Best Family Ski Resorts

This winter, inspire your kids with a lifelong love of skiing with a family day on the hills! Greater Toronto Area ski resorts offer plenty of thrills and easy-to-manage day trips. Find some of the area's best family-friendly ski resorts if you love zooming down slopes.

Blue Mountain Resort
108 Jozo Weider Blvd, Collingwood, ON  

Blue Mountain is Ontario’s largest mountain resort, nestled on the shores of Georgian Bay, and located 90 minutes north of Toronto. Winter at the resort boasts 43 ski trails enhanced by a world-class snowmaking system. Blue Mountain's Snow School and Race Programs are the perfect classroom. From beginner to advanced, there's a lesson option designed to fit all ages and abilities. Rentals available. More

4098 Regional Road 9 (Ganaraska Road), Orono, ON  
Phone 905-983-5983 or 1-877-672-2582

Brimacombe features 23 runs & trails from beginner to expert for day skiing. Lessons and rentals are available. More

Dagmar Ski Resort
1220 Lake Ridge Road, Uxbridge, ON  

Located minutes east of Toronto, North of Pickering and Ajax, Dagmar Resort is located in the beautiful Oak Ridge’s Moraine. As the Number 1 Family Resort, Dagmar provides a fun and friendly skiing experience for the whole family. The resort offers 18 runs and a varied terrain for all ages and all abilities. "My Snow School" led by Meredith Youmans CSIA Level IV provides superior lessons and fun programs, unsurpassed in student/instructor ratios. Dagmar Ski Resort also offers Winter camps and March Break camps for kids. More

Glen Eden Ski and Snowboard Centre
5234 Kelso Road, Milton, ON

Glen Eden offers a rental shop, skiing and lessons for all ages and skill-levels. Glen Eden is a great place to learn snow sports with its beginner terrain and highly popular lesson programs offered to children. More

Horseshoe Resort
101 Horseshoe Valley Road, Barrie, ON

Situated in a natural snow belt area surrounded by beautiful forests and scenery - Horseshoe offers a truly memorable setting. It's considered one of the favourite Winter activities destinations in Ontario with one of the longest ski seasons around.
 It’s about having fun on 28 Alpine runs to gliding along their 32 kms of scenic double track set Cross-Country trail. Features: snow grooming, 6 person chairlifts, onsite lodging, other winter activities, ski instruction and more. More

Lakeridge Resort
790 Chalk Lake Road (Off Lakeridge Road, Durham 23), RR#4, Uxbridge, ON
905-686-3607 - Toronto and  905-649-2058 - Uxbridge

Nestled in the beautiful Oak Ridge Moraine, Lakeridge is an exciting and safe place for you and your child to develop skills and passion for Snow Sports. Featuring 23 runs spread over 70 acres, the resort offers a wide range of trails for skiers. Rentals and lessons available. More

Mount St. Louis Moonstone
24 Mount St. Louis Road West, Coldwater, ON (near Barrie)

Mount St. Louis Moonstone offers 36 different ski slopes in addition to 9 chair lifts and 3 carpets. The resort is known for being family friendly and prides itself on accommodating everyone, from beginner skiers to the most advanced in their discipline. Lessons and rentals available. More

Snow Valley Barrie
2632 Vespra Valley Rd, Barrie, ON

Ski Snow Valley in Barrie offers many family-oriented winter skiing programs. The focus is definitely on families. Daily lift tickets, season passes, equipment rentals, and more are available. Snow Valley's Ski and Snowboard School is one of the largest in Ontario. Ski and snowboard pros work hard to upgrade their skills so they can offer children a fun and worthwhile lesson experience. More

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