Quick Facts

Winter Facts

  • Annual snowfall: Up to 35 feet (ten meters)
  • Opening day 2016-17 Season: November 3, 2016 
  • Last day 2016-17 Season: May 22, 2017
  • Mid-June (weather permitting)
  • Shuttle service: Available hourly during season
  • Hiking: Sunshine Meadows No.1 day hike in Canada

Mountain Facts

  • Vertical rise: 3,514 feet (1,070 meters)
  • Base elevation: 5,440 feet (1,658 meters)
  • Top elevation: 8,954 feet (2,730 meters)
  • Mountain faces: Lookout, Standish and Goat's Eye
  • Snowmaking: 4 guns (start of season)

Lift fleet

  • Number of lifts: 12
  • Gondola: High-speed 8 passenger
  • Strawberry Express: High-speed quad
  • Goat's Eye: High-speed quad
  • Mount Standish: High-speed quad
  • Continental Divide: High-speed quad
  • Wolverine: High-speed quad
  • Angel: High-speed quad
  • WaWa: Quad
  • Jack Rabbit: Quad
  • Teepee Town LX: Heated High-speed quad with bubble covers
  • Magic carpets: 2 (in learning area)


  • Skiable Area: 3,358
  • Number of runs: 115 named runs, plus gladed areas & offshoots
  • Longest runs: 5 miles (8km)
  • Beginner terrain: 20%
  • Intermediate terrain: 55%
  • Expert terrain: 25%

Terrain Park

  • Acres: More than 15 acres
  • Opening date: Typically, mid-December
  • Sponsors: Rockstar


Alpine Canada

Sunshine Village supports the development of current and future Olympic, World Cup and world championship athletes through programming and events aimed at producing the best alpine, para-alpine and ski cross athletes in the world. We hope that you will consider support of Alpine Canada, and your important support will assist Alpine Canada athletes, by making it possible for each of them to achieve their goal of being the best athlete in the world! Sunshine Village and Alpine Canada are committed to getting Canadian youth active and healthy in winter! Your support of Alpine Canada will assist in getting more kids involved in Skiing programs this winter.  Thank you for your support of alpine, para-alpine and ski cross in Canada.

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