Top 5 Best Places for Snowboarding in Canada: Hello guys welcome again to another post. We all must have a desire to try Snowboarding and experience the white and cold snow. Snowboarding is an activity which is mostly seen in Olympic and Paralympic sport. It involves descending activity in which a slope is covered with snow. And Rider has to start riding from the top of the slope. I think you should also try Snowboarding once in lifetime. Canada is the best place to do snowboarding. Canada consist many places where snowboarding is practiced and all places are worth trying but in this article I will be discussing about Top 5 best places for Snowboarding in Canada. I will highly recommend you to visit these places and take the amazing experience of snowboarding in the beautiful city.
1. Whistler Blackcomb
Whistler/Blackcomb is stretched over 3200 hectares of Amazing land. It provides more than 200 runs, 16 alpine bowls & 3 glaciers terrain. For kids there are lessons to learn for all levels and ages in addition there are programs for teen and Whistler Kids Snow School. If you are a non-skier you can do dog-sledding, snow cat tours.
Address: – 4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC V0N 1B4, Canada
2. Le Massif, Baie-Saint-Paul
This popular resort is the highest point which is a 770-meter vertical drop. Le Massif provides more then 40 runs in which the longest run is about 5 km long. There are also cool activities like rodelling on the 7.5 km trail on Mont a Liguori. If you have kids with you there is a beginner packed which is offered by youth. You can even buy the equipments on rental basis for the entire day.
Address: – 1350 Rue Principal, Petite-Rivi¨¨re-Saint-Fransois, QC G0A 2L0, Canada
3. Banff Lake Louise
In Banff Lake Louise skiing is offered in three main resorts i.e. Sunshine Village, Lake Louise Mountain Resort and Mt. Norquay. In winter it becomes a 6,641 square km playground. Lake Louis itself offers 139 runs. You can also do winter trekking, tubing top the list and dog-sledding. There are many culinary and spa opportunities all over the Banff. Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel is best place for Afternoon tea to get warm up. Almost all area lodges provides kids’ activities and programs with snowshoe tours, tobogganing, bonfires, winter hiking and more.
Address:-224 Banff Ave, Banff AB T1L 1C3 Canada
4. Sun Peaks, near Kamloops
Sun Peaks is spread in 1,500 hectares and it stand 3rd largest in the country. This is good opportunity for seasoned skiers because of alpine and Nordic skiing. If you are a non-skier then you must hire a guided mountain tours for any 124 trials including a local sun guide. You can even hire Nancy Greene who is a Olympic ski champion. You can also do tubing, snowboarding, snowshoeing and snowmobiling. You can take your kids to aqua center programs, ski lessons. You can even enjoy special bungee jump trampoline.
Address:-1280 Alpine Road Sun Peaks BC V0E 5N0 Canada
5. Kicking Horse Resort Golden
It is the fourth highest vertical drop in North America with 1, 2 60 meters. Here you will find Wolf center, hot springs, a climbing gym, snowmobiling, tubing, orientation tours and many more. Take your gondola up to 2,410 meters above the sea level and enjoy a 360 degree view of the rocky, Selkirk and Purcell mountains. For kids individual or group skiing lessons are given.
Address: – 1500 Kicking horse tail, golden BC V0A 1H0 Canada.
Since Snowboarding is played in Olympics it has gained fame and desire by many to practice. So I hope you got sufficient information for your snowboarding journey to Canada. Visit one of the destinations and enjoy skiing. Thank you for visiting and do visit again. Thank you for visiting. Bye till then and see you in next post.