News and Events

Mt Hutt ‘all systems go’ for 40th season opening (13-Jun-13)
Immaculately groomed slopes and a genuinely warm welcome await avid skiers and snowboarders.....

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area first to open in Australasia (10-Jun-13)
Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area today (June 8) celebrated in style as the first Australasian ski field to open for winter....

Coronet Peak first ski area in Australasia to open on Saturday (05-Jun-13)
Queenstown is officially open for winter as the 2013 season kicks off at Coronet Peak on Saturday (June 8).

Ski Areas Go Out With A Bang! (27-Sep-12)
Season extension and half price passes

Beats, Bumps, Bottles and Shutters (24-Feb-11)

RED Mountain is primed for the second half of the season

ROSSLAND, B.C. – RED has been graced with over 4.5 meters of snowfall this season, or over 175 inches!  With a terrific December and January, RED has got it’s ‘second wind’ getting ready for the final half of an exciting season. 


Having a NEW day lodge that features a brand new Rafters bar, a larger sun deck, conference centre, general store among other notable changes, it has been an enjoyable stop for our visitors this busy season.  “With RED’s new slack country terrain, new facilities and exceptional snowfall this year, visitors that want a great place to ski or snowboard with  a great community vibe is starting to catch on”, noted Erik Kalacis – RED’s General Manager and VP of Sales and Marketing. 


For the last half of the season, RED will see a flurry of events going on:


February 25 – 28           FIS GMC Cup

March 4 – 6                   BCSA Snowboard Cross

March 10 – 12               Ski Cross Showdown presented by Sport Chek

March 12 - 20                Kokanee Spring Fest:

o    RedHead Randonee Race

o    Kokanee Kickoff Party in Rafters Bar with DJ Mike

o    Ski Cross OPEN (open to public)

o    RBC Riders BoarderCross

o    Photo Scavenger Hunt

o    Cruise the Blues

o    Poker Run

o    Cliff Dive

o    Kokanee Spring Fest Music with Shred Kelly

o    Retro Day and Mogul Mania

o    BC Freestyle’s “Try FreeStyle”

March 22-26                  The Gathering v.3.0 Presented by Salomon

o   Photo workshop with renowned ski photographer Marko Shapiro

o   A photographic and film journey inspiring the skier’s soul

March 27                       Slush Cup

April 2                           Dummy Downhill

April 3                           Deck Party and Final day of Season


Things are looking strong to the end of the season and there are a number of lodging options to make a person’s journey to RED Mountain and Rossland a little friendlier.  Spring break with the kids, or a girl’s weekend away, RED Mountain Resort Lodging has an offer that hard to refuse: affordable luxury condos and lift ticket at $109/person/night (minimum 2 night stay and quad occupancy).  Kids 12 and under ski or ride for free.  Valid March 1 to April 3, 2011. 


The remainder of the season will hit skiers’ and boarders’ sweet spot as the fun is only getting better. 


For more information on events, specials and the latest snow conditions, check out or follow us at for the skiers and boarders ‘voice’ of the RED.

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