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Marmot Basin Ski Area

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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No lines! We had the whole place to ourselves!

If you're looking for a mountain that isn't a over-marketed, family packed or party resort, Marmot... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Toronto, Canada
Awesome snow day

This hill is a GEM! It will appeal to all types of skiers and snowboarders. The way the mountain is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alberta, Canada
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Marmot Basin, located in Jasper National Park, Alberta provides unparalleled skiing and snowboarding for all ages and all abilities. Nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, Marmot Basin offers a family friendly, laid back, crowd free...more
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Marmot Basin Rd | (via Highways 93 & 93A ,19 km south of Jasper), Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
+1 780-852-3816
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If you're looking for a mountain that isn't a over-marketed, family packed or party resort, Marmot is your mountain! We were the 5th car in the parking lot. The prices were perfectly perfect! We bought an Escape card to get 50% of our 2 days...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank KellysEchoLife
Reviewed 3 days ago

This hill is a GEM! It will appeal to all types of skiers and snowboarders. The way the mountain is set up you can cruse, bumps and jumps in one run. The staff are friendly and knowledgeable of the hill. There are two lodges one...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank neilr107
Reviewed 1 week ago

I always love going to Marmot. There are so many different types and levels of runs that it's great for children, families, and very advanced skiers and boarders. It's rare that many lifts are closed, giving full access to the mountain. (Exception is the 2-person...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank gogokatie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm sure this place has been reviewed to death, but here's our input for a family with a 11 year old and 13 year old. Arriving as a newcomer needing rentals is chaotic, but handled very well with friendly, patient staff who always point you...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank paulmZ152ZO
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous snow conditions and some lovely skiing. Not a massive area but nevertheless very enjoyable. Great customer service in every respect with everyone we encountered being helpful, friendly and welcoming.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Lukajoreb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I went skiing last week! We were pleased to have purchased our tickets from costco so when we arrived we could avoid all the lines! We had so much fun skiing for two straight days! We enjoyed lunch there on one day...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Katrina S
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

As a beginner I really enjoyed the runs at Marmot. It was a great mountain to learn on. My partner went off and did some black diamond runs on his own. We both had a great time on the mountain. The chalet at mid mountain...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank jls547
Reviewed 17 October 2018

Several fabulous green runs for those who don't want to race down the mountain. The ski instructors and guides are great at introducing you to the mountain and keeping you at your own pace too. Don't skip out on lunch at one of the sit...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank WalkingOnTravels
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Marmot Basin is world class and should definitely be tried out if you're a fan of the ski hill. Great hill for beginners to the best riders. Great place!

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank bhakes
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

Recommend this ski hill to everyone. We all did lessons for a great price. The teacher we patient and helpful. The daycare for my youngest was included with his rental and both boys had lunch included with their lessons and rentals. Recommend to everyone.

Date of experience: March 2018
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7 February 2018|
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Response from calgaryflame | Reviewed this property |
No Cross Country at Marmot Basin but plenty around Jasper Park Lodge. Contact tourist information in Jasper for advise.
3 January 2017|
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Response from Erin R | Property representative |
Hi Rach, Yes, the restaurants and cafeteria's all offer gluten free options. I'd personally recommend the 'Super Bowl' in the lower cafeteria - quinoa, fresh vegetables and your choice of Chicken/Beef or Tofu!
29 December 2016|
Response from Erin R | Property representative |
Hi Angelo, Lifts run from 9am - 4pm, with the School House chair running until 4.30pm allowing guests to return to the parking lots. If you're getting rentals over the Holiday's or busy Saturday's, allow an hour. Any other... More