Revelstoke Mountain Resort, Revelstoke, BC

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Revelstoke Mountain Resort in BC and Escape2ski connect you to Powder Highway skiing, snowboarding, snow reports, trail maps, lodging and webcams. Revelstoke Mountain Resort is a ski and snowboard resort on the Powder Highway located near the city of Revelstoke, British Columbia. The Ski Resort is found on Mount MacKenzie, which is part of the […]

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Revelstoke Mountain Resort in BC and Escape2ski connect you to Powder Highway skiing, snowboarding, snow reports, trail maps, lodging and webcams. Revelstoke Mountain Resort is a ski and snowboard resort on the Powder Highway located near the city of Revelstoke, British Columbia. The Ski Resort is found on Mount MacKenzie, which is part of the Selkirk Mountain range of British Columbia. Perhaps a little-known fact is that Mount MacKenzie is named after the second Prime Minister of Canada, Sir Alexander MacKenzie. The resort has grown from the original Powder Springs Ski Area, which opened in the late 60’s, with a vertical drop of 335m/1100ft, a modest 45 acres of skiable terrain and a two-person lift to a resort that now features the largest vertical drop of any ski area in North America. Construction of the present Revelstoke Mountain Resort complete with ski in/ski out accommodations started in 2005 and debuted December 22, 2007. Revelstoke Mountain Resort boasts a small quaint and charming village vibe and is the only resort to offer lift, cat, heli, through Selkirk Tangiers and backcountry skiing and snowboarding operations, all from one village. Did you know Revelstoke Mountain Resort is home to four bowls, North, South, Greely and Powder Assault which are amazing any day, but when it snows and it does, these bowls make it a great place to go have fun in snow.

On the Slopes

  • Revelstoke Mountain Resort is quickly earning a reputation among its peers for its terrain quality. One could say that the terrain is tailored towards intermediate to advanced skiers and snowboarders. That being said, Revelstoke Mountain Resort is also creating a family friendly environment, so even beginners you can still enjoy the luxury of skiing or snowboarding from the summit via The Last Spike, which is one the longest beginners runs found anywhere.
  • Revelstoke Mountain Resort offers some incredible fall line skiing and snowboarding that will test your strength and provide an adrenaline rush on the black diamond run of Pitch Black, which extends from the summit to the Revelation Lodge. Another cool favourite is the black diamond run, Devil’s Club, which begins at the summit and takes the Devil’s journey to the base where at this point you will be glad the trail is now classified as an intermediate run. You can always say the devil made me do it when you reach the base area.
  • The mountain features two terrain parks, the Ghome Zone which is the smaller park, great for everyone looking to gain confidence before moving to the Revelstoke Mountain Resort Progression Park. Covering approximately 14 acres, the Progression terrain park is located under the Stoke Chair and features over 20 jumps and a variety of jib features. This park is geared to handle a range of ability levels spread over the 450m/1476ft long area. Get ready to have some fun and create memories, while staying within your limits.
  • The Ski and Snowboard School consists of a dedicated group of instructors whose priority it is to improve your ability whether it is your first time on the slopes or you are trying to improve your technique to get to the next ability level. Lessons are available for children and adults and are available in a group setting or for those wishing some detailed instruction, private lessons are available.
  • Above are just a few examples of the fun that awaits the entire family as you venture on to the slopes. If you are just starting out, Turtle Creek, at the base of the mountain, hosts a magic carpet surface lift and beginner slopes for those looking to gain confidence and enjoy a day of skiing or snowboarding. There is also a tube park located in the same area.
  • Revelstoke Mountain Resort also plays host to the two day women’s ski program known as Girls Do Ski. This annual event is usually held on the 3rd weekend in January. This is a great time to make new friends, try new gear and have a fun girls
    weekend out.

