Murray Ridge Ski Area

 

Murray Ridge Ski Area

Snowed in along Northern BC's Yellowhead Highway, Murray Ridge focuses on providing a safe, fun, family oriented experience catered to all skill levels of snowboarders and skiers alike.  Come experience legendary hospitality in a unique destination that offers not just the chance to explore a new ski hill but all of the winter adventures that await within Northern BC.

Details
Season
December to late March 
Hours of Operation

Thursdays through Sundays 9am to 3:30pm

Average Temperature (Celcius)
-6
Average Season Snowfall (Inches)
118
Rentals?
Yes
Lessons/Ski School?
Yes
On-Hill Food Options?
Yes
Stats
Total Runs
22
Beginner Runs (%)
27
Intermediate Runs (%)
33
Advanced/Expert (%)
40
Terrain Description

There are 22 runs cut into the thick forest offering a challenge to every level of ability. The snow ghosts at the top are a delight to maneuver around, while skiers and boarders seek out fresh terrain in the glades. The terrain park near the bottom keeps the shredders happy.

Terrain Parks
1
Number of Lifts
2
Lift Details

The bunny slope handle tow and the longest T-Bar in North America (two kilometres)

Base Elevation
2,299
Top Elevation (Ft)
4,038
Vertical Rise (Ft)
1,739
Location
Fax
250-996-7880
Email
murrayridge@gmail.com
Community
Fort St. James
Province
British Columbia

Getting There

Murray Ridge is only two hours from Prince George and hotels are available 10 minutes away in Fort St. James. Cross-country ski trails on the way to town are lit for night skiing.

Driving

From Prince George, Murray Ridge is less than a two hour drive on the Yellowhead Highway.