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Kimberley Alpine Resort

301 North Star Boulevard, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 2Y5, Canada
+1 800-258-7669
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Great ski trip

Bargain when you buy a buy one get one free ticket from Costco. Loved the Mountain friends tour of... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
Jenile J
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Atlanta, Georgia
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Solid Local Mountain

I have now skied all 13 major resorts in BC, plus a number in the USA and Europe. So I have a few... read more

Reviewed 13 March 2017
Peter F
,
Bowen Island, Canada
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Perfect Purcell powder, an abundance of sunny days and a laid back atmosphere come together to make Kimberley Alpine Resort the top pick for your next ski vacation! Whether you are going to learn to ski at 3 or 93, Kimberley Alpine Resort has a great instructor waiting to teach you. If you are already a seasoned ski veteran Kimberley features 80 runs on 1800 acres with ambitious terrain including the Black Forest glades where powder stashes last for weeks. With a huge variety of ski in/ski out accommodations, many condo style with kitchens and family fun activities including the skating rink, night skiing, events and apres activities for the kids or live music in the Stemwinder for the parents, Kimberley truly is the all-around winter playground you have been searching for.
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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“ski hill” (23 reviews)
“groomed runs” (7 reviews)
“great family” (11 reviews)
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301 North Star Boulevard, Kimberley, British Columbia V1A 2Y5, Canada
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Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Bargain when you buy a buy one get one free ticket from Costco. Loved the Mountain friends tour of the mountain. Local guides took us on Blue and green runs so that we got to know the runs. They also gave us a little history...More

Thank Jenile J
Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank for you visiting and taking the time to leave your review. We're glad you were able to find some great deals and took our mountain tour. Our local guides are some of our most invaluable assets to our resort. We hope you'll visit us...More

Reviewed 13 March 2017

I have now skied all 13 major resorts in BC, plus a number in the USA and Europe. So I have a few runs under the belt to make fairly unbiased comparisons. First off is to recognize Kimberley is not 'big league', but it has...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for visiting and leaving your honest and comprehensive review! We're glad you hear you've enjoyed your time at Kimberley and on the powder highway and hope you'll find the time to visit us again in the future.

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

White looking into which ski resort we were heading to we sought input from the locals from Invermere and Fairmont. We were politely dissuaded from the the groomed ice of Panorama or busy Banff. Two skiers independently told us Banff is too crowded and Panorama...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to leave your review! We're glad you enjoyed our 'hidden gem' of a resort and got to experience the perfect purcell powder we're known for. Hope to see you again in the future!

Reviewed 10 March 2017

The rental line-up was interminable, but after that everything got better. And that was related to the start of a university break-week or something. It also took quite a while at reception to go through all of the computer-work for our pre-ordered RCR cards. The...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review. We're glad you had a good time in Kimberley, we do understand that sometimes during our peak periods or when there are holidays are a little busier than usually and try to staff appropriately to...More

Reviewed 7 March 2017

I love the resort and the family atmosphere, but the amount of lifts and people is terrible. They say they have 5 lifts, but they really only have 3. You have to take the main lift constantly which is crowded. The other lifts are poorly...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your review, we understand your concerns and will certainly pass your comments along to our management team for them to review. Thank you and we do hope you'll take the time to visit us again.

Reviewed 6 March 2017

We had an excellent time skiing here. the terrain was great. There was a variety of runs and as a family we love to ski together , but our skill levels vary, and we were able to stay together for the most part as there...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for visiting and taking the time to leave your review, we're glad you enjoy Kimberley and hope to see you visit again!

Reviewed 27 February 2017

We visited Kimberley for the first time in February after having skied Fernie and Red. Overall the skiing is good and snow quality not bad but compared to the other hills in the area, Kimberley is for the true young family skiing crowd. The runs...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your comments, we're glad you enjoy our resort. Hope to see you again this season!

Reviewed 22 February 2017

There are quite a bit of logistic drawbacks that this resort has. After weighing / comparing it with Fernie and Sunshine Village I prefer the second ones. Here is why: 1) Kimberley has a SEVERE bottleneck situation at its base station. In other words, it...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 15 September 2017

Thank you for your comments and letting us know your concerns. We are always striving to improve the experience for our guests and look to valuable feedback like yours for suggestions. We will be sure to pass your comments and concerns to our management team...More

Reviewed 6 February 2017

We were lucky enough to visit and ski Kimberley Alpine Resort during a winter storm, which resulted in tons of fresh powder! We didn't have to wait in line for the chair lifts. There is a good variety of runs that would make every level/type...More

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Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Thank you for your comments, you definitely visited Kimberley at the right time! We'll be sure to pass your comments about proper signage onto our management team for further review. Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Nice hill. Well taken care of. Need to remove rocks from the run. The day ski lodge was nice but not able to see the skiers coming down the hill. I would recommend for anyone who likes to take their family skiing.

Thank Kari H
Cali S, Public Relations Manager at Kimberley Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2017

Thank you for your comments, we are always looking for ways to improve and will pass yours onto our outdoor operations management. Hope to see you again!

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If I spoke of Kimberely it would only be that I was asked a question about the resort or it's accommodations. If I made a mistake somewhere I apologize but I went through my posts & reviews and can't find what it is you're... More
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