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Fortress Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Ski Canada - Alberta

Fortress Mountain Ski Resort Guide

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Fortress Mountain Ski Resort Guide

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Slope Stats

  • 2499m

  • 699m

  • 1800m

  • Acres of ski:3311
  • Pistes:47
  • Snowmaking:60%
  • Halfpipes:-
  • Terrain Parks:-
  • X-Country:160 km
  • beginner20%
  • intermediate40%
  • advanced40%

Fortress Mountain KPOW! Cat Skiing is open. Located only an hour from Calgary, this legendary mountain is blessed with 600-900cm (236"-354") of dry Rocky Mountain powder and 700m vertical (2300') of amazingly varied terrain. A maximum of 14 incredibly lucky skiers per day have the sprawling 3311 acre resort all to themselves. There are 7 mountain faces to enjoy and countless ways to explore them. KPOW! offers unlimited vertical, a gourmet lunch served at one of several Hollywood blockbuster filming locations, entertaining ski hosts, unlimited snacks and the most comfortable and roomy snowcat in the industry. This is an experience that simply cannot be matched at any other resort in the Canadian Rockies! To book your spot and check out deals for groups and multi-day passes, go to www.KPOW.ca!

Travel

  • Nearest Airport:Calgary
  • Nearest Train Station:Fortress Junction
  • Tourist Office Phone:+1-403-808-5972
  • Tourist Office Website:www.KPOW.ca and www.skifortress.com
  • Slopeside accommodation:-
  •   2
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Lifts

  • Season opens:1 Jan 2018
  • Season closes:24 May 2018
  • Lifts:2 snowcats
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Announcements & News from the Fortress Mountain ski resort manager

Information supplied 9 Jan 2018

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:2 Feb
  • Last Snowfall:31 January 2018
  • Snow Depth (upper):
    155
    cm
  • Snow Depth (lower):
    145
    cm
  • Piste:Closed
  • Off-piste:Powder

Today’s Weather (2150 m)view full snow forecast

AM
light snow
35 WSW35
-12 °CF-Level
400m
PM
light snow
15 W15
-11 °CF-Level
500m
night
light snow
10 W10
-13 °CF-Level
0m

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Visitor Reviews of Fortress Mountain

Churchill from Canada writes:

Re open Fortress! This place used to be one of the best hills in the country! Canada needs more ski hills with old lifts, friendly locals and deep pow than high-speed quads and Euros stomping on your skis! Canadian ski culture needs more resorts like Fortress!

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