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

JAN
20
7:00 PM
FCSS Board Meeting
JAN
21
12:00 PM
InterAgency Meeting

Public Notices

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Early Learning Facility Site Development - noise reduction
January 19, 2020
The project management team would like to inform residents that in efforts to reduce the noise level, the two current heaters will be replaced with heating units that can be installed in the interior of the buildings.
Wedding Venues
January 8, 2020
2020 must be the year to tie the knot!  We have had an influx of people asking where to get married in and around Pincher Creek, so we've made it easy and put a list of potential locations together! 

Mayors Message
January 1, 2020
2019 in review from Mayor Anderberg. 
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