Golden is home to Kicking Horse Mountain Resort where you can experience world-class skiing in the winter and epic mountain biking in the summer.
During the winter months you can experience the ultimate ski vacation with ridiculously long downhill runs, and the option to heli-ski, Kicking Horse is a place where the stories are almost too tall to believe.
With the fourth-highest vertical drop in North America, the raw ruggedness of the mountain, amazing always-fresh powder, and the sheer beauty of our pristine scenery set Kicking Horse apart as one of the most exceptional ski resorts in British Columbia, hands down.
Below, you’ll find more stats and details about this amazing mountain and the facts that set Kicking Horse Mountain Resort apart.
- Vertical: 1,350m (4,314 feet)
- Over 24ft of average snowfall
- Skiable acreage: 3,486+
- Inbound Chutes: 85+
- Runs: 120+
- Bowls: 5