Skiing in Mount Washington Resort, Courtenay, British Columbia Canada

Skiable Area:
1000 ac/4.05 km²
Vertical Drop:
1657 ft (505 m)
Top Elevation:
5215 ft (1590 m)
Base Elevation:
3558 ft (1084 m)
Mount Washington Resort is located in the heart of Vancouver Island, near Courtenay. This place is ideal for those who are looking for a change. The spot offers to visitors the opportunity to escape and feel the adventure. So, be one of them and enjoy yourself in the most suitable place.

It is often said that if you visit this place, you give yourself the chance to feel what is called, best holidays. So, discover and explore this place, which covers all your needs. The best way to enjoy yourself during winter is by exercising one of the most popular activities, alpine skiing.

The resort offers a skiable area of 1000 ac/4.05 km², a vertical drop of 1657 ft (505 m), a top elevation of 5215 ft (1590 m) and a base elevation of 3558 ft (1084 m). Have fun on 50 trails, which are tailored for all levels of difficulty and you will never regret it. 25% of trails are designed for easy skiing, 40% for difficult, 20% for very difficult and for experts, 15% of trails are at their disposal.

Beginners will appreciate the ski school, which is available to teach them how to enjoy their favorite sport. The longest run is 13200 ft (4023 m) and the annual snowfall reaches at 348 in ( 884 cm ). The spot also provides 1 tubing lift, 1 handle tow, 1 double chair, 1 triple chair, 1 platter lift, 1 high speed quad and 1 high speed six with uphill lift capacity 11,000 people per hour.

As you can see, the resort operates based on your needs. That’s why we wholeheartedly recommend to visit this place.

How to Get to Destination

134 km, 83,1 miles, 1 hour 39 minutes.
Follow the BC_19 N.
BY CAR FROM Vancouver
215 km, 134 miles, 4 hours 21 minutes.
Follow the Horseshoe Bay , BC_Departure Bay, BC and BC 19 N.
Calgary International Airport,
786 km ( 488 miles )


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