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Kicking Horse Mountain Resort

Surrounded by six national parks, Kicking Horse Mountain has one of the longest verticals in Canada. Tucked among some of the highest peaks of the Rockies, this resort is all about big mountain skiing.

More thrills? The surrounding heli-skiing terrain is almost limitless. With an impressive ski-in/ski-out village, Kicking Horse rocks après too. Enjoy fine dining and cosy pubs, plus tubing, skating and meeting the resident wolves at the nearby Wolf Centre. Savour Canada’s most elevated dining experience, the Eagle’s Eye Restaurant, with spectacular views from a lofty 2,347 m (7,700 ft).