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Fortress Mountain Resort Guide

The Fortress Mountain resort guide summary is: The Fortress Mountain ski resort guide provides detailed resort and piste data to help plan your trip. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 699m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 47 trail at Fortress Mountain.



Fortress Mountain Resort Guide

The Fortress Mountain resort guide summary is: The Fortress Mountain ski resort guide provides detailed resort and piste data to help plan your trip. Find location, trail maps and piste maps covering the mountains 699m of vertical range and surrounding area. There are 47 trail at Fortress Mountain.

Vertical:

Top: 2499m
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699m
Bot: 1800m

Best for:

Advanced level skier
Intermediate/
Advanced

Trails:

47
20%
40%
40%

Hectares of Ski:

1339
Snowmaking: 60%

Fortress Mountain Lifts:

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Visiting Fortress Mountain

Helpful resort information to assist planning your trip to Fortress Mountain.


Fortress Mountain Features

The terrain at Fortress Mountain includes:

  • Halfpipes
  • Terrain Parks
  • X-Country
    160.0 km
  • Ski Hire

What's it like at Fortress Mountain resort?

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!


Explore Fortress Mountain Location Map

Interactive Fortress Mountain trail map and piste map. View the piste and trails as well as the surrounding terrain and mountain contours for backcountry action. Find and compare nearby resorts by clicking on the resort markers.


When's the snowiest month to visit Fortress Mountain?

AprilAverage: 4.3 snow days per week
The snowiest week in Fortress Mountain is week 4 of April. There are typically 4.3 snowy days during this week with 23cm of snowfall. Check out the Fortress Mountain Snow History graphs below.


Visitor Reviews of Fortress Mountain

Overall: 3.3 Based on 2 votes and 10 reviews

  • Snowsure 5.0
  • Variety of pistes 5.0
  • Off-piste 5.0
  • Scenery 5.0
  • Apres-Ski 2.5
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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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