2.4m Caribou (Reindeer) live in Canada.
In Canada a ski hat or beanie is called a touque.
77% of the world’s maple syrup is made in Quebec.
From the might of Whistler Blackcomb in the west to the picturesque Mont-Tremblant in the East, Canada has a vast array of ski resorts with no shortage of great snow, dramatic scenery, incredible terrain and quaint villages.
The bulk of the resorts are clustered in British Columbia. Beyond Whistler there’s some incredible skiing at Sun Peaks, Revelstoke, Silver Star, Big White, Kicking Horse, Fernie and Red Mountain, among others.
In Alberta, the picturesque town of Banff boasts two world-class resorts in Sunshine Village and Lake Louise as well as the family friendly Norquay – the scenery here’s on steroids with glaciers, steep mountains, valleys and lakes as far as the eye can see.
Canada Ski Resorts
Whistler Blackcomb is so big you'll need a week to ski it all! Two spectacular mountains with endless terrain, incredible facilities and a happening village.
Sun Peaks ski resort in British Columbia is a friendly resort with a charming ski-through village and wonderful skiing.
Silver Star Ski Resort in BC has a cute, unique ski village and a deceptively large, world-class ski area
Big White in British Columbia is a big, well-serviced resort that's fantastic for families.
Revelstoke is probably one of the newest resorts in the world, yet it already has a grand reputation thanks to its (seriously great) terrain and facilities.
Home to some of North America’s best expert terrain, Kicking Horse is still one of the best kept secrets in skiing.
Nestled in the Canadian Rockies, Lake Louise would have one of the most spectacular settings in North America – luckily it also has some great terrain!
With its hugely varied terrain and decent snowfalls, Sunshine Village ski resort has some of the best skiing in the Banff area.
Norquay is a small family ski hill, where skiers of all standards can have some fun for nearly half the price of the larger resorts.
Banff is a happening ski town situated in what would have to be one of the most scenic mountain locations in the world.