Welcome to the Town of Nanton's home page.
To our residents, we offer all the conveniences of a larger centre without losing the importance of small town living. Nanton has affordable housing, well established recreation facilities and infrastructure able to provide for three times the population. We are a community committed to sustainable development. Professional planning, with the focus on community needs, ensures Nanton will continue to grow.
To businesses, Nanton is ideally located and affordable. In this thriving community, our approach to business is welcoming and cooperative. Serviced commercial lots affordably priced make it easy to establish your business here. Only 45 minutes from Calgary on primary highway #2 and just a few hours from the American border, Nanton is an prime location for companies wishing to be close to their markets.
To our visitors, Nanton boasts year-round events and attractions. Nanton is famous for it's Lancaster Air Museum. Over 25,000 people visit each year to get a closer look at this unique war plane. And while you're here, visit the Antique and Art Walk, with plenty of shops filled with antiques, local art, collectible and more. In nearby Chain Lakes and Kananaskis Country, you'll find lots of outdoor activities and breathtaking scenery--perfect for a day trip or an extended stay.
Comfort, affordability, recreation. Nanton has all of this and more. It is a community which respects and involves its seniors, cares for its children and neighbours, preserves its past and plans growth based on maintaining its special quality of life.
If there's something about Nanton that you would like to see on this site, whether it's local interest, business or tourism related, please let us know! Our email address is found at the bottom of every page.