2016 Boat Tour of the Lake

Inaugural Boat Tour of Lake No, this wasn’t the boat we used on the tour!  Notice the lack of life jackets and the number of people in the canoe.  How times have changed! Twenty-eight people enjoyed this inaugural event!   It was a great success and all those involved enjoyed…

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Chestermere’s History

“It’s very difficult for a society to grapple with deep questions of its own identity without having a sense of its own past.”   – Ben Fullalove ACAD How did the City of Chestermere come to be? If you are new to Chestermere you probably never thought about how this city…

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© Glenbow Archives

Becoming a Member Chestermere has a Fascinating Historical Story We have many new residents to the City of Chestermere and very few know how it came to be.  What an interesting story we have:  the opening of the West, the  Canadian Pacific Railway, the creation of the Western Irrigation District,…

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