About Nanton

Settled in the late 1800s, Nanton is on the way to everywhere and is the southern gateway to the foothills. With the surrounding prairies to the east and picturesque rolling foothills to the west, Nanton is a cool little town where history lives.
 
A small people first community, Nanton does offer a large choice of rich and varied experiences for its visitors. Home to museums, famous rodeos, antiques and boutiques, great dining, and a sweet candy shop, Nanton’s independent traders and artists make this destination a one-of-a-kind find.

Find out why it's worth the stop in this authentic Alberta town on their website.

Tours that go through Nanton

Start your day with a beautiful drive through the Southern prairies to the cool little town of Nanton and enjoy the magnificent mountain views along the way.

This tour will get you and your friends out on the highway…looking for adventure...and whatever comes your way!

Top Places to Discover in Nanton

Changing Seasons is a quiet country inn styled Bed and Breakfast accommodation. Open year-round and located just south of Calgary in the quiet rural town of Nanton, Alberta. After a day of outdoor adv..

This park is nestled in Willow Creek valley, between the Porcupine Hills and Rocky Mountains, about 90 minutes from Calgary. It gets its name from a reservoir created in 1967 to contain water for the ..

Eamor's Saddlery is located in Nanton, a part of the rich farming and ranching country of the Southern Alberta foothills and caters to the needs of those who ride as an occupation or for pleasure...