Outdoor Recreation

Situated in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, Pincher Creek is a spectacular mountain community that offers everything from skiing to rock climbing, kayaking to fly fishing all year long.

Winter in Pincher Creek

Winter is a season when Pincher Creek truly sparkles. Whether you take in the beauty from the back of a horse-drawn sleigh or set out on snowshoes, there are many ways to enjoy our winter wonderland.

You can ski and ride one of the best kept secrets in western Canada. Explore the beautiful countryside on pristine cross-country and snowmobile trails. Celebrate the holidays by visiting luminated houses decked out in Christmas lights. Or stay at a cozy bed and breakfast and just snuggle by the fire with a mug of steaming cocoa.

So the next time you're thinking of a cozy winter getaway, think Pincher Creek.

Winter Activities to enjoy in Pincher Creek

                Syncline Cross Country Skiing 

Spring and Summer in Pincher Creek

From the first hint of spring through the lazy days of summer, Pincher Creek is an outdoor jewel. You can explore the mountains, woods, rivers and lakes by kayak, bike or foot. Spot a majestic deer while camping or hiking. Relax at nearby lakes or float down our rivers. Row your boat into the middle of a lake and catch some fish. Get to know the locals at one of our summer festivals or rodeos. Tee off at our golf course. Or indulge in wild huckleberry pie. Summer in Pincher Creek is everything you'd expect and so much more.

Spring and summer activities to enjoy in Pincher Creek

  • Golf
  • Camping
  • Hiking
  • Rock climbing
  • Swimming
  • Recreational boating
  • Kayaking
  • Canoeing
  • Fishing
  • Fly fishing
  • Trail rides
  • Kite flying
  • Mountain biking

Autumn in Pincher Creek

With the crisp air of autumn comes the chance to experience a beautiful fall weekend in Pincher Creek.  From quiet creek side strolls to scenic mountain paths, Pincher Creek offers a variety of settings for nature's brilliant show. Whether you decide to do some chores on a guest ranch , golf at our scenic course or explore some historic sites, you will enjoy your fall weekend getaway in Pincher Creek.

Autumn activities in Pincher Creek:

  • Hiking
  • Fly fishing
  • Camping
  • Trail rides
  • Cycling
  • Mountain biking

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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