Kicking Horse Ski Vacations Skiing & Snowboarding in Kicking Horse Ski Resort - British Columbia

Overview

Skiing at Kicking Horse - this mountain resort known as "K Ho" locally, is intimate, small and friendly and set within pristine natural beauty in the Purcell mountain range of British Columbia. Yet, when it comes to the skiing, it punches well above its weight with a massive 2800 acres on your doorstep.

Popular with families, around half the pistes are suited to beginners and early intermediates with wide open slopes that are perfect for building your confidence and technique.

Off the slopes, you'll find lively bars and several restaurants in the resort plus you can venture out to the main town of Golden just 12km away for a wider selection of apres-ski venues.

Key Information (Whole Area)
Altitude1190m
Top lift2450m
Ski area (acre)2800
Family
Beginner
Intermediate
Expert
Nearest airportCanadian Rockies (266km)

Kicking Horse Lodging

There is a large selection of accommodation in and around Kicking Horse including the main town of Golden. From self catering chalet style lodges and apartments / condos to rent to fantastic value hotels. The main decision is whether you wish to stay near the slopes in ski-in, ski-out condos or in town.


Our view on Kicking Horse ski holidays

We think Kicking Horse Mountain Resort is a special ski resort and one you will go back to year after year. With excellent skiing, virtually guaranteed snow and a very lively apres-ski scene, its hard not to have fun on your ski holidays here.

For more information on skiing in Kicking Horse, please see our resort & accommodation guide.