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Shames Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Shames Mountain Ski Resort Guide

Shames Mountain powder day! photo

Shames Mountain

Photo credit: Jennifer Gunyon

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Latest Snow Report

Issued: 20 Aug

  • Last Snowfall:
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  • Piste: -
  • Off-piste: -

Today’s Weather (930 m)

AM
clear
5 E5
12 °C F-Level
3000m
PM
partially cloudy
5 SSW5
16 °C F-Level
2950m
night
partially cloudy
5 NNE5
15 °C F-Level
2850m

Shames Mountain in Canada (BC) is a very small ski resort with just three ski lifts (1 chair lift, 2 surface lifts) but it does boast a very impressive 518 metres (1700 feet) of vertical descent. Shames Mountain has 130 acres of terrain over 18 trails. Shames Mountain is best suited for intermediate skiers and snowboarders but there is a also a lot of terrain for beginners and experts too. There are 16 kilometers (10 miles) of cross country ski trails at Shames Mountain. For snowboarders, there is a terrain park and a half pipe.

Resorts close to Shames Mountain include: Northern Escape Heli Skiing (14 km), Burnie Glacier Chalet (83 km), Hudson Bay Mountain (120 km), Skeena Heliskiing (143 km), Last Frontier Heliskiing - Ripley Creek (182 km),


Shames Mountain Location Maps

Shames Mountain Location Map

All Shames Mountain Resort Stats

Piste info

  • Trails (Pistes): 18
  • Beginner: 20%
  • Intermediate: 60%
  • Advanced: 20%
  • Cross-country: 16 km
  • Snowmaking: -
  • Acres of ski: 130
  • Terrain Parks: 1
  • Halfpipes: 1

Social

  • Restaurants: -
  • Bars: -
  • Slopeside accommodation: -

Mountain info

  • Vertical Drop: 518 m

Lifts

  • Draglifts: 2
  • Chairlifts: 1
  • Gondolas / Cable Cars: -
  • Toplift: m

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Visitor Reviews of Shames Mountain


HillBilly from Canada writes:

You know that sign when you leave Alberta and enter B.C? It says British Columbia. The best place on earth. That sign needs to be mounted at the entrance of the Shames road.

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Surf Breaks
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surf forecast
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Resorts and Mountain Peaks Surrounding Shames Mountain

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Mountain Peaks
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mountain forecasts
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