Purden Ski Village2019-01-15T14:25:30+00:00

Purden Ski Village is the largest ski mountain in central British Columbia, and provides some of the best skiing and snowboarding in the province.

Over 1,100 vertical feet of skiing on dry powder snow, treed runs and uncrowded slopes makes Purden Ski Village a paradise for skiers. The longest run (Lakeview) has over two km of fabulous terrain!

Purden Ski Village is located 38 miles (60 km) due east of Prince George on the Yellowhead Highway, and 91 miles (145 km) northwest of McBride. The mountain is a 4-km drive north of the highway.

Purden Ski Village
P.O Box 1239
Prince George, BC
V2L 4V3
Snow Phone:
Mid December to mid April
Lift Hours:
9:30 am to 3.30 pm (weather permitting)
Pre-Christmas: Saturday and Sunday only
Christmas to New Year: Every day except Christmas day
Post Christmas (approx Jan 15): Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and school holidays.
Annual Snowfall:
400 cm (13 ft)
Vertical Drop:
335m (1,100 ft)
Base Elevation:
975 m (3,200 ft)
Top Elevation:
1,311 m (4,300 ft) – Yellow Chair
1,280 m (4,200 ft) – Baker Creek
Skiable Acreage:
60 acres
Number of Trails:
25. The longest run (Lakeview) has over two miles of fabulous terrain!
Novice: 20%
Intermediate: 55%
Advanced: 25%
Number of Lifts:
3 – 2 Double Chairlifts, 1 T-Bar
Lift Capacity:
2,000 skiers per hour
Night Skiing:
Not available
Not available
Terrain Park:
Resort Services:
Day lodge, cafeteria, ski shop, rentals (skis, snowboards, parabolics, powders, snow blades, and high performances), ski school and lessons.
Nearest Ski Area:
Tabor Mountain Ski Resort
Nearest Towns:
Prince George, McBride
More Information:
Skiing & Winter Activities in Prince George & Northeast BC
Skiing & Winter Activities in Terrace, Smithers & Northwest BC