2) Norquay, Banff
Banff, located in Alberta, Canada has long been a popular spot amongst Canadian skiers and it’s not hard to see why. Gorgeous hills and perfect powdery snow, dotted with a number of charming ski resorts make Norquay in particular one of the most affordable, family-friendly but no less enchanting ski destinations in Canada. In the heart of the Rockies, Mount Norquay offers hourly ski rates which works for beginners or those who like their ski in small doses. For the more adventurous there are courses with five bowls in the area and one with a vertical drop of over 3,000 feet. Nearby Sunshine Village has vast stretches of flatter, plainer terrain for those who want to practise while the world-class facilities in and around Banff make your ski trip feel like a luxury holiday.