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Marmot Basin Ski Area

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Address: 1 Marmot Rd | (via Highways 93 & 93A ,19 km south of Jasper), Jasper, Jasper National Park, Alberta T0E 1E0, Canada
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+1 780-852-3816
09:00 - 16:30
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Marmot Basin, located in Jasper National Park, Alberta provides...

Marmot Basin, located in Jasper National Park, Alberta provides unparalleled skiing and snowboarding for all ages and all abilities. Nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rocky Mountains, Marmot Basin offers a family friendly, laid back, crowd free experience with stunning views. The nearby town of Jasper offers a friendly welcome to all with hotels, bars and restaurants to suit all tastes and budgets. As well as an unforgettable snow sports experience, there are also many other activities available, including shoe-shoeing, cross-country skiing, dog sledging, winter wildlife tours, canyon walks and much, much more! Once visited, never forgotten, come see us for an authentic Rocky Mountain experience. We look forward to seeing you! Your friends at Marmot Basin.

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We ski marmot a lot. The runs are very good, not easy to lose kids if you meet up at the bottom. Food is good but expensive. So is beer. No surprise !!!

Reviewed 1 week ago
ash b
Spruce Grove, Canada
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Spruce Grove, Canada
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49 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ski marmot a lot. The runs are very good, not easy to lose kids if you meet up at the bottom. Food is good but expensive. So is beer. No surprise !!!

Thank ash b
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hill is a great place to go with the family or with friends. The food in the lodges is great and the drinks are cold. The hills are nicely groomed and the staff are very helpful/friendly. There is 4 parking lots and normally has lots of room to park and then ski/board down to the chalet to purchase your... More 

1 Thank njohnson222
United States
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45 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even if you do not ski, this is a beautiful place to visit. Views abound and they are spectacular. You can see from your car....

1 Thank travelnuts6
Milan, Italy
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Presque aucune attente en ligne (meme si c'etait une journee feriee). Almost no waits, good snow, friendly staff. I highly recommend this mountain especially compared to Lake Louise (which gets a lot busier because of its proximity to Calgary and an aiport). If you can rent a car or otherwise drive out, it's worth the extra hour. Great skiing, lots... More 

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42 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently skied Marmot Basin as part of a 9 day three mountain trip that also included Lake Louise and Sunshine Village. I really enjoyed both the conditions and terrain at Marmot. I am a lower advanced skier (single black) and like variety and the opportunity to both explore new terrain, occasionally push myself (mogels and steeps), and at other... More 

1 Thank ComfortSeeker595
Curitiba, PR
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32 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 April 2017

I went there by myself, and had a blast riding those slopes! What a beautiful place, great snow quality and runs for all experience levels. Can't wait to ride there again!

Thank Delegas_Coxa
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Depending on weather and time of year, Marmot Basin is the best place to ski in Jasper and the prime spot for Edmontonians to get away from the city. The powder is incredible if you go to the top half. Enjoy the chalet at mid-mountain instead of the crowded chalet at the base. When I went there Easter Saturday, it... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

Awesome skiing during the shoulder season. nice long runs and no line ups for the chairs. Affordable rental equipment that seemed to be near new. We enjoyed a wonderful affordable lunch in the upper lodge.

Thank Preston T
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Reviewed 12 April 2017

I have skied Marmot a thousand times and love this mountain but last month a bad fall led to a torn calf muscle and my first personal experience with the Ski Patrol at Marmot. I was treated to some great personalities and Dwayne correctly diagnosed what was confirmed by my doc later in Edmonton. Three cheers to the ski patrols,... More 

Thank Karen G
Erin R, Guest Relations Manager at Marmot Basin Ski Area, responded to this review

Hi Karen, We are sorry to hear about your torn calf muscle, but so glad that our Ski Patrol team looked after you so well. We look forward to seeing you back on the slopes at Marmot Basin next season! Best wishes for a speedy recovery. More 

Edmonton, Canada
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15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

First weekend of April and the snow was actually really good. Very little ice, warmer temperatures, smaller lineups and many challenging terrains to learn on for all skill levels make Marmot a great mountain for Spring snowboarding. Thoroughly enjoyed the weekend of snowboarding up here. Only thing I wish it had was a village at the base for a ski... More 

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