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Powder King

Powder King Ski Resort Guide

Powder King, Canada

Rated: 2/5 (from 4 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates and Snowfall.
Highest Lift1,830m
Resort Height940m
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Powder King

Favoured for its dry, consistent powder and great gladed tree and bowl skiing. Powder King is a self-contained centre with a good vertical drop and plenty to interest the majority of skiers. There's a hotel and a hostel by the slopes where all skier-essential services including a day care centre are included.


The Canadian ski resort of Powder King is in the Canadian Rockies at an altitude of 940m.

Powder King has direct access to 18 marked pistes, served by a total of 3 ski lifts.


Powder King offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.


Sorry, we don't yet know much about Snowboarding in Powder King.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Powder King?

The next notable snow forecast is 1cm, expected on 1 October.

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Ski Area Stats

Powder King Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Number of runs
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Powder King Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift1,830m
Lowest Piste940m
Resort Altitude (Powder King)940m
Max Vertical890m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Powder King
Intermediate Skiers

Location and Map

Where is Powder King?

This ski resort is in the Canadian Rockies in Fraser-Fort George G, Fraser-Fort George.


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How to get there


Ski Lift Capacity

The three ski lifts are able to uplift 2,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Season Dates

When is Powder King open?

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

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 Powder King, 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 Powder King Tourist Office for the latest.

Powder King