Langenburg is an active and vibrant community located along Yellowhead Highway No. 16 and just 10 min from the Manitoba border.
The Town of Langenburg has a deep and interesting history. The district was first surveyed by the federal government in 1880 and in 1959 it was incorporated as a town. Around 1886 the train station was named "Langenburg" after the Langenburg city in Germany, which the prince, Hohenlohe-Langenburg, visited western Canada and recommended this area for a German settlement.
Langenburg is known for its:
- UFO sightings in the early 1970s
- Gopherville Fun Village in 1990s
- Its famous people
There are tons to do in our town:
- For the summer months, the brand new outdoor swimming pool, three new playground areas, walking trail, Tourist Rest Area, and golf course are fun places to check out as well as beautiful national, provincial and regional parks in the area!
- During the winter season, the Langenburg Skating Rink, Curling rink, and the George Layh Theatre are the places to be! The Skating Rink accommodates hockey tournaments, skating lessons, and public skating while the local Theatre offers concerts, drama productions, and movies. Langenburg is only 30 minutes away from Asessippi Ski Resort, where they have skiing, snowboarding, tubing, dog sledding, and a charming village for the winter season.
Check out our THINGS-TO-DO LIST for a full range of activities and services offered by our community and "like" our @town.of.langenburg Facebook page, where you will find lots of interesting information about us!
We hope you enjoy our lovely community!