeting

Public Notices

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Joint Funding Form and Deadline
September 12, 2018
Applications for the 2019 Grant Funding Program will be accepted until September 12, 2018. All applications must be completed in full and submitted on the prescribed form. Application forms are available at the Town and MD Administration offices and on their respective websites. This will be the only opportunity for 2019 Joint Council Grant Funding.
Canada Day in Pincher Creek
July 1, 2018
Enjoy Canada Day in Pincher Creek 
Review of the Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA)
June 20, 2018
It is the intent of the Government of Alberta to review the Local Authorities Election Act (LAEA) following each municipal general election, with the most recent elections held in October 2017.
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