Tired of the crowds and chasing powder scraps? Come Join Us at Shames and be part of one of the industry's best kept secrets, and stories.
Shames Mountain is located 35 kms west of Terrace in the spectacular Shames Valley amidst the majestic Coast Mountain Range of British Columbia. Established in the early 1990s, Shames Mountain has 28 cut runs and an abundance of natural glades.
Shames is a family friendly mountain with lots of great options from beginner to expert. Shames is surrounded by more than 7,800 acres of backcountry bliss and the options are only limited by your imagination!
- Average Annual Snowfall: 1200cm (480in)
- Vertical: 488m (1600ft)
Ski and snowboard instructors provide an outstanding experience for our guests by providing professional ski and snowboard education and instruction based on the client’s capabilities. They are responsible for the experience of group participants while skiing/riding on the mountain. In order for this experience to be the best possible, instructors must actively ensure that: safety is paramount at all times, technical assistance is sound and personalized to the guest/s, genuine rapport with the guest/s is established, each lesson is personalized and professional and an infectious passion for the sport is portrayed.
Our Full Time Instructors are paid a day rate based on certification level and experience. All of our instructors are also trained in the rental shop in order to help with school group pre-sets of skis and snowboard rentals.