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This resort is beautiful. Even the winding, scenic drive up to the mountain is worth every moment... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jessicapC8383RY
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Next level thrills for advanced skiers. Definitely worth the trip from Banff.

While staying in Banff we Skied Kicking Horse for two days in March 2018 and it absolutely blew my... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
Banky B
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Hamilton, Canada
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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 4314 ft (1315m) of vertical, you’re bound to ski and ride an impressive feat...more
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1500 Kicking Horse Trail, Golden, British Columbia VOA 1HO, Canada
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed December 14, 2003

Eight of us descended on Golden in March 2003. We ranged from 2 who had never skied before to several who hit the black runs without fear. While Kicking Horse does not have an abundence of easy runs, the "It's a ten" run from the...More

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Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed January 3, 2013

We loved the mountain view for the ceremony, but everything else was horrible. Between the initial booking and our wedding there was a change of wedding planners, but the resort never got hold of us to communicate this. It was only after I phoned head...More

10  Thank Cindy R
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This resort is beautiful. Even the winding, scenic drive up to the mountain is worth every moment. My boyfriend and I decided to take a spontaneous weekend trip out West to get away from the busy city life of Calgary, and the quaint town of...More

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the kind review! We are so happy that you enjoyed your visit to our resort We appreciate you taking the time to detail your visit and to leave such a thorough review. This kind of feedback helps us gauge how we're doing,...More

Reviewed October 9, 2018

While staying in Banff we Skied Kicking Horse for two days in March 2018 and it absolutely blew my mind. It has some of the best lift-serviced terrain that I've ever seen, and it's perfect for an advanced skier looking for a challenge. While there...More

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Hi there. Thank you for visiting our resort and taking the time to leave such a detailed, thoughtful review! We certainly are grateful. It's always so great to hear directly from our guests about their experiences. You're correct - we offer over 4000 feet of...More

Reviewed October 6, 2018

Love this mountain .... Alot of it is crazy had ( see moguls ) but the top has lots of powder , steep, fast and super fun. It could do with more restaurants Love this hill

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 8, 2018

Thank you for leaving us a review - we appreciate it! It's so great to hear you've enjoyed your visits to our mountain! We hope we see you and your skis at our resort again soon!

Reviewed October 2, 2018

I simply love Boo the grizzly bear. He is welcoming and a good bud to hang out with. The interpretive agent a very knowledgeable. Hiking is fun and such a beautiful view of the valley at the top. And skiing???? best ever. Please note that...More

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for leaving such a great review, Caroline - we appreciate you taking the time! We're so pleased you've enjoyed your visits to our resort all year-round, from visiting Boo and hiking in the summer, to skiing in the winter. We hope to see...More

Reviewed September 26, 2018

If you are in the area during the summer, it is definitely worth the tour to see Boo! He is amazing. We paid extra for the Ranger Assist Program which allows you to go first thing in the morning and help the rangers feed him....More

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Hi Jessica - thanks so much for leaving a review! We love hearing about our guests' experiences. We're so pleased to hear you enjoyed the Ranger Assist Program. It really offers an immensely unique experience at our Grizzly Bear Refuge. Thanks again for coming to...More

Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

We spent 2 nights in the resort which was very quiet as it’s mainly a winter resort. Staff very helpful in hotel. Room was well equipped & large kitchen area including washer & drier. Whilst there we went on a ranger assist program to see...More

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Hi Karen! Thank you for leaving us a review - it is greatly appreciated. We're so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay at our resort. The Ranger Assist Program is an incredible experience, and we're so pleased to share it with guests like...More

Reviewed September 20, 2018

We drove to the mountain resort specifically to hike in mid-September. You take their gondola up to the very top to get started. The gondola is not cheap, but the views from that high can be spectacular. All the staff we met were informative and...More

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review - we appreciate it! It's great to hear that you enjoyed the views and the hikes available from the top of our gondola. Thanks for visiting our resort, and we hope to see you...More

Reviewed September 15, 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night as we passed through Golden on a golf trip. This resort was exactly as advertised and we were very happy with the staff and accommodations. Everything was excellent. Highly recommend

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded September 19, 2018

Thank you for your generous review! We certainly appreciate you taking the time to share your experience. We hope you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed September 7, 2018

Loved the experience but very disappointed with the quality of food in the restaurant. I was looking forward to a great meal based on the price, the service was excellent but it was just 'good'. Everything else was worth the cost and timeMore

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

Hi Lisa! We appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review. While we're sorry to hear you were disappointed with your visit to our Eagle's Eye Restaurant, we are pleased that you enjoyed the rest of your experience at our resort. We're grateful...More

Reviewed September 7, 2018

Stayed at the resort for a eight days. we had a two bedroom ground floor unit spacious, beautiful view of the mountains,with a huge patio. Friendly staff throughout the entire resort. Definitely a place to go back to.More

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Tyson N, Marketing and Media Coordinator at Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, responded to this reviewResponded September 8, 2018

Thank you for the review - we're so happy you enjoyed your visit to our resort! While we can't credit for the accommodation (Glacier Mountaineer Lodge - Bellstar Hotels & Resorts is a separate entity), we're pleased you had a positive experience across our resort....More

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elkwalk
October 25, 2018|
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Response from Tyson N | Property representative |
Hi there. There are a variety of accommodation options available at our resort! If you're interested in condos that sit right at the base of the resort near the gondola, check out Kicking Horse Lodging's website, which... More
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Stephanie H
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Response from esk70 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is but best to call and see if there is a spot open
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Response from Beaverbum | Reviewed this property |
It's a hotel on Hwy 1. Not sure what mountain you are talking about :)
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