Vancouver Ski Hills are Open! Here’s What’s New for the 2019/2020 Season

Skiing at Whistler Blackcomb

Photo credit: Destination BC/Robin O’Neill

Vancouver is spoiled for choice when it comes to skiing and snowboarding. We have three local mountains on the North Shore, plus three more a short drive away to the north and east. With three of the ski resorts open already and the remaining three scheduled to open in the next week or two, we’re getting excited about hitting the slopes. Here’s what you can look forward to at each resort for the 2019/2020 season.

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Vancouver Ski Hills are Open! Here’s What’s New for the 2019/2020 Season

Amateur Snowboard and Ski Park Jams Held Bi-Weekly on Grouse Mountain

Grouse parks vancouver jam

“Trint Thomas with a classic nose blunt over the city.” | Image courtesy of Grouse Parks

This Friday, snowboarders and skiers who are fans of sliding down rails and spinning onto boxes are invited to Grouse Mountain for their bi-weekly Jam Over the City progression sessions. From 6:30pm until 8:30pm every other Friday, anyone and everyone is invited to take part in these fun bonding sessions that will push your skills to the next level.

If you’re not a snowboarder or skier, this is also a good time to check out some local shredders in their natural habitat, trying out new tricks and putting on a free show.

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Amateur Snowboard and Ski Park Jams Held Bi-Weekly on Grouse Mountain

Free Snowboarding and Skiing for Ladies Mondays at Mount Seymour

Shred for the Cure Vancouver 2014

Image courtesy of Mount Seymour | Evan Beer Photography

If the big dump of snow from last weekend didn’t get you excited to start waxing up your ski or snowboard equipment for the season, the upcoming Girls Ride Free night at Mount Seymour will.

Every Monday evening starting January 27 and running until March 31st (excluding Feb 10th), ladies can ride for free from 5pm to 1opm at Mount Seymour as a part of the Shred for the Cure in support of the BC Cancer Foundation.

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Free Snowboarding and Skiing for Ladies Mondays at Mount Seymour