The Canada West Ski Areas Association (CWSAA) is a not-for-profit trade association that represents the Ski Areas of Western Canada. Its primary areas of focus are government relations, media relations, marketing, safety & risk management and industry conferences.
CWSAA was founded in 1967 and incorporated in 1973, under the Canada Corporations Act. In 2014, CWSAA submitted Articles of Continuance and new By-laws to Corporations Canada to facilitate a migration to the new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act.
CWSAA currently has 298 Members, including 138 Ski Areas and 160 Suppliers to the Ski Industry. CWSAA Members account for over 92% of Ski Areas and over 99% of Skier Visits in Western Canada. This outstanding level of member support allows CWSAA to provide a strong and unified voice for the Western Canadian Ski Industry.
CWSAA Members in Western Canada generate in excess of 9 million skier visits and $800 million in revenues annually. They also employ 19,000 people and provide an economic cornerstone for the winter tourism industry.
For a list of CWSAA Associate Members, please click here:
- Associate Members
|The CWSAA Office is located at:|
1460 Pandosy Street
Kelowna, BC, Canada
The CWSAA Office is open from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm everyday except
weekends and Statutory Holidays.