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Kimberley Alpine Resort

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The Ski Resort

Known for consistent snowfalls and located in the spectacular Purcell Mountains in British Columbia Kimberley Alpine Resort is the perfect getaway. The resort has a lot of sunny days and a lot to discover. Short lift lines and well groomed runs for skiers of all ability levels make Kimberley Alpine Resort an authentic place for a vacation with your family. The resort also offers great après ski bars with live music and hot tubs that your friends will enjoy as well. With a wide variety of family friendly and easy slopes as well as a great deal of on-mountain accommodations Kimberley Alpine Resort will make for an excellent family memory. Purcell Mountains are the largest gladed terrain in North America and especially famous for its powder snow. Since the area is also called the „Black Forest“ a Bavarian theme was chosen to design downtown with several nice reataurants, shops and equipment rental.


Interesting facts

  • Offering 1799 acres of slopes and terrain, Kimberley Alpine Resort is among the 15 largest Ski Resorts in Canada.
  • The vertical drop from summit to base is 2467 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Canada is 1191 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long. The highest point of the track is 6503 ft above sea level.
  • During the season the average snow depth at Kimberley Alpine Resort is 43 ". Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 46 " at summit elevation and 0 " at the base.
  • Kimberley Alpine Resort features 42 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Canada is 30 sunny days. March is the sunniest month with an average of 16 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 10 sunniest in Canada.

Snow Safety & Snowmaking

Snowmaking Share
Snow Making Machines: 11

Must-Ski Runs

Most Difficult Runs

Flush Nr. 44
Length: 1.1 km
Vertical Drop: 355 m

Longest Runs

Vimy Ridge-Hoot's Way-Midnight-Northstar Trail (Nr. 37, 24, 13, 69)
Length: 6.4 km
Vertical Drop: 752 m


Nightskiing possible
Lighted runs: km
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last update on Sep 26, 2023
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Kimberley Alpine Resort
PO Box 40, 301 North Star Blvd
V1A 2Y5
Kimberley, British Columbia


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Mountain Stats

Elevation4035 ft - 6503 ft
Opening DayDec 21, 2023
Closing DayApr 14, 2024
Capacity 6452 Persons/Hr.
Hours9:00 AM - 4:00 PM


Total 5

Skiable Terrain

1799 acres
Green Circle
Blue Squared
Black Diamond
Double Diamond
Overall Slope Area 1799 acres
Number of Slopes 80

Weather (6499 ft)


1 day adult CAD156
1 day youth CAD104
1 day child CAD53.20
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