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Kimberley Alpine Resort

Kimberley Alpine Resort’s planned opening day is December 16, 2022.

WHY SKI THE POWDER HIGHWAY THIS WINTER

  • The Kimberley Alpine Resort has more to discover. Boasting 80 runs plus North America’s largest gladed terrain (over 500 acres), a vertical rise of 751 m (2,465 ft) and an average snowfall of 4 metres (13′), this historical mountain and community will provide more than you think when it comes to fun and adventure.
  • Kimberley Alpine Resort has embraced the growing trend of up-tracking and is the first resort in the region to offer a self-guided up-track route within its ski area boundary. There is a designated up-trackers’ parking area on North Star Drive, on the way to the Nordic Centre. Follow the designated up-tracking route from the parking lot, up the Boundary Run to the Kootenay Haus. Up-trackers are required to have a valid KAR lift ticket / season pass, or a $5 day up-track pass on them at all times.
2022/23 Lift Ticket rates
are online HERE

Facilities:
Ski Shop, rental shop, day care, ski school, restaurants including the Kootenay Haus, located on-mountain, an ideal spot for taking a break, warming up and brown bag lunches.

Shuttle:
Peak to Platzl downtown shuttle.

Accommodation:

On-mountain and in town accommodation

Terrain:
20% Beginner
42% Intermediate
38% Expert
751 m / 2,465 ft – Vertical
1,800 Acres skiable area
80 Runs (including Glades)
Night skiing Rail park

Cross-Country:
33 km (20 mi) groomed double tracked trails 3.5 km (2.2 mi) loop has lighting for night use

The resort is known for great snow conditions, plenty of sunshine and consistent snowfall of light and dry, Purcell powder. Kimberley offers a wide variety of terrain to satisfy all ability levels: the front side of the mountain is well suited for beginner and novice snow enthusiasts who enjoy long wide-open trails that are groomed to perfection. The Easter Bowl on the backside, is a haven for the more adventurous type, with gladed terrain, moguls and long-lasting powder stashes.

Night skiing is offered Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings. The Quad Chair will spin from 5:30-8:30pm accessing the Main Run and the rail park. Night skiing is included in every full and half day lift ticket on the above days of week.

A new Uptracking Zone opened last winter. Uptracking (skiing, uphill skiing, ski touring) is a great way to get some fresh air and to earn you turns. Go from the base area to the top of the Northstar chairlift where the Kootenay Haus is.

The Resort Village features many accommodation choices with the Trickle Creek Lodge, a ski-in ski-out property adjacent to the North Star Express Quad chairlift, being one of the premiere slope side properties.

The Stemwinder Bar and Grill is Kimberley Alpine Resort’s apres-ski destination of choice. Located in the base area, the ‘Stemwinder’ operates daily through the winter season. Try their delicious waffle fry poutine, a tasty beverage and local live music.

The Owl Learning Area has a T-bar and a 150 foot magic carpet with a corralled, low angle learning slope. It includes the best learning terrain to make the first experience, your best.

For easy and friendly service, the Polaris Lodge also features a guest service lodge offering a Rental and Repair Shop, Ticketing office, the Slopeside Coffee & Deli (proudly serving Starbucks coffee) and Locker area. The Resort’s retail shop, Sports Alpine, and the Winter Sports School can be found in the resort plaza between the Polaris & Trickle Creek Lodges.

The Kimberley Conference & Athletic Training Centre is also located at the ski base.  The Kimberley Alpine Resort offers great Ski & Stay packages. From ski-in ski-out accommodations to unique condominium units and chalets nearby, Kimberley has the right accommodation package for you.

Contact Information

301 North Star Blvd

KIMBERLEY, BC

V1A 2Y5

1-800-258-7669

1-250-427-4881

SkiKimberley.com

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