Open
Season Start/End: 11/29 - 4/12
Elevation
:
4947ft - 7608ft
Trails
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18%| 54%| 22%| 6%
Lifts
:
16
Lift Tickets
:
from CAD$33.00 to CAD$84.00
Complete list of skipass prices

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Weather

Forecast

4"

Snowfall

35"

Snow Depth

Snow Report
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An aerial view of Big White Ski Resort. Courtesy of Big White Resort
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Big White Ski Resort is a great destination for all types of skiers and snowboarders, offering wide expansive terrain, light dry powder, short lift lines and modern facilities. The Big White Village is home to the most ski-in/ski-out accommodations in Canada.

Located in scenic British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley, Big White is about 56 kilometers or 35 miles outside the town of Kelowna. The ski area is situated on the side of Big White Mountain and offers terrain suited to span the spectrum of ability levels. The resort is an excellent family destination offering a wide array of family-friendly activities, including snowshoeing, tubing, skating, snowmobiling, dog sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides and Nordic skiing. 

An aerial view of Big White Ski Resort. Courtesy of Big White Resort
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Located in the picturesque Okanagan Valley and overlooking the Monashee Mountains, Big White is known for having short lift lines and light dry powder. The ski area also serves up a great selection of terrain for everyone with deep powder bowls, wide-open glades and long groomed trails.

Big White contains modern facilities combined with a well-thought-out trail system. The resort has more than 2,700 skiable acres and a good mix of beginner to advanced runs. 

An aerial view of Big White Ski Resort. Courtesy of Big White Resort
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When exploring the terrain at Big White, make sure to look out for “snow ghosts” that haunt the mountain. The snow ghosts are frosty, snow-caked trees that have been dubbed ghosts by the locals. Fear not as these trees are truly a site to behold.

Elevation

  • 7608ft
    Summit
  • 2549ft
    Vertical Drop
  • 4947ft
    Base

Lifts

  • 1
  • 0
  • 1
  • 5
  • 0
  • 1
  • 3
  • 5
  • 16
    Total

Terrain

  • Beginner Runs

    18%

  • Intermediate Runs

    54%

  • Advanced Runs

    22%

  • Expert Runs

    6%

  • Runs

    118

  • Terrain Parks

    1

  • Longest Run

    4 MILES

  • Skiable Terrain

    2765 ac

Important Dates

  • Projected Opening: 11/29/2014
  • Days Open Last Year: 144
  • Projected Closing Ski Season: 04/12/2015
  • Projected Days Open: 144
  • Years Open: 51
  • Average Snowfall: 294"

Big White Reviews

  • Karl


    • 3
    21st February 2014

    Full review

      We visited Big White for the first time for President's week and stayed at the Plaza on RIdge condominiums. The unit was...
     
  • richard


    • 5
    5th January 2013

    Full review

      We stayed for 2 weeks over Christmas. With the village quite high (1750m) and and Big White's snow record we knew we...
     
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  • Big Whitte, Bigwhite, Okanagan Valley

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