Words by Cali Sammel Photos by Tourism Kimberley, The Real Mckenzie Photography and Mike Reece. This post originally appeared on Kimberley Alpine Resort’s blog. The ski (and tourism) industry are run by numbers and stats – i.e how many runs the mountain offers, how many centimeters or feet of snowfall received, how many other things can I
Hosted by the Kootenay Orienteering Club, the Kimberley Trails Society, and the Kootenay Freewheelers’ Cycling Club, the annual Round The Mountain Festival showcases Kimberley’s beautiful and diverse trail network and features the Round The Mountain Route. Participants can choose from a variety of seven hiking, running, and mountain biking challenges around North Star Mountain, plus
On February 16-20, Kimberley Alpine Resort is hosting the IPCAS/Masters Ski Race Series. This is a very unique combination, as we are combining the adaptive/disabled ski racers with 18-80 year old Masters Racers. The Masters will can compete in the Downhill, Super G, GS and a Night Slalom and is open to anyone 18 and
It’s not just about skiing, it’s about the experience. Morning was a bad time to write this…. As I’m reliving my trip to Kimberley and reviewing pictures, I’m realizing morning was a bad time to write this. Recently, I spent time in Kimberley in what we refer to as ‘the off season’, meaning we’re a
Fly & ski in one day! With the new Integra Air service from Calgary International Airport (YYC) to the Canadian Rockies International Airport (YXC) 6 times each week starting this month! Get more information, the schedule or book your flight from the Integra Air website.
Kimberley Alpine Resort just released some exciting news! “Due to good early season snowfalls and great snowmaking conditions, we’ll be opening early for a preview weekend on December 5th & 6th, 2015!” Read more on the Kimberley Alpine resort website.
Kimberley is a lovely town with some of the friendliest locals you’ll meet, most with a passion for the city that shows whenever you have the opportunity to meet any, whether that’s in town or at the resort. Looking for some advice on what there is to do while on a ski getaway? Here are some
It’s just about that time, ‘the most wonderful time of the year’ and along with that comes holiday party bookings. At Trickle Creek Lodge we have a great venue for your company meeting, retreat or holiday party – book for anywhere from 20 to 350 people and enjoy affordable group rates in our condo style
Each year at Kimberley Alpine Resort there is an annual celebration, a ski burning celebration, during which we hope to appease the Norse Mythological ‘God of Winter’, Ullr. It looks like our celebration last year was heard, as the snow has already arrived at the resort! Photo from Kimberley Alpine Resort Webcam – October 30th. Ullr fun
We had our second annual Halloween Haunted Haus last weekend at Kimberley Alpine Resort! If you missed out scroll through our images from the event and make sure you come next October! IMG_7068 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 38 Photos by Roland Gaschen.
Kimberley Alpine Resort recently announced their winter season opening day tentatively as December 12th! Enjoy ski in/ski out convenience at Trickle Creek Lodge, give us a call to book your room for opening day at 1-877-282-1200. Stay up to date on opening day news from the Facebook Event.
Get ready to be spooked at the top of the mountain! Ride the chairlift to the top of the Northstar Mountain where you can then walk along the witchy woods trail and through the creepy cemetery. Tour the haunted Kootenay Haus and take a family photo under the spider web arch! •Burgers, hot dogs, chips,
If you aren’t participating in the Gran Fondo race on Saturday, you likely know someone who is. The best spot to cheer on your family and friends is in the platzl. Each of the 3 race categories pass by the Aid station set up in the platzl during their races, while waiting check out one