Come and explore Fortress Mountain with none of the waiting at lift lines! With annual snowfall between 8 and 11 meters there is a good chance there will be plenty of fresh snow!

There is no limit to the number of runs for the day!

When: Friday, January 30th
Where: Fortress Mountain Kananaskis Country
Time: 8:30am-5:00pm

Limo Service will be provided departing Canada Olympic Park at 7:00am! Come ride the fun bus with us!!

Questions or Concerns? Please contact Nina Connell at ;or 403-802-4481

For more information please visit the KPOW website.

Skill Level Needed

  • Strong/Intermediate Skiing Ability

What to bring:

  • Synthetic or wool socks
  • Long underwear top & bottom made of Thermax, Polypropalene etc.
  • Fleece jacket or vest Gore-tex or breathable water resistant jacket & pants Warm hat Fleece neck gaiter or balaclava
  • 1 or 2 pair gloves & glove liners
  • Goggles & Sunglasses
  • Camera or video camera in protective case
  • Small daypack
  • Sunblock, lip balm
  • Special medications

Directions from Calgary

Fortress is just one hour and fifteen minutes from the western edge of Calgary. 

  • Travel west on the Trans-Canada Highway (#1)
  • Take the Highway 40 exit at the Stoney Nakoda Casino
  • Travel 45 kms (note they are 18 km past the Nakiska exit).
  • At the Gas Plus station turn right onto the Fortress Mountain Access road.
  • Travel 400 meters and park