Kinosoo Ridge

COLD LAKE WEATHER

Many of us only think west when we look for our next snow fix.  But Kinosoo Ridge east along the Saskatchewan-Alberta border, provides families with not only some solid turns, but also some excellent bonding time.  It's known for its family-friendly vibe plus it's a great place for any beginner to get their ski legs.

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Overview

Details

Snowmaking?

Around 75% of the mountain is covered via snow making.

Season
December through early April
Special Passes

Reciprocal Programs with Apex Mountain Resort, Big White, Cypress Mountain, Lake Louise, Marmot Basin, Rabbit Hill, Revelstoke, Snow Valley, Sun Peaks and Sunshine Village. 

Hours of Operation

Daily 10 am - 5 pm. Saturdays 10 am - 8 pm.

Closed Mondays. Check the website for other closures. 

Average Temperature (Celsius)
-12
Rentals?
Yes
Lessons/Ski School?
Yes
On-Hill Food Options?
Yes

Stats

Terrain Description

Terrain parks include a bag jump.

Total Runs
13
Longest Run
1
Beginner Runs (%)
30
Intermediate Runs (%)
40
Advanced/Expert (%)
30
Terrain Parks
2
Rideable Area (Acres)
60
Number of Lifts
5
Lift Details

One quad, one triple and three carpet lifts.

Base Elevation (Ft)
1,775
Top Elevation (Ft)
2,125
Vertical Rise (Ft)
470

Location

Contact

Phone
Fax
780-594-2237
Community
Province

Getting There

Driving

Just 15 minutes east of Cold Lake you'll find Kinosoo Ridge  on the shores of French Bay on Cold Lake. From downtown Cold Lake, drive east on 50 Ave on Township Road 630. Turn north on RR11. Keep going. You can't miss it. 

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