Sunshine Village Ski Resort Long Range Plan

As per the Parks Canada Ski Area Management Guidelines (2006) and the supporting Parks Canada President and CEO Approved Site Guidelines for the Sunshine Village Ski Area (2018), Sunshine Village Corporation has proposed the following development and supporting key operational strategies as part of a 5-year Long Range Plan:
Key Development Proposals:
- Reclassification of existing temporary facilities to non-temporary commercial space;
- Additional chair capacity and expansion of parking rail at Teepee Town Chairlift;
- Goat's Eye II new chairlift and glades; and
- New Wolverine Day Lodge at the top of Wolverine Chairlift.
Key Operational Strategies:
- Water Management and Snowmaking Strategy;
- Staff Housing Strategy;
- Interpretation and Education Strategy;
- Transportation and Parking Strategy;
- Ski Run and Vegetation Management Strategy; and
- Environmental Management and Monitoring Strategy.
The development proposals and key operational strategies will align with the direction of the Site Guidelines, including the Ecological Management Parameters, Desired Outcomes and Key Objectives contained therein.

Latest update

July 18, 2022 – The public comment period on the project is closed. Parks Canada is considering comments received to help inform its determination on whether the carrying out of the project is likely to cause significant adverse environmental effects.


Key documents

Key documents
Document Number Document Title File Date
1 New project being assessed by Parks Canada - Public comments invited from May 20 to July 18, 2022 - May 20, 2022


Banff National Park
Box 900
Banff, Alberta T1L 1K2

  • Location

    • Detailed Impact Assessment, Banff National Park (Alberta)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Recreation and Tourism
  • Assessment Status

    In progress
  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Sunshine Village Corporation
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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