Pros: fast lifts, great variety of terrain
Cons: sever bottleneck at mid mountain lodge, and down at the bottom lifts.
Marmot Basin is rarely ever crowded. Being so far from any major city (3 and a half hours), it only really gets crowded on the christmas holidays and spring break. On busy days, hell even a normal day, the base of the canadian rockies express chair and the eagle express gets pretty crowded because they are the two main ways to get up the mountain, and they are right beside each other. They are fast lifts though, and the canadian express goes all the way to the top of paradise so, pretty much all the way up the mountain. The other major bottleneck, even worse than the bottom, is the mid mountain lodge. if its at all busy, stay away from here, or risk getting hit by some noob cruising...(read more)