POWder Card – The Choice is Yours

POWder Cards on sale January 6, 2025

The Big White POWder Card offers two multi-day options: the 5-day flex card with a 30% discount on weekend ticket window pricing, and the 3-day flex card with a 25% discount on weekend ticket window pricing. What does this mean for you? You can save and ski or ride any day you choose, including during peak season and on powder days!

The POWder Card returns for the 2024/25 season and pays homage to our partnership with Protect Our Winters Canada (POW). POW is a multi-faceted community of athletes, brands and outdoor enthusiasts dedicated to advocating for policy solutions to climate change, and we are ecstatic to be one of four Canadian resorts, and the only resort in our region, to be involved in its Resort Program.

*The POWder Card is available online, starting January 6, on the Big White e-store, the POWder Card will allow you to make a morning-of decision and ski or ride from $122 a day, with no black-out periods. That’s a savings of up to $117/day during peak season (February 15-23).

This ticket must be assigned to one guest and cannot, under any circumstance, be shared between multiple users. Ticket fraud will result in fines

Big White Ski Resort lift tickets being sold on social media, forums, or classifieds run a high risk of being linked to a fraudulent credit card. Tickets are non-transferