Norquay - Only Minutes From Banff
Snow Skiing at it's Finest


Mt.Norquay is widely considered to be Banff's best family ski resort. This is the "only" ski resort located in Banff. Rated the best-kept secret in the Canadian Rockies! A Skiers Paradise!!!

Come find out what this ski mountain has to offer. There's a variety of terrain to keep the whole family happy.

This great kid friendly resort provides numerous sheltered runs so skiing and riding is great, even when the snow's blowing. Keep the "kids" warm!!!

This ski resort is located just above the Town of Banff, only minutes away. It's the only ski resort that offers the rare experience of night skiing!!!(Friday nights only). Night skiing is free if you buy a tri-area ticket. The mountain is serviced by five speedy lifts.

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This is also the only ski resort that offers the usual full or half day lift ticket or you can ski by the hour. This is a great option if you and your family want to work around the schedules of the kids....naps etc.

Mt. Norquay has been cited as yielding “a host to awe-inspiring vistas…every angle another postcard in the making,” quoted by Snowboarder magazine, August 2009.

This mountain has 90% snowmaking capacity and offers some of the best grooming in the Rockies.

Many cross-country ski trails are very well prepared in the area. .

Terrain Park

Skiers and snowboarders will find terrain for all levels, including groomed runs, bumps and a terrain park.

Not only does ski destination have the only night skiing in the Banff area.... you can ride the only lit terrain park!!!

Since the early 1920's, this mountain continues to be the locals’ gem. Famous for being the training ground of Olympic and World Cup athletes, and with excellent beginner terrain, everyone will love this small, family-friendly resort.

Mountain Statistics

Ski Season: First days of December to the Middle of April

Vertical: 1650 ft. (503m)

Base Elevation 5350 ft. (1636m)

Peak: 7000 ft. (2133m)

Average snowfall: 120 in. (300cm)

Snowmaking: 90% of skiable terrain

Trails: 28 runs

Longest run: 3828 ft. (1167m)

Cumulative length of runs:10.2 miles (16.4kms.)

Terrain:Expert 16% Advanced 28% Intermediate 45% Novice 11%

One high-speed quad-chair lift

One quad-chair lift

Two double chair lifts

One surface lift

Capacity approx. 6300 people per hour

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Snowtubing Park opening this year

Learn to Ski

Never skied or snowboarded? Or maybe it has just been a while?

Perhaps your kids have been bugging you to learn?

This ski resort offers lessons and programs for every age and ability.

Whether your 3 years old or 83, the team of CSIA and CASI certified instructors are here to help.

Norquay offers everything from learn to ski/snowboard packages to ski improvement. Have you ever wanted to "go big" in the terrain park? They can teach you that too.

If you are learning to ski or ride, looking for some pointers or want to learn to "go big" in the park our snow sport center has lessons for everyone.

They have friendly and professional ski and snowboard instructors. Learn to ski where Canadian World Champion Thomas Grandi learned to ski!!!

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Norquay This ski resort offers everything from beginner slopes to double black diamond, all against the backdrop of the majestic scenery of Banff National Park. The majority of terrain at Norquay is intermediate so you have lots of choices during a day on the slopes.

This ski mountain has tree-sheltered runs for those days when the weather is less than perfect. Looking for uncrowded slopes and no lift lines, come on up to Norquay!

Family-friendly Mt. Norquay offers outstanding conditions for beginner, intermediate and advanced skiers and riders.

After you pick up your little ones from the on-hill daycare, sit back at the Lone Pine for a drink and a snack, the perfect end to a great day on the slopes.

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