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 to 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.