"Crowsnest Pass - Frank Slide Interpretive Centre" Province of Alberta Things to Do Tip by sunnywong

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The Frank Slide Interpretive Centre highlights the rich history of the Crowsnest Pass amid the breathtaking beauty of the Canadian Rockies. Visitors can experience a variety of interpretive programs, presentations and special events. Displays throughout the Centre feature the 1903 Frank Slide (rockslide-avalanche), the Canadian Pacific Railway, European settlement, early underground coal mining and community life. An award-winning audio-visual presentation entitled "In the Mountain's Shadow" is shown daily. Pathways around the Centre provide spectacular views of the Frank Slide and surrounding area.

Address: Crowsnest Pass, Alberta
Directions: Located 1.5 km north off Highway #3 in the Municipality of Crowsnest Pass, Alberta.
Phone: (403) 562-7388
Website: http://www.frankslide.com/home.html

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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