Useful Information

Weather Forecast – Near Quartz Creek

Quartz Cabin elevation (1934 metres)


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Useful Weather Links

Local weather depends on the area you are planning to ride. The following links will give you a guide on local weather and forecasts:

Environment Canada’s 5 Day Forecast for the Golden Area Forecast For Kicking Horse Mountain Resort Forecast For Chatter Creek

Avalanche Conditions Information

Avalanche Canada publishes regular bulletins for all areas.

Be sure to check the latest bulletin here.

Tourism Golden

Our partners at Tourism Golden have a website full of useful information for Golden and the surrounding area. Information and links for accommodation, restaurants and other activities:

You can also find out about local businesses and support our sponsors by visiting our Sponsors Page.


We use technology developed by TRAFx to track the usage on the trails in our three areas.  These infrared trail counters help us manage our emergency response preparations as well as identify the high periods of use on our trails and in our areas, thus improving our grooming and guest service operations.