However – the man passed away as a result of his injuries.
The resort says conditions and visibility on the mountain were sunny with no new snow overnight.
The skier was wearing a helmet.
In a statement, CEO and President of Panorama Mountain Resort Steve Paccagnan said, “Our hearts go out to the family. This is a tragic accident and we are doing everything we can to assist family members during this very difficult time. Our community is deeply saddened by this event and I want to thank the entire response team for their speed, emergency care and professionalism.”