Sunshine Village
Sunshine Village, only 10 minutes west of Banff, provides skiers and boarders with a 12-lift system featuring 9 super lifts, the most in the Canadian Rockies. The first ride takes you up five miles to the base area. High-speed quads allow a faster ride, higher capacity, greater height on the mountain, and improved access to the runs leading to the Continental Divide. Ski or ride in the provinces of Alberta and British Columbia on the same run. Sunshine Village celebrated their record breakingsnowfall in 2011/2012, over 34 feet of champagne powder falling throughout the season. Canada's highest elevated resort has guaranteed snow conditions from early November to late May, on over 3,300 acres of terrain.
Region: Banff National Park
Closest Town: Banff, Alberta
Mountain Statistics
Vertical Rise3510 ft
Base Elevation5446 ft
Summit Elevation8957 ft
Annual Snowfall360 inches
Number of Trails107
Skiable Acres3358
Longest Run3 miles / 4.8 km
Ski Trail Difficulty
Number of Lifts12
High Speed Six Chairs0
High Speed Quad Chairs6
Quad Chairs2
Triple Chairs0
Double Chairs1
Surface Lifts2
Lift Capacityn/a
Season Dates
Season 2020Opened 11/09/19
Season 2019Opened 11/09/18
Season 201811/08/17 to 05/21/18 (195 days)
Season 201711/03/16 to 05/26/17 (205 days)
Season 201611/14/15 to 05/12/16 (181 days)
Season 201511/16/14 to 05/18/15 (184 days)
Season 201411/25/13 to 05/12/14 (169 days)
Season 201311/09/12 to 05/16/13 (189 days)
Sunshine Resort Features
Night Skiing
Cross Country Skiing
Snowshoe Trails
Snow Tubing
Terrain Park

Snow Report

Snow Reports and conditions for Sunshine Village.
Status: CLOSED

Lift Tickets

Pricing last updated 11/25/19
Regular $49 $99 $127 $99
Ages 5 and under free.

Note: Pricing above is subject to change and is based on resort ticket window prices published on resorts website. Use for reference only.

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Banff is about 20km from the base of Sunshine

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Nearby Resorts

Mount Norquay43 mins
Lake Louise1 hour 5 mins

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