2015 - Opening Dates

2015 - Opening Dates

Who's excited for snow!? The white stuff is piling up at Sunshine Village.


We can all feel it as the mornings and nights become chillier, and the mountaintops become dusted with white - winter is coming. The summer was great, but winter - we missed you.

It won't be long now until all of us SnowSeekers are out feeling the cold air bite our cheeks, and our blood pumping hot as we plow through the pow.

Now you can start visualizing where you're going to strap your snow legs back on, as the ski resorts in the west announce their opening dates! A lot of resorts have tentative opening dates, as it's always down to Mother Nature when the snowflakes fall. So, dig out your snow gear, and start praying to Ullr for a bountiful 2015/16 season.

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Check your favourite resorts' websites; there may be a pass sale on!

Also, check out our snow conditions - we will be regularly updating it as soon as the snow starts to fly.

RT if you are looking to wake up Ullr and get into the season.  Resort opening dates via #SnowSeekers. Tweet this!



Top of the Knob Chair at Marmot Basin
Photo by DOC POW

         COP – NOV. 1

         Norquay – EARLY NOV

         Sunshine Village – NOV. 13

         Lake Louise – EARLY NOV

         Castle Mountain – DEC. 11

         Kinosoo Ridge – JAN. 1

         Snow Valley Ski Club – NOV. 15

         Marmot Basin – NOV. 13

         Nakiska – NOV. 7


British Columbia


Kicking Horse looking fantastic
Photo by DOC POW

         Big White – NOV. 26

         Fairmont – DEC. 20

         Fernie – DEC. 5

         Hudson Bay – NOV. 27

         Kicking Horse – DEC. 12

         Kimberley – DEC. 12

         Mt. Washington – DEC. 12

         Panorama – DEC. 11 

         Powder King – NOV. 6

         Revelstoke Mountain Resort – NOV. 28

         Red Mountain Resort – DEC. 19

Shames - DEC. 12 

         Silver Star – NOV. 26

         Sun Peaks – NOV. 21

         Whistler/Blackcomb – NOV. 26

         Whitewater – DEC. 4


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