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Talisman Mountain

Talisman Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Talisman Mountain, Canada

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Highest Lift420m1,378ft
Resort Height240m787ft
 Nearest AirportsToronto Pearson and Toronto Island
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Talisman Mountain

Talisman Mountain Resort is nestled in the spectacular Beaver Valley, a UNESCO World Biosphere Reserve and offers year round facilities. These include Alpine and cross country skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, snowmobile rentals, dog sledding, snow tubing, golf and tennis. Many of the resort's 18 trails reflect the area’s rough and tumble early history with colourful names such as Graham’s Gulch and Hogg’s Hollow. The Minefield boasts bumps that will quicken your pulse. Beaver Tail offers gentle new beginner terrain that makes learning a breeze. Bosko’s Backyard is a special area at the base of the mountain that’s reserved just for Kids Klub. And The Wild Thing is a wild and wacky blast, especially on Snow Blades.


The Canadian ski resort of Talisman Mountain is at an altitude of 240m787ft.

Talisman Mountain has direct access to 18 marked pistes, served by a total of 8 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.


Talisman Mountain offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Talisman Mountain?

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

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Snow Forecast by day for Talisman Mountain

Ski Area Stats

Talisman Mountain Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
Cross Country
Total Length
10km6 miles
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts


Talisman Mountain Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift420m1,378ft
Lowest Piste240m787ft
Resort Altitude (Talisman Mountain)240m787ft
Max Vertical180m591ft

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Talisman Mountain
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers

Talisman Mountain Overview

 Notable Ski Runs

The most difficult run is the 'Sink Hole'.


Talisman was among the first resorts in Ontario to offer snowboarders complete access to all ski areas back in the mid 1980s. In 1999 the resort added The Park with two new1/2 pipes, a new1/4 pipe, tabletops, rail slides, music and a kicker that'll stop your heart. Designed with Extreme Skiers and Snowboarders in mind,

Location and Map

Where is Talisman Mountain?

This ski resort is in Grey Highlands, Grey, Canada.


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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Talisman Mountain is Toronto Pearson, 147 minutes drive away.

Toronto Island airport is also within three hours drive.


Ski Lift Capacity

The eight ski lifts are able to uplift 4,500 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 70 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Talisman Mountain 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 Talisman Mountain, 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 Talisman Mountain Tourist Office for the latest.

Talisman Mountain