Sep 18, 2018
There's Still Time To Save On Memberships, Night Season Passes & Lessons!

Did you miss the Super Early Bird Savings Deadline on September 16? Don't worry. You can still take advantage of some great pre-season savings if you get your payment in by the next Early Bird Deadline on November 16, 2018. And don't forget, Brimacombe Members receive $50 off 8-Week Lesson Programs and 10% off&nb...

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Sep 05, 2018
An End Of An Era: Devil's Elbow To Close In 2018

We, at Brimacombe, are deeply saddened to hear of the closing of Devil’s Elbow ski area for the 2018/19 season. Our hearts go out to John and Sandra, as we know that this cannot have been an easy decision for them to make. For over 50 years, Devil’s Elbow has been a fixture in the Bethany, Ontario community and thoug...

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Aug 16, 2018
Super Early Bird Savings End September 16, 2018

  Don't miss out on the chance to save BIG on some of the best family skiing and snowboarding at one of Southern Ontario's largest ski areas! Save up to $60 per person on individual memberships and more than $200 on new family memberships when you pay by Brimacombe's Super Early Bird Savings deadline.  Brimacombe&...

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Aug 06, 2018
Exciting News For The 2018/19 Winter Season At Brimacombe!

In case you missed it – we shared on our social media channels, 3 BIG announcements for the 2018-19 season! Read below to find out more: AUTOMATED SNOWMAKING   After years of building a strong foundation for snowmaking operations, which include investments in our on-hill snow-gun equipment and a major expansion to our snowmaking...

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Jul 11, 2018
Meet The Counsellors Of Camp Brimacombe

Nature-enthusiasts Calum and Tjerk are looking forward to being play-partners, teachers, and role models for their crew of campers at Camp Brimacombe this summer! Read on to discover their favourite activities, their thoughts on summer camp, and just what it is that draws them to work with kids! Calum Calum will be entering grade 11 in th...

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Jun 11, 2018
Time To Spartan Up! The 2018 Toronto Spartan Races Are Coming To Brimacombe This June

Spartan Race – the world’s leading obstacle race series is coming back to Brimacombe June 23 & 24, 2018, for an event of pure primitive craziness that you’ll never forget! Their goal is get you off your couch, throw you in the mud & trails, and feed you a tough endurance race that will be the adrenaline...

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Jun 05, 2018
From Glaciers To Groundwater: How We Fit In The Oak Ridges Moraine

In honour of World Environment Day, we thought we’d dedicate this week’s blog to raise awareness about the precious environment that surrounds us. Brimacombe is situated within the Oak Ridges Moraine - one of Ontario’s most significant landforms. The Moraine extends 160 kilometers from the Niagara Escarpment in the west to the Tre...

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May 31, 2018
The Benefits of Summer Camp for Kids

With summer fast approaching, Brimacombe is a bustle of activity as we prepare for our first year of summer camps! We know many parents struggle to decide how their kids should spend their free time, particularly in the summer months. For some, it’s seen as a time for children to play and have fun. For others, it’s an opportunity for ch...

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Apr 22, 2018
Celebrate Earth Day With These Fun Activities!

As an outdoor facility that relies on Mother Nature season after season, Brimacombe recognizes the importance of protecting the environment and its fragile ecosystems. Earth Day presents the perfect opportunity to celebrate and appreciate nature with your family and discuss the many ways in which we can be more environmentally friendly, not just...

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Mar 26, 2018
...And That's All Folks! Brimacombe Is Closed For The Season

Brimacombe's last day of the 2017/18 season was Sunday, March 25, 2018. Thank you to all of our wonderful members, patrons and staff for making this season a success! If you have any great photos or videos from this season we'd love to see them! Tag us on social media, email them to, or bring them into the of...

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Mar 23, 2018
Final Sale On Now At Slopeside Skis & Boards!

