Harper Mountain facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsHarper Mountain
|Location||British Columbia, Canada|
|Nearest city||Kamloops, 15 km|
|Coordinates||50°43′16″N 120°7′56″W / 50.72111°N 120.13222°W|
|Vertical||427 m (1,400 ft)|
|Top elevation||1,524 m (5,000 ft)|
|Base elevation||1,100 m (3,600 ft)|
|Skiable area||1.22 km² (400 acres)|
|Longest run||366 m (1,200 ft)|
|Lift system||3 total (1 handle tow, 1 T-bar, 1 triple chairlift)|
|Snowfall||4 m (13 ft)|
Harper Mountain is the name of a ski area located outside of Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada (the name of the actual mountain it is located on is Mount Harper).
The mountain has a vertical drop of 427 m (1,400 ft), a base elevation of 1,100 m (3,600 ft) and a top elevation of 1,524 m (5,000 ft). It offers 400 acres (1.2 km2) of skiable area on 15 different trails. In terms of lifts, it has one chair lift, one T-bar, and one rope tow. The mountain also has a terrain park, a snow tube park, cross country skiing, and a skating pond.
Although Harper Mountain does not offer the amenities of larger resorts such as hotels, restaurants, and specialty stores, it does have a log-construction ski lodge, an equipment rental shop, and offers ski and snowboard lessons.
|Bunny Hill||Big Bend||Maxi Pipe||Cliffhanger|
|Trail To Lodge||Monashee||Pioneer|
|Little Bend||Bush Wacker|
|Chair Run||Halfpipe (Halfpipe)|