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Cypress Mountain Profile

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Cypress Mountain Winter Olympic Snowboarding Venue

© 2009 Cypress Mountain

Cypress Mountain Description:

Cypress Mountain in Vancouver, British Columbia is the official venue for the 2010 Winter Olympic Snowboarding events and freestyle skiing events. Located approximately 19 miles from the Vancouver Olympic Village, Cypress Mountain features 52 trails spread across 600 acres and served by 9 lifts. Night skiing, multiple terrain parks, nordic skiing, snowshoeing, and snow tubing round out the additional offerings at Cypress Mountain.

Cypress Mountain Location/Directions:

Located a mere 19 miles (31 km) from Vancouver in the Canadian Province of British Columbia, Cypress Mountain is easily accessed by car or shuttle bus (see directions below).

The resort is served by Vancouver International Airport - "The Gateway to the Games."

Cypress Mountain Transportation Information

Cypress Mountain Information & Statistics:

  • Trails: 52
  • Lifts: 9(2 high-speed quads, 2 fixed-grip quad, 2 doubles, 3 surface lifts)
  • Acres: 600
  • Snowmaking Coverage: Minimal (Coverage is limited to all Olympic Event venues).
  • Summit Elevation: 5,400 ft. / 1,646 m
  • Base Elevation: 2,990 ft. / 910 m
  • Vertical Drop: 2,010 ft. / 610 m
  • Longest Trail: 2.5 mi / 4.1 km (T33 to Collins)
  • Terrain Parks: 3
  • Halfpipe(s) : 3 (1 Superpipe)
  • Uphill Capacity: Unknown
  • Average Snowfall: 312 inches / 792 cm annually
  • Night Skiing: Yes

Vail Resort Trailmap

Cypress Mountain Reservations/Contact Info:

Reservations, lessons, and advanced lift ticket purchases can be made by visiting the Cypress Mountain website, or by calling 604-926-5612 between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Cypress Mountain Conditions & Weather:

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