Holiday season is coming up fast and what better way to spend a day with the family then by being outside at Mount Evergreen. Conditions are looking good as snow is being made off of Skyline T-Bar. By early next week the whole resort will be fully open.
Dec 20 – Jan 4: 10am – 4pm
With the exception of:
Christmas Eve: 10am – 2pm
Christmas Day: Closed
New Year’s Eve: 10am – 3pm
If you’re still looking for some great gift ideas Mount Evergreen offers ‘gift certificates’ that can be redeemed for any product that we offer. Make the choice to be active this winter by experiencing something new, forgotten, or exciting. Skiing and snowboarding is closer then you think.
Posted in What's New on December 17th, 2014.
This weekend a special event is happening for the holiday season hosted by our own Canadian Ski Patrol and sponsored by RBC. Come support the community by donating some turkeys at Mount Evergreen and enjoy the day on the slopes.
Posted in What's New on December 8th, 2014.
Dec 13 & 14, 2014: “Opening Weekend.” Open from 10am – 4pm
Dec 13, 2014: “Turkey for a Ticket.” Bring in a turkey and receive one child and one adult lift ticket for that day free. Bring in two turkey’s and get a family of 4 lift tickets for that day free. A small chicken or ham will get you one ticket for that day free. This event is being hosted by our Canadian Ski Patrol. Turkey’s will be donated to Knox’s United Church Pantry and KACL Christmas dinner.
Dec 13, 2014: “Avalanche Swap Sale.” The Avalanche ski/snowboard swap sale is happing again this day only from 10am – 1pm. Last chance to get great deals on used winter equipment.
Dec 20 – Jan 4, 2015: “Christmas Break.” Mount Evergreen will be open everyday over the holiday season except the Dec 25, 2014. Hours of operation go from 10am – 4pm.
Dec 31, 2014: “Snowflake Shake.” Our annual Snowflake Shake will taking place again with an amazing dinner, games, sliding, fire and fireworks. Enough fun the whole family, and friends, can enjoy bringing in the new year.
Jan 9, 2015: “Ladies Night.”
Jan 10 & 11, 2015: “Freestyle Clinic.” This weekend a highly qualified freestyle skier is coming to hold a clinic
Jan 24, 2015: “Big Liebowski.”
Jan 18, 2015: “Two Towers Two T-Bars Relay Race.” This is a relay race that brings together alpine and nordic skiing. Race will combine both nordic trail, the use of both resorts T-Bars and downhill gates. This four person team will rely on two downhill racers and two cross country racers. Timed event and team with quickest time wins. All ages events. Mix teams encourage. $20/team entry.
Jan 25, 2015: “Fun Race.” This is a race that is open to anyone and everyone be it on ski’s or snowboard. It’s a fun where you can challenge friend, family, or your arch nemesis. Race course may include gates setup or skier/boarder cross.
Jan 30, 2015: “PD Day.” Chalet will be open at 9am and lifts at 10am – 4pm.
Feb 6, 2015: “Ladies Night.”
Feb 21, 2015: “Film Festival Gala.” Enter a video for your chance to win a Contour Roam 3 HD camera! Film must meet rules and requirements as follows: attend 2 hour creative video editing workshop (workshop date to be announced), 25% of film must be shot workshop weekend (must provide proof in video of dates), 50% of footage to be of Mount Evergreen, show 3 tips learned in workshop, and video must be minimum 3 minutes in length – no longer then 5 minutes. Film entrance fee: $5 with season pass; $10 for non season pass holders. Video’s will be screened live to the public at the Film Festival Gala Sunday evening (snacks and bar will be available). Formal attire. Entrance fee for Gala is: $5 with season pass; $10 for non season pass holders; film makers free. Winner will be announced Sunday night.
Feb 22, 2015: “Fun Race.” This is a race that is open to anyone and everyone be it on ski’s or snowboard. It’s a fun where you can challenge friend, family, or your arch nemesis. Race course may include gates setup or skier/boarder cross.
Feb 28, 2015: “Heli Ski Trip Draw.” Win a chance to be the first ever to get a heli ski/snowboard trip in Kenora! Winner will get to ride in a helicopter around the area and then dropped off at the top of Mount Evergreen’s summit.
Mar 6, 2015: “Ladies Night.”
Mar 7, 2015: “Dawn of the Shred.” Snowboard/skiing Slopestyle event. Free entry and tons of prizes.
