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Kimberley Ski Resort Guide

Kimberley, Canada

Rated: 3/5 (from 6 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers, Intermediates, Beginners, Snowboarders, Snowfall and Apres-Ski!
Total Piste Length76km
Highest Lift1,980m
Resort Height1,230m
 Nearest AirportCanadian Rockies
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The Canadian ski resort of Kimberley is in the Canadian Rockies at an altitude of 1,230m, with 76km of marked runs.


Kimberley has direct access to 76km of downhill skiing, with 67 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.


There are a variety of pistes to suit all levels of skier ability, from Beginner to Expert.


Kimberley is highly rated by Snowboarders and there are a variety of Snow and Terrain Parks in Kimberley.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Kimberley?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Kimberley.

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Snow this week

Snow Forecast by day for Kimberley

Ski Area Stats

Kimberley Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Green Pistes
Beginner Runs
Total Length
Cross Country
Total Length
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Kimberley Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,980m
Lowest Piste1,230m
Resort Altitude (Kimberley)1,230m
Max Vertical750m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Kimberley
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Kimberley?

This ski resort is in the Canadian Rockies in East Kootenay, British Columbia.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Kimberley is Canadian Rockies, 29 minutes drive away.


Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 10,012 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 5 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Kimberley open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

Usual opening is mid December, and usual closing is Early April.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Kimberley, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Kimberley Tourist Office for the latest.

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