Our Community

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.

About Sparwood

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.

Accomodation

 

Causeway Bay Sparwood Hotel

Hotel and conference center offering 83 rooms and over 5400 square feet of meeting space.

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Mountain Shadows Campground

RV and Tenting sites situated in a cozy forest setting just minutes from downtown Sparwood.

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Holley Lane Bed & Breakfast

Your home away from home, in the heart of the Rockies.

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Lost Lemon R.V. Park Campground Cabins

Open year round, Blairmore, AB. In the Historic Crowsnest Pass, Hwy # 3

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Other 

Sparwood-Michel-Natal Heritage Museum

Monday – Sunday

12pm-4pm

141 B Aspen Drive (next to the us, visitor center)

Community Groups and Organizations

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Elk Valley Air Cadets

250-425-6448

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Beavers, Scouts & Cubs

250-425-0852

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Girl Guides of Canada

250-425-2189

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Sparwood Shotokan Karate

250-425-0595

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Sunset Ridge Cross Country Ski Society

250-425-2404

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Sparwood Recreation Department

250-425-0552

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Elk Valley Dolphins Swim Club

250-529-7615

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Sparwood Golf Club

250-425-2612

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Elk Valley Flying Club

250-425-2242

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Elk Valley Minor Hockey

250-865-2372

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Ladies Hockey

250-425-4128

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Sparwood Skating Club

250-425-2189

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Sparwood Curling Club

250-425-2195

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Alcoholics’ Anonymous

250-425-2529

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Canadian Cancer Society

800-656-6426

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Child/Youth Mental Health

250-423-5311

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Fraternal Order of Eagles

250-425-2384

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Knights of Columbus

250-425-6608

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Michel-Natal Heritage Society

250-425-6443

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Royal Canadian Legion

250-425-0081

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Sparwood Coal Miner Days

250-425-0021

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Sparwood Food Bank

250-425-6435

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Sparwood Futures Society

250-425-2799

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Sparwood Lions Club

250-425-9916

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Sparwood Old Age Pensioners

250-425-6600

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Sparwood Arts & Heritage Society

250-425-6900

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Sparwood FIsh & Wildlife

250-425-6283

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Sparwood Public Library

250-425-2299

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Sparwood Toys for Tots

250-425-6554