Ski Banff Springs
Ski in the legendary heart of the Canadian Rockies at Fairmont Banff Springs. You won’t want to pass up a chance to tackle some of the globe’s most epic mountain terrain. Here you’ll find three world-class ski resorts just a short drive away, so you can choose your favourite or ski and snowboard at all three.
Mount Norquay Ski Resort
Mount Norquay is located just minutes from downtown Banff and has been the local’s ski area since 1926. Mount Norquay allows skiers and snowboarders to pay by the hour and offers the only night-skiing in the Rockies every Friday and Saturday night. This family-friendly resort offers plenty of beginner, intermediate, and advanced runs for all ages. Check out their eight-lane tube park for a full day of family fun.
Sunshine Village Ski Resort
Sunshine Village is a vast bowl of deep snow with an average of 30 feet of powder from November to May, boasting the longest ski season in Canada. Throughout Sunshine’s history, all development has been carefully designed to harmonize with the natural beauty of the Rockies and Banff National Park. Visit the original 1928 ski cabin known as Old Sunshine Lodge.
Lake Louise Ski Resort
Lake Louise is renowned as one of the best ski resorts in Canada. Hosting the World Cup of Skiing every November, ski enthusiasts gather from all corners of the globe to experience these legendary slopes. Lake Louise Ski Resort is spread across four mountain faces and is one of the largest ski areas in North America. This alpine terrain offers a variety of runs for all skill levels.
Three Iconic Resorts, One Pass
Enjoy the famous “champagne powder” of three iconic ski resorts located a short drive from Fairmont Banff Springs. Buy a SkiBig3 pass to get discounts on access to Mount Norquay, Sunshine Village & Ski Area, and Lake Louise Ski Resort. Or ski all three breathtaking resorts with SkiBig3 tri-area lift tickets.
Ski Gear Rentals
Chateau Mountain Sports is an independent outdoor retailer located in Fairmont Banff Springs. The store showcases the best brand names in winter, plus summer essentials. The focus is on quality products and individualized customer service. Rent equipment at the Winter Equipment Rental shop located in our Conference Centre.
Explore Banff National Park during its most magical time of year. Explore the frosty white landscape then curl up in the Castle by the cozy fire with a good book and a great glass of wine.
Our ski valet is at your service. Whether you’re travelling with your own equipment or need to store your rentals, we are pleased to offer private ski equipment storage. Find the ski valet near the hotel’s main entrance.