**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.
A hidden gem, that’s the phrase often used to describe Kimberley – a ‘hidden gem’ in the Canadian Rockies. It’s one of those ski resorts that is slightly lesser known to the world, however anyone who visits is almost guaranteed to fall in love. Even if you are a frequent visitor to Kimberley, there’s a
Come show you skills at the Mountain Rail Jam presented by The Choice This event takes place at the bottom of the quad and is open to skiers and boarders ages 12 plus. Register in the plaza at 4pm Cost: $10 Practice Runs: 4-6pm Competition Starts: 6pm Music from Mr. Diggler Fire Spinners, Outside BBQ and
It’s not just about skiing, it’s about the experience. Morning was a bad time to write this…. As I’m reliving my trip to Kimberley and reviewing pictures, I’m realizing morning was a bad time to write this. Recently, I spent time in Kimberley in what we refer to as ‘the off season’, meaning we’re a
Calling all College Students! $ 10 Friday Nights (dates below) at KAR. Lifts $10, burger & beer $10, ski and board rentals $10 Board / Eat / Drink / Dance / Enjoy! With an APRES SKI & BOARD PARTY with LIVE MUSIC at the Stemwinder Bar & Grill Event dates: -Friday January 29th will feature Mr. Roper
Fly & ski in one day! With the new Integra Air service from Calgary International Airport (YYC) to the Canadian Rockies International Airport (YXC) 6 times each week starting this month! Get more information, the schedule or book your flight from the Integra Air website. Want us to do all the work for you? Give one of our
KIMBERLEY ALPINE RESORT CELEBRATES OUR COMMUNITY WITH FREE SKIING/RIDING COMMUNITY DAY IS Sunday, January 10th Kimberley, BC – Continuing with the tradition of thanking our community, the resort will offer a FREE day of skiing/riding to locals on Sunday, January, 10, 2016. Burgers will be available for $2.00 supporting the East Kootenay Adaptive Snow Sports
Kokanee presents Thursday Night “Rec Rut Runners” – Race Series What is Rec Rut Runners: A challenging, yet entertaining, fun and social introduction to running gates. Whether you have race experience or not, “Rec Rut Runners” is all about friends, fun and ski improvement in the gates. When: Starts January 7th for 6 weeks. Add
Boulder Hut Adventures has teamed up with Kimberley Alpine Resort to offer a unique resort/backcountry package for their mutual guests! Boulder Hut Adventures operates one of BC’s first privately held backcountry ski lodges and was named by Unofficial Networks as one of the top ten backcountry ski destinations in North America. Boulder Hut Guests will