Big White Ski Resort





Ski Resort Profile


Big White Ski Resort
British Columbia
Canada
Phone: 800 663-2772


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About the Ski Resort

Big White boasts a longer than average ski season running from mid-November
to mid-April. This is due to the 750 cm (300 inches) of snow received annually.

With four high-speed quads and nine lifts, skiers and snowboarders can explore a wide range of terrain, including phenomenal powder bowls, glades and marked trails.

Big White also has three state of the art snowboard parks and half-pipes
built to competition standards. There are also 25 km(15.5 miles) of cross-country trails. The Bullet high-speed quad and Plaza quad chairs access night skiing and riding five nights a week. 38 acres are illuminated for night skiing and riding.

Big White Ski Resort has one of the largest International Ski Schools with
programs designed for all ages and abilities. Snowhosts provide daily complimentary ski tours of the mountain for those wishing a guided adventure.

The on mountain accommodation is complimented by 17 bars and restaurants
offering everything from international cuisine, award winning wines, to bar
snacks and take out pizza.



Ski resort area details


Alpine Skiing: Yes
Night Skiing: Yes
Heli-Skiing: No
Snowcat Skiing: No
Snowboarding: No
Snowshoe trails: No
Cross country: 25 km
Snow tubing: Yes
 

 Easiest:  18 %

 More Difficult:  56 %

 Most Difficult:  26 %

 Experts only:  --
AVERAGE USER RATING

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Pace of Play: Pace of play: 0
Money Value: Money value: 0
Tees: Tees: 0
Service: Service: 0



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Mountain Statistics


Base elevation:  4,950 ft
Summit elevation:  7,606 ft
Vertical drop:  2,656 ft
Skiable area:  2,765 acres
Annual snowfall:  294 in
Snowmaking:  0 %
 
Number of trails:  118
Number of lifts:  15
Types of lifts:  2 Tubing Lifts,
 1 Magic Carpet,
 1 Handle Tow,
 1 T-bar,
 3 Double Chair,
  1 Triple Chair,
 1 Quad,
  4 High-Speed Quads,
 1 Gondola


Ski Resort Services


Childcare  Yes
Adaptive skier:  Yes
Nearby lodging:  Yes
 
Ski lessons:  Yes
Snowboard lessons:  Yes
 
Ski rentals:  Yes
Snowboard rentals:  Yes


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Ski Resort directions


Big White is located 55 km (33 Mi.) from Kelowna in the heart of the Okanagan Valley. The Westridge Area featuring the Gem Lake Express can be reached in less than 45 minutes and the Village Centre is only 50 minutes from the airport