Big White Is The Place To Be For Presidents' Week
Whether its fantastic snow, unbeatable ski-in, ski-out convenience, or the ultimate in family fun you're after, Big White is the place to be. You'll be surprised just how affordable coming to the snow can be with the best exchange rate in over a decade and one call can book it all with Big White Central Reservations. So consider this your official invitation to come up and join us for some pure Canadian fun!
US friends, your dollar goes further here!
Spend the week with us and we’ll give you 2 nights and 2 days free! Getting the deal is as simple as booking 5 nights and 5 days of skiing with Big White Central Reservations and we’ll give you 2 more nights and 2 more days skiing FREE! So go ahead and make the most of this Presidents Week, you won’t regret it!
Valid for residents of North America only. New bookings only in select accommodation. Must be booked as a package; accommodation and lift tickets. Some restrictions may apply.
Please quote special code K0/1516 at time of booking.
Ski & Board School
Family Fun for All Ages
Skiing and snowboarding are just the beginning as at Canada's Favourite Family Resort, we will keep the entire family smiling on and off the slopes with our wide range of fun filled activities.
View our Weekly Events >> including our free carnival night and fireworks display every Saturday!
|Try this truly Canadian adventure sport and experience the thrill of mushing through Big White's backcountry.||
Experience the winter wonderland of Big White's backcountry from the comfort of a horse drawn sleigh.
|Strap on those crampons and grab an ice axe. Our impressive 60 foot ice tower is the perfect way to try the sport.|
|Strap on some skates and take a spin around Canada's highest skating rink, it's the same size as an Olympic Hockey rink!||
Take in some Kelowna Rockets hockey action. We organize tickets and transport, all you need is your cheering voice!
|Mini-Z miniature snowmobiles are great fun for the kids. Kid's get to experience the thrill of snowmobiling on a track built just for them!|
|Located in the Happy Valley Adventure Centre the Big White Tube Park is fun for the whole family.||Get off the beaten track and enjoy Big White's spectacular backcountry with a guided snowshoe tour.||Big White’s varied terrain allows for a range of snowmobile adventures from gentle family cruising to advanced backcountry powder riding.|
Thursdays & Saturdays from 6:30pm - 8:00pm
Our popular carnival night is fun for the whole family! The games are all out for the kids in the Village Centre Mall along with the popcorn and cotton candy.
This is sure to be your kids' favourite night on the hill as they participate in carnival games to win prizes.The Loose Moose will make a guest appearance to say hello to all his friends.
Saturdays at 8:15pm
Enjoy our world famous fireworks show every Saturday following Carnival Night. Take in the show from the comforts of your own chalet, soaking in the hot tub, or head down to Happy Valley for the best view!
Cruz The Blues - February
Saturday, February 13th & Sunday, February 14th
Explore Big White with this family favourite event! Pick up your Cruz the Blues Passport at the Concierge Desk, take it to each blue run, locate the sign with the stamp attached and stamp each run as you go. This is a fantastic way to discover the mountain.
HOW DOES CRUZ THE BLUES WORK?
- Register to participate and collect a Passport from the Concierge Desk in the Village Centre Mall.
- Ski or snowboard around the allocated Blue runs.
- Find the Cruz the Blues sign and stamp at the Trail Sign and stamp your Passport at as many of the allocated trails as you can.
- Have a great day exploring Big White with your family and friends.
Submit your completed Passport on the Sunday of the Cruz the Blues weekends to the Events Staff in the Happy Valley Day Lodge from 3:30pm - 4:00pm to be entered to WIN Cruz the Blues prizes!
Attend the Cruz the Blues presentation at 4:00pm in the Happy Valley Day Lodge to pick up your FREE t-shirt and win prizes.
Driving To Big White
Big White is 35 miles South East of Kelowna, the largest city in the Okanagan Valley. For guests traveling from the Seattle area (350 miles), we estimate it being a 6 hour drive to Big White.
To save time at the border, we recommend guests driving the I5 use the Sumas Border Crossing. Remember to save money at the pumps and gas up in the USA before crossing into Canada.
Flying To Big White
Alaska Airlines operates 3 daily non-stop flights from Seattle into Kelowna with flight time less than an hour! Big White is an easy 50 minute shuttle away from the Kelowna Airport and our personable shuttle drivers will deliver you to the front door of your on mountain accommodation.
Guests flying Alaska Airlines can Ski FREE their same day of arrival with your Alaska Airlines boarding pass. Simply present your boarding pass with ID to the ticket office in the Village Centre Mall and you'll receive a free lift ticket for that day.(includes night skiing when available).