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NAKISKA SKI AREA

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.

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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Nakiska’s Opening Schedule

There are few things that get skiers and snowboarders as excited as the thought of the first turns of the season!  See the regular operating schedule below for Nakiska skiing and riding. Information; Hours: 9am – 4pm Conditions:  Groomed runs in excellent shape with Top to Bottom Skiing and Boarding. A wide selection of perfectly groomed and natural terrain runs

Born Tu Be Wild

We got to try Nakiska’s brand new Tube Park while we were at the resort before Christmas.  First impression, I honestly thought it looked like a miniature toboggan hill.  It didn’t look like much and it wasn’t very big.  I’d never tried tubing at a resort before so I guess I had built it up

Nakiska Ski Area is where to go for guaranteed snow

Nakiska Ski Area is well known for a few things, including its super long ski season and often being the earliest resort in Canada to open as well as it’s immaculately groomed, wide, Olympic sized runs and also its snowmaking abilities. Nakiska is a public ski resort today, however, it owes its entire existence to

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At Nakiska, it’s all about location

Location, location, location. A mantra for real estate agents and brokers everywhere, but also a great (unofficial) slogan for Nakiska Ski Area as location is perhaps one of Nakiska’s greatest assets. Nakiska Ski Area is located in Kananaskis Country, Alberta – being a unique ski resort it’s not located in a stereotypical Canadian Ski town,

Mother Nature + Snowmaking = Ski Season

So far, Mother Nature is in a great mood (that’s what we think anyways).  She’s been recently bringing the snow to Nakiska and lowering the temperatures to allow us to increase production on our snowmaking! Our weekend opening date is scheduled for November 7th – stay tuned to our online events calendar and Facebook page

Our Trees are for Glades Movement

We like white on green here at Resorts of the Canadian Rockies; lots and lots of snow on our mountains and all over the trees on those mountains too.  Because if you’ve never come rocketing through the glades, ripping up and down the natural moguls with powder hitting you in your grinning face until you

Fall Season Pass Sale on Now

Our fall season pass sale is on now it’s your last chance to save on Season Passes & Ski School this season.  Call 1-800-258-7669 to purchase or order online, buy before October 17th to save!  

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Save on Skis – Buy Last Years Model!

Looking for a great deal on skis? We’ve still got some stock from last year that needs to go! Available are high performance skis from HEAD for carving, all mountain and powder including the Rev 90 Pro, the Supershape Titan, Supershape Magnum and Mya 8, available from Dynastar – the Outland 87 and Outland 80

Mappy Hour – New Calgary Event

New York City-based OutdoorFest is expanding their popular Mappy Hour program internationally to Calgary this October!  A Happy Hour night with a twist, it offers a chance to meet fellow skiers, backpackers, kayakers, climbers and adventure buddies and to plan adventure packed trips with a like-minded outdoor community.  Launching this new event series in New York

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Opening Date Announced!

Our tentative weekend opening date for the 2015/2016 season will be Saturday November 7th, with full opening tentatively on December 4th.  With a few snowstorms already having hit Kananaskis, hopefully it’s a foreshadow of a great winter! See who else is going on opening day – join our Facebook event.  See our online events calendar for

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POWDER MATT

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.

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