Mar 7, 2015: “Winter Carnival Spaghetti Dinner.” Have some great food and great times this Saturday night. Colin Myles T-bar will be open for your skiing and snowboarding needs.
Mar 16, 18 & 20, 2015: “March Break.” Open from 10am – 4pm.
Mar 28 & 29, 2015: “Slush Pit/Closing Day.” The annual Slush Pit Event is happening on our very last weekend of the season (weather depending). Tons of games/events, prizes and hilarity.
Mar 29, 2015: “Fun Race.” Last Fun Race of the season. This is the time to put it all on the line and show yourself what your made of.
Posted in Events on December 8th, 2014.
Click on the link below to find out more information about the “Turkey for Ticket” event at Mount Evergreen on opening day.
Mount Evergreen Snow Recreation Area Presents
Posted in What's New on December 1st, 2014.
Two weeks today Mount Evergreen Snow Recreation Area will be open! Opening weekend starts December 13-14, from 10am – 4pm. Building on an excellent snowy season last year Mount Evergreen looks to be even better. With the terrain park moving back it’s old home, on the riders right of Colin Myles T-Bar, they’ll be more room for more features. Also in the plan for the terrain park, with the extra room, is to offer a complete beginners park separate from an advanced line. A little something for everyone to play on.
This year Mount Evergreen is looking to host a lot of events from ladies night once a month, races on the last Sunday of every month which is open to anyone and everyone, to our annual Snowflake Shake. Check into our events page soon to get a full list of upcoming events and activities.
Things are shaping up nicely this year but they’ll start to look even better when we fire up our snow making system next week. This is when the season becomes official. Once that snow starts flying out of the guns, game on! With beginner runs on one side of the resort, advanced on the other, and natural glades just out of sight Mount Evergreen has everything you need to have an amazing day on the slopes. Come on over and find out what Mount Evergreen Snow Recreation Area has to offer to you.
Posted in What's New on November 29th, 2014.
Mount Evergreen Snow Recreation Area is actively accepting resumes. Please follow the link below for more details.
Posted in What's New on November 19th, 2014.
To All Mount Evergreen Season Pass Holders
You are invited to attend:
The Annual General Meeting of the Mount Evergreen Ski Club Board of Directors.
To be held:
Tuesday November 18th
Mount Evergreen Ski Club Chalet located at 120 Mount Evergreen Road, Kenora ON.
Mount Evergreen Ski Club is a not-for profit community club. The buildings, lifts and land are owned by the City of Kenora. The operations of the Mount Evergreen Ski Club are governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. All revenue from the operation of the ski facility are used to maintain the safety and quality of the Mount Evergreen Ski Club and to enhance the experience of season pass holders and day users.
To work together as a Board, and collaboratively with our partners and the community, to provide a family oriented, fun, safe and reliable ski area so that the citizens of Kenora, as well as visitors to our City, will be able to participate in the outdoor sports of alpine skiing, snowboarding and cross country skiing.
Mount Evergreen Board of Directors
Posted in What's New on November 10th, 2014.
Anyone else getting excited about the flying snow? We are! With the excitement comes some work getting the hill ready for the season. As the expression goes, “many hands make light work.” So with that being said this Saturday, November 15, 2014 at 9:00 am Mount Evergreen is looking for volunteers to come out and give a hand. Such things include grass cutting, painting, T-Bar hanging, chalet prep, snow making prep, and terrain park. If you can spare any time this Saturday, please, come on out. No experience necessary. Thanks!
Posted in What's New on November 10th, 2014.
Posted in What's New on November 4th, 2014.
The Annual Avalanche Ski/Snowboard Swap Sale hosted by Ski Patrol is happening Saturday, November 8, 2014 from 10am – 2pm at Mount Evergreen Snow Recreation Area. This is a great opportunity to get amazing deals on ski and snowboard equipment. Looking to sell some of your old gear? Let us help out. You can bring you’re equipment to the chalet on Friday, November 7th, between 4pm and 8pm. Everything you need to get yourself and the family down the slopes will be there. Need boots, snowboard to learn on, a new set of poles… done. We’re anticipating a snowy winter so make sure you have the right gear to get the most out of the phenomenal season ahead of us. Even if you’re not in the market for gear come check out the resort and go for a walk, find out about our programs or sign up to be a volunteer. Either way, come over and enjoy an hour or two with some die hard riders and find out what’s happening this season at Mount Evergreen Snow Recreation Area.
Posted in What's New on October 29th, 2014.
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