Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Mountain Resort in Golden, British Columbia, Canada
Painted in 2000
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Nearest city: Golden
Coordinates: 51°17′21″N 117°03′31″W
Top elevation: 2,505 m (8,033 ft)
Base elevation: 1,190 m (3,900 ft)
Skiable area: 11.14 km² (2,750 acres)
Runs: 120 (Beginner 20%, Intermediate 20%, Advanced 45%,
Longest run: "It's A Ten" (10km long)
Lift system: 1 gondola, 3 chairlifts, 1 surface lift
Terrain parks: 1
Snowfall: 7.5 m (24.6 ft)/year
"The 'Rembrandt of snow' has published a hefty coffee table book with a collection of nearly all of his hand-painted maps."
Timeless art for your home
Hand-painted maps require the best reproduction process available. Each illustration starts with a high resolution digital scan. It is then printed on museum quality cotton paper using the latest HDR ink-jet technology.
Legendary Ski Artist James Niehues
If you are a skier or snowboarder, there is a good chance James Niehues has been your mountain guide. Throughout his 30 year career he has worked at the smallest hills and the most expansive resorts in North America. He has left his mark in South America, Australia, Asia and Europe too. And even if you have never shared a bottomless powder day with him, he has always been close by.