Ski Canada - Alberta

Marmot Basin Ski Resort Guide

Ski Canada - Alberta

Marmot Basin Ski Resort Guide

Marmot Basin Ski Resort Guide

November 23rd, Marmot Basin photo

Marmot Basin

Photo credit: Rob Gordon

Canadian Express Chair, Marmot Basin photo

Marmot Basin

Photo credit: W Picard

Tres Hombres, Marmot Basin photo

Marmot Basin

Photo credit: Erin Reade

28cm of new snow, Marmot Basin photo

Marmot Basin

Photo credit: Snow Forecast Admin

Slope Stats

  • 2612m

  • 914m

  • 1698m

  • Acres of ski:1720
  • Pistes:91
  • Snowmaking:25%
  • Halfpipes:0
  • Terrain Parks:2
  • X-Country:300 km
  • beginner30%
  • intermediate30%
  • advanced40%

Located in the rugged landscape of Jasper National Park in the Canadian Rocky Mountains, Marmot Basin is as unpretentious as it is pristine. Overlooking breathtaking mountain vistas, you will find the 1720 acres, 91 runs and 3,000 vertical feet of varied terrain that make up Marmot Basin; the highest base elevation of all Canadian ski areas. Marmot’s trails are split equally between easy, intermediate and advanced, making this an ideal destination for skiers and boarders of all abilities. There are 4 distinct areas of the mountain that are laid out in a very user friendly way, so going from steep alpine bowls to bumps to cruising through glades is just a chairlift or two away.


  • Nearest Airport:Edmonton
  • Nearest Train Station:Jasper
  • Tourist Office Phone:+17808523816
  • Tourist Office
  • Slopeside accommodation:-
  •   30
  •   6


  • Season opens:8 Nov 2019
  • Season closes:3 May 2020
  • Lifts:7 (inc chair lifts and surface lifts)
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Announcements & News from the Marmot Basin ski resort manager

Information supplied 9 Oct 2019

Latest Snow Reportview full snow report

  • Issued:14 Oct
  • Last Snowfall:14 October 2019
  • Snow Depth (upper):
  • Snow Depth (lower):
  • Piste:
  • Off-piste:-

Today’s Weather (2155 m)view full snow forecast

20 SSW20
1 °CF-Level
snow showers
30 SSW30
1 °CF-Level
snow showers
30 SW30
-1 °CF-Level

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Marmot Basin Location Maps

Marmot Basin Location Map

Visitor Reviews of Marmot Basin

George Coulter from Canada writes:

Opening day had a good portion of the mountain open with groomed runs from top to bottom.
Returned Dec 1st weekend to fantastic early season snow. Lots of opportunity to make tracks. About 8 inches new.
Hopefully, more snow is on the way! Great family ski hill.

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