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Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

Golden, British Columbia, Canada

Just above the authentic mountain town of Golden, you will find Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, known for breath-taking views, legendary terrain and some of the best snow on the planet.

This family-friendly resort caters for all levels of ski enthusiast, offering a phenomenal variety of terrain from treed runs, large alpine bowls and long steep chutes to gentle groomed slopes.


Nowhere else can you ride a single gondola right to the summit, providing stunning views of the Rocky Mountains and surrounding five national parks, as well as easy access to alpine ridges and bowls. These same ridges and bowls keep the snow stashed deeper and longer, which is why Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is the Champagne Powder Capital of Canada™.

From steep and gnarly chutes to fast and fun glades, and even smooth and gentle groomers, the on snow experience at Kicking Horse is exceptional for the whole family. Kicking Horse Mountain Resort boasts the fourth highest vertical in North America at 4,133 vertical feet, 2’800 skiable acres, 128 runs, 85 inbound chutes and 4 alpine bowls.


If you want to have a day off from skiing then you can take part in one of the many family activities such as dog sledding, tubing, snowshoeing, indoor rocking climbing, ice-skating, tobogganing or snowmobiling. Throughout the ski season, there are plenty of live performances to enjoy.


Golden has a wide variety of restaurants, diners, pubs, bars, cafes, and bistros all offering culinary delights to tantalize your taste buds and suits all budgets. Dine at the Eagles Eye Restaurant at the top of Kicking Horse Mountain Resort and experience the highest and one of the best dining experiences in Canada.

Enjoying what Golden has to offer is even better after a great nights sleep. From authentic mountain lodges to slopeside sophistication there are plenty of great choices for rest and recuperation before your next adventure.


The closest international airport to Golden and Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is the Calgary International Airport, a 2.5-hour drive along the scenic TransCanada Highway. There is also shuttle service connecting Calgary International Airport to Kicking Horse Mountain Resort twice a week.



Make sure you explore Golden and Kicking Horse Mountain Resort this winter. Start planning your Golden vacation at www.TourismGolden.com/enjoy

For more information visit www.tourismgolden.com and www.kickinghorseresort.com

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