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Big White’s newest lift, the Powder 2.0 Quad Chair, now open

Posted on: December 14, 2018 | In the media

The wait is over! Big White Ski Resort’s brand new, $4-million Powder 2.0 Quad Chair started spinning Friday morning – bringing hundreds of skiers and boarders to 13 fresh runs within the first hour of operation.

The General – An Origin Story

Posted on: December 14, 2018 | Mountain News

The name of Big White Ski Resort’s newest run – The General – may seem an odd choice, but those of you who have been around the mountain for a long time will know it’s a name rooted in history.

A First-Timer’s Guide to Visiting Big White Ski Resort

Posted on: December 13, 2018 | Mountain News

It’s your first time to Big White – maybe it’s your first time skiing or boarding – and we want to make sure your trip is not just enjoyable, but safe. From getting to the resort to strapping on your skis to apres ski – we’ll be with you, every step of the way.

From 1963 to now – 55 years of Big White

Posted on: December 08, 2018 | In the media

1963: Lester B. Pearson was prime minister; a lakefront home in Kelowna cost just over $16,000; and, Big White Ski Resort opened to the public for the first time ever. 

Give the Gift of: Big White

Posted on: December 08, 2018 | Mountain News

We’ve decorated the trees and strung up the lights. We’ve written up lists. We’ve checked them twice. And we’ve made sure Canada’s Highest Skating Rink has plenty of ice.

Big White Ski Resort bid to host 2020 FIS World Cup Snowboard Cross looks promising – site inspector

Posted on: December 05, 2018 | Telus Park

The 2018/2019 season may have only just begun, but Big White Ski Resort has 2020 in its sights: the resort is in the early stages of being considered as a host for a FIS World Cup Snowboard Cross event next season.

Christmas is Big at Big White

Posted on: November 30, 2018 | Mountain News

While Santa’s elves are busy making millions of presents for millions of good little boys and girls this month, the staff at Big White Ski Resort are also busy wrapping hundreds of presents, checking thousands of lights, decorating dozens of trees and preparing for a 25-day kaleidoscope of red, white and green fun.

Mother Nature Comes Through On Big White Ski Resort's Opening Day

Posted on: November 23, 2018 | In the media

After nearly a week without fresh snow, Mother Nature made sure to show off for visitors on Big White Ski Resort’s Opening Day.

Top 5 Reasons To Ski Big White Early Season

Posted on: November 15, 2018 | Activities

The winter is almost upon us and snow is beginning to pile up around the resort. Many people are beginning to plan their trips up the mountain, but why wait? Some think the ski season begins in the New Year, but early winter is the most underrated time of the year to go skiing in Canada. The combination of great snow conditions, small crowds, money-saving deals and fun après events means the pre-Christmas season is the perfect time to come up to the mountain and brush up on your skills – or, learn new ones! Here are the top five reasons you should go skiing before Christmas: 

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