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One of Canmore’s Top Venues

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The Canmore Nordic Centre is one of Canmore’s most sought-after venues for meetings, banquets, corporate team building days and parties.

A short five-minute drive away from downtown Canmore, the Canmore Nordic Centre is located in the heart of a provincial park and has hosted many high profile sporting events including some of the 1988 Calgary Olympics’ events. The combination of spectacular views, fully equipped meeting rooms, on-site cafe and outdoor activities make the Canmore Nordic Centre a venue of choice time and time again. 

  • Two meeting rooms

  • Meeting Room A – hosts up to 20 people

  • Meeting Room B -hosts up to 40 people

  • One banquet room – hosts up to 80 people for dinner and 120 people for a welcome reception/cocktail hour.

  • Bar area next to the banquet room servicing the banquet room and the pre-function room. 

  • Pre-function room or welcome area for larger groups.

  • Meeting Rooms are equipped with whiteboards, access to screens, projectors and flip-charts.

  • If needed, the Day Lodge itself can be rented. 

  • Windows, windows, windows! All of the rooms and the entire day lodge featured windows with unobstructed views of Mount Rundle and Ha Ling Peak all year round. 

  • Cornerstone Cafe onsite open  from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m. daily. The cafe offers freshly made lunches and snacks. Lunches can be pre-ordered for meeting participants. Small groups can visit the cafe and order lunch themselves.

  • Alcohol is available as the Canmore Nordic Centre is a licensed venue through Cornerstone.

  • Activities available on site: cross country skiing lessons and gear rentals,  fat biking, ice skating and tobogganing, hiking, biking, frisbee golf, roller skiing and orienteering.

  • Free onsite parking

  • Stunningly crafted menus and delectable meals that are sure to delight every sense: Cornerstone Catering is the preferred caterer of choice throughout Canmore and the Bow Valley Region. Whether you’re looking to share a memorable meal with your nearest and dearest on your special day, or to ensure attendees of your conference are happily fed, our team of culinary experts is here to provide a perfect pairing for your event.

Canmore Nordic Centre Day Lodge

The Canmore Nordic Centre Day Lodge features fully equipped meeting and banquet facilities as well as the Cornerstone Café on-site. Your guests will have access to artisan coffees, light snacks, hearty meals and everything in-between. Looking for a buffet set-up for your guests?  Cornerstone Catering provides fully-licensed catering services for events of all sizes.

Whether you’re looking to book a small meeting room or the entire lodge for your next event, Cornerstone Event Planners will be happy to help you plan.

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Banquet and Pre-Function Rooms

The Canmore Nordic Centre features a spacious banquet space with breathtaking views perfect for your next large event. It hosts up to 80 guests for dinner or up to 120 guests for a welcome reception or cocktail hour. Additionally, the Nordic Centre features a pre-function area perfect for larger groups and the bar is conveniently located next to the main banquet room and pre-function room.

Meeting Rooms

The Canmore Nordic Centre features two meeting rooms: Meeting Room A accommodates groups up to 20 people while Meeting Room B seats up to 40 people. Meeting rooms feature wi-fi, whiteboards, projectors and have large windows to top it up! Your views will be phenomenal.

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Planning an Event?

Our event planning experts can match you with all you need.

Activities and Amenities

Meeting breaks are the best at the Canmore Nordic Centre! Activities are available year round making it easy for your guests to enjoy an outdoor break and get some exercise to stretch their legs. 

Summer activities include:

  • Hiking
  • Orienteering
  • Biking
  • Frisbee golf

Winter activities include:

  • Cross-country skiing (rentals and lessons available)
  • Fat biking
  • Ice skating
  • Tobogganing

No matter the season, style or size of your next event, Cornerstone Event Planners are ready to help you plan your day at Canmore Nordic Centre.

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The OLS Golf Tournament is a big fundraiser for the school and we gladly sponsored a hole this year.

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This is a full time, permanent, year-round position with benefits and gratuity.

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Meetings at the Canmore Nordic Centre are just fab! With two meeting rooms and a larger banquet room, this venue has incredible views, plenty of natural light and delicious catering options 😉.

To make things easy for you , we offer a complete meeting package that includes:
▪️ Venue Rental of the Banquet Room at the Canmore Nordic Centre 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
▪️ Deluxe Breakfast
▪️ Morning Snack including freshly brewed coffee and assorted hot tea.
▪️ Buffet Lunch
▪️ Afternoon Snack including freshly brewed coffee and assorted hot tea.
▪️ Complimentary WIFI

Contact us for more information or to chat about your specific needs. We are happy to work with you .
T: 403.609.0004
E: [email protected]

📣Our Weddings team is hiring for Summer 2022!!

We are looking for a full time Evening Event Manager to oversee seamless and memorable wedding receptions.

Also seeking full time or part time bartenders, servers and wedding setup crew.

Join us for an exciting and eventful Summer ahead!☀️

Email your resume to [email protected] and the position you are applying for.

We can not wait to hear from you!

The Rocky Mountain Soap Women’s Run is back this year with a three day event and our catering team is so excited to be providing fresh, delicious meals for the participants 🥳.

Race days at the Canmore Nordic Centre are so much fun and we can’t wait to see you all. We hope training is going great! 🏃🏻‍♀️

DYK? Our catering team is based out of the Canmore Nordic Centre along with Cornerstone Café.

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The Bow Valley Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards Ceremony is on February 16 at 5:30 p.m. via Zoom. Register on their website (link below) and join in to see who takes home this award.

Congrats to all nominated businesses. Great Bow Valley businesses in this category.

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We want to wish you a bright, beautiful 2022!

Hope you enjoyed the holiday season and cheers to a new year.

- The Cornerstone Catering Team

We hope your holiday season has been tasty, warm and peaceful!

All the best from all of us.

Thank you for all your Dinners To-Go orders! 💕

We hope we'll bring some ease and deliciousness to your home during these holiday celebrations.

Stay safe.

Last call to order one of our scrumptious Christmas Dinners To-Go! Our order deadline is tomorrow at 12 noon.

Two menus to choose from and all you have to do is reheat and eat as our meals are fully cooked, portioned and packaged for you.

This Holiday Season, breathe easy. We've got you covered and do all the shopping and cooking for you.

To order: link in bio!

Holiday Celebrations are upon us and we are nearing the deadline to order Christmas Dinners To-Go!

Let us do the shopping, cooking and portion allocation while you are out having fun. 😍

We have two menus to choose from this year:

🎄Menu One: Turkey + ham and all the trimmings for $35 per person + GST . Individual portions.

🎄Menu Two: Fully cooked turkey with traditional stuffing & rosemary turkey gravy. Serves 10-12 people . $120 plus GST

All meals are cooked, portion and packaged. Just reheat and eat.

👉ORDER DEADLINE: December 19 at 12 noon. 👈

To order -> link in bio.