°F / in / ft / miles°C / cm / m / km


Banff Ski Resort Guide

View deals

Book a last minute trip - save 15%

Banff, Canada

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Banff Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForExpert Skiers.
Highest Lift2,730m8,957ft
Resort Height2,160m7,087ft
 Nearest AirportCalgary International
Save Money on Ski Hire Save up to 50% 
Free Snow Reports by e-Mail  Sign Up Here

Banff at a glance

Banff is in Canada at an altitude of 2,160m7,087ft.

 When will it snow in Banff?

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

See our Snow Forecast for Banff for the latest update, or   Join our Snow Mail Here

Discount Ski HireDiscount Ski Hire
7th day Free on selected dates
Save up to 50% on
Banff Ski Hire
Extra Group Discounts

Banff Facts, Stats and Ratings

Banff Rated

Ratings for Banff
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

How High is Banff?

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Banff
Highest Lift2,730m8,957ft
Lowest Piste2,160m7,087ft
Resort Altitude (Banff)2,160m7,087ft
Max Vertical570m1,870ft

Ski Area, Pistes and Lifts

Banff Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Banff
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
°F / in / ft / miles°C / cm / m / km

Banff Summary

The Canadian Ski Resort of Banff has direct access to a total of 12 ski lifts.

The ski resort itself is at 2,160m7,087ft, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With ski lifts as high as 2,730m8,957ft, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

On the Mountain

 Skiing in Banff

Banff offers good sking, particularly, for Expert skiers.

 Snowboarding in Banff

Banff offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Banff.

When is Banff open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates for Banff.

NOTE:- Lift and Piste openings are always subject to Snow Conditions in Banff.

Ski Lift Capacity

There are 12 ski lifts in Banff.

Where is Banff?

Banff is in Alberta, Canada.

How can I get to Banff?

 By Air

The nearest airport to Banff is Calgary International which is 106 minutes drive away.


See More from Banff and Ski Resorts in Canada

 Book Now
with RentalCars
Caribou Lodge and Spa

from ₤1,200

  Ski Holidays

ATOL-protected Ski Holidays from UK

7nts RO, per person  inc. Flights

Save up to 50%

Ski Hire Shops in Banff.

In the Forums :- Canada

J2Ski J2Ski logo