Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Kicking Horse

Planning a ski trip to Kicking Horse? Browse our collection of visitor-generated reviews that rank the mountain and ski town on a scale of one to five stars in the following categories: Overall Rating, All-Mountain Terrain, Nightlife, Terrain Park and Family Friendly. See how Kicking Horse stacks up to others in terms of skiing and après, and read up on pros, cons and comments from fellow skiers and snowboarders. Don't forget to submit your own Kicking Horse review! Scroll to the bottom of this page to let other travelers know about your ski area experience. Positive reviews also give your favorite ski resort a chance to win a prestigious OnTheSnow Visitors' Choice Award.

Overall Rating: 3.9

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.7
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 57
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.1
  • Nightlife
  • 2.6

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 58%
  • Beginner
  • 0%
  • Families
  • 16%
  • Intermediate
  • 5%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 32%
  • Advanced
  • 63%

Helpful Highlights:

They're having a great snow year. There was a huge dump at the beginning of the season and consistent fresh skiffs every few days. It hasn't been to busy ...

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  • 5

    Best I have ever skied

    by arnie - 3rd February 2009

    Pros: terrain, acreage open skiing

    Cons: Only 1 main lift

    I will be going to KHMR for the third straight year. I have skied Colorado, Utah, California, Whistler, etc, and have found Kicking Horse to be the best sk... Full review

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  • 5

    Kicking Horse kicks butt

    by dngrus - 4th March 2012

    Pros: variety, chutes, cornice, powder, backcountry

    Cons: one main lift, no night life

    This place is amazing. The mountain set up is the best. Tons of chutes, bowls and accessible back country that you don't have to spend all day hiking for ... Full review

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  • 5

    I Love It!!

    by - 11th March 2009

    Pros: A great challenge

    Cons: Gondola loading

    We visited the resort on March 8th (evening), 9th and 10th and found it to be the best we have visited as far as ease of getting to all amenities, lifts, fo... Full review

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  • 5

    Kicking Horse!!!

    by samspector - 19th October 2009

    Pros: difficulty, chutes, expert terrain, amazing skiing, huge, nice gondola

    Cons: its a pain getting there, no easy terrain

    I visited kicking horse during the 2007 season and it was the most amazing skiing of my life. I've skied everywhere from squaw valley to stowe to alta and ... Full review

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  • 5

    Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 14th March 2007



    Kicking Horse is a unique experience. Sure Jackson Hole and Whistler have great terrain, but KH has a whole different feel to it. There are very few posers-... Full review

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  • 5

    A challenge for everyone

    by skicoach - 5th February 2009

    Pros: terrain, no crowds, terrain, friendly, terrain, terrain, terrain

    Cons: no real easy way off the top so not everyone can experience the views

    This mountain will present a challenge to anyone looking for one. It provides steeps and more steeps, cornices, bumps, chutes, excellent tree skiing. Whil... Full review

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