Burnie Glacier Chalet is easy to get to - leave Vancouver in the morning and ski in the afternoon!

A backcountry lodge in Canada that offers all the charm of a European mountain hut - all to yourself!

It's big. Much of it is alpine and glaciated. It appeals to stronger skiers.

Northern BC is like nothing you've ever experienced - big mountains, rich culture & more bears than people!

The ultimate backcountry experience in the mountains of northwestern BC.



The Chalet


Willkommen auf der Burnie-Hütte!


Getting Here

Smithers, BC looks like it’s way up north, but we are actually still in the southern half of this wonderful place called British Columbia.

Frequently Asked Questions

Here is a list of your most frequently asked questions.

What to Bring

Rental skis, skins, ski crampons, beacons, probes and shovels are available, but we recommend you bring your own. See full list.


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Best turns of my life! This place is fantabulous.

Greg Dunham, New Mexico