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Downhill Skiing at Whitewater Ski Resort

With an international reputation, Whitewater Ski Resort offers intermediate and expert terrain in an ideal environment for powder buffs. Skiers can take advantage of backcountry skiing conditions, with the perk of riding to the top in comfort. This ski resort is also the gateway to the region’s mythical backcountry. The café has a gourmet menu.

Skiing at Red Mountain Prestigious Ski Resort

Red offers very technical terrain with great snow conditions.

Downhill Skiing at Salmo ski Hill

Small locally owned ski hill that offers night skiing – very fun on a powder day!

Cat Skiing

A few cat skiing operations offer great opportunities to ski the deep powder in the backcountry.

Backcountry skiing

The Kootenay area is world renowed for backcountry skiing. Of course, anyone wanting to partake in back country skiing should have the apropriate knowledge and equipment.

Cross country skiing at Whitewater Ski Resort

This downhill resort also offers 13 cross-country trails that are well-groomed for both skating and classic skiing, totalling 15 km.

Cross country skiing at Nelson Nordic Ski Club

This centre offers 30 km of well-maintained trails for both skating and classic skiing. It is also open for night skiing. Very friendly atmosphere.

Snowshoeing at Whitewater Ski Resort

This downhill resort also offers snowshoeing trails.