2018 Opening Dates


2018 Opening Dates


LAST UPDATED: December 13, 2018

Yahoo! It's time to get out and get some turns in. Check out our list of *opening dates and if you aren't ready yet – get on it, because it's going to be a great 2018/19 season on the slopes. 

Also, check out our snow conditions which is updated daily.

*All dates are weather-dependent estimates by the resorts.

Marmot Basin in Jasper Alberta
Jeremy Derksen

Hudson Bay, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Hudson Bay Mountain cabin community leads an enviable life

Kicking Horse, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Can A Middle-Aged Woman Survive Kicking Horse Mountain Resort?

Kimberley, BC: Dec. 15, 2018
Suggested Reading: Kimberley isn't just for families, it's for powder enthusiasts and explorers, too

Kinosoo Ridge, AB: Open Now!

Lake Louise, AB:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: 7 wonders of Lake Louise

Marmot Basin, AB:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Tres, tres, tres massive

Mount Norquay, AB :  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Then and now: Mount Norquay

Mt. Washington, BC:  Dec. 15, 2018

Manning Park, BC: Open Now!

Nakiska Ski Area, AB: Open Now!

Powder King, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Powder King: The community blanket

Panorama, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: AHHH...Nothing beats a ski and soak at Radium Hot Springs

Pass Powderkeg, AB:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Pass Powderkeg an unexpected gem

Revelstoke Mountain Resort, BC:  Open Now!

Red Mountain Resort, BC:  Dec. 15, 2018
Suggested Reading: A dozen deliriously fun runs

Sunshine: Open Now!
Suggested Reading: The history of Sunshine Village

Sun Peaks, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Nancy Knows

SilverStar, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Mining for group stash at SilverStar

Shames Mountain, BC:  Dec. 15, 2018
Suggested Reading: The people of Shames

Troll, BC:  Dec. 15, 2018
Suggested Reading: Troll steals my heart with fresh snow and friendly people

Winsport’ Canada Olympic Park, AB:  Open Now!

Whistler Blackcomb, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Tackling the “Rock Mohawk” that is Blackcomb Mountain

Whitewater, BC:  Open Now!
Suggested Reading: Feel worlds away in Whitewater

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