Nakiska is nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rockies in the Kananaskis Provincial Park, 45 minutes west of Calgary, and south of Banff National Park. This is a family friendly ski resort with wide open, corduroy groomed trails. Nakiska was home to the 1988 Olympic Alpine events.
Region: Banff National Park
Closest Town: Kananaskis, Alberta
Mountain Statistics
Vertical Rise2555 ft
Base Elevation4851 ft
Summit Elevation7406 ft
Annual Snowfall98 inches
Number of Trails64
Skiable Acres1021
Longest Run2 miles / 3.2 km
Ski Trail Difficulty
Number of Lifts6
High Speed Six Chairs0
High Speed Quad Chairs3
Quad Chairs0
Triple Chairs0
Double Chairs1
Surface Lifts2
Lift Capacity8830 (skiers per hour)
Season Dates
Season 2020Opened 10/17/19
Season 2019Opened 11/09/18
Season 201811/04/17 to 04/29/18 (177 days)
Season 201711/20/16 to 04/30/17 (162 days)
Season 201611/12/15 to 04/18/16 (159 days)
Season 201511/15/14 to 04/25/15 (162 days)
Season 201411/03/13 to 05/03/14 (182 days)
Season 201311/03/12 to 04/26/13 (175 days)
Resort Features
Night Skiing
Cross Country Skiing
Cross country ski from Kananiska Village 5 minutes from the ski resort.
Snowshoe Trails
Snow Tubing
Terrain Park

Snow Report

Snow Reports and conditions for Nakiska.
Status: CLOSED
Season Started: 10/17/19

Lift Tickets

Pricing last updated 11/25/19
Regular $38 $71 $95 $76
Multi day discounts available

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Kids Program
Womens Program
Ski Lessons Available
Snowboard Lessons
Equipment Rentals

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