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BEST FAMILY SKI RESORT

1Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia

Sitting 120 kilometres north of Vancouver is the largest ski resort in North America with the greatest uphill lift capacity. With over 200 trails to occupy shredders of all abilities, a pedestrian-friendly village with hundreds of retail shops, award-winning restaurants and plenty of activities, the resort is everything that families could want in a winter getaway.

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2Silver Star

British Columbia

3Revelstoke

British Colombia

Within 1,328 hectares of skiable terrain spread across four mountain faces lies this intimate and colourful resort. With a range of programs specifically for children and updates and developments to the ski trails, a new year-round gondola and ski-in, ski-out accommodation, the resort continues to prove itself worthy of its award-winning status.

Perched on Mt Mackenzie, this modern ski resort has the most vertical in North America. With state-of-the-art infrastructure including a well-placed gondola and high-speed lifts, along with plenty of programs for kids and terrain for all abilities, the resort has something for everyone.

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=4Big White

British Columbia

=4Sun Peaks

British Columbia

Friendly and personalised levels of service, with an emphasis on safety and building an encouraging atmosphere that crafts a love for snow sports and desire for improvement. The ski-through village is a favourite.

Cat skiing will add a little extra excitement as you explore deeper in the snowy landscape plus a top-notch terrain park is available with plenty of jumps and rails to hone your skills.

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=5Lake Louise

Alberta

=5Kicking Horse

British Columbia

Friendly and personalised levels of service, with an emphasis on safety and building an encouraging atmosphere that crafts a love for snow sports and desire for improvement. The ski-through village is a favourite.

Cat skiing will add a little extra excitement as you explore deeper in the snowy landscape plus a top-notch terrain park is available with plenty of jumps and rails to hone your skills.

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READERS' CHOICE

1Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia

Over 3000 hectares of snow-covered slopes, 16 alpine bowls, three glaciers and world-class terrain guarantee families the ultimate maple-leafed adventure.

2Big White

British Columbia

3Sun Peaks

British Columbia

4 Banff Sunshine - Lake Louise - Mt Norquay

Alberta

5Silver Star

British Columbia

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Best for beginners

1Silver Star

British Columbia

A majority (three quarters) of Silver Star's perfectly groomed runs are classified as easy and intermediate, making this resort perfect for beginners, plus classes grouped by skill level are designed to give your little ones the best chance at going pro.

=2Lake Louise

Alberta

=2Big White

British Columbia

=2Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia

=2Sun Peaks

British Columbia

3Kicking Horse

British Columbia

Best for advanced families

1Revelstoke

British Columbia

Cat skiing and the absolutely top-notch terrain park allows those who dare to explore deeper and deeper into the vast, snowy terrain a guaranteed thrill. Revelstoke also provides plenty of jumps and rails to practise more sporty techniques, and hone your skills.

=2Silver Star

British Columbia

=2Kicking Horse

British Columbia

=2Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia

3Red Mountain

British Columbia

Best for all-round family activities

3Silver Star

British Columbia

SIlverStar isn’t just limited ski and snowboard fun, but visitors are spoilt for options of things to do on the mountain. Horse and pony (for the kids) rides, hiking and trail running and treasure-hunt ‘gnome roam’ are activities which are appealing for families to enjoy together.

2Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia

=3Sun Peaks

British Columbia

=3Big White

British Columbia

Best village location and atmosphere

1Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia

Whistler Village is a mecca for all things international snow sports – but not solely so! Whistler Village is anything but ordinary. The walkways of the quaint town are encompassed by fresh gourmet eateries, mountain-top venues, retail outlets featuring the highest quality gear and lodging for every taste and budget.

2Sun Peaks

British Columbia

3Revelstoke

British Colombia

Best freestyle resort

1Whistler Blackcomb

British Columbia

The largest ski resort in North America offers an extreme skier’s or boarder’s dream terrain. Whistler has amazing diversity and an efficient lift system, so families can easily ski day in and day out on the vast slopes. Not only that, but the ungroomed terrain full of trees, twists and turns are sure to challenge those who want to freestyle their way through the day.

2Big White

British Columbia

3Lake Louise

Alberta



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