Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Big White

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Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.0
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 64.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.8
  • Nightlife
  • 3.4

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 34%
  • Beginner
  • 37%
  • Families
  • 55%
  • Intermediate
  • 47%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 37%
  • Advanced
  • 26%

Helpful Highlights:

We visited Big White for the first time for President's week and stayed at the Plaza on RIdge condominiums. The unit was spacious and clean but extremely n...

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  • 3

    17 cm fresh snow

    by shredder007 - 2nd February 2009

    Pros: finally getting some snow

    Cons: It's been 3 weeks since fresh snow

    Went up today, fresh snow was nice. Still lot's of exposed rocks, at least the ones on the green runs are now marked Quite icy up high as wind has blown sn... Full review

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  • 3

    was there 7 out of last 9 days

    by shredder007 - 5th January 2010

    Pros: starting to get more snow, Christmas visitors are gone

    Cons: High cost of lunch foods, wet snow Monday

    Starting to get enough snow for tree riding everywhere. Was crusty snow in the past week, but recent snows are covering that nicely (in the trees) Jan 4'... Full review

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  • 3

    Still under 200 cm base

    by shredder007 - 19th March 2009

    Pros: Spring dumps of snow

    Cons: Poor viz

    Spent Mar 14,15,16,17 & 18 . Still under a 2 M base so lot's of rockys higher up. Has been the Big Whiteout the past few days. Had some nice powder runs ... Full review

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  • 3

    Very disappointed with accommodations but really like the resoirt

    by Karl - 21st February 2014

    Pros: Ski-in ski-out, friendly staff

    Cons: Terrible accomodations at Plaza on the Ridge

    We visited Big White for the first time for President's week and stayed at the Plaza on RIdge condominiums. The unit was spacious and clean but extremely n... Full review

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  • 3

    Big White Ski Resort Review

    by Sunblue - 13th January 2007

    Pros:

    Cons:

    We encountered foggy conditions that started at the top of the mountains early in the morning and proceeded down hill to the point that we had to leave in t... Full review

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  • 3

    Big White Ski Resort Review

    by DrSoar - 8th April 2007

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    Cons:

    Nice mountain when you can see it. The lack of open terrain is a bit of a problem but the runs especially to skiers right are interesting enough for an expe... Full review

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