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Horseshoe

Horseshoe Ski Resort Guide

Horseshoe, Canada

Rated: 2/5 (from 3 ratings)

Ski Area Highlights
Recommended ForIntermediates.
Highest Lift410m
Resort Height310m
 Nearest AirportVictoria
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Horseshoe

The Canadian ski resort of Horseshoe is at an altitude of 310m.

Summary

Horseshoe has direct access to 22 marked pistes, served by a total of 7 ski lifts.

The skiing is at relatively low altitude, so snow cover can be variable.

Skiing

Horseshoe offers good sking, particularly, for Intermediate skiers.

Snowboarding

Horseshoe offers some good boarding and there is a Snow Park in Horseshoe.

Snow and Weather

When will it snow in Horseshoe?

There is currently no significant snow in the 7-day forecast for Horseshoe.

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Ski Area Stats

Horseshoe Ski Area

Piste and Lift Stats
Black Pistes
Expert Trails
 7 
Red Pistes
Intermediate Runs
12
Blue Pistes
Easy Trails
 3 
Cross Country
Total Length
36km
Ski Lifts
Number of Lifts
7

Altitudes

Horseshoe Ski Area Heights

Lift Heights and Resort Altitude
Highest Lift410m
Lowest Piste310m
Resort Altitude (Horseshoe)310m
Max Vertical100m

Ratings & Suitability

Ratings for Horseshoe
Expert Skiers
Intermediate Skiers
Beginners

Location and Map

Where is Horseshoe?

This ski resort is in Cowichan Valley D, Cowichan Valley, Canada.

Map

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How to get there

 By Air

The nearest airport to Horseshoe is Victoria, 108 minutes drive away.

Infrastructure

Ski Lift Capacity

The seven ski lifts are able to uplift 10,780 skiers and snowboarders every hour.

Snow Making

Snow-making is available, with 28 snow cannons.

Season Dates

When is Horseshoe open?

We don't currently have confirmed season dates, but hope to soon.

NOTE:- Ski area, lift and piste opening is subject to Current Snow Conditions.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

We don't yet have specific details of the COVID-19 precautions being taken in Horseshoe, but they are likely to include most of the following :-

  • Face masks required on lifts, and in shops.
  • Social distancing in public areas.
  • Reduced lift capacity.
  • Extensive disinfection / sanitization.

French Ski Resort COVID-19 Measures describes further measures that may also be applied.

Visit the Horseshoe Tourist Office for the latest.

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