The trail running event of the summer is returning to Kimberley, B.C this summer on August 20th & 21st. The Black Spur Ultra is a ‘pure, tough’ mountain running event that is wrought from the winding single track that trail runners dream about (no pavement – just rugged terrain and big climbs)! Trickle Creek Lodge
Summer might be the best time to get outdoors and enjoy what the mountains have to offer in our amazing backyard in Canada. In recent years, ski resorts in British Columbia have made a series of additions, upgrades and updates to have family friendly activities for adults and the little’s as well as keeping the
1) Lost Boys Lookout at Fernie Alpine Resort How to get there: Ride the Timber Chair to the top and walk a short distance past Lost Boys Café over to the Lost Boys Lookout What you’ll see: Amazing landscapes of the surrounding peaks of the mountains and of the town of Fernie below. 2) Eagle’s
Join us for another Mountaintop Kidz Festival on June 26th, 2016! Ride the chairlift to the mountaintop to find a kids wonderland of fun including bouncy castles, scavenger hunts and live music! Plus facepainting, crafts, mountaintop BBQ and petting zoo! Tickets will be available starting June 10th from Trickle Creek Lodge. Check out photos from
According to some of our staff, the best thing about spring in Kimberley is… Sue Raymond is 1st year Ski Host at Kimberley Alpine Resort, she’s lived in Kimberley for 10 years and owns Stonefire Pizzeria in the Platzl and is also a Kimberley Alpine Resort Event Volunteer Extraordinaire! We asked Sue about her favourite part of
**You can NOW Register and Pay at Guest Services or call 250.427.4881** You can also fill out the RCR Event Waiver online. Please click on the following link: https://rcrstore.skircr.com/product/event-online-release-agreement/ (You will then receive an invitation via email which will prompt you to fill out the RCR Event Waiver.) Downhill Ski or Board (2km) Cross Country Ski
Schedule of Events Saturday, April 2nd 9am Splash event information and REGISTRATION tents opens in plaza *Please note – Registration is on the day of the event on a first come first serve basis. 11am BBQ and beer gardens open, photo booth, plaza games, free facepainting and more! 12pm Live music by Mile High Club
**Ski Mo Update** Rules: 1. Competitors must descend on skis or board through the gated course to the finish at base. 2. If using snowshoes, competitors must carry their own equipment and ski or board to finish. 3. Since the awards ceremonies will be held at 3 pm in the plaza, competitors must be able
What a sweet first day at the Jeep Junior Freeski presented by Smith Optics & Rossignol at Kimberley Alpine Resort. 100 participants rocked sunny Geneva today. Goggle tans gone wild!!! Click on the following link to view Saturday’s results: Results Saturday 27th Feb IFSA Final Results for Sunday 28th Feb Click on the following link to view Sunday’s
Words by Cali Sammel Photos by Tourism Kimberley, The Real Mckenzie Photography and Mike Reece. The ski (and tourism) industry are run by numbers and stats – i.e how many runs the mountain offers, how many centimeters or feet of snowfall received, how many other things can I do while visiting? Well, here are some interesting Kimberley
Don’t be one of those skiers or snowboarders who decide to store their gear in the garage by the time the first tiny flower begins to bloom in early March. Indeed, there’s a rather cruel irony to spring skiing. Days are longer. Snow is softer. Vacation packages are cheaper. And you’ll come back to the
City of Kimberley receives $4.5M federal Gas Tax Fund contribution for reconstruction of Gerry Sorensen Way KIMBERLEY, B.C. – The City of Kimberley is pleased to announce that it will receive the lesser of $4.5M or 100% of the costs for the Gerry Sorensen Way Reconstruction project under the Gas Tax Strategic Priorities Fund. With
IPCAS Speed Event and Masters Race Series On February 16-20, Kimberley Alpine Resort in hosting the IPCAS/Masters Ski Race Series. This is a very unique combination, as we are combining the adaptive/disabled ski racers with 18-80 year old Masters Racers. The IPCAS will be training and competing in Downhill and Super G disciplines only.
Slopes For Hope Kimberley March 5, 2016 To register for this event please visit the Slopes for Hope Website 2 Everest Challenges What Will You Conquer? Slopes for Hope is a family-friendly winter enthusiast event designed by local residents in support of the Canadian Cancer Society. We are inviting snowboarders, Alpine & Nordic skiers and all
Kimberley Alpine Resort is pleased to offer 50% off a full day lift ticket to all BC Residents on Monday, February 8th for BC Family Day. Discount applies to a single full day lift ticket (valid February 8th only) and proof of BC residency is required.