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

NOV
14
5:00 PM
Capital Budget Meeting
NOV
19
12:30 PM
Capital Budget Meeting

Public Notices

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Lead levels in drinking water.
December 12, 2019
Lead levels in Canada's drinking water have been in the news recently.  The Town of Pincher Creek would like residents to know the following:
2020 - 2023 Budget Meeting Schedule
November 6, 2019
Budget Meeting Schedule 
Social Needs Assessment
November 4, 2019
In order to gain a deeper understanding of the social needs and priorities of residents in the Pincher Creek area, Family and Community Support Services (FCSS) has engaged Nichols Applied Management, an Edmonton-based consulting firm, to carry out a social needs assessment.
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