There's no better time to buy new boots, update your outerwear or even pick out a new pair of skis. The ENTIRE STORE is 45% OFF msl! But only while supplies last.  Visit us in-store today for more details and great savings at Slopeside Skis & Boards at the base of Brimacombe - Gate 4, 4098 Durham Road 9, Orono. Please Note: ...

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Mar 22, 2018
Final Weekend: March 24 & 25, 2018

Brimacombe's final hours of the season are as follows... Friday, March 23: 9:00 am - 9:30 pm Saturday, March 24: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm Sunday, March 25: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm ALL lift tickets are now only $25+hst, whether it's a weekday, weekend or night! PLUS All Brimacombe Night Season Pass Holders will receive 50% off lift ti...

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Mar 14, 2018
All Lift Tickets Only $25 For The Rest Of The Season!

The calendar may say "Spring", but there's still tons of snow left on the slopes of Brimacombe and you won't regret squeezing in a few more snow days! To celebrate this extraordinary season (and the continuing snow fall), ALL lift tickets are now $25+hst for the rest of the season, including any weekday, weekend or night we'...

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Mar 11, 2018
Brimacombe's Annual Puddle Jump: March 25, 2018

On March 25, 2018, join us for Brimacombe's craziest event of the season and watch as daredevils of all ages try to ski and snowboard over our 100-foot-long "puddle". Feeling adventurous? Try it out yourself, but don't forget a change of clothes!  REGISTRATION Starts at 9:00 a.m. at the Main Office in the East Chalet...

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Mar 07, 2018
Spend March Break 2018 At Brimacombe

Looking for something fun to do during March Break? Brimacombe will be open for skiing and snowboarding every day from Friday, March 9 to Sunday, March 18, including the Monday! Better yet, we’ve jam packed the week full of events, activities and tons of deals! Check it our for yourself at Interested in beco...

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Mar 06, 2018
Sign The Kids Up For Camp At Brimacombe This March Break

Looking for a fun adventure for the kids this March Break? Sign them up for one of our March Break Kids' Camps running from Friday, March 9 to Friday, March 16 [excluding Saturday and Sunday]. Brimacombe's seven-hour Kid's Camps mix fun and friendship with four hours of daily instrcution by a Brimacombe ski or snowboard instructor! ...

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Mar 04, 2018
Now Hiring: Summer Camp Counsellors

Are you looking for a fun and exciting job this summer? Working at Camp Brimacombe literally means playing outside all summer! There is nothing more satisfying than playing, except when you get paid to do it! Experience the reward of bringing smiles and laughter to children as you help them learn and grow into their best selves.  You wil...

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Feb 28, 2018
Hours of Operation: March 2018

(weather and snow conditions permitting) Thursday, March 1, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.  Friday, March 2, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, March 3, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sunday, March 4, 2018 | 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, March 5, 2018 | CLOSED Tuesday, March 6, 2018 ...

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Feb 23, 2018
The Mid Winter Sale is Now On at Slopeside Skis & Boards!

It's not too late in the season to buy new boots, update your outerwear or even pick up a new pair of skis. Get up to 45% off msl, but only while supplies last!  Visit us in-store today for more details and great savings at Slopeside Skis & Boards Retail Store, located at the base of Brimacombe – Gate 4, 4098 Durham Road 9, Or...

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Feb 17, 2018
Buy Your 2018/19 Pass Now & Ski All of March For Free!

Brimacombe’s March Membership Promotion is back! AND to make the deal even sweeter, we’ve added an extra free weekend in February! Beginning Saturday, February 17, 2018 purchase your membership for next season and you can ski or snowboard the rest of this season for FREE starting February 24, 2018! No more lift tickets or tim...

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Feb 16, 2018
Sign The Kids Up for Camp Brimacombe – Registration Opens February 19!

After more than 80 years of welcoming children and families to the slopes in the winter, we are so excited to introduce kids' summer camps at Brimacombe this upcoming summer!  Camp Brimacombe is committed to providing every camper with an educational, exciting and memorable experience that reflects on our core values and encourages lear...

