Banff - Ski Area Guide

Banff, Canada

Ski Resort (2,160m to 2,730m)

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

The ski resort itself is above 1500m, so skiing or boarding back to the resort is usually possible. With pistes above 2500 metres, skiing and snowboarding is assured throughout the season.

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Who is Banff good for?

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Banff Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats for Banff
12Ski Lifts

Banff Ski Area Height

Max Vertical and Resort Altitude for Banff
570mMax Vertical
2730mHighest Lift
2160mLowest Piste
2160mResort Altitude (Banff)


There is an airport within two hours drive, so ski weekends, snowboard breaks and short ski holidays to Banff are perfectly feasible.

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.

Banff in brief

Banff Ski Resort is:
Good for Expert Skiers.
Ok for Intermediate Skiers.
Ok for Beginners.

Banff Season Dates

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NOTE:- Opening subject to Snow Conditions in Banff.

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Skiing at Banff

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