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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    Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 15th December 2006

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    Don't listen to someone who says KH snow reports are false, that's bull. Why? Because... Most hills have a staff member write a snowreport in the morning b... Full review

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  • 3

    Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 22nd March 2008

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    The hill had great powder and narrow chutes, even having large cornices and 20-footers. Impressive terrain. However, the layout was awful. A: The lifts were... Full review

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    Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Review

    by wedelmaster - 10th January 2007

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    January 6: 16 cm of new snow seemed like enough of a reason to make the drive to Golden. We arrived at 8:30 to a busy base area, everyone chomping at the bi... Full review

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    Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Review

    by DrSoar - 8th April 2007

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    Great mountain, superb terrain, good snow (mind you 2007 has been a good year) BUT THAT GONDOLA hasn't got the capacity and the whole place hangs on this on... Full review

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  • 3

    Great powder and steeps

    by pasomonte - 8th January 2012

    Pros: abundant snow, steeps,friendly locals, nice lodging, nice town,long runs

    Cons: Cold,, steep, awkward lift system, a lot of hike to terrain, expensive

    I visited twice in the winter of 2011. I camp in the parking lot in a truck camper. I got some great skiing here and some good dumps. I like a challenge and... Full review

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    Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Review

    by anonymous_user - 22nd November 2006

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    They totally lie about the amount of snow they get. We went there 2 years in a row from Banff because they were boasting a 130cm base...we were skiing on gr... Full review

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