Big White Ski Resort

The clue is in the name; Big White ski resort is home to amazing snow and lots of it.

With a vast ski area, there are plenty of varied pistes available to keep all levels of skier happy. Hardcore, snow-savvy experts should head to the highest peaks to experience some of the best off-piste powder in the world. In the village, Big White offers the most ski-in ski-out accommodation in Canada, making it easy to take advantage of the superb skiing. This family-friendly playground also has plenty of fun activities outside of skiing to keep you busy throughout the day. Make sure to look out for the spectacular ‘Snow Ghosts’ whilst in Big White. Coined by locals, these unique snow-caked trees are famous due to their eminence and magnificent beauty.

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Best For...

  • Powder heaven
  • Snow-sure conditions
  • Vast terrain

Resort Statistics

  • Resort Altitude 1,755m
  • Skiing Altitude 2,319m
  • Total Ski Area 105km
  • Lifts 15
  • Blue Runs 19km
  • Red Runs 57km
  • Black Runs 29km
  • Cross Country 25km

Ski Accommodation in Big White, Canada

Our collection of Big White ski accommodation has been hand-picked by our ski experts. Whether you’re looking for a luxury escape, a boutique hotel or something suitable for the whole family, our experts would be delighted to help you find the perfect accommodation for your ski holiday.

Ski Accommodation
Ski Areas in Big White

Ski Areas in Big White

Hosting a varied ski area of ​​over 105km with 15 lifts and 118 tracks, combined with guaranteed snow conditions, Big White has a lot to offer. With its expansive slopes, it’s easy to understand why it’s an award-winning resort.

Skiing in Big White

Skiing in Big White

A huge amount of diversity in the pistes means that there is a run for everyone at Big White ski resort. Whilst skiing on the piste is the main feature, exquisite off-piste offers more advanced skiers the opportunity to experience waist-deep powder until your heart’s content.

Snowboarding in Big White

Snowboarding in Big White

Wide cruising runs which are rarely busy all across the resort are perfect for carving and to warm up on before you head into the powder. Big White’s off-piste will amaze even a veteran, with untouched powder everywhere you look. The Telus Park is a well-equipped snow park for all levels with plenty of jumps, pipes and rails to attempt.

Ski Schools in Big White

Ski Schools in Big White

The Ski & Board School offers daily group or private programmes to learn, get tips and hone in on your ski skills. The school specialises in boosting your confidence as well as showing you what Big White resort has to offer.

Crèches in Big White

Crèches in Big White

Big White ski resort offers the popular ‘Big White Kids’ Centre’ where children’s clubs range from age three to early teens. It’s a great place to learn new techniques while exploring the resort in a fun and enjoyable setting.

Restaurants in Big White

Restaurants in Big White

An abundance of dining options presents the opportunity to trial some of Canada’s best cuisine and a variety of local Okanagan wine is a popular feature of most restaurants. Kettle Valley Steakhouse specialises in fine local cuisine and serves succulent Canadian beef and fresh seafood with an extensive selection of local wine. The contemporary 6 Degrees bistro offers an alternative tapas-style culinary experience in an intimate and unique setting.

Après Ski in Big White

Après Ski in Big White

There is a number of bars around Big White but Snowshoe Sam’s is by far the best and the only bar to go to if you’re looking for a lively night in the mountains. Voted #1 Ski Bar in North America, there is no reason to go anywhere else.

Non-Skiers in Big White


For those who do not ski, there is plenty to do throughout the day to keep you entertained. Being an excellent family resort, there are all sorts of family-friendly activities to take part in. Snowshoeing, tubing, skating, snowmobiling, dog sledding, horse-drawn sleigh rides and Nordic skiing are just some of the activities available. Additionally, there is a wide selection of restaurants, shops and spas to check out during your stay.

Map of Big White

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