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Less than 250 yards to the liftsThe Palliser Lodge offers guests deluxe condo suite accommodations just a 5 minute walk from Gondola Plaza. The Palliser Lodge is perfectly situated to ensure quiet enjoyment of the resort while maintaining the convenience of ski-in, ski-out access to the mountain.
Each of the 48 studio, one- and two-bedroom condominium style guest suites has been appointed for the optimum in guest comfort and convenience – your home away from home while at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort. Full kitchens, fireplaces, satellite TV and private hot tubs (in select units) are just the start of your suite experience at Kicking Horse.
Glacier Mountaineer Lodge
Slopeside or Ski-in/Ski-outLocated right at the gondola base of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Glacier Lodge is located just steps away from the gondola. Exceptional views of the Columbia Valley and the Rocky Mountains beyond, or of the village plaza. Self-contained condominiums and hotel room accommodations are available.
Slopeside or Ski-in/Ski-outWith over 4,000 vertical feet, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is definitely a skier and rider’s resort. After a hard day on the slopes, come back to the Whispering Pines to rest. These luxurious 3-bedroom townhomes are ski-in/ski-out to the Gondola and Village Plaza. If your muscles are tired from the tackling the slopes, soak them in your private 6 person hot tub. The stone and wooden accents add to the mountain feel. Enjoy the views from your windows and decks. Share a meal in the full kitchen with modern appliances. The townhomes are furnished with a variety of king, queen, and bunk bed arrangements. These units are quiet, quaint, and cozy.
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Not only is Kicking Horse considered the “Champagne Powder Capital of North America,” it’s also home to one of the highest vertical drops on the continent (a staggering 4,133 feet). Located just outside of Golden, British Columbia, Kicking Horse Resort sees a yearly average of 23 feet of some of the lightest, driest and deepest powder on the planet and is an epic choice for an unforgettable winter vacation. With 27 trails and 106 runs that span across 2,750 acres of lift-served, diverse terrain (including 70 inbound chutes), Kicking Horse is the perfect destination for a variety of skiers and riders.
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Whether you’re clicking into a pair of skis for the first time or you’re just looking to brush up your skills, The Learning Centre focuses on adult learning and includes private skiing and riding lessons as well as private family clinics, 3- and 5-day ride and ski programs, Telemark lessons, and Discover and Next Step programs for beginners. If this isn’t your first rodeo, check out the Big Mountain Centre. This elite mountain education facility offers avalanche training, snow safety instruction and guiding as well as experiential education for the untracked part of the mountain.
Off the slopes, Kicking Horse has eight on-mountain eateries specializing in everything from French to Japanese food. Nearby Golden also offers an assortment of additional dining options. If you don’t happen to ski or ride, or are just looking to mix it up a bit, spend your day exploring via snowshoe, snowmobile or a pair of cross-country skis, take the kids to the tubing park or ice skating rink, or move the fun inside for some indoor rock climbing. Just over an hour and a half from Banff, and two and a half hours from Calgary, Kicking Horse is easy to get to as well! Make your Kicking Horse reservations and let us help create an unforgettable ski vacation today to a remarkable ski resort. Ski.com can provide you with lodging accommodations, air travel, ground transportation, lift tickets, ski or snowboard rentals, activities to events around town and more. We know how to customize a Kicking Horse ski vacation package just for you that will truly be an unforgettable ski vacation experience. Ski Kicking Horse this winter and see for yourself.
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- 300" of annual snowfall
- 2824 total skiable acres
- Top elevation 8031 feet, base 3901 feet
- 25% beginner, 25% intermediate, 25% advanced, 25% expert
- Projected opening: 12/8/2012
- Projected closing: 4/7/2013