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Red Resort on Red Mountain and Granite Mountain in south central British Columbia is renowned for its bountiful powder and varied terrain, a paradise for skiers and boarders alike. Choose from over 83 runs on two mountains that will take you down treed slopes, wide-open groomers, or steep, powder-filled bowls. With over 1200 acres, and 2900 vertical feet, there’s lots to explore.

Red Resort is host to downhill skiing and snowboarding in some awesome terrain, including a half pipe built on the mountain every winter. The terrain is also great for snowmobiling, and cross-country skiers and snowshoers have access to four adjacent peaks, none more than 1.5 hours away by way of skis and skins.

Red Mountain is located near the Canada/US border in south Central British Columbia, 28 miles (45 km) south of Castlegar, and just 3 miles (5 km) west of the historic gold mining town of Rossland, which combines rugged outdoor adventure with small town warmth and hospitality.

Red Resort is an easy 7-1/2 hour drive from Vancouver or Calgary. From Vancouver, follow Highway 3 east through Osoyoos, to Highway 3B East. From Calgary, follow the Trans-Canada Highway 1 to Highway 93 South (toward Cranbrook) and then Highway 3 west toward Trail and Rossland. From the United States, Red Mountain is located 125 miles (200 km) north of Spokane, Washington via Highway 395 through Colville, to Highway 25 through Northport.

Daily flights to Castlegar airport are available from Vancouver, Calgary, and Edmonton on Air B.C or Canadian Airlines. Airport shuttle and rental cars are available from the Castlegar airport. Major U.S. carriers terminate in Spokane, Washington.

Red Resorts, Inc.
PO Box 670
4300 Red Mountain Road
Rossland, BC
V0G 1Y0
Toll Free:
Snow Phone:
1-800-663-0105 or 250-362-5500
Lift Hours:
Weekday for Red Chair, Red Carpet, T-Bar: 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
Weekday for Motherlode Chair, Paradise Chair and Silverlode: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Weekend for all chairs: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm
Annual Snowfall:
7.6 m (25 ft)
Vertical Drop:
887 m (2,909 ft)
Base Elevation:
1,185m (3,888 ft)
Top Elevation:
2,072 m (6,800 ft) Red Mountain (Summit)
Skiable Acreage:
642 hectares (1,585 acres) – Red Mountain and Granite Mountain
Number of Trails:
83 plus
Novice: 10%
Intermediate: 45%
Advanced: 45%
Number of Lifts:
6: Red Chair, Red Carpet, Motherlode Chair, Paradise Chair, Silverlode Chair, and T-Bar.
Lift Capacity:
Night Skiing:
Red Mountain Resort enjoys a partnership with Blackjack Cross Country Club, across the highway and up the road from Red’s main entrance. The club is professionally groomed with the support of Big Red Cats and sports over 30km of trails ranging from beginner to expert.
Located on the T-Bar slope, Red Park includes 15 rails, funboxes and tabletop jumps with features suitable for all ability levels.
Terrain Park:
Red Resort boasts the only terrain park in the West Kootenays! With new jumps, jibs, permanent skier / boarder-cross course, and park wide sound system, big change is in store for Red Park.
Resort Services:
Day lodge, ski school, ski & snowboard rentals, overnight repair, daycare centre, ski shop, restaurants & cafeterias, lockers.
Nearest Ski Area:
Phoenix Mountain Ski Resort, Salmo Ski Hill
Nearest Towns:
Rossland, Trail, Castlegar, Fruitvale, Salmo
More Information:
Skiing & Winter Activities in the Kootenays
Skiing & Winter Activities in the BC Rockies

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