Big White Ski Resort Awarded 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

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Kelowna, B.C., May 20, 2015 – Big White Ski Resort, Canada’s most family friendly ski resort, has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given to establishments that consistently achieve great reviews on TripAdvisor. When selecting Certificate of Excellence winners, TripAdvisor looks at destinations that are consistently and frequently reviewed highly. To qualify, a business must maintain an overall TripAdvisor bubble rating of at least four out of five, have a minimum number of reviews and must have been listed on TripAdvisor for at least 12 months.“We’re delighted to be recognized by TripAdvisor, but most importantly we’re thrilled with what our guests have written about their experience,” said Michael Ballingall, Senior Vice President of Big White Ski Resort. “As a family-owned, purposely built ski resort we’ve always been fully committed to providing a world-class winter experience in the heart of British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley. Now we just wait for Mother Nature, champagne powder and the weather so we can do it all over again!” "TripAdvisor is pleased to honour exceptional hospitality businesses that have received consistent praise and recognition by travellers on the site,” said Marc Charron, President of TripAdvisor for Business. “By putting a spotlight on businesses that are focused on delivering great service to customers, TripAdvisor not only helps drive increasing hospitality standards around the world, it also gives both large and small businesses the ability to shine and stand out from the competition.”

Where in Europe would you like to go? YLW wants to know!

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One of the “perks” to living in beautiful Kelowna is the convenience of having an International Airport right in our backyard. Here is your chance to let the folks at YLW know "where in Europe would you go if you could fly there tomorrow?" OR if you're currently living in Europe, tell us where you are what it would take to get you here to Kelowna!

Top 5 Ways To Celebrate Easter in Big White

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Easter at Big White is all about family, friends and fun. Oh - and chocolate.

Big White Freestyle Team place 6th, 7th & 8th in Freesking Competition

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The Big White freestyle team travelled to Nelson last weekend to compete in the 4th Annual Smith Optics Junior Freeski Open, held at Whitewater Resort on March 27, 28 and 29.

White Crystal Inn receives 2014 Award of Excellence from Booking.com

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The White Crystal Inn at Big White Ski Resort was presented with a 2014 Award of Excellence for the Booking.com Guest Review Awards. This award is earned through recognition of dedication and care in meeting and exceeding guests' expectation. By achieving an overall guest review score of 8 or above, based on a minimum of 10 reviews up until December 31, 2014.

Busiest Spring Break on Record

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With direct and easy connecting flights and excellent snow conditions, we've had the busiest Spring Break on record. Have a look at what some of our recent guests had to say about their Spring Break at Big White.

Tour White Spirit Lodge at Big White courtesy of Go Okanagan

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White Spirit Lodge at Big White Ski Resort, is an award winning log home, built on the side of the ski run, Sundance.  This spectacular private residence features 1,800 year old, hand scribed red cedars and has drawn much media attention.

2015 Sport Chek Speed Nation SBX Nationals coming up at Big White

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After an exciting and successful season, BC Snowboard is thrilled to welcome riders from across the country, as well as international riders, to the 2015 Sport Chek Speed Nation SBX Nationals at Big White Ski Resort, BC.

Big White's first-ever Amazing Race

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The first-ever Big White Amazing Race took place across the mountain last Monday. A total of 19 teams signed up to participate in the scavenger-hunt-style race, with over 90 people of all ages working together to complete as many challenges as they could in four hours.

Big White hosts 18th Annual Neil Edgeworth Banked Slalom

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Big White Ski Resort has once again successfully hosted the biggest annual event for snowboarders in British Columbia, the Neil Edgeworth Banked Slalom.  

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