Sunday July 14th marks the end of the inaugural Freeride Days at Big White Ski Resort presented by Monster Energy. This year was a year of firsts as many of the events have never been done at Big White.
Chad Nell has a two-year waitlist for his hand-made knives – but, make the podium at Big White’s 2nd Annual Invitational Slopestyle Gold Event this summer, and you can bypass that wait. Bike Big White is replacing traditional trophies at this year’s event with one-of-a-kind gold, silver and bronze-handled knives crafted by the Utah-based knife maker.
Big White’s Craft & Country, Beer & Music Mountain Festival is just a week away – and organizers are on the hunt for beer vendors for the July 6 festival. This is the fifth year Big White has hosted the festival, and this year, it’ll be bigger and better than ever, with more music, more beer and bigger crowds to take it all in.
Big White Ski Club was given an honourable mention as “Club of the Year” in this year’s Audi Canadian Ski Racing Awards. Dispersed annually, the awards recognize the best in Canadian ski racing for that season, with nominations and votes submitted by the public.
Here’s what we know about Dads: They like outdoor adventures, cold, frothy pints of beer and cracking jokes that make their children uncomfortable. As Canada’s Favourite Family Resort, we also know Dads love Big White, and, this year, we’re making Father’s Day gift-giving easy with a list of ways you can share our beautiful mountain with the man who changes your tires and grills your steaks.
Dust that bike off. Big White’s 5th Annual L’Alpe De Grand Blanc – a 60-kilometre road bike ride from Kelowna to the Village at Big White – is just weeks away. If you're interested in conquering a ride of this magnitude, take some advice from Big White’s on-site pro: start prepping now.