DOWN HILL SKIING
BEAR MOUNTAIN - Dawson Creek
Hours of Operation
- Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12 noon– 6 pm
- Fridays from 6 – 10 pm
- Saturdays from 12 noon to 8 pm
- Sundays from 12 noon to 6 pm
Ski passes avaiable at Griffin Sports and the Ski Hill.
For more information please contact: Gord @ (250) 782-4988.
POWDER KING - Pine Pass Hwy 97 South
Situated in the Pine Pass approximately 210 km (131 miles) SW from Dawson Creek.
Hours of Operation:
- Thursday & Friday 9 am - 3 pm
- Saturday & Sunday 9 am - 3:30 pm
There is a shuttle bus from Grande Prairie and Dawson Creek on Saturdays and Sundays.
For information please visit the Powder King website or call 1-866-769-5464
BIG BAM - Taylor
Closed for the season.
WHISPERING PINES - Worlsey, Alberta
Regular Ski Hours: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm.
For more information please visit the Whispering Pines website or call 1-866-685-2594.
CROSS COUNTRY SKIING
For more information or memberships please visit Bear Mountain Nordic Ski Association or contact: Pat at (250) 782-8796
For details on these long-distance creek-skis feel free to contact Charles (250) 242 3984 or Kevin (250) 242 4860.
FORT ST. JOHN
Whiskey Jack Nordic Ski Club maintains cross country ski trails at Beatton Provincial Park and the Links Golf Course. Trails are groomed for classic and skate skiing.
Safe backcountry travel requires training and experience. You control your own risk by choosing where, when and how you travel. Please be aware of the risk of avalanche for all mountain areas. Carry Peeps, Probes and Shovels at ALL times if you are heading out into the backcountry. Please pack out everything you take in.
IMPORTANT!!! Avalanche conditions for the Northern Rockies area can be found at CanadianAvalancheCenter and it is strongly suggested that you visit the site. There is ALWAYS a high risk of AVALANCHES in the mountains.
The Paradise Valley Snowmobile Cub out of Dawson Creek issues reports frequently during the season.
The Fort St John, Charlie Lake & Taylor
- Fort Nelson
Chetwynd (Hasler & Silver Sands) Area
Take the time to check your Peeps and change your batteries.
Always remember to use the buddy system when out riding. Never Ride Alone. Keep in mind that slides can happen at any time and there is ALWAYS a high avalanche risk in the mountains.
Think Safety! Your Life Depends On It!
Prepared by: Tourism Dawson Creek,Visitor
(250) 782-9595 or toll free 1-866-645-3022
Disclaimer: This report is anecdotal and provided for information purposes only. You are reminded that winter conditions can change quickly and are advised to visit the websites and make individual inquiries as part of your trip planning.