Sightseeing Chairlift Rides

Take in the view. Gain 1,230 ft elevation for a new perspective.

Going up! Enjoy a scenic ride on the Mile 1 Express chairlift to an elevation of 5,300 feet. Take in the breathtaking view of the Kootenay Rockies or venture along one of several alpine hiking trail options.

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Returning June 26, 2021
Operating 7 days a week this summer until September 5!

This is a fantastic family outing for all ages. Take in the view of the Purcell Mountains and the dramatic Mount Nelson (it's the highest peak across the valley with the flat top) on a relaxing chairlift ride on the Mile 1 Express. At the top, stop for some pictures or enjoy a hike. You can then return to the village by taking the chairlift back down. 

Health & Safety Practices

To ensure your wellbeing and that of our staff, we request that you follow all hand hygiene, physical distancing and sanitation measures as directed by signage and our team.

Please do not ride the chairlift with people who are not part of your household, family or chosen social bubble. We will not be pairing individual riders with others.

While taking pictures or enjoying the view from the top of the chairlift, please maintain a two metre distance between yourself and others.  

Where to Purchase

Mile 1 Express Chairlift Sightseeing tickets are part of the Activity Pack program and are available for purchase at Guest Services.

 Activity Pack Pricing

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