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Wapiti Sports & Outfitters

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1506 Railway Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1P6, Canada
+1 403-678-5550
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Fantastic!! Highly Recommend!

We had Dale, Dean, and Nick for guides for our party of seven for fly-fishing -- and they were all... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Pianolady609
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Chesterfield, Missouri
Great fly shop....even greater people!!

We stopped in on our way to Banff for 3 days in the backcountry camping/fishing to pickup a fishing... read more

Reviewed 27 July 2017
Tom S
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Wapiti Sports & Outfitters has a retail fishing shop and offers guided fishing adventures in Canmore, Alberta.
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“fly fishing” (5 reviews)
“caught fish” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
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1506 Railway Ave, Canmore, Alberta T1W 1P6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had Dale, Dean, and Nick for guides for our party of seven for fly-fishing -- and they were all so nice, patient, and fun! When we got there they had all our gear ready to go (waders, boots, etc) and Brenda was very efficient...More

Thank Pianolady609
OwnerWS, Manager at Wapiti Sports & Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the recommendation! We are glad you enjoyed your day of fishing with us. We have some Wapiti Sports T-shirts for sale if you are still interested :) Just give us a call or email. We look forward to seeing you all...More

Reviewed 27 July 2017

We stopped in on our way to Banff for 3 days in the backcountry camping/fishing to pickup a fishing license, local advice, bear reports and some flies. The staff was very friendly and knowledgeable. The kind of place and people I would stop at just...More

Thank Tom S
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Us southerners who rarely see temperatures below 40s (and that's a very cold day for us and rare) wanted to unique winter wonderland trip for our spring break. No beach for us this year! This was at the top of our list to try. My...More

Thank bkdj96
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Had a great time fly-fishing with our guide Dale (request him if you can). He was very patient and helpful to my Wife and I who had only tried it once before. His expertise combined with the beautiful scenery made for a great day. Didn't...More

Thank Rkolb26
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Wapiti sports, Thank you for an epically disappointing end to our trip in Canada. We had a float trip booked a month ago for two boats. This morning when we arrived at your shop we were informed you only had one guide and could only...More

Thank bdoran1
OwnerWS, Manager at Wapiti Sports & Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2016

Dear Mr. Doran, Thank you for taking the time to let us know your thoughts on having to cancel your trip. Once again, we are very sorry for having to cancel your fishing trip at such short notice. As a guiding company we try to...More

Reviewed 4 June 2016

Our family of 3, my husband, son 19, and wife 55, walked into Wapity sports our first day in Canada as my son wanted to learn to Fly Fish. Terri at the desk, after describing the lessons and 1/2 day or Full day fishing trip,...More

Thank mhickman2016
OwnerWS, Owner at Wapiti Sports & Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2016

It was wonderful to meet you all, we are happy you enjoyed your time in the area. We look forward to seeing you the next time you are in Canmore! Take good care.

Reviewed 14 September 2015

We stopped in to ask about floating the Bow River to fish on our own raft and immediately the man working started to say how he would never recommend us doing the float alone and how dangerous it could be. First let me tell you...More

1  Thank SBF7227
OwnerWS, Owner at Wapiti Sports & Outfitters, responded to this reviewResponded 16 September 2015

We would like to thank you for letting us know about your experience at our store and are sorry to hear you did not receive the responses you were looking for. Our guides have come across 3 situations on the river this season where rafters...More

Reviewed 12 September 2015

We opted for the "Bow River Float and Wade" day trip on 1 September 2015. Dale was our guide, and it was just my partner and I. I should note at this point that this area of the river is strictly "catch and release," so...More

Thank JeffWins2014
Reviewed 9 August 2015

Great day spin cast fishing with my 2 sons. We came from out of town, but no issues - all of the equipment, including waders, boots, poles, lures and licenses were provided. Brenda in the shop took care of all of the logistics prior to...More

Thank Rick S
Reviewed 12 July 2015

The folks at Wapiti Sports are wonderful! We walked in the door & they set us up with a fishing license, waders, & fly rods & took us out in a drift boat on the Bow River for a very fruitful day of fly fishing...More

Thank Andrea_T57
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