East Kootenay


Sparwood is the home of the Terex Titan – the world’s largest tandem axle dump truck. One of the highest-elevation towns in Canada, the District of Sparwood’s history and economy is supported by the coal mining that takes place on a vast scale on the east side of the Elk Valley. A proud coal mining community, Sparwood has a vision to retain business, attract diversification, and increase visitation. It is strong in community spirit, with a lots of opportunities for outdoor recreation, such as skiing, hiking, fishing, and hunting.

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