Tourism British Columbia just launched a new website targeting skiers and snowboarders, to aid them in planning trips to BC resorts. The travel planner includes transportation, resort, and activity information, plus a variety of special discounts from resorts. Tourism BC is also offering a contest to ski or ride one of its resorts.

British Columbia is home to 13 major ski and snowboarder resorts. It also has 22 smaller ski areas. If you don’t have any idea where they are or what they are, check here.

Special discounts for a variety of resorts are also advertised through Tourism BC. You can find deals for ski resorts here.

Revelstoke powder bluebird(RMR:Andrew Danyluk)

Revelstoke is BC's newest resort. Photo by Andrew Danyluk. Courtesy of Revelstoke Mountain Resort.

You can still get in on a prize draw for a ski vacation from BC Tourism. The organization is offering a $10,000 prize vacation for two people at one of its ski resorts. It includes roundtrip airfare, ground transportation, four nights of accommodations, $500 spending money for each person, and three days of lift tickets and rentals.

The winners of the prize will be able to visit one of the following resorts:

Apex Mountain Resort
Big White Ski Resort
Fernie Alpine Resort
Kicking Horse Mountain Resort
Kimberley Alpine Resort
Mount Washington Alpine Resort
Panorama Mountain Village
Red Mountain Resort
Revelstoke Mountain Resort
Silver Star Mountain Resort
Sun Peaks Resort
Whistler Blackcomb
Whitewater Ski Resort

The draw is open to U.S. and Canadian residents that are at least 19 years old. All entries must be submitted online by March 31. Be sure to read the fine print on the contest rules. You can find the rules and entry form here.