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Ski Escape: RED Mountain, BC and Schweitzer, ID

From February 29 to March 7, 2024. This a NEW combo Ski Escape at 2 Ikon Pass Destinations, in 2 countries, all fun no-hassle. Escape the crowds and explore RED Mountain, a BC Powder Highway favourite, and the delightfully unpretentious Schweitzer ski resort in Idaho. AIR INCLUDED. Limited availability.

This trip runs from February 29 to March 7, 2024.  2 Ikon Pass destinations, 2 countries, 2 unique and boastful resorts (your friends will be envious).

Start your Ski Escape at RED Mountain, BC, Canada an out-of-the-way gem on the BC Powder Highway. Learn more about RED Mtn.

On Day 1 arrive at your home away from home, The Prestige Mountain Hotel in the Town of Rossland under 10 minutes from the ski resort. A centrally located hotel and local hangout within walking distance of all the funky things a mining town could ask for - The Rossland Brewing Company, coffee shops, fine dining/low dining, a great women's shop, terrific grocer, and entertainment. The list goes on.

This place is for skiing purists and for people looking for something pretty and unique. It is located in the beautiful Monashee Mountain range and offers 3850 acres of pristine skiing unfettered by overdevelopment. There are numerous peaks with 360-degree descents. This allows for mixed-skill groups to ride the lift together and pick a line that suits them. Back this year are pay-as-you-go cat skiing on Mt. Kirkup (schedule tbd). While skiing at RED learn about its unique history, look for secret forest cabins, visit Paradise Camp for a coffee or snack, and lose track of the number of laps you log.

On Day 2, March 1st, enjoy a hosted après at Rafters at the base of the mountain. Famous for its old-school vibe, chat about the day and look at the characters on the wall in the 'Old Bastard' section. Stay 4 nights and ski for 3 days in this charming Powder Highway mountain area (there will be time to fit in a half day at RED - best suited for Ikon Pass holders).

Learn more about Schweitzer

On day 4 head to Schweitzer, Idaho, USA with your newfound ski friends. You will be welcomed at the Idaho Baked Potato! Reception by the Schweitzer community and learn more about this Ikon Resort. With 2900 acres of terrain and an average of 300" of annual snowfall, Schweitzer skis big yet you'll feel right at home on the uncrowded slopes, high-angle groomers, and endless gladed tree runs. Sleep each night at the intimate ski-in/ski-out base at the Selkirk Lodge. Experience "The Schweitzer Difference" - the unique culture with an infectious zest for life.  

This is a unique trip suited for adventurous types looking for 'diamonds in the ruff'. All ski and boarder levels are welcome. Jen Kyles, the host is a solid intermediate who likes to smell the roses quite a bit, and Jack is a gnarly boarder with youth on his side. Join us!

Trip Hosts:

Jen Kyles, Director of Marketing and owner at RED

Pricing Information:

Starting from $3720 CAD per person, double occupancy

Price Includes:

To reserve your spot: $800 per person at the time of booking (non-refundable), with the full balance due 60 days prior to departure. 

$4475 CAD
per person, double occupancy 
$3720 CAD per person, double occupancy with an Ikon Pass

Included in this trip package: 

  • Direct flight from Toronto YYZ to Kelowna, BC, Air Canada – One checked bag (up to 23kg) included 
  • Shuttle transfer from Kelowna Airport to The Prestige Mountain Hotel, Rossland BC 
  • 4-nights accommodation at Prestige Hotel, Standard Double Room, breakfast included 
  • Complimentary town ski shuttle to RED Mountain. Schedule provided. 
  • 3 days skiing at RED Mountain, BC
  • Group après at Rafters  
  • Private shuttle transfer from Rossland, BC to Schweitzer, Idaho  
  • Welcome reception at Idaho Baked Potato! at Schweitzer Ski Resort
  • 3-nights accommodation at the Selkirk Lodge, Standard Room, ski-in ski-out
  • 2 days skiing at Schweitzer Resort, ID 
  • Private shuttle transfer to Spokane Airport, Washington 
  • United Airlines flight from Spokane to Toronto with a connection in Denver
  • Skican host 
  • Booking fee, resort fees, and all taxes included

The Prestige Mountain Hotel, Rossland 4*
Located in the quaint mountain town of Rossland, The Prestige offers a comfortable stay with 67 rooms to meet a variety of travelers’ needs. Nestled between the Monashee and Selkirk mountain ranges of beautiful British Columbia, Rossland is the perfect destination for the outdoor enthusiast. Located only five minutes from RED Mountain Resort (5 km) by ski shuttle. Recently voted Canada’s premiere outdoor town by Explore Magazine, Rossland offers adventure around every corner. 

Selkirk Lodge 3*
The cozy and convenient Selkirk Lodge is the heart of our village. The hotel offers ski-in/ski-out access to the slopes with our staff at your service 24 hours a day! Selkirk also offers a year-round swimming pool, hot tubs, and dining in the Chimney Rock Grill. All guests staying with us at Schweitzer have access to the outdoor pool and hot tubs located behind the Selkirk Lodge.

Booking Instructions:

Get a Quote

Or call:
Jack Mackay, Senior Experience Manager 519.780.6612

Fine Print:

* Limited availability. Some restrictions may apply. Ask about single supplement rates or additional air gateways. Ask your agent for complete details. Participants responsible for all documentation required to travel to and from US.