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About Slopes for Hope Red Mountain

How does the event work?

Slopes for Hope is a winter enthusiast event designed by local residents in support of the Canadian Cancer Society. Participate individually or in teams with your family, friends and co-workers.

DAY OF EVENT DETAILS:

@ Black Jack Ski Club

9:00-12:00 pm - Participant Check In

  • Bring in all off-line donations (cash, cheques - made out to Canadian Cancer Society)
  • Pick up participant bag (itinerary, lunch voucher, Trek pass, armband and other goodies)
  • Complimentary refreshments available

All participants who raise a minimum of $50/youth and $100/adult will be eligible for a free day pass, courtesy of Black Jack Ski Club.

Day of event registration is welcomed, with minimum of $25 donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.

9:15-1:30 pm - Trek Everest. Classic or skate ski the equivalent of Everest’s vertical. That’s 9 km on the more than 40 km of trails at Black Jack (or 4 times around the night-skiing loop of 2.5 km)

9:00-10:00 am - Catch Digger the Fox, Slopes for Hope Mascot, to grab extra distance

You can use your complimentary lunch voucher at Red Resort between 11:00-4:00 pm.

During the event, there will be a slideshow presentation, additional fundraising with a 50/50 and raffle basket prizes at Red Resort.

1:30 pm - Event at Black Jack ends. All participants will report to the Keen Conference Room at Red Resort to hand in their Trek Passes no later than 2:30 pm.

3:00-4:30 pm - Après Event in the Keen Conference Room for all participants.

  • Slideshow
  • Announcement of 50/50 and basket prize winners
  • Special thank you to sponsors
  • Random prize giveaway (must be present to win)
  • Golden Boot Trophy for Alpine and Nordic Team challenges
  • Participant recognition for specific categories
  • Event Raffle Draw

Questions for Everest Trek - Black Jack event - contact Penny at pjtulips@gmail.com

@ Red Resort

8:00-9:00 am - Participant Check In. Follow the signs at Red Resort to the Keen Conference Room.

  • Bring in all off-line donations (cash, cheques)
  • Pick up Participant Bag (itinerary, lunch voucher, Vertical Pass, armband and other goodies)
  • Complimentary refreshments available

All participants who raise a minimum of $50/youth and $100/adult will be eligible for a half price lift ticket on the day of the event, courtesy of Red Resort.

Day of event registration is welcomed, with minimum of $25 donation to the Canadian Cancer Society.

Redeem your complimentary lunch voucher at Sourdough Cafeteria between 11:00-4:00pm.

During the event, there will be a slideshow presentation, additional fundraising with a 50/50 and raffle basket prizes.

9:00-2:30 pm - 1. Descend Everest Red Mountain Resort - downhill ski or board the equivalent vertical of Everest. That works out to be 29,029 feet (13 runs on MotherLode, 41 runs on SilverLode, 21 runs on Red). Please remember this is a FUN EVENT!! SKI WITH CARE AND CONTROL!! You will have Priority Access to lifts via Ski School Entry Point.

Gain extra vertical by catching Digger the Fox, Slopes for Hope Mascot, stopping by the Klister Klub for refreshments and skiing all three Ski Zones (Red Mountain, Granite Mountain and Paradise).

2:30 pm - Turn in vertical pass to registration table in Keen Conference Room.

3:00-4:30 pm - Après Event in the Keen Conference Room for all participants.

  • Slideshow
  • Announcement of 50/50 and basket prize winners
  • Special thank you to sponsors
  • Random prize giveaway (must be present to
  • Golden Boot Trophy for Alpine and Nordic Team challenges
  • Participant recognition for specific categories
  • Event Raffle Draw

Questions for Descending Everest - Red Mountain event - contact Kim at kgmercer55@gmail.com

Prizes awarded to:

  • Top Fundraiser Adult
  • Top Fundraiser Youth
  • Top Fundraiser Team