Whitewater - Best Skiing in Canada for Powder Hounds
Whitewater - Best Skiing in Canada for Powder Hounds
Whitewater Ski Resort is located near Nelson BC
Whitewater Ski Resort is located near Nelson BC
Revelstoke BC - Great Ski Resort for Powder Hounds
Revelstoke BC - Great Ski Resort for Powder Hounds
Revelstoke Ski Resort Canada
Revelstoke Ski Resort Canada
Kicking Horse - best ski resort in Canada for expert terrain and for powder hounds
Kicking Horse - best ski resort in Canada for expert terrain and for powder hounds
Kicking Horse has some fantastic steep chutes
Kicking Horse has some fantastic steep chutes
Whistler - Overall Best Ski Resort in Canada
Whistler - Overall Best Ski Resort in Canada
The Whistler village has lots of shops, restaurants and bars
The Whistler village has lots of shops, restaurants and bars
Red Mountain is an impressive Canadian ski resort
Red Mountain is an impressive Canadian ski resort
Rossland near Red Mountain is my favourite Canada ski town
Rossland near Red Mountain is my favourite Canada ski town
Big White is one of the best Canada ski resorts overall
Big White is one of the best Canada ski resorts overall
Big White is incredibly family friendly
Big White is incredibly family friendly
Sunshine Village has superb terrain
Sunshine Village has superb terrain
Fernie Alpine Resort is located close to the town of Fernie
Fernie Alpine Resort is located close to the town of Fernie
Sun Peaks is the best Canadian ski resort for intermediates
Sun Peaks is the best Canadian ski resort for intermediates
Sun Peaks is the top Canada ski resort for families
Sun Peaks is the top Canada ski resort for families
Panorama is delightfully uncrowded
Panorama is delightfully uncrowded
Silver Star is a great family ski resort
Silver Star is a great family ski resort
If there was an award for views, Lake Louise would definitely win!
If there was an award for views, Lake Louise would definitely win!
Banff is a beautiful Canadian ski town
Banff is a beautiful Canadian ski town

Best Ski Resorts

Powderhounds Awards: Best Ski Resorts in Canada Where is the best skiing in Canada? The following awards are for Canada ski resorts that have been reviewed by Powderhounds.com. Here are some of our favourites:

Top Rated Canadian Resorts for Powder Hounds
Based on advanced/expert terrain + snow quality & quantity
+ lack of people riding off-piste
     

Other highly rated Canada ski resorts for powderhounds are Revelstoke, Sunshine Ski Resort, and Big White.

Best Ski Resorts in Canada - Overall
Based on multiple factors including infrastructure
& services, terrain, snow & cost
     

Other highly best overall rated resorts include Panorama, Whitewater Ski Resort & Revelstoke.

Other Awards for Best Skiing in Canada
Skiing and Snowboarding Best overall terrain:
Whistler Mountain, Sunshine 

Best beginner terrain:
Sun Peaks, Big White

Best intermediate terrain:
Sun Peaks, Big White

Best advanced on-piste terrain:
Revelstoke, Whistler, Kicking Horse

Best off-piste:
 
Whistler Blackcomb, Red Mountain

Best expert and extreme terrain:

Kicking Horse, Sunshine, Whistler

Best tree skiing:
Whitewater, Red Mountain

Best powder:
Whitewater

Best uncrowded slopes:

Kicking Horse, Panorama

Best family ski resorts/for kids:

Sun PeaksSilver Star, Big White

Best lift infrastructure:

Revelstoke, Whistler Ski Resort

Best terrain park:
Sunshine, Whistler Ski ResortPanorama

Nightlife Best après:
Whistler Ski Resort, Banff

Best nightlife:

Whistler, Banff

Best selection of restaurants:

Banff, Whistler

ShoppingBest snow equipment & clothing:
Whistler, Banff

Best souvenir shopping:

Banff

Value for MoneyBest value for money ski resort:
Revelstoke Mountain Resort

Best Canada ski resort for low cost:
Red Mountain, Whitewater Ski Resort

To see how the Canada ski resorts rate against each other see our Canadian ski resorts ratings

Best Skiing in Canada – Public Reviews These awards for the "best ski resorts in Canada" are based on public reviews on Powderhounds.com.

Best overall ski resort:  Sun Peaks, Whistler Blackcomb, Red Resort

Best Canada ski resort for powderhounds: WhitewaterKicking Horse, Red

Best snow:
  Fernie Ski Resort, Whitewater, Revelstoke

Most uncrowded: Red Mountain, Whitewater, Kicking Horse

Best lifts: Whistler Blackcomb, Sunshine Village, Lake Louise

Piste trails:  Sun Peaks, Whistler, Sunshine

Off-piste: Whitewater Ski ResortKicking Horse, Whistler

Child friendly: Sun PeaksBig White, Silver Star
 
Value for money:  Whitewater, Sun Peaks, Red Mountain

Nightlife: Whistler Blackcomb, Fernie, Sun Peaks

NB only Canada ski resorts with a minimum of 4 reviews were considered in the awards. Where there are equal scores, the resort with more reviews is selected as the best.
1 The best Canadian ski resort is based on an average of the other above factors.
2 The best Canada ski resort for powderhounds is the average of the scores for snow, uncrowded and off-piste.


Come and have your say on the best skiing in Canada by reviewing and rating a ski area. Navigate to the Canada ski resort you want to review and click on the "add review" link in the left-hand-column. Put your vote in!