Golden - Kicking Horse Ski Resort.
Breathtaking Views. Situated in The Heart of Six National Parks.
Nestled between the Selkirk, Purcell and Rocky Mountains, and home to the confluence of the Columbia and Kicking Horse River, Golden is situated in the heart of six national parks. It is a beautiful place to visit, with breathtaking views and plenty for the outdoor enthusiast to do.
Everything from bird watching in the wetlands, white water rafting on the Kicking Horse River, skiing and snowboarding on Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, hiking and paragliding on Mount 7, or mountain biking the famous Moonraker Trails, there is a host of activities offered in Golden and the surrounding area.
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Head for the hills! Winter is a magical time to be in the mountains; and Kicking Horse Mountain Resort along with the Golden area have everything you need to keep your families adventure entertaining and exciting. Discover the amazing range of activities from heli-skiing and snowmobiling to a romantic dinner at Eagle’s Eye or sliding in the tube park with the family.
Mountain Statistics & Trail Map:
- Vertical: 1,260 metres (4,133 feet)
- Skiable Acres: 2,800+ acres
- Top of Kicking Horse: 2,450 metres (8,033 feet)
- Mid-Mountain: 1,722 metres (5,646 feet)
- Bottom of the lowest chair: 1,190 metres (3,900 feet)
- 120+ Runs
- Run Types: Beginner – 20%, Intermediate – 20%, Advanced – 45%, Expert – 15%
- On-hill accommodation