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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

    15%

  • Intermediate Runs

    59%

  • Advanced Runs

    21%

  • Expert Runs

    5%

  • Runs

    75

  • Terrain Parks

    1

  • Longest Run

    1.9 mi

  • Skiable Terrain

    1021 ac

  • Snow Making

    960 ac

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. 

More Info

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.

Important Dates

  • Projected OpeningProjected Closing11/27/202004/18/2021
  • Days Open Last Year
    140
  • Projected Days Open
    142
  • Years Open
    35
  • Average Snowfall
    98"

Gallery: Nakiska Ski Area

Nakiska Ski Area Reviews

Terrence B
20th December 20202
Seeing this hill opened for the season in November we figured mid December would have decent conditions. This was not the case....Full review
D Nix
31st December 20193
Great family resort. Snow depth was posted as 131cm. Most of the advanced run had snow snakes everywhere with earlier season conditions....Full review
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Current Conditions: Nakiska Ski Area

Latest Snowfall

24 HR

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48 HR

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72 HR

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Current Weather

Mar 6

32°F

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