Red Mountain Ski Resort

Red Mountain Ski Resort

Nestled in the heart of the breathtaking Kootenay Rockies, Red Mountain Resort stands as a beacon for outdoor enthusiasts seeking unparalleled adventure and natural beauty. Renowned for its pristine powder, stunning views, and welcoming atmosphere, Red Mountain Ski & Snowboard Resort promises an unforgettable experience for skiers and snowboarders of all levels.

Red Mountain Ski Resort

Murray Foubister, A short visit to Rossland BC, and the Red Mountain Ski Resort - the top of Granite Mtn - (19077004914), CC BY-SA 2.0

Red Mountain Ski Resort Trails

Embark on an unforgettable journey through the diverse trails of Red Mountain Resort. Whether you're a novice looking to improve your skills or an expert seeking the ultimate thrill, Red Mountain Resort has something to offer every snow enthusiast. So, gear up, hit the slopes, and let the adventure unfold.

Beginner Trails

  • Boardwalk: This¬†trail stands out for its smooth terrain and scenic views, making it an ideal starting point for novices.
  • Easy Street: This trail provides another gentle introduction to skiing, ensuring beginners feel at ease as they glide down the slopes.
Intermediate Trails
  • Little Bones: This¬†trail offers a thrilling adventure through tree-lined paths.
  • Sally's Alley: This trail provides a perfect blend of challenge and excitement.
Advanced Trails
  • Powder Fields: This¬†trail offers steep descents and challenging terrain, testing the skills of even the most seasoned skiers.
  • Caption Jack's Trees: This trail provides an adrenaline-pumping experience, with its steep drops and tight turns leaving skiers exhilarated and eager for more.

 

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Banff has a total of 110 runs.

The longest run is 7 kilometers long.

There is approximately 3,850 acres of backcountry to explore at Red Mountain Ski Resort.

 

Elevation:

Banff Sunshine Village boasts impressive elevation stats that promise unforgettable alpine adventures for skiers and snowboarders alike. Here are the elevation stats for Banff Sunshine Village:

Base Elevation: Approximately 1,185 meters

Summit Elevation: Approximately 2,073 meters

Vertical Rise: Approximately 888 meters

Red Mountain Resort boasts an impressive vertical ascent and towering summit elevation, providing exhilarating descents and expansive panoramic vistas that immerse visitors in the stunning beauty of the surrounding mountain terrain. Whether you're carving through pristine powder or admiring the scenic splendor from the peak, Red Mountain Resort guarantees an unmatched alpine adventure that will leave you yearning for more with each visit.

Lifts:

Chairlifts:
Red Mountain Chairlifts
  • Quad¬†Chairlift: 2
  • Triple Chairlift: 3
  • Double¬†Chairlift: 1

Banff Sunshine Village has a quad chairlift that has heated seats - making it the only heated chair lift in Canada.

        Gondolas:
        Red Mountain Gondolas
        • Gondola Lifts:¬†0
        Magic Carpet:
        Red Mountain T-Bars
        • T-Bar: 1
        • Magic Carpet:¬†1
         

        Après-Ski and Dining Options

        After a thrilling day on the mountain, guests can unwind and indulge in the resort's vibrant après-ski scene and diverse dining options. From cozy fireside lounges to bustling slopeside cafes, Red Mountain offers something for every palate and preference.

        • Rock Cut Pub: This popular spot in the heart of the resort serves up hearty comfort food in a lively atmosphere. Enjoy classic favorites like gourmet burgers, steaks, and soups, along with a selection of craft beers and cocktails.

        • Gabriella's: Offering an elegant ambiance and gourmet cuisine, Gabriella's is the perfect choice for a refined dining experience. With panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, guests can savor dishes crafted from locally sourced ingredients, including seared scallops, wild mushroom risotto, and Alberta prime rib.

        Conclusion

        In conclusion, Red Mountain Resort stands as a beacon of adventure and excitement in the heart of the Kootenay Rockies. With its unparalleled terrain, welcoming atmosphere, and diverse amenities, Red Mountain promises an unforgettable experience for skiers and snowboarders of all levels. Whether you're seeking gentle slopes, heart-pounding descents, or cozy après-ski gatherings, Red Mountain Resort has something for everyone, making it a must-visit destination for outdoor enthusiasts around the globe.

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