Mt. Norquay Ski Resort

Mt. Norquay – the best kept secret of the Canadian Rockies

Since its opening in 1926, Mt. Norquay Ski Resort continues to be the locals’ gem. Famous for being the training ground of Olympic and World Cup athletes, and with excellent beginner terrain, everyone will love this small, family-friendly resort.

Just minutes from the Town of Banff, Mt. Norquay offers the only night skiing in Banff-Lake Louise, including a fully lit terrain park, and expert snowmaking on 85% of the terrain. Family-friendly Mt. Norquay offers outstanding conditions for beginner, intermediate and advanced skiers and riders. This is the best-kept secret in the Canadian Rockies!

Where to Find Us

Mountain Statistics

190 Acres

74 runs

1,650 feet vertical

1 High speed quad chairlift

2 Quad chairlifts

1 Double chairlift

2 Surface lifts

Beginner Runs
Intermediate Runs
Advanced Runs
Expert Runs
Mt. Norquay Statistics
Season Length November – April
Hours of Operation 9:00am – 4:00pm daily (winter only)
Night Skiing 5:00pm – 10:00pm Fridays & Saturdays from January through February
Opening Date Early November 2016
Closing Date Late April, 2017
Vertical Rise 503 metres (1,650 feet)
Base Elevation 1,630 metres (5,350 feet)
Peak Elevation 2,133 metres (7,000 feet)
Acreage 190 acres
Average Snowfall 300 cm (120 in)
Snowmaking 85% of skiable terrain
Trails 74 runs
Terrain 20% Beginner
36% Intermediate
28% Advanced
16% Expert
Longest Run 1,167 metres (3,828 feet)
Cumulative Length of Runs 16.4 km (10.2 miles)
Lifts 1 High speed quad chairlift
2 Quad chairlifts
1 Double chairlift
2 Surface lifts
Lift Capacity 7,000 people/hour
Ski School Group & Private Lessons available
Racing Yes
Daycare Available for children from 19 months to6 years
Equipment Rentals Banff Ski Hub and at the resort

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