Sunshine Village, Banff National Park

4.3
#2 of 23 in Winter Sports in Alberta
Sunshine Village sits high on the continental Divide in the heart of Banff National Park, just a 15 minute drive from the picturesque mountain town of Banff. Three sprawling mountains feature more than 3,300 acres of skiable terrain, ranging from gentle inviting beginner runs all the way up to the most extreme big mountain runs. With an altitude of 2,200 m (7,200 ft) at the village, Banff Sunshine receives over 9 m (30 ft) of soft, dry "champagne" snow in a season and boasts the longest non-glacial season in Canada. Banff Sunshine Village offers guests 12 lifts including nine super lift one of which being Canada’s only heated chairlift and a high speed 8 passenger gondola. Discover how to plan a Banff National Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
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  • I’ve been twice now to Sunshine Village but this second time, we joined the Snow Hosts and it was definitely the way to go! The Snow Hosts are volunteers who participate in the program offered by...  more »
  • Without a doubt the best mountain out of the three in the area (both by the views and the variety of runs for all types of skiers/boarders), awesome service in the place, good food in the apres ski...  more »
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