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ith its 620-foot vertical, and just 30 minutes west of Calgary, Wintergreen is a classic locals’ ski hill. Its 10 runs make it the perfect “starter” area, and regulars move on quickly to the bigger mountains. Wintergreen is becoming widely known for being a top-notch golf resort in the summer, and it boasts one of the most challenging courses in Alberta.
Vital Stats Skiable acres: 80; number of lifts: 4; vertical rise: 620 feet; average annual snowfall: 120 inches; lift ticket price: $10.50.
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