RIDECrownsest Free for Canada 150

In celebration of Canada 150, Municipal Council is pleased to announce that RIDECrowsnest will be offered as a FREE service from March 1, 2017 – August 31, 2017.

RIDECrowsnest

The Municipality is pleased to introduce our brand new bus service!

In an effort to provide an inclusive bus service, the Municipality is now offering door to door bus service to everyone our community! Whether you need to go to the doctor’s office, the yoga studio, the movie theatre, the grocery store, or you need to get your kids to the ski hill, this bus service is available to you! This new service will replace the Town Rounder and Communtiy Transit Services.

How to Book your Ride

On the schedule below,  check which days the bus will be picking up in your area:

  • $2.00 Rec & Leisure Mondays are open to anyone, in any neighborhood wanting to go to a recreation or leisure activity for only $2.00 per pick up/drop off
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays are dedicated to picking up those living in individual neighborhoods;
    • Tuesday – Blairmore/Frank
    • Wednesday – Hillcrest/Bellevue
    • Thursday – Coleman
  • Flex Fridays are open days, available for anyone to go anywhere within the Municipality.

Weekly Pick-up Schedule

Day Pick-up Location Pick-up Times
$2.00 Rec & Leisure Mondays Open to anyone going to a rec or leisure activity Pick-ups start at 9:00am in Coleman, bus heads east, & continues all day
Tuesdays Blairmore & Frank

9:15am (9:00am Wednesdays)

10:45am

1:00pm

2:30pm

Final drop-off by 4:30pm

Wednesdays Hillcrest & Bellevue
Thursdays Coleman
Flex Fridays Open to everyone going anywhere in the Crowsnest Pass Beginning at 2:00pm, Final pick-up at 9:00pm
Schedule is subject to change, please call 403-562-8833 to confirm your ride.

Then call the Municipal Office at 403-562-8833 to schedule your trip with RIDECrowsnest on your applicable day.  Booking your ride the day before is preferred but it must be booked no later than 8:45am on the day of your planned trip Monday - Thursday and before 1:30pm on Fridays. After 4:30pm on Friday’s you can call the driver direclty at 403-563-0040 to arrange your ride.  Once on the bus, you will coordinate your return trip home with our driver.

Walk-ons Welcome

If you see the bus stopped when you are out and about and would  like a ride, feel free to walk on the bus and request a ride to your desired location!

Rider Fees

0 - 5 years FREE  
6 - 17 years

$2.00 per pick-up/drop-off

$1.00 per additional stop

Punch card:

12 rides for $20.00

18+ years

$4.00 per pick-up/drop off

$1.00 per additional stop

Punch card:

12 rides for $40.00

$2.00 Rec & Leisure Mondays