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Feb 16, 2018
Bring Home The Bacon: February 24, 2018

Come out and join us on February 24 for Brimacombe's Bring Home the Bacon Grom Competition, the contest where one lucky rider can actually win a giant box of bacon! If you're a rider who loves the Piggy Bank terrain park, come on out! We want to to see you throw down your best tricks. Best of all, it's only $10 to enter!&n...

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Feb 14, 2018
Brimfest is Coming: February 24 & 25, 2018

Join us at Brimacombe on February 24 & 25, for a weekend-long celebration on the slopes, perfect for the entire family! Enjoy fun, food, music and giveaways all weekend long during Brimfest 2018! Presented by KX96, 94.9 The Rock and CKDO.   What to expect at Brimfest: SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24 [9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.] RETRO FASHION...

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Feb 13, 2018
Join Us This Weekend For Family Nights At The Brim!

Join us under the twinkling lights this Family Day Weekend for Family Nights at Brimacombe! Get lift tickets for you and your family for only $99+HST each night!*  Happening February 16, 17 & 18, 2018 – yes, we will be open 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Sunday, February 18th!  PLUS, we’ll be open Monday, February 19th (F...

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Feb 12, 2018
8-Week and PeeWee Programs Are Still Running This Holiday Weekend!

All 8-Week and PeeWee programs will run as scheduled this Family Day weekend.  If you are unable to make your scheduled lesson this weekend, we look forward to seeing you next week!  Be sure to check out the deals and events we have going on this Family Day Weekend! For our Snow School Policies, please click here. ...

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Feb 04, 2018
Join Us For Family Day 2018 At Brimacombe!

Family Day is just around the corner and if you're looking for some family fun, Brimacombe is the place for you! Brimacombe will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, February 19, 2018.  PLUS, with the purchase of a full-day lift ticket on Family Day, you'll receive a FREE BOGO Lift Ticket Coupon for a return visit! ...

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Jan 27, 2018
Canadian Ski Patrol Snow Angels Day: February 3, 2018

Canadian Ski Patrol – Brimacombe helping to break Guiness World Record for most people making snow angels. Date: February 3, 2018 Time: 1:00 p.m. (we start organizing participants at 12:30 p.m.) Location: Kids' Stuff Run at Brimacombe Who Can Participate: EVERYONE – spread the word! Canadian Ski Patrol – Br...

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Jan 23, 2018
Park Days at Brimacombe: January 27 & 28, 2018

To celebrate everything park, Brimacombe will be hosting Park Days! On Saturday, January 27 and Sunday, January 28, 2018, show your Brimacombe Pass at one of our lift ticket kiosks and get a FREE lift ticket for Boulevard Chair access to the Vault Terrain Park!  Score this great deal in just three easy steps: 1. Visit Brimacombe's Ga...

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Jan 10, 2018
Last Chance To Register for Eight-Week Lesson Programs!

Last chance to register for this season's 8-Week Lesson Programs with Brimacombe Snow School! Only a few spots remain for select time slots and registration closes tomorrow, January 11, 2018, at 10:00 a.m.  REGISTER ONLINE NOW   ...

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Jan 05, 2018
How To Dress For Winter

There's no denying that the return of the Canadian Winter has come. Cold winds, snow and low temperatures are all a reality of winter, but investing in quality layers means you don't have to let the elements stop you from getting outside and hitting the slopes this season. Whether you're a seasoned pro or it&...

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Jan 01, 2018
January 2018 is Learn To Ski and Snowboard Month at Brimacombe!

Beat the winter blues and try something new – January is Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month at Brimacombe! Get the family off the couch and onto the slopes. With great deals, events, promotions and giveaways, there is something for everyone! Visit for complete details.  ...

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Dec 29, 2017
Brimacombe's Burton Riglet Park Opens December 30, 2017

With Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month just around the corner, we are excited to announce the opening of our newest addition for the 2017/18 season – Brimacombe's Burton Riglet Park! The Riglet Park is a specially designed area of flat terrain that incorporates small hills, low boxes and balancing techniques in a fun environment fo...

