CreateNew Trip

[*DEMO] Plan Road Trip

  • • The experience planning App COMING SOON
  • • Create trip | Save it | Use on the road
Create1000 Towns

Explore Canadian Towns

  • • Top attractions in 1000 small towns
  • • Discover Canadian off-the-beaten path


Add Place

Add Town/Place

  • • Add your town or favourite place.
  • • What makes your town special?
We are currently updating trip planner for better user experience. During this period you may face loding issues. We sincerely regret the inconvenience caused by the issue.

TRAVEL LIKE A LOCAL | Top 10,000 Places to Visit in Canada

1000 towns of Canada logo
Close this search box.
Close this search box.

Home Town of Steve Yzerman


Canadian NHL star Steve Yzerman was born in Cranbrook in 1965. He played at Cranbrook Arena for Minor Hockey until his dad was transferred to Ottawa

He was drafted 4th overall in the 1983 NHL draft by the Detroit Red Wings. 

Steve played 22 seasons with the Red Wings and held the NHL record for the longest-serving captain with 1,300 games. He finished his career with three Stanley Cups, the Lester B.Pearson Award,  the Conn Smythe Trophy, and the Selke Trophy and was a ten-time NHL All-Star. 

At the time of retirement, he finished as the sixth all-time leading scorer in NHL history. In 2008 he was inducted into the Canadian Sports Hall of Fame and then the Hockey Hall of Fame in 2009. 

Photo: Don Bigileone, CC BY 2.0

User Review
0 (0 votes)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Pin It on Pinterest

Share This

Who Are You?

Any changes to the place info will be reviewed by 1000 Towns of Canada.