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Ski Resort Apex Mountain Resort in the

Apex Mountain Resort

Trail Map Apex Mountain Resort

The Ski Resort

Located only a 30 minute from Penticton, BC, there is the Apex Mountain Resort, which remains one of the hidden gems of Canadian skiing. Apex contains everything a skiers heart desires: quality snow, incredible terrain and friendly people.

Apex being located in the middle of the Okanagan Valley offers four lifts and 450 ha skiable area for beginners, intermediates and advanced skiers and freeriders. Just to name a few the Apex Mountain Resort has been awarded with lots of distinctions in the past years i.e. Canada´s Best Small Destination Resort, Best Steeps, Best Grooming, Best New Lodges, Best Ski Bar, and B.C. Alpine Resort of the Year.

These distinctions verfiy that Apex just keeps getting better and better. It has even been recognized as National Training Centre for both Moguls and Aerials. With continued development of facilities and infrastructure, Apex has returned to the world stage as one of the most attractive ski destinations in Canada.

Interesting facts

  • Elevated between 5197 ft and 7198 ft, the Ski Resort is among the 15 highest elevated Ski Resorts in Canada. The vertical drop from summit to base is 2001 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Canada is 1188 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long.
  • During the season the average snow depth at Apex Mountain Resort is 80 ". Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 93 " at summit elevation and 0 " at the base. Therefore Apex Mountain Resort is among the 15 ski Resorts with best snow conditions in Canada.

Snow Safety & Snowmaking

Snowmaking Share
12%
Snow Making Machines: 8
Snowphone+1(250)4874848

Must-Ski Runs

Longest Runs

Grandfathers Trail
Length: km
Vertical Drop: 605 m

Most Difficult Runs

Gunbarrel
Length: km
Vertical Drop: 400 m

Nightskiing

Nightskiing possible
Lighted runs: km

Videos

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Ski at Apex Mountain Resort in BC
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Powder Skiing at Apex Mountain Resort - January 2017
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Skiing at Apex Mountain Resort in British Columbia
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Winter skiing at Apex Mountain Resort, British Columbia, Canada

Infrastructure & Rental

Skischools

Number of Skischools: 1
Number of Snowboard Schools: 1

Number of Ski Rental

Ski Rental
Snowboard Rental
Backcountry Ski Rental
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last update on Nov 6, 2020
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Contact

Apex Mountain Resort
Penticton
V2A 6J9
Penticton BC
Phone+1(250)2928222

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Mountain Stats

Elevation5197 ft - 7198 ft
SeasonDecember - April
Opening DayDec 5, 2020
Closing DayApr 4, 2021
Capacity 4000 Persons/Hr.
Hours9:00 AM - 3:30 PM

Lifts

4
1
2
1
Total 4

Skiable Terrain

1112 acres
Easy
Green Circle
Moderate
Blue Squared
Advanced
Black Diamond
Extreme
Double Diamond
Overall Slope Area 1112 acres
Number of Slopes 80

Weather (5928 ft)

Open Lifts & Trails

Rates

CAD92
1 day adult CAD92
1 day youth CAD76
1 day child CAD57
All rates & fees