It’s not often you come across a place with the right mix. Where economic opportunity, family, and recreation blend together as well as they do here.
Sparwood is a Rocky Mountain community and a place abundant with ambition and drive, welcoming of hard work and determination. It’s a community with many facets, home to people from many backgrounds.
Located in the beautiful Elk Valley and conveniently central to Teck Coal’s five Metallurgical coal mines it offers convenient access to work and play for people with a keen interest the outdoor lifestyle.
People who live in Sparwood are able to take advantage of the vast array of programmed activities organised by the Sparwood Recreation Department. The programmes cater for all ages and span almost every conceivable activity.
Parks can be found in all corners of the community from the picnic area at Titan Park next to the Visitor Centre to the Spray Park at the Recreation and Aquatic Centre, the skate board and bike parks for budding extreme sports enthusiasts to more traditional green spaces located around the community.
Causeway Bay Sparwood Hotel: Hotel and conference center offering 83 rooms and over 5400 square feet of meeting space.
Mountain Shadows Campground: RV and Tenting sites situated in a cozy forest setting just minutes from downtown Sparwood.
Holley Lane Bed & Breakfast: Your home away from home, in the heart of the Rockies.
Lost Lemon R.V. Park Campground Cabins: Open year round, Blairmore, AB. In the Historic Crowsnest Pass, Hwy # 3
Elk Valley Air Cadets 250-425-6448
Beavers, Scouts & Cubs 250-425-0852
Girl Guides of Canada 250-425-2189
Sparwood Shotokan Karate 250-425-0595
Tae Kwon Do 250-425-2044
Sunset Ridge Cross Country Ski Society 250-425-2404
Sparwood Recreation Department 250-425-0552
Elk Valley Dolphins Swim Club 250-529-7615
Sparwood Golf Club 250-425-2612
Elk Valley Flying Club 250-425-2242
Elk Valley Minor Hockey 250-865-2372
Ladies Hockey 250-425-4128
Sparwood Skating Club 250-425-2189
Sparwood Curling Club 250-425-2195
Alcoholics’ Anonymous 250-425-2529
Canadian Cancer Society 800-656-6426
Child/Youth Mental Health 250-423-5311
EK Muscular Dystrophy 250-425-2195
Fraternal Order of Eagles 250-425-2384
Knights of Columbus 250-425-6608
Michel-Natal Heritage Society 250-425-6443
Royal Canadian Legion 250-425-0081
Sparwood Coal Miner Days 250-425-0021
Sparwood Food Bank 250-425-6435
Sparwood Futures Society 250-425-2799
Sparwood Lions Club 250-425-9916
Sparwood Old Age Pensioners 250-425-6600
Sparwood Arts & Heritage Society 250-425-6900
Sparwood FIsh & Wildlife 250-425-6283
Sparwood Public Library 250-425-2299
Sparwood Toys for Tots 250-425-6554
Sparwood Heritage Museum
Monday – Thursday
120 Spruce Ave (next to the Credit Union)