Mt Norquay Ski Resort

 The Best Kept Secret of the Canadian Rockies

Mt Norquay  – a local favourite just 10 minutes from town


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

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Mountain Statistics

Tree Runs





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 LengthNovember – April
Hours of Operation9:00am – 4:00pm daily (winter only)
Night Skiing5:00pm – 9:00pm Fri nights – starting Dec 7
5:00pm – 9:00pm Fri & Sat from Jan 12 – Mar 16
Night Tubing5:00pm – 9:00pm Fri & Sat from Jan 12 – Mar 16
Opening DateNovember 9, 2018
Closing DateApril 22, 2019
Vertical Rise503 metres (1,650 feet)
Base Elevation1,630 metres (5,350 feet)
Peak Elevation2,133metres (6,998 feet)
Acreage190 acres
Average Snowfall300 cm (120 in)
Snowmaking85% of skiable terrain
Trails74 runs
Terrain20% Beginner
36% Intermediate
28% Advanced
16% Expert
Longest Run1.2 km (1 mile)
Cumulative Length of Runs16.4 km (10.2 miles)
Lifts1 High speed quad chairlift
2 Quad chairlifts
1 Double chairlift
2 Surface lifts
Lift Capacity7,000 people/hour
Ski SchoolGroup & Private Lessons available
DaycareAvailable for children from 19 months to6 years
Equipment RentalsSkiBig3 Adventure Hub and at the resort

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