Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes is a ski area located in the province of Manitoba in Canada. The resort is in the town of Falcon Beach, MB. We recently ranked all of Manitoba's ski resorts, so you can see where Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes stacks up against all its nearby ski hills!

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes is not a part of any nationwide lift pass system. Passes such as Epic, IKON, or Mountain Collective allow pass holders to ski at multiple mountians with a single purchase. Unfortunately, none of those passes with with Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes.

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes Lodging:

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes Terrain Overview

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes has a total of 13 ski trails, which are serviced by 5 ski lifts, gondolas and/or trams. Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes is considered a smaller than average ski area, with only a maximum of 25 acres available to ski. This area is equivalent to 10 hectares, 0 square miles, or 0 square kilometers.

Trails
Total Runs
13
Ski Lift
Lifts
5
Skier
Skiable Acres
25(0 km2)
Snow
Annual Snowfall
N/A

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes Elevation

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes has a summit elevation of 1,204 feet, or 367 meters. However, not all of that elevation is able to be skied. The base of the ski slope sits at 1,085 feet above sea level, creating a ski hill that is 119 feet (36 meters) high. This is referred to as the slope's vertical drop - or a measure of how high the skiable hill is.

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes has a very low summit elevation. The summit of this park is one of the smaller ones in the country.

Mountain Summit
Summit Elevation
1,204'(367 m)
Vertical Drop
Vertical Drop
119'(36 m)
Mountain base
Base Elevation
1,085'(331 m)

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes Difficulty Level

Score
Difficulty Score
5.8out of 100
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Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes is an extremely beginner-friendly ski area. It is in fact one of the easiest ski slopes in all of North America, ranking in the bottom 10% of overall difficulty. This is due to it having 80% of its trails are rated as "beginner", and a vertical drop of only 119 feet.

 DID YOU KNOW?

At Parks & Trips, we've created a proprietary Difficulty Score that attempts to show how difficult a particular ski slope is. We get to this number by combining a number of metrics for each resort and comparing them to its peers. Most of the score is based off the amount of easy-intermediate-expert slopes by acreage and the maximum vertical drop of the overall resort, but also includes a few lesser-used metrics as well.

Our algorithm compares each resort’s metrics with all others in North America, then assigns each a Difficulty Score, which we use to rank them accordingly. Resorts with a lower score are easier to ski than those with a higher one. However, a high score does not mean that the resort does not have any easy slopes, or vice versa. This is just an overall score given to the resort based on all its metrics grouped together.

Skiiable Area by Difficulty Level

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes has 25 total skiable acres, which can be broken down into the three main groups of difficulty: Beginner, Intermediate, and Expert.

Since Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes is an extremely beginner-friendly ski area, it has 80% of its trails are rated as "beginner-level". 20% trails are rated as intermediate.
Beginner
80%(20 acres)

Beginner trails (identified by a green circle) are the easiest trails on the hill with a gradual 25% or less gradient, and are usually wide to accommodate beginner skiers.

Blue Square
Intermediate
20%(5 acres)

Intermediate trails (identified by a blue square) are usually the most popular and crowded runs, which have a slope of anywhere between 25-40%.

Black Diamond
Expert
0%(0 acres)

Expert trails (identified by a black diamond... or two) are the hardest slopes on the mountain, and have very steep gradients over 40%.

Is Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes good for beginners?

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes is a very beginner-friendly course. In fact, it is one of the easiest ski slopes in all of North America, ranking in the bottom 10% of overall difficulty. 80% of its trails are rated as "beginner".

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes Location

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes is located in the province of Manitoba, Canada. This ski area is nearby the town of Falcon Beach, MB.

Address:
Falcon Beach, MB R0E Canada
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Website:
falconridgeski.com/

GPS Coordinates:
49.70400, -95.19000

Getting to Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes

By Car: If you are driving, you would set your GPS to either the ski resort's name (Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes), its coordinates of 49.70400, -95.19000 (latitude, longitude), or simply drive towards the town of Falcon Beach, MB to get close.

By Air: If you are coming in from across the country, then you may need to board an airplane to get here.

A large airport has scheduled major airline service with millions of passengers per year. This type of airport always accepts international flights. Here are the closest large airport(s) to Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes.

NameCodeCityDistance
Winnipeg / James Armstrong Richardson International AirportYWGWinnipeg, MB149 km

A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airport(s) to Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes.

NameCodeCityDistance
Kenora AirportYQKKenora, ON60 km
Lac Du Bonnet AirportYAXLac Du Bonnet, MB88 km
Fort Frances Municipal AirportYAGFort Frances, ON172 km

There may also be much smaller regional airports next to Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes, but we didn't list them here due to the fact that no major airlines go through them.

Other Nearby Ski Resorts

Skiers will - especially if coming from far away - try and visit a couple different slopes all in the same trip. Here are the closest other ski slopes within 100 miles of Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes.

NameLocationSummitDifficulty ScoreDistance
Springhill Winter ParkSpringfield, MB813 ft18%132 km
Stony Mountain Ski AreaStony Mountain, MB843 ft16%151 km

Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes Mountain Stats

NameStatistic
Summit Elevation1,204 ft
Base Elevation1,085 ft
Vertical Drop119 ft
Trails13
(80% Beginner,  20% Intermediate,  0% Expert)
Lifts5
Skiable Acres25
Avg. Annual SnowfallN/A inches
Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes Mountain Stats