Alberta – Ski Areas
Whispering Pines is situated on a north and east slope in the beautiful Clear Hills in Northern Alberta. In 1984 it started as a small ski area, and soon became known for its good snow conditions.
Located just outside Fort McMurray Alberta
The Valley Ski Club is a non-profit club established in 1947 by a small group of skiers that loved skiing and wished to share that love with the greater community. The first hill was established at Heatherly Valley, near Castor, Alberta. A tow rope and small lodge were all they needed to get the club off the ground.
Resorts of the Canadian Rockies (RCR), Canada’s largest private ski resort operator, has committed to doing more to lessen their environmental footprint.
With the longest non-glaciated ski season in North America, the ski resorts of Banff National Park run operations through until the May long weekend, May 23rd! Here are five top reasons to ski Banff & Lake Louise this spring.
Five friends, five ski destinations, five days. There it is in seven words, the most unique and likely adventurous ski trip that you will ever take. Think of Hangover meets The Great Race.
Spectacular scenery awaits at Lake Louise with uniquely beautiful terrain that is both vast and varied. The wilderness is pristine and inspirational. Located in the heart of majestic, historic Banff National Park, Lake Louise is truly legendary and offers world class terrain.
Tawatinaw Valley Alpine and Nordic Centre is one of the best lowland ski areas in Alberta. Located only one hour north of Edmonton, this ski hill spreads over 140 acres and offers 24 downhill runs and over 25km of scenic cross country ski trails. For those who crave a challenge, the terrain park has "hits", "rails", "funboxes" and one of two super pipes found in Alberta.
Sunshine Village sits high on the Continental Divide in the heart of Banff National Park, yet just 15 minutes' drive from the cozy mountain town of Banff. Three sprawling mountains provide breathtaking sitelines, uninterrupted by any signs of civilization beyond the resort's leasehold.
Edmonton, Alberta T6R 2V4, Phone: 780-434-3991, Fax: 780-436-5479
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