- The vertical drop from summit to base is 1903 ft. The average difference in altitude between base and summit of Ski Resorts in Canada is 1148 ft. Most runs are therefore relatively long. The highest point of the track is 4987 ft above sea level.
- Season starts on Nov 1 and ends on Apr 14 (164 days). Average season duration in Canada is 165 days.
- Average snow depth during the season (Nov 1 to Apr 14) is 93 " at summit elevation and 44 " at base elevation. Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average snow depth of 111 " at summit elevation and 55 " at the base.
- Powder King features 64 sunny days on average per season. The average for all ski Resorts in Canada is 62 sunny days. March is the sunniest month with an average of 22 sunny days. This makes the ski resort one of the 10 sunniest in British Columbia.
The Ski Resort
Powder King Ski resort is British Columbia’s number 1 winter vacation destination that offers something for every member of the family! 405 amazing ha of terrain offer a wide variety of gently groomed winding trails and challenging drops with Powder Kings famous powdery snow, here anybody can find his or her match. 3 Lifts will make sure the ascent to your trail of choice is fast and safe and if you want to take a break, Powder Kings Lodge is located at the base of the mountain, you have to be 19 to enter, for younger kids or families the restaurant is the best choice. It offers a cozy and relaxing atmosphere and you can watch what is happening on the hill while having a drink or a snack. The Lodge and Restaurant Hours usually are the same as the slopes are open. Powder King is a great place for a fun family outing or a winter sports vacation with friends or even great back country skiing in challenging terrain for experts and daredevils. Do not miss out on the fun!