Marmot Basin

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Marmot basin
Jack Lee
SnowPak Local Insider
Jack Lee
SnowPak review
4.4
Customer reviews
4.1

Overall

4.4
Marmot Basin is one of the top resorts in Alberta. With 86 runs spanning 1,675 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

17/18 Historical Snowfall

Marmot Basin vs
Marmot BasinLake Louise
beginner30 %25 %
intermediate30 %45 %
advanced20 %19 %
expert20 %11 %
total runs86 145
ski area1,675ac 4,200ac
summit elevation8,569ft 8,651ft
total lifts7 10
child lift ticket$34 CAD ($27 USD) $39 CAD ($31 USD)
adult lift ticket$95 CAD ($75 USD) $104 CAD ($82 USD)

Marmot Basin Reviews

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

Beginners

How well the resort caters for intermediate skiers / boarders?

Intermediates

How well the resort caters for advanced skiers / boarders

Advanced

How accessible and convenient it is to get to this resort from a major destination

Accessibility

Quality of the off-piste terrain

Side/Backcountry

Overall value for money of the resort

Value for money

Quality of lifts, lift speed and lift layout in the resort

Lifts

Quantity and quality of the snow

Snow

How uncrowded is the resort

Uncrowded

Après ski and dining options

Town

Services and facilities e.g. child care, tubing, health care, equipment hire

Facilities

How family friendly is this resort?

Family Friendliness
BLBen L.
intermediate snowboarder
Very Good!

4.1 / 5

Nov 21, 2017
Great place to ski the Rockies without the crowds. Really good bang for your buck. Not as many powder days as some resorts but when you do get them there's less of a crowd to contend with making them that much better. Closest big city is Edmonton at 4 hours away.... More
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