Discover Winter Wonderland: Big White Ski Resort, Canada's Hidden Gem
Imagine having Canada's second-largest lifting system right at your doorstep, ready to whisk you away to the snowy paradise of Big White Ski Resort
in beautiful British Columbia. When it's just a short 45-minute scenic drive from Kelowna
or a more adventurous journey along the Rock Creek highway, you'll find yourself on the threshold of an incredible winter getaway.
Once you arrive at the Big White Ski Resort, you'll quickly see why it's been voted one of the top two resorts in all of Canada by Conde Naste Traveler readers for two consecutive years! Beyond its legendary snow conditions (locals affectionately call it Okanagan Champagne Powder), ski-in, ski-out convenience, and its warm family-friendly atmosphere, Big White takes pride in being a locally owned and operated Canadian gem. This focus on guest experience ensures that your entire family, whether beginners or seasoned pros, will have an unforgettable winter getaway.
Big White boasts Canada's second-largest lift system, featuring 16 lifts serving 119 runs of varying difficulty, ensuring minimal wait times even during peak season. With a green run accessible from every lift, your whole family can explore the entire mountain, top to bottom, together. And if you need some time to yourself, don't worry—Big White is thrilled to announce the return of its world-renowned Kids' Centre and daycare
As Canada's largest entirely ski-in, ski-out village, you can walk, ski, or snowboard to all accommodations
, dining establishments
, and winter activities
within the resort. Whether you prefer a hotel, townhouse, or a luxurious private chalet, Big White Central Reservations
offers lodging options to suit every family and budget. With nearly 20 on-mountain restaurants, cafes, and bars, you'll have no shortage of dining and apres-ski choices.
Family-friendly fun abounds at Big White Ski Resort. Grab a pair of rental skates
from the Happy Valley Day Lodge and test your skills on Canada's Highest Elevation Skating Rink. Pick up a tube and zip down one of the five exhilarating lanes at the Tube Park
. Treat yourself to a dog-sled tour
through Big White's stunning backcountry. Snowshoeing
, cross-country skiing
—there's a world of non-skiing activities to explore during your vacation. What's more, after a two-year hiatus, weekly scheduled events are making a comeback, including Tuesday Night Bingo, Moose Tube Time, and Saturday Kids' Carnivals! Check out the Events Calendar
Big White Ski Resort is proud to be a CanaDream Club
partner. If you're travelling in an RV, you'll be thrilled to know that overnight RV camping with no services is available in the Happy Valley Day Lodge Parking Lot. Be sure to purchase permits at the Central Mountain Check-in
So, what are you waiting for? Plan your next unforgettable family adventure at Big White Ski Resort, where the snow is pristine, the smiles are abundant, and the memories are everlasting!