Kimberley Alpine Resort

Kimberley Alpine Resort near Kimberley, BC


This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 3 out of 5 stars
5 kms

moderate
Hiking, Downhill Skiing, Mountain Biking, Snowshoeing
Spring, Winter, Fall, Summer
Kimberley, BC
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Kimberley Ski Resort is famous for consistent snow conditions and an excellent variety of terrain from beginner slopes to extreme terrain.

An excellent family resort with full Daycare facilities, Ski & Snowboard School programs and lessons, day and evening activities including cross country skiing, snowshoeing, snowmobiling, KidzRule Evening Program, night skiing, movies, hockey, curling, skating and more! And with a new rail park, there is enough mountain for everyone. The Northstar Express quad chair soars 2,500 feet from base to summit in less than nine minutes.

The Bavarian city of Kimberley, only a 2 minute drive from the ski resort's base, offers unique lodging, dining and shopping opportunities. The 103-year-old town meshes seamlessly with the new village. Kimberley was one to the first areas to offer on-mountain accommodation.

The Ski & Snowboard School provides a variety of programs to improve snowboarding or skiing skills for all ages and abilities.

Discover Skiing or Snowboarding introduces first-timers to the sport of their choice. Kimberley Kruisers is a junior program designed for children 6 to 12 years old.

Located in the southeast corner of British Columbia, with a fabulous view of the Rocky Mountains, Kimberley is only a four hour drive from both Calgary, Alberta, and Spokane, Wash. The local airport is only 15 minutes from the resort.

Top Elevation: 6,500 ft / 1,982 m
Base Elevation: 4,035 ft / 1,230 m
Vertical Rise: 2,465 ft / 751 m
Skiable Acres: 1,800 acres / 729 hect
Longest Run: 3.97 mi/6.4 km

Number of Lifts: 5
1 High Speed Quad (North Star Express), 1 Triple Chair (Easter), 1 Double Chair(Tamarack),
1 T-Bar (Owl) and 1 Magic Carpet

Number of Runs 80 (Plus Glades)
Beginner: 20%
Intermediate: 42%
Advanced: 38%

Ski Season Early December - Mid April
Average Snowfall: 150" - 400cm
Average Temperature: -5C / 23F

Click below for Ski Report and Weather Forcast:

Kimberley Alpine Resort Web Site

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Directions:

Kimberley is located in the heart of the East Kootenays, in Southeast British Columbia. Route A: Highway #1 west to Highway #95 south to Highway 95a onto Kimberley. Route B: Highway #1 south to Highway #22 southwest to Highway #3/93 to Highway #95A north onto Kimberley.




Please check the bottom of the Description (above left; click) for the author's written directions.

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By xtremepeaksPosted By: xtremepeaks  - Mon Nov 24 18:13:45 UTC 2008 Not Rated Comment not much snow this year so far, the ski hill is making snow currently.
check the webcam:
http://cams.skikimberley.com/cams/karcam/kar_cam1.jpg
By xtremepeaksPosted By: xtremepeaks  - Thu Jan 11 22:44:10 UTC 2007 This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars Comment Snow conditions are phenomenal, more than a meter base and great skiing everywhere. Had new snow almost every day, and there is loads of deep powder off the main runs and in the trees.
By xtremepeaksPosted By: xtremepeaks  - Sun Dec 17 03:19:45 UTC 2006 This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars Comment Opening day was fantastic! Almost a meter of snow with deep powder on all the runs. Great weather, cool, dry powder, what more can you ask for.
By xtremepeaksPosted By: xtremepeaks  - Thu Dec 07 23:21:19 UTC 2006 This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars This trail was given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars Comment The ski hill is in great shape, over 72cm snowpack now. Opening day December 16. The runs are covered in deep powder now, you can skin up to the top and ski down, I was the only skier on the slopes today. Check out the photos I uploaded.


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