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

Splish Splash. It's Spring Time At Kimberley (30-Mar-10)

Kimberley Alpine, Canada, March 30, 2010 - Kimberley Alpine Resort

Kimberley Alpine Resort will celebrate the arrival of spring with the annual Spring Splash Celebration taking place on Saturday April 3rd & Sunday April 4th. A favourite event for both visitors and locals, this year’s Spring Splash closes out the ski season at Kimberley Alpine Resort with great skiing and fun for all ages!

Festivities in the courtyard will feature BBQ, beer gardens, and live DJ's as well as the musical talents of Shane Philip and Billy Jive & The Funktastic 5.  Fun and funny activities include Saturday's Ultimate Spring Splash in the splash pond as well as Rapid Splash Tube Race & Splash Pond Tug of War.  On Sunday, it's a dummy-spectacular day with the traditional Dummy Downhill event and the innovative, Dummy Duct Tape Challenge.  Face painting for children both Saturday & Sunday.

Spring Splash at Kimberley Alpine Resort

Take the last turns of the season while you enjoy the fun atmosphere, the warmth of spring, and the soft, natural snow at Kimberley Alpine Resort!   Spring Splash Ski & Stay Package Specials from $93* per person/plus taxes/based on double occupancy.  Call 1-800-258-SNOW(7669) or book online at:
* Some Restrictions Apply

Kimberley Alpine Resort pass holders are reminded that they are able to ski at other RCR Resorts after season end (Sunday April 4, 2010), as part of the RCR Membership Benefits program. Both Fernie Alpine Resort and Nakiska Ski Resort close Sunday April 11 with bonus weekend openings on April 17 & 18th.

Spring Splash Event Schedule is as follows:

Saturday April 3, 2010

9:00am – 12:00pm
Splash Pool available for public use

10:00am – 12:00pm
Human Curling

10:00am – 12:00pm
Face Painting

10:30am – 12:30pm
Registration for Ultimate Spring Splash and Rapid Splash Tube Race

1:00pm - 2:00pm
Rapid Splash Tube Race

2:00pm – 3:30pm
Ultimate Spring Splash

3:30pm – 4:00pm
Splash Pond Tug of War

Ultimate Spring Splash Award Ceremony

11:00 – 6:00pm
Music by DJ Dirty Dee & DJ Trainwreck, and Shane Phillips

Sunday April 4, 2010

9:00am – 12:00pm
Face Painting

10:00am – 12:00pm
Human Curling

10:00am – 12:00pm
Registration for Ultimate Dummy Downhill

1:00pm – 1:30pm
Dummy Duct Tape Challenge

2:30pm – 3:00pm
Dummy Judging and Inspection

3:30pm – 4:00pm
Ultimate Dummy Downhill

5:00pm 2010
Ultimate Dummy Downhill Award Ceremony

12:00 – 7:00pm
Music by DJ Dirty Dee & DJ Trainwreck, and Billy Jive & The Funktastic 5.

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