Big White Ski Resort

Near Kelowna British Columbia, Big White Ski Resort is one of Canada’s top award winning ski destinations.

Big White Ski Resort offers some of the most spectacular skiing and snowboarding in British Columbia, Canada. The resort is close to Kelowna BC- just 35 miles away from the Big White Village Centre or 30 miles from the Westridge Base.

Plan on visiting Big White Ski Resort along with other Northwest Ski Areas on a trip through the Pacific Northwest and British Columbia.

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Cutting Through at Big White Ski Resort

“Cutting Through” by Kieran Barrett, from Big White Ski Resort

With an average annual snowfall of 24.5 feet, Big Whit offers 15 ski lifts that accommodate all skill levels. The terrain covers 7,355 acres in the resort area, with 2,765 patrolled.  With 905 acres of groomed runs and 1,525 acres of alpine and glades, you’ll see why Big White is one of the Pacific Northwests favorite ski destination.

Big White Ski Resort also offers Canada’s largest night skiing area at 38 acres.

The variety of terrain includes 18% beginner, 54 % intermediate, 22% expert, and 6% extreem. You’ll also find the TELUS Park with a Boarder/Skier-Cross course along with Beginner/Intermediate and Intermediate/Advanced lanes combined with Rails and Jumps.
For Cross Country skiers Big Withe offers 16 miles of combined Nordic and Wilderness trails.

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You may be coming to Big White simply for the skiing and snowboarding, but you’ll soon discover you can have a true Canadian adventure.

You can explore snow covered hills by snowmobile, explore backcountry on cross country skis and snowshoes, sleigh ride through the wilderness or mush behind a husky.

As BC’s premier family destination, you’ll find a great range of events and activities for the entire family including night skiing, snow tubing, ice skating, mini z’s, fireworks and carnivals just to name a few…
If you’re after relaxation, soak up the sunset in a steaming hot tub, sit by the fire sipping hot chocolate, tantalize your senses at one of the luxurious day spas or stroll through our enticing retail outlets.

After a day on the slopes, take your entertainment and dining experience to new heights with a feast of restaurants, lounges, coffee houses, delis, bakeries, cozy pubs and bars.


Located in the picturesque Okanagan Valley, the Big White Ski Resort is uniquely blessed with sunny weather, dry powder and a mild average temperature of -5C (23 F). With 118 market runs fanning from the summit, 2,765 acres of skiable terrain, and 16 lifts, there‘s a great selection of terrain for everyone with deep powder bowls, wide-open glades, and great fall-line cruising.

Getting to Big White is easy, located just 56km (35miles) southeast of Kelowna there are plenty of travel options. Major airlines fly daily into Kelowna’s international airport which is the major gateway into BC’s interior.

The Mountain

Trail Map

Transportation Options

Big White Ski Resort Hotels and Accommodations

As the largest totally ski-in, ski-out ski resort in Canada, you can experience the luxury of stepping straight out onto the slopes from our fantastic range of accommodation. There’s something for everyone whether it’s a luxurious self contained vacation home with a private hot tub, a cozy condominium or a welcoming hotel suite.


Big White Webcams

Big White - Gem Lake Express

Gem Lake Express at Big White Ski Resort

Big White - Easy Street Webcam

“Easy Street” webcam at Big White Ski Resort


Big White Ski Resort Weather Forecast

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