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Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

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Address: 1500 Kicking Horse Trail, Golden, British Columbia VOA 1HO, Canada
Phone Number: +1 250-439-5425
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Activities: Skiing, Dining
Description: Kicking Horse has attracted rave reviews after just seven seasons for its...
Kicking Horse has attracted rave reviews after just seven seasons for its awesome vertical, deep powder and spectacular terrain mix. With an express gondola accessing over 4100 ft (1260m) of vertical, you’re bound to ski and ride an impressive feat of terrain comparable to only that of heli-skiing. Coupled with summer activities such as mountain biking, wildlife education, and alpine sightseeing, this is a place where the stories are almost too tall to believe.
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amazing grizzly

This is a must in this area. The 22 acre park with the Grizzly is unique. The view from the restaurant at the top is an extra event to the good food.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 27, 2015
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Canton of Neuchatel, Switzerland
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Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Very educational and staff are very passionate.The wolves are beautiful,just wish we could walk around the full enclosure, it felt like a bit of a zoo like setup.

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Canton of Neuchatel, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

This is a must in this area. The 22 acre park with the Grizzly is unique. The view from the restaurant at the top is an extra event to the good food.

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Saskatoon, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

We got a great deal on our room, which if I were being completely honest definitely increases my rating. The room was nice and all we needed, but a little small. It was absolutely beautiful on the mountain though. Make sure to go up the gondola, take a hike and have lunch in their restaurant! Nothing beats a local craft... More 

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Canmore, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Tried the kicking horse via ferrata as a birthday gift for my husband - it was fantastic! Amazing views, a terrific guide (thank you Jackie!) and s thrilling experience. Would definitely recommend it.

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Kitchener, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Great place to experience natural beauty, have a visit with Boo Grizzly and a delicious meal up at Eagle's Eye Restaurant.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

My young girls and I had s great day visiting Boo the bear. Very informative and fun for all ages. The gondola ride to the top was a hit and we had lovely meal. We will be back to see Boo again!

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

The Via Ferrata is new at Kicking Horse and, like all things Kicking Horse, they ratchet up the technical challenge! We made this a family affair (kids 14 & 17), taking on the four hour option instead of the two, and it was thrilling for everyone! There are lots of different elements, from the suspension bridge to challenging pitches. The... More 

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Truro, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We did their mountain bike package. It was awesome. First time in the Rockies and cant wait to ski the hill this winter.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

The new Via Ferrata at KHMR was an amazing experience, especially for someone who had never climbed before. My girlfriend and I did the Discovery Route option and followed it up with a romantic lunch and bottle of wine at the Eagle's Eye Restaurant. What a great day. Our awesome guide Jackie "O" made the experience all the more memorable.... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

Great overall experience, challenging but lots of fun! Jackie was a great guide, super knowledgeable, pleasant conversations and overall great attitude! Try the Via Ferrata when you go to Golden!

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