Big White is excited to announce the construction of the Black Forest Day Lodge. Development is currently 1/3 of the way through and will be completed by winter 2015. Enjoy hot, delicious food and tasty, cold beverages in this beautiful new lodge building while taking in the views and Okanagan sunshine.
- 150 seat quick serve food outlet
- Southwest-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 meeting and function area
Magic Carpet Tube Lift
New this season is the addition of the high capacity Magic Carpet Tube Lift. Capable of moving up to 1000 people per hour and measuring 170 metres long with a vertical of 23 metres. Efficiently replacing the previous two tube lifts, the new Magic Carpet Tube Lift will keep your tubing experience fast moving, fun and exciting.
Big White’s premier retail store (previously named Ski Dazzle) is located on the main floor in the Village Centre Mall and can provide everything you need to maximize your time and style on the snow. In the summer it will also stock sunscreen, repellents and outdoor accessories, as well as unique gifts and souvenirs.
Elevation Village Spa
Elevation Village Spa is pleased to announce its new location in the Chateau Big White, in addition to its existing location in the Village Centre Mall. Elevate your body, mind, and spirit as you escape into their mountain sanctuary. More info
Spoons Ice Cream
Introducing Big White’s first ice cream company: Spoons. Locally owned and operated from the Okanagan Highlands, the team at Spoons wanted to produce flavours inspired by the hot summers and crisp winters of our backyard. That’s why they use natural products such as seasonal fruits and local dairy.
Best of Kelowna 2015 Gold Award Recipient. A new private VIP area overlooking the bar will be available for group parties. This private area can be reserved for group bookings who want the ultimate VIP experience, bottle service and a private server.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.