What does the price of oil and demand in China have to do with skiing? If you’re a powder hound, it means your Canadian ski vacation just a got more affordable! The Canadian Dollar dropped to a 12-year low last week, which means U.S. skiers save an extra 25% on top of Ski.com’s great deals.
This 25% discount contributes to a perfect storm at Canadian ski trips this season, as British Columbia and Alberta resorts have been reaping the snowy rewards of a healthy storm track. Early-winter snowfall at Powder Highway ski resorts was epic, and Whistler Blackcomb and Banff and Lake Louise opened early thanks to big dumps.
Now that we’re well into ski season, you’re probably asking yourself: is the snow still good in Canada? The answer is a definitive yes! Scroll down to see recent snow photos of top Canadian ski resorts including Whistler, Banff, Revelstoke, Kicking Horse and Panorama. And if you’re ready to cash in on big savings and big snowfall, request a free custom quote today!
Current conditions at top Canadian ski resorts
Whistler Blackcomb conditions
On Jan. 12, skier Suz Graham and snowboarder Braden Dean scored an extra six inches of new snow on top of nearly 215 inches that have fallen at Whistler Blackcomb this season. Conditions were prime for some powder playtime, and they’re forecast to get even better. More snow is on the way with a new storm arriving Friday night that could bring up to 15 inches by the end of the weekend. Whistler snow report >>>
Banff Lake Louise conditions
Light snow has been falling consistently over the last couple days at Lake Louise ski resort, and conditions are beautiful. Banff Lake Louise snow report >>>
Revelstoke has received more than 18.6 feet of snow this season, and there’s another system headed their way this weekend. Revelstoke snow report >>>
Kicking Horse conditions
The snow is deep, and the crowds are sparse at Kicking Horse! Kicking Horse snow report >>>
Low pressure systems are lining up off the coast of Canada and getting ready to linger over Panorama. Panorama snow report >>>