General Information

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Mountain Facts

Vertical 1100 ft 335 m
Lodge altitude 3200 ft 975 m
Top of Yellow Chair 4300 ft 1311 m
Top of Baker Creek 4200 ft 1280 m


Terrain Description

Novice 20%
Intermediate  55%
Expert 25%


Hours of Operation*

The lifts start operating at 9:30 am every day that the mountain is open.
Last run is at 3:30 pm.

Pre-Christmas Sat., Sun. only
Christmas to New Year Every day except Christmas day
Post Christmas (approx. Jan. 15) Fri., Sat., Sun.. & most School Holidays

* Hours of operation are weather dependent and can change without notice.
* Lift start times may vary depending on weather and attendance.
*Lifts and runs open are weather dependent and can change without notice.


Seasonal Facts

Purden is blessed with an average of 160 inches (400 cm) of snow every year.
The season typically begins mid December and remains open until early-April.


Average Temperatures

December -10
January - 9
February - 6
March - 4
April - 1

Temperatures recorded at the mountain lodge over 3 seasons and averaged


*Weather permitting

Last Updated: December 21, 2017


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