Sports & Leisure

Stories from the Kootenai Brown Pioneer Village Archives

THE OLD TIME USE OF SNOW SHOES DURING THE CHRISTMAS SEASON

For many readers with an interest in our local history or for those who know our changeable winter weather, the thought of the traditional use of snowshoes during the Christmas Season is not one which readily comes to mind.

HISTORICAL HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE GAME OF HOCKEY

Hard hitting games from the pages of our past illustrate the rich hockey traditions which exist in pioneer communities such as Pincher Creek.

RURAL SKATING AND HOCKEY FROM THE LATE 1920s AND EARLY 1930s

The winter time sports of skating and hockey always had a broad appeal throughout the history of the Pincher Creek area.

THE PIONEER TRADITION OF SKATING DURING THE CHRISTMAS SEASON

Winter pastimes were important sporting and social institutions during Pincher Creek’s pioneer era, particularly at the Christmas Season

Admission

Low Season (August 31, 2020 - May 21, 2021):

Adults: $12,  Seniors: $10,  Youth (7-17: $6,

6 & Under Free.  Family (2 adults & up to 4 youth): $30

High Season (May 22, 2021 - August 29, 2021:

Adults: $14,  Seniors: $12,  Youth (7-17: $7.50,

6 & Under Free.  Family (2 adults & up to 4 youth): $35

Please no pets, only Service animals allowed

Hours

Low Season Hours:** Monday - Friday 10:00 am to 4: 30 pm

 (August 31, 2020 - May 21, 2021)

Closed weekends and holidays. 

**Village accessibility pending weather and snow/ice conditions - please call first (most Village buildings not heated)

High Season Hours: Daily 10:00 am to 6:00pm 

(May 22, 2021 - August 29, 2021)

Tel: 403 627-3684

1037 Bev McLachlin Drive, Pincher Creek, Ab. T0K 1W0

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