Environmental Impact and Sustainability
Make A Difference When You Travel
You may think, “What recreation could be more environmentally friendly than winter sports? All I leave behind are my tracks in the snow.”
It is true that the spectacular mountain terrain and unspoiled natural surroundings are major attractions of winter snow sports.
In fact, winter sports and recreational tourism have very significant negative environmental and cultural impacts.
At Ski Canada, we are concerned about these issues. We offer the following information to inform you, to suggest how to minimize your impact, and to let you know what we are doing.
Environment Impact of Snow Sports
What You Can Do: You Can Make a Big Difference Just by Doing a Few Small Things.