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Dec 23, 2017
Sign The Kids Up for Camp at Brimacombe This Christmas Break

Looking for a fun adventure for the kids this Christmas Break? Sign them up for one of our Christmas Camps running December 27, 2017 to January 6, 2018 (excluding January 1, 2018)! Brimacombe's seven-hour Kids' Camps mix fun and friendship with four hours of daily instruction by a Brimacombe ski or snowboard instructor!  ...

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Dec 23, 2017
Trails Update: December 23, 2017

This just in...Pete's Elbow and Park Avenue will be set to open tomorrow morning!  Open trails for December 24, 2017 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (weather and snow conditions permitting): Pete's Elbow Park Avenue Snow Bowl PiggyBank Terrain Park Standard Bambi Join us for Santa on the Slopes! Dress up as Santa on...

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Dec 22, 2017
Join Us Christmas Eve Day For Santa On The Slopes!

On December 24, dress like Santa Claus and bring the festive holiday fun to the slopes of Brimacombe! All Santas wearing Santa attire (red suit – including a beard!) will receive 50% off their Day Lift Ticket for Christmas Eve Day (9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.) Discount cannot be combined with any other coupon or offer. One 50% off Daily Lift Ti...

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Dec 22, 2017
Trails Update: December 22, 2017

Our snowmaking team has been hard at work day and night, and with the help of Mother Nature, we are looking forward to opening Snow Bowl and the PiggyBank Terrain Park with 6 features, this weekend! Lift tickets will be $25+hst. Dress up as Santa on December 24, 2017 and get your lift ticket for 50% off! [learn more]  Open trai...

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Dec 19, 2017
Opening Day Updates (December 20, 2017)

Brimacombe will be open for skiing and snowboarding Wednesday, December 20, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (weather and snow conditions permitting) Standard and Bambi trails will be open with Magic Carpet and Main Street Lifts. Lift tickets (9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) will be $25+HST. We're currently focusing our snowma...

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Dec 15, 2017
Hours of Operation: December 2017

(weather and snow conditions permitting) Wednesday, December 20, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Opening Day) Thursday, December 21, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 22, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, December 23, 2017 | 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, December 24, 2017 (Christmas Eve) | 9:00 a.m. ...

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Dec 14, 2017
Opening Day: Wednesday, December 20, 2017

It's official! Brimacombe is set to open for skiing and snowboarding on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (weather and snow conditions permitting, of course!) Be sure to get your ski and snowboard gear ready, and if you haven't already, check out Slopeside Skis & Boards Retail Store at the base of Brimacombe...

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Dec 09, 2017
Brimacombe's 12 Days of Giveaways Begins December 10, 2017

It’s time to spread some holiday cheer! Brimacombe is giving something away every day for 12 days starting December 10, 2017! Each of our giveaways will be featured online, so we encourage all of our fans to visit and “like” our Facebook Page. Check in daily for each new giveaway! Winners will be contacted directl...

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Dec 02, 2017
Brimacombe's Breakfast With Santa

Share your holiday wishes with Santa right here at Brimacombe!  Enjoy a hearty breakfast, take your own photos with Santa and create some holiday crafts! Pancake breakfast includes pancakes, bacon, sausage and all the toppings, plus a small coffee, tea or hot chocolate with Santa, all for $7 including taxes (or $5 for a child portion, ag...

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Dec 01, 2017
Multi-Week Ski Rental Packages Now Available for Pick-Up

Did you purchase a PeeWee Ski Camp Rental Package or an 8-Week Ski Rental Package for your lesson program? Multi-week ski rental packages are now available for pick-up at Slopeside Skis & Boards, but only from December 1 to 23, 2017, and only while supplies last! These take-home ski packages are available on a first-come, first serve basis a...

