Spring Creek Launches $38 Million Seniors Residence in Canmore

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PHOTO CAPTION: The $38 million seniors residence at Spring Creek offers an active lifestyle in the Canadian Rockies.

Seniors residence combines luxury mountain suites with life-enriching programs

Canmore, AB Spring Creek Mountain Village officially launched its $38 million seniors residence today as full approval to start construction has been received from the Town of Canmore and the project will break ground in mid-April.


In addition, Spring Creek announced that the residence will be operated by Origin Active Lifestyle Communities. Located in the heart of Canmore, Origin Spring Creek Seniors Residence is an innovative aging-in-place project. It has a mix of 56 condo units for more active seniors and 54 units for rent to seniors in need of more supportive living. Of the 54 rental suites, 12 are secure, assisted living suites for seniors suffering from dementia.


“Spring Creek offers home owners a great location in beautiful mountain town with an incredible lifestyle and world class recreation,” says Frank Kernick, CEO and president of Spring Creek. “To add the life enriching and innovative programing by Origin, a leading active lifestyle expert, to that mix creates an attractive and unique residence that will be popular with baby boomers and their parents.”


Within walking distance of Main Street, Origin Spring Creek is surrounded by mountain views, vast expanses of unspoiled wilderness and clear, glacier-fed rivers and streams. The craftsman style mountain residence will feature a salt-water aquasize pool, fine dining, salon and spa, a British-style neighbourhood pub, art studio, music room, yoga studio, walking trails and Origin’s trademarked daily fitness and life enriching programming.


Developed by Spring Creek owner Frank Kernick, the residence will be operated by Origin. Known for promoting health and wellness through branded life-enrichment programming, Origin designs and operates innovative, industry-leading active lifestyle communities across Canada. Origin’s philosophy is to provide residents options for an active lifestyle, combined with attentive nutrition and nursing care services to promote better living.


“We are excited to be working with a proven developer with such a strong commitment to the Bow Valley,” says Neil Prashad, president and CEO of Origin Active Lifestyles Communities. “It’s a perfect site in a world-class community and we look forward to applying our 30 years of experience in seniors housing and healthcare to develop unique programs and activities that take advantage of the opportunities for outdoor recreation offered by the Rocky Mountains.”


Luxurious condominium suites are available now for purchase and feature mountain views with the one and two-bedroom suites. Purchasing options include a range of tenures including purchase, life lease and lease in an independent living suite with optional supportive care. The sales centre is located at #608 – 600 Spring Creek Drive in Canmore.


Spring Creek has easy access to the town’s inviting boutiques, restaurants and cafés, the Canmore Hospital and Elevation Place, the new $39 million Canmore Recreation Centre featuring an aquatics centre, a climbing centre and a library. Canmore and the surrounding area provide ample opportunities for outdoor adventures with world-renowned skiing, golf, fishing, hiking, biking and mountaineering.


Spring Creek Seniors Lifestyle Community
More information on the Spring Creek Seniors Lifestyle Community, see the Spring Creek website.