The premier biathlon experience in the Canadian Rockies.


Finger on the trigger, the heartbeat quickens as you stare down the coin-sized target 50 metres down the windswept range. The crack of the rifle echoes through the Rocky Mountains, as you hold your breath in anticipation of besting your rival. Can you hit the shot?


TRYBIATHLON offers visitors the opportunity to personally experience marksmanship first hand at a world class training centre. Biathlon is the most popular winter sport in Europe, and continues to grow in popularity across North America. TRYBIATHLON brings

TRYBIATHLON brings the Olympic sport to everyone.  We provide you with a fun and supportive setting to learn new skills.

Located at the Canmore Nordic Centre, home of the 1988 Winter Olympics, TRYBIATHLON offers two hours of instruction and biathlon range training, suitable for all abilities. Not only will you learn a new skill, you will support young Canadian biathletes, as funds raised support junior biathlon programs across Alberta. Canmore is also home to Canada’s national biathlon team, and TRYBIATHLON offers the first hand opportunity to feel like an Olympian.


  • Expert instruction from many of Canada’s top junior biathletes
  • Lessons from certified range safety officer
  • Two hours of Biathlon training
  • .22 calibre rifles, 50 rounds of ammo
  • Paper target souvenir
  • Podium ceremony
  • AGE: 10 – plus
  • TIME:
    • Summer (Jun-Aug): Tuesdays 1-3 pm, Thursday 5:30-7:30 pm, Sundays 1-3 pm
    • Winter (Sep-May): is our competition season thus do not have scheduled Shooting Range times.
  • Cost: $100 per person.
    • If you have a group of 5 or more, please contact 403-679-8788 for group rates and time.

All fitness levels are welcome. Suitable for children aged 10 and up.


Contact: for more details and group bookings.

Sessions go rain or shine so please dress accordingly.  There is an element of physical activity, so please wear appropriate clothing.

On the day of your session, please meet at the Range Hut in the Biathlon Stadium
There will be signs to indicate your meeting place.
Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the start time to sign documents.



TRYBIATHLON aims to increase awareness of the sport across Canada, while raising funds for junior biathlon clubs across Alberta. The organization provides jobs for junior biathletes, and aids in the purchase of biathlon equipment across the province.