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

SEP
21
11:00 AM
Farmers Market
SEP
22
7:00 PM
Moon Shadow Run
SEP
22
1:00 PM
Skating Arena Open

Public Notices

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Nominate a local business
September 23, 2018
The Pincher Creek & District Chamber of Commerce are proud to announce their 23rd Annual Awards of Excellence on Friday October 19th, 2018!  The Awards of Excellence highlight businesses, organizations and individuals who excel in their field. We count on you, our community members to nominate those who stand out and are deserving of a nomination. We have a vast business community with a wide variety of services, products and friendly faces, support our local businesses by submitting a nomination today! Nominations close September 23rd at midnight.   Thank you for supporting local!
Bear Smart
August 28, 2018
Please be bear aware and bear smart! 
Voluntary Water Restriction Now in Effect
August 10, 2018
A voluntary water restriction is now in effect for the Town of Pincher Creek 
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