Castle Mountain

Getting Here

Castle Mountain Resort is located in the pristine wilderness of the Southern Alberta Rockies just off Highway 3.

Castle is really a hidden gem. Read about how it keeps it's secret getaway vibe.

  • 2.5 hours south of Calgary

  • 1.5 hours west of Lethbridge

  • 5.5 hours south of Edmonton

  • 1.5 hours north of the Carway US border crossing

  • 1.5 half hours north of the Roosville US border crossing

Directions to Castle Mountain

Don't want to drive? Catch the bus!

From Lethbridge: Alpenland Ski Bus departs Alpenland's parking lot in Lethbridge: 7 am, most Saturday's & selective Sundays

ALPENLAND — 403.329.6099

Mountain Stats

Season: mid-December to early-April (Weather and snow dependant)


  • Base: 4,630 feet/1,410 meters

  • Summit: 7,463 feet/2,273 meters

  • Vertical:  2,833 feet/863 meters

Average Snowfall: 910cm/ 358 inches


  • Sundance Chairlift (1460 ft/445 m)

  • Tamarack (1380 ft/420 m)

  • Huckleberry Chair (1084 ft/330 m)

  • T-Rex T-Bar (1730 ft/526 m)

  • Green Chair (160 ft/49 m)

  • Barney Handletow (20 ft/6.6 m)

Number of Trails: 104

Parks/Pipes: 3 - Rawhide Terrain Park, Progression Park, Parking Lot Park

Longest Run: 5 km

Total Terrain: 3500 acres

Terrain Difficulty:

  • 15% Beginner

  • 40% Intermediate

  • 35% Advanced

  • 10% Expert

Alpine Skiing/Snowboarding? Yes

Groomed Nordic Skiing Trails? Yes

On hill child care? Yes

On hill accommodations? Yes

On hill village? No

Lessons: Ski and snowboard

Rentals: Yes

All dogs are required to be on a leash

Hours of Operation

Lifts: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Ticket Window: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

CMR Office: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

CMR Mountain Safety: 7:00 am - 5:00 pm

Child Care: Weekends & Holidays: 9 am - 12 pm and 1 pm - 4 pm or by special request. Contact Guest Services at 403.627.5101.

Daylodge Cafeteria:

  • Mon-Thurs:  8 am-4 pm (Kitchen 8 am - 3 pm)

  • Friday-Sun: 8 am-5 pm (Kitchen 8 am - 3 pm, 4 pm on Saturdays)


  • Barnaby Steak House & Fireside Lounge

  • T-Bar Pub and Grill

  • Castle Mountain Day Lodge

Trail Map- Mainface

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Catskiing Trail Map


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Chutes Terrain Map


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