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Related Regions: Alberta, Canada, North America, Calgary

Elevation

  • 7415ft
    Summit
  • 2411ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 5003ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0
  • 3
  • 0
  • 0
  • 1
  • 2
  • 6
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    13%

  • Intermediate Runs

    59%

  • Advanced Runs

    23%

  • Expert Runs

    5%

  • Runs

    71

  • Terrain Parks

    1

  • Longest Run

    1.9 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    1021 ac

  • Snow Making

    960 ac

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Overview

Located in the heart of the spectacular Kananaskis Valley, Nakiska was specifically designed to host the alpine events of the 1988 Calgary Winter Olympics. Located just 45 minutes from Calgary, Nakiska's terrain was carefully planned to meet the needs of family visitors. In fact 70 percent of Nakiska's terrain is rated as intermediate, with 16 percent classified as novice and the remaining 14 percent as expert. Nakiska also features a variety of learn to ski and ride programs for children and adults, world-class dining and accomodations in the Kananaskis Village. Guests can also enjoy the world-class Delta Lodge at Kananaskis. 

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing11/15/201904/28/2019
  • Days Open Last Year
    140
  • Projected Days Open
    144
  • Years Open
    33
  • Average Snowfall
    98"

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Two cafeterias and lounge, gift shop, day care for children ages 19 months to 6 years, lessons, free guided tours, rentals, repairs, and lockers. Shuttle bus. Eighty-five percent snowmaking.

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Nakiska Ski Area Reviews

Rob undefined
30th September 20195
Up front, I am a 20 year+ snowboarder, I like to ride skateboard like features, natural and park, as well as powder...Full review
Shane
24th December 20183
Icy. Icy. Icy. Only stayed for 6 runs.Full review
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