canada’s largest ski in ski out resort
IT’S ALL ABOUT THE SNOW! Big White is home to the best snow in British Columbia and the longest season in the Okanagan Valley. Mother Nature provides 750cm (24.5 feet) of 100% natural, dry and fluffy powder snow up to and beyond the season, every year.
This abundant snow fall provides endless days of fresh lines and winter fun. Big White Ski Resort is located in central British Columbia, a 50 minute drive from Kelowna International Airport, making this resort a prime location for domestic and international visitors. Whether you choose economy or luxury – you can ski right from your door! Canada’s largest ski in ski out village has something for every style and budget.
Soak in the breath-taking views from your private balcony and allow your hot tub to envelop you in relaxation. Watch the snow fall, blanketing the resort in powder for tomorrow’s adventure. Big White enjoys some of the best weather in British Columbia. They boast an average temperature of -5°C (23°F), allowing you to ski and board all day in comfort.
Big White is proud to offer a wide variety of terrain on their alpine runs. Every chairlift accesses a wide variety of terrain including at least one green run, so you can ride the chair with your friends of all ability levels and explore your way down the mountain based on your expertise. Skiing and snowboarding are not the only things to do at Big White. There is an outdoor skating rink, tubing park, horse drawn sleigh rides, dog sledding and snowmobiling, to name a few. In addition, the resort’s weekly list of activities includes quiz nights, bingo, kids’ carnival and fireworks. Big White offers a wide range of dining options, including fine, casual and slope-side dining, and a number of lounges and pubs to relax in after a long day on the slopes.
Cruise down immaculately groomed runs, satisfied knowing that your children are being introduced to the exciting world of mountain fun at the Big White Kids Centre. Or, take a lesson from top-notch Big White Ski and Board School certified pros so that your kids don’t leave you behind! At Big White, we believe that ‘time is your ultimate luxury, so use it well.’ With 16 lifts and an uphill capacity of 28,000 skiers and riders per hour, you’ll never wait more than a few minutes – even at the busiest times.