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

RCR Resorts Earn Serious Kudos From Ski Canada Magazine! (18-Feb-09)

Calgary, AB – February 18, 2009 - Ski Canada magazine (Winter 2009) names Resorts

Ski Canada magazine (Winter 2009) names Resorts of the Canadian Rockies' ski resorts in a total of 13 "Best of Skiing in Canada" awards. We are proud of achieving these acknowledgments and to be named amongst top resorts across the country. The following is the long list of accolades received from Ski Canada magazine.

"Best of Skiing in Canada” - Ski Canada magazine (Winter 2009)

Fernie Alpine Resort

Cutest (and most effective) – Husky Dog Lift Tower
Best Extracurricular School Credits: Avalanche Awareness Campaign
Best Bug (mention): Notable glading due to the Spruce Beetle
Best Powder: Top 12 in Canada
Best Bars & Après Antics: Griz Bar
Best Place to Blow Up Stuff: Newly renovated Avalauncher Tower
Best Grooming: Top 10 Spas

Kimberley Alpine Resort

Best Choice
Best Wurst: Bavarian wieners & downtown theme
Best New Way of Selling Ice to the Eskimos: New direct air service on Delta to the Canadian Rockies International Airport
Best Grooming: Top 10 Spas


Best Way to Make Your Parents Proud:  Freedom Fridays


Best New Perma-Pipe
Best Grooming: Top 10 Spas


Top 5 Biggest Vertical (East)

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