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Dec 01, 2017
Brimacombe's Annual Winter Coat and Food Drive: December 2017

Make someone's holiday season a warm one during Brimacombe's annual Winter Coat & Food Drive, happening all December long! Brimacombe is happily accepting any non-perishable food items or gently used winter outerwear at the East Chalet (Gate 4) during our regular hours of operation for the whole month of December. Give the gift of...

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Oct 29, 2017
Brimacombe's Annual General Meeting: November 12, 2017

All members are invited to attend Brimacombe's Annual General Meeting, taking place on Sunday, November 12 at 2:30 p.m. in Brimacombe's East Chalet (parking via Gate 4). Stay informed and join us as we reflect on last season and share our vision for the future. All members welcome.  About Oshawa Ski Club/Brimacombe Oshawa Ski ...

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Oct 29, 2017
First Frost At The Brim (Annual Open House): November 11 + 12, 2017

The ski season is coming up quick! Come celebrate the return of Jack Frost and beat the Early Bird Savings Deadline on memberships and lessons! Brimacombe’s annual First Frost at the Brim Open House is on Saturday, November 11 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, November 12 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This fun-filled weekend is a ...

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Oct 17, 2017
Brimacombe's 2017/18 General Waiver Now Available Online!

Brimacombe's 2017/18 General Waiver is now available! If you've purchased your Membership, Night Season Pass or Snow School Lessons online or by phone before October 17. 2017, please follow the link below to complete your waiver(s) from a tablet or computer. Please note, a waiver must be completed by each applicant/passholder before y...

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Oct 02, 2017
Brimacombe's Annual Ski & Snowboard Swap – Saturday, November 4, 2017

Sell your old equipment. Buy something new (or new-ish)! Join us Saturday, November 4, 2017 at Brimacombe's 2017 Blowout Sale & Ski Swap for lots of great deals on new and used skis, snowboards and more! Whether you're looking for a great deal on brand new equipment we've carried over from last season, or you're searching for...

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Sep 18, 2017
It's Not Too Late To Save – Next Savings Deadline Is November 15, 2017!

Did you miss the Super Early Bird Savings Deadline on September 17? Don't worry. You can still take advantage of some great pre-season savings if you get your payment in by the next Early Bird Deadline on Wednesday, November 15, 2017. Registering for ski or snowboard lessons at Brimacombe Snow School? Register and submit complete pay...

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Sep 15, 2017
2017/18 Brimacombe Events

We at Brimacombe do not support Winter Blues, February Blahs and/or Cabin Fever. In fact,we suggest that is you see them coming, you grab your friends and family and run the other way! Escape to Brimacombe for what Grandma might call "some good old-fashioned fun" but what we call "a sweet day on the slopes!" Need an exc...

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Sep 01, 2017
Super Early Bird Savings End September 17, 2017!

Don't miss out on the chance to save BIG on some of the best family skiing and snowboarding at one of Southern Ontario's largest ski areas! Save up to $60 per person on individual memberships and more than $200 on new family memberships when you pay by Brimacombe's Super Early Bird Savings deadline.  Brimacombe's Sup...

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Aug 25, 2017
Shop for your 2017/18 Memberships, Passes and 8-Week Lessons Online Now!

With the launch of our brand new website, we've also made Memberships, Night Season Passes and 8-Week Lesson Programs available for purchase online! You can now get ready for the upcoming ski season from the comfort of your home – and don't worry, we're not judging you for shopping in your pajamas.  Don't wait! Su...

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Aug 23, 2017
Online Sales Coming Soon!

Welcome to our new website!  Over the coming days we will continue to add new features – including ONLINE SALES for Memberships, Passes and select Snow School Lessons. Be sure to check back frequently and watch our social media channels to see what else is new! As always, you can purchase your 2017/18 Membership...

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Aug 21, 2017
Welcome to Brimacombe's New Website!

We've been working hard this summer to re-invent the way we get our information to you! We hope you are as excited as we are for our new and improved website which includes a new responsive design, giving you greater access to more information from your mobile and tablet devices. Over the coming days and weeks we will continue...

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