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“Great terrain!”

Kimberley Alpine Resort
Ranked #3 of 27 things to do in Kimberley
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Perfect Purcell powder, an abundance of sunny days and a laid back atmosphere come together to make Kimberley Alpine Resort the top pick for your next ski vacation! Whether you are going to learn to ski at 3 or 93, Kimberley Alpine Resort has a great instructor waiting to teach you. If you are already a seasoned ski veteran Kimberley features 80 runs on 1800 acres with ambitious terrain including the Black Forest glades where powder stashes last for weeks. With a huge variety of ski in/ski out accommodations, many condo style with kitchens and family fun activities including the skating rink, night skiing, events and apres activities for the kids or live music in the Stemwinder for the parents, Kimberley truly is the all-around winter playground you have been searching for.
Reviewed March 3, 2014

Just got back from our first trip to Kimberley -- it was great! We're used to Fernie and Kicking Horse and I wasn't expecting great things from this hill, but it exceeded expectations! We had a coupon that reduced the price for our first day, but even when we paid full price, it was cheaper than the others. We have a range of abilities in our family and everyone found something that was their style/range of ability, no matter which lift we chose. I did find the lifts pretty slow, though.

My husband did the Telus Learn to Ski package for $60 including a 2-hr lesson, rentals and Owl Lift pass -- what a great deal for a new skier!

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Reviewed March 3, 2014

This is such a great hill as a snowboarder. Wide open runs for a nice cruise around the mountain. Not a super busy hill so no long lines and lift tickets are way more reasonable then others. The snow was great too with some fresh powder. Even the groomed runs were not icy. Would definitely come back again and again. It's worth the drive!

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Reviewed February 17, 2014

Me and my friends have been coming to Kimberley Alpine Resort for over 5 years now and I love it! It's not too big, the lift ticket price is much lower than on other hills, and very often there's lots of fresh powder. I usually stay in one of the ski in/ ski out hotels and I spend the whole day on the hill. Night skiing is also fun, but only the main run is open, and it's usually pretty icy.
The restaurants at the bottom of the hill are good, and you can have a filling lunch.
The scenery from the top of the mountain is amazing, so bring a small camera!
Have fun on the hill, have a good dinner and maybe go to a local bar/club.

1  Thank kotbar
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Reviewed January 30, 2014

Just love hitting the slopes with the sun on my face! You will find long cruisers like Rosa and Buckhorn off the main chair; more blue runs, fun glades and black diamonds over by the Easter Chair and Tamarack Chair. Look no further for fresh tracks and no line-ups! Great for families and groups; beginners or those that enjoy making those thighs burn! There is also night skiing on Canada`s lit night ski run! All this with unbelievable mountain views. Always a great, fun experience.

2  Thank TKimberleyK
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Reviewed January 22, 2014

sshhh don't tell everyone about Kimberley Alpine resort they will all want to come! So much sun and fresh snow made for a perfect day on the slopes. Skied the powder around the Easter and Tamarack chairs till lunch - grabbed a sandwich at the base - then gave the legs a rest by doing the sunny cruisers at the front in the afternoon! Plenty of variety for all abilities and ages. I love doing the tree runs and you will find more than enough to satisfy you. At the weekends enjoy an après beer and live music in the Stemwinder bar. Just loving it.

2  Thank Angela C
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