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Hidden Valley ski slope

We are now closed for the 2020/21 Season. 

Thank you for a great winter!

Know before you go! For general guidance on COVID friendly recreation at ski hills check out Ski Canadas Ski Well, Be Well messaging.

Before you purchase a ticket we recommend you read and understand the waiver that is on the ticket, season pass, voucher or placed around the building and lifts. This transaction means you will be waiving certain rights andundertaking an assumption of risks. If you would like further information on potential risks, how to manage those and waiver please click here.

Hidden Valley is located in the Cypress Hills Provincial Park near Elkwater, Alberta Canada. Our facility offers a unique opportunity to experience winter activities in a friendly, professional environment.

We typically open from early December thru to the end of March. We can guarantee reasonable rates and reasonable lift lines.

Winter Time Fun is what Hidden Valley is all about! We promote the physical activity and you enjoy the fresh outdoors!

Please note our hours of operations for 2020/21 are Wednesday to Sunday 8:30am to 4:30pm (Lifts 9:30am to 4pm). We are open from 18th December to Jan 3rd inclusive. Closed 2pm on Dec 24th and all of 25th. February reading week we are open on the Monday and Tuesday in addtion to regular hours.

Currently all tickets are booked online, lesson by phone and rentals on the day in the rentals building. Cafe is open for take out food.

Hidden Valley allows "skinning" on the hill (non lift users on backcountry or splitboard equipment). You must sign in and out at the ticket office. Thank you!

 Our refund policy can be found here.

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  • Sun 06 Dec 2020 18:26

    COVID-19 update

    Due to COVID-19 there have been significant changes to policies and procedures but we are happy to be providing winter recreation in a safe... Read More
  • Fri 13 Jul 2018 09:09

    Summer Fun in Cypress Hills

    Summer is upon us, maybe it has been for while now :-) , but Elkwater is a hive of fun activities to get outdoors and enjoy the Souther alberta... Read More

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Hidden Valley Ski Resort
8304 Hwy 41, Elkwater, Cypress County, AB, 
Canada, T0J 1C0
Phone: 403-893-3961
Fax: 403-893-2163


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