Category - People

Everyone has a story of their lived experiences in the Bow Valley.  The collective of these stories help us understand how the lives and contributions of those who have called Canmore home for over 10,000 years have shaped us as a community today.  The narrative of your life or the lives of those who are important to you are important to record and be shared, whether in writing, through photos, videos, art, or by recording oral traditons and stories passed down from generation to generation.  You are important and your story is important to all of us.


Mamiko Kawano

How long have you been in the Bow Valley? “Almost three decades. I used to live in Whistler as a ski guide for the first eight ski seasons, and I used to be a tour guide in Vancouver and the Rockies for over 20 years. Wow! I came...