What's New

Resort Developments


Big White is excited to announce the construction of the Black Forest Day Lodge, development is currently underway and will be complete winter 2015.  Enjoy hot, delicious food and tasty, cold beverages in this beautiful new lodge building while taking in the views and Okanagan sunshine.

View the Black Forest Day Lodge Webcam

  • 150 seat quick serve food outlet
  • south west facing outdoor seating area
  • spacious day use lunch room for guests to gather while fueling up
  • new expanded parking facilities
  • direct walk to lift access
  • on-site day ticket sales counter
  • additional ski lockers available for season pass holders
  • open daily from 8am - 4pm
  • will convert to a 2000 sq ft pillar less meetings and function area


NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Toasty Treehouse

New this year, the Toasty Treehouse located in the heart of the village.  There is no better way to fuel up than with comfort food at the Toasty Treehouse.  Serving delicious specialty grilled cheese sandwiches, and the Canadian classic Poutine. The licensed patio is the perfect place to enjoy beer, wine, and Gluhwein.
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NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Ogopogo Adventure Trail

Big White is proud to open the Ogopogo Adventure Trail.

The Ogopogo is a mythical sea creature some believe lives in nearby Lake Okanagan. The new trail starts with a large entranceway shaped like the mouth of the Ogopogo. You then travel down the trail through arches that mimic the shape of the Ogopogo's body.

NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Bean Scene Coffee Works

Located beneath Snowshoe Sams, Bean Scene Coffee Works has a view of the beautiful village square. Everything is made fresh in the Bean Scene bakery, even the bread!
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NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Sessions Taphouse & Grill

The newly renovated Sessions Taphouse & Grill is “a pub with a conscience with a focus on sustainability. From the construction right through to the food, our concept is simple: Support Local, Drink Local, Eat Local.”
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NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Grooming Machine

A new $400,000 Piston Bully grooming machine dedicated to our beginner and intermediate slopes will ensure we live up to our award for "Best Grooming in Canada" by Ski Canada Magazine.


NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Wintersteiger Ski Tuning Machine

Purchase of a Wintersteiger Mercury Ski Tuning machine. This state-of-the-art $300,000 robot is the only one of its kind in the Okanagan Valley.

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NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Loose Moose Emporium Kids Boutique

The Loose Moose Emporium is an extension of Big White’s world famous Kids Centre. Chock full of kids ski clothing, winter apparel and an international candy selection.
Check out the progress on the Village Webcam!


NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg TELUS Expansion of 4G LTE Network Coverage

TELUS has invested $100,000 to bring the world’s most advanced and fastest wireless technology to customers at Big White Ski Resort.

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Improved-banner-icon.jpg Upgrades to Nordic Trails

Due to an increasing interest in Nordic sports, Big White committed $30,000 to upgrade their beginner and intermediate cross-country ski, snowshoe trails, dog walking & dog sledding paths giving you dedicated and separate use trails this season.


Improved-banner-icon.jpg The Globe café & tapas bar

The Globe Café and Tapas Bar is pleased to announce they have moved to a new space in the heart of the Village. Inspired by the cultures and cuisines of their travels, the owners created The Globe to offer guests a unique retreat on the mountain.
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NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg New Mascot joins the Big White Team - Lucy Moose

Big White is pleased to announce the newest addition to the family – Lucy Moose.  She’s looking forward to fun in the Okanagan Champagne powder, and will definitely be dressed to impress.  Lucy Moose will be joining the beloved Loose Moose this season, and together they will share the very important responsibilities as Resort ambassadors.

NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Horse Drawn Sleigh Dining Tours

For a culinary experience unlike any other, climb aboard an old fashioned horse drawn sleigh for an experience guests won’t forget.  Admire Big White’s pristine beauty as the majestic Clydesdale horses guide the sleigh through snow covered forest to the cozy cabin in the woods.
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Improved-banner-icon.jpg Free Wi-Fi in TELUS Park & Village

Improved wi-fi connectivity in the Village Centre and TELUS Park for faster downloads when surfing the web and sharing videos and photos of your latest trick or powder run!


Local Developments

NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg Air North from Whitehorse to Kelowna

Air North  now has non- stop flights to Kelowna!  Air North, Yukon's Airline offers 2 flights a week  from Whitehorse and Vancouver to Kelowna.  For the Air North flight schedules click here.  

NEW-banner-icon-teal.jpg WestJet Encore from Kelowna to Fort McMurray

WestJet recently announced regular service between Kelowna, B.C., and Fort McMurray. This new service is offered by WestJet Encore using its fleet of Canadian-made Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft. This is another great way for residents of Northern Alberta to take advantage of the many beautiful attractions and vacation opportunities throughout the Okanagan. For more information click here.