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Last Week to Save on Winter Season Passes & Ski School Lessons

Our winter Early Bird season pass sale ends on Saturday, June 25th, order your season pass or multi week ski school lesson online through the RCR Webstore before the deadline for the best savings of next season. Don’t forget about those lessons!  Get the kids in multi week programs – view and buy ski school

Thank you for a great season!

The staff and management at Nakiska Ski Area would like to thank you, our gusts and visitors, for a great ski season – we can’t wait to see you again in the fall! Photo by Liam Glass  

Ladies Days

Treat yourself to a day at Nakiska Ski Area!  Our Ladies Days include transportation to Nakiska and back from Calgary, your lift pass and guided instruction and a gourmet lunch at the Finish Line Lounge!  The whole package is just $139.99 (or $104.99 with a season pass).  Next event is coming up on Wednesday, other dates

Alberta Family Weekend at Nakiska

We still have great snow coverage and mild temps in the forecast this weekend!  Take a trip out to Nakiska for Alberta Family weekend.  Olympic Chair and the Tube Park will be open tomorrow through Monday and don’t forget to check out our Valentines Day Tube & Dine and ‘Colour of Love’ sale in the retail

Spend Valentine’s Day at Nakiska

Love is in the air at Nakiska!  So this Valentine’s Day treat your sweetie to a day in the mountains, we have a Tube & Dine special, where you’ll get to try out our Tube Park then enjoy an appy and drink in the Finish Line Lounge.  Before heading home, check out the sale in

Black and Blue: Riding the Nakiska Highways

STORY AND PHOTOS BY : Marc Lepage Welcome to the Carving Capital of Canada!  The once famous runs of the Olympic downhill events in 1988, has since evolved into a true skier’s paradise.  With two near-perfect mountain ridges, Nakiska Ski Resort offers some of the most meticulously groomed, and indulgingly wide, trails I’ve seen.  From

Watch the World Compete at Nakiska on Saturday

This Saturday is the Audi FIS Ski Cross World Cup at Nakiska Ski Area!  Come out and watch as the racers cross the finish line in the base area and cheer on Canada!  Can’t make it out?  You can watch it live in the Alpine Canada Website!  Find out what areas will be effected by the

In Support of Ski School – Quality Training and FUN!

I’ve tried to teach my child a number of sports on my own and it’s usually ended with tears, frustration, and a severe dislike for the activity on a few occasions. Even when I’ve been moderately successful in teaching the “basics,” I’ve always chosen to call for outside help to reinforce proper technique, build skills,

10 Reasons Why You Need a Nakiska Season’s Pass (or RCR Rockies Card)

Words & photos by Karen Ung Ski season has started and it’s not too late to get a Nakiska Season’s Pass! Why Nakiska? The best hill is the one you go to! Since my first visit in ’99, I’ve made lots of turns at Nakiska, and return each year to the promise of great skiing

National Ski Day – $15 Lift Ticket in January

Partnering with Sport Chek and  Alpine Canada – we’re once again proud to participate in the National Ski Day presented by CIBC.  The annual event was started as an incentive to introduce people and promote to sport of skiing/riding to people who many not have yet had the opportunity to try it.  Through a $15

RCR Rockies Discount Cards – On Sale Now!

The RCR Rockies Card The Best Deal in the Rockies It’s simple – buy the card at a low cost and save all ski season long!  Purchase a discount card online, by calling 1-800-258-7669 or through one of the retailers listed below – don’t forget to purchase yours before they go off sale on December 26th!

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ONE Week Left to Save on your Ski Vacation

There’s just one week left to save up to 35% on your ski vacation this winter season!  Book one of our packages online, chat online with a reservation agent (during business hours) or give us a call at 1-800-258-7669 to book your vacation over the phone with one of our vacation specialists.   Don’t miss

Nakiska is now operating 7 days a week with Top to Bottom skiing.

Nakiska is now operating 7 days a week with Top to Bottom skiing. Nakiska Opening Schedule: Regular 7 day a week operations begin today Friday, December 4 For more information see our schedule page. Photos from November 18th. For the latest snow conditions visit our Snow Report.

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NEW Nakiska App – coming this season!

Imagine this; you wake up from your slumber early, really early.  And you’re not getting back to sleep.  What do you do?  What do most of us do?  Grab our smart phones.  Now, when you grab your phone you’ll have the ability to get the most up to date information for snow conditions, weather reports,

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Ski & snowboard season in Canada has begun!

Skiing and Snowboarding season kicked off yesterday and was an amazing day on the slopes! Check out some of social media posts from our guests enjoying their first Nakiska turns of the season;   Big news for this upcoming Saturday we’re going to have the largest family friendly learning area open, Kids’ World, at Nakiska – we’ll

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October Mappy Hour Event Review

Some liken it to the night before Christmas. There’s that sense of anticipation in the air – will it be better than last year? What are you wishing for? What surprises are in store? Who will you share it with? But it’s not really Christmas, it’s the weeks before the onset of ski season, when

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One year, while his friends were busy getting jobs and settling down, a young ‘Powder’ Matt Mosteller spent 63 days living in his car so he could ski every day. Now, 20 years later, Powder Matt has settled down a bit, but he’s still seeking outdoor adventure and his stories can be seen regularly in the Calgary Herald, Vancouver Sun, Explore Magazine and many others. His first book, described by The Calgary Herald as “a handbook for living life to the fullest,” The Adventurer’s Guide to Living a Happy Life offers 63 daily meditations to help you broaden your horizons and achieve the ‘goosebump’ moments in life (sleeping in the car is optional). Powder Matt is a crusader, constantly trying to find ways to fight childhood obesity, and getting people ‘outside’. Follow Powder Matt and his adventures through life on his blog.