- ABOUT THE SPOT
Snowboarding in Marmot Basin, Jasper, Alberta Canada
If you visit this spot during winter season, it is strongly recommended to perform the most exciting activity, snowboarding.
Marmot Basin offers a skiable area of 6.8 km²(1680 ac), a base elevation of 1697 m (5568 ft) and a top elevation of 2612 m (8570 ft). Exercise your sport on 86 trails, which are tailored to cover all levels of ability. 30% of trails are designed for easy skiing, 30% for difficult skiing, 20% for very difficult and for ski lovers, 20% of trails are designed only for them. The longest run is 5.6 km (3.48 mi). The average snowfall reaches at 400 cm/season (157 in/year).
For beginners, a ski school is available to teach them how to practice their favorite sport with safety and fun. So, don’t hesitate to ask for help, if you need it. This place is famous for the longest high speed quad chairlift in the Canadian Rockies. On spot you also find 7 chairlifts and 1 magic carpet. Once you arrive on spot, you will realize that it is the best place for your ski activity.
Services like kids club of daily care and rental shops are available. After a thrilling day, you can continue having fun in one of the most impressive cafes, restaurants and accommodations that you easily find nearby.