Fort McMurray’s Vista Ridge ski area boasts the Best Non-Mountain Winter Recreation in Alberta with over 35 skiable acres. Located 15.0 km East of Fort McMurray off Highway 69/Airport Road, you can ski, ride and slide at Vista Ridge!
Lessons/Ski School: Yes
Rentals Available: Yes
(From Fort McMurray) - Follow Hwy. 63 south to Hwy. 69. Follow Highway 69 past the airport turn off (12 km) towards Saprae Creek.
Turn left onto Spruce Valley Road (towards Saprae Creek Estates).
Vista Ridge is located at the end of the road.
For $3 each way, Diversified operates bus transportation on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays from Fort McMurray to Vista Ridge. You can catch the bus at one of the following pickup points:
• 9:00 a.m. Thickwood Arena
• 9:15 a.m. Downtown Safeway
• 9:30 a.m. Gregoire McDonald’s
The bus departs Vista Ridge at 4:00 p.m. sharp. Purchase your return bus tickets before 2:00 p.m. from the Vista Ridge office.