Off the Slopes

  • Revelstoke Mountain Resort base area village has a cozy feel complete with several places for dining, shopping or a quick snack. Best of all, luxury accommodations are just a short stroll away in The Sutton Place Hotel, which is a bonus after a great day on the slopes. To further complete the Revelstoke Mountain Resort experience, do not overlook the Refinery Day Spa located in the village.
  • Parents need not worry who will get to enjoy that powder day or a day of sunshine, child care with qualified workers is available to give you that well-deserved break. If your child falls between the ages of 18 months to 6 years, there is a range of activities available including ski lessons for those ages 3 to 6 years at the Revelstoke Outdoors Centre.
  • If you need a day away from the slopes or you are just interested in exploring, then there is an endless list of activities ranging from Nordic skiing and lessons on 26 km of groomed trails operated by the Revelstoke Nordic Ski Club, which is located about 7Km/5mi south of Revelstoke. You will also find guided snowshoeing, dog sledding, paragliding and snowmobile tours. Arrangements can be made by phoning 1-250-814-5060.
  • As an option to staying on the mountain, the city of Revelstoke, BC with its small city charm and friendly people is just a short distance away and offers accommodations, many dining options, shopping, attractions, including an aquatic centre, railway museum and much more.
  • The Revelstoke Resort Shuttle is available to take you to and from the mountain and gives you VIP drop off and the shortest walk to lifts. The shuttle schedule can be found below in the Helpful Links section or by calling 1-250-837-2268 for more information. Note, exact fare is required, and the cost for a one-way trip is approximately $3.00 CDN and $5.00 CDN for a round-trip. For the frequent rider, a Season Pass is available, check the website for costs. The city of Revelstoke has a public transit system that can be used in conjunction with the Resort Shuttle. See the Helpful Links section below for more details.
  • Wish to leave to driving to someone else upon arrival at the Kelowna Airport then the Revelstoke Connection Stoke Shuttle is a great choice for getting to Revelstoke, BC. Arrangements can be made by phoning 1-888-569-1969 or visiting the website or the Helpful Links section below. Revelstoke Mountain Transfers and Tours offers private transportation to the Vancouver, Kelowna, Kamloops and Calgary airports. Regional drop-off locations are also available. Phone 1-250-814-2538 for more information or visit the website.

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Mountain Information

Current Status: Open

Mountain Essentials

Vertical Drop:
5620 ft / 1713 m

Base Elevation:
1680 ft / 512 m

Summit Elevation:
7300 ft / 2225 m

Skiable Area:
3121 acres

Average Snowfall:
540 in / 1372 cm

Trail Map

Snow Report

Weather Conditions

Mountain Terrain

Total Trails: 69

Beginner: 5 (7%)

Intermediate: 31 (45.5%)

Advanced: 24 (34.5%)

Expert: 9 (13%)

Terrain Parks: 2

Snow Cross: No

Super Pipe: No

Half / Mini Pipe: No

Jib Park: Yes

Services

Ski & Snowboard School: Both

Rentals & Repairs: Yes

Parking:  Free

Retail Shops: Yes

Family Friendly: Yes

Children’s Ski Programs: Yes

Women's Ski Programs: Yes

Adaptive Ski Programs: Yes

Childcare: Yes

Day Lodges: Yes

Restaurants: Yes

Distance from...

Nearest Airport:
Kelowna BC, 120mi / 193km

Nearest Major City:
Revelstoke BC, 4mi / 7km

Nearest Town/City:
Revelstoke BC, 4mi / 7km

Contact Info

Central Reservations: 1-866-373-4754

Direct Phone: 250-814-0087

Snow Phone: 1-866-373-4754

Mountain Operations

Season Dates: Dec 2 to Apr 15

Skiing & Snowboarding: Both

Days Operating: Everyday

Operating Hours:
8:30am to 3:00pm : Beginning in Feb to 3:30pm : See Website for any updates.

Night Skiing: No

Lift Ticket Prices

Webcams

Lift Information

Total Lifts: 5

Trams: 0

Gondolas: 1

Chondolas: 0

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Express Six: 0

Express Quads: 2

Express Triples: 0

Quads: 0

Triples: 0

Doubles: 0

Surface Lifts: 2

Lodging

Mountainside: Yes

Within 30mi / 48km: Yes

Closest Airport(s)

Airport Convenience Ranking™

Kelowna Intl Airport  (YLW)
Distance: 120 mi / 193 km
Ranking: Most Convenient

Canadian Rockies Intl Airport  (YXC)
Distance: 253 mi / 407 km
Ranking: Limited Major Airline Use

Calgary Intl Airport  (YYC)
Distance: 268 mi / 431 km
Ranking: Least Convenient

Helpful Links

Ski Resort Website

Mountainside Lodging

Nearby Lodging

Tourism Site

Local Transit Service

Local Transit Map

Resort Shuttle Service

Airport Transportation