Jumbo Glacier Ski Resort Snowboarding

The 24th most popular snowboarding destination in British Columbia.

Northwest of Cranbrook and west of Invermere in the Purcells, the Jumbo Glacier Ski Resort is a recently approved ski area development spread over 14,640 acres accessed by 23 lifts with a maximum vertical descent of 5,600 feet. There will also be 2,300 feet of vertical summer glacial snowboarding. The goal was to have the resort open for the Winter 2016/2017 season, but their environmental permit expired and they are working to get a new permit.

To reach the snowboarding at Jumbo Glacier Ski Resort from Invermere, there will be 22 mile access road that heads west from Invermere.

Overall, Jumbo Glacier Ski Resort is the 24th most popular snowboard & freeride destination of all 27 snowboarding resorts in British Columbia.


Local Contact(s):  BC Visitors (800) 435-5622; Canadian Tourism (800) 577-2266

Lift Tickets:  Jumbo Glacier Ski Resort Discounted Lift Tickets (Up To 80% Off)

Recommended Book:  "Snowboard Resort Guide 2016" from Chris Gill

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Moderate

Base Camp:  Invermere Best Western

Luxury Loding:  Panorama Springs Lodge; Elkhorn Cabin (888) 767-7799; Radium Hot Springs Resort

Breakfast Restaurant:  Cafe on 12th; Huckleberrys

Reference Source:  click here http://jumboglacierresort.com/

Date Published:  

Date Updated:  8/17/2016

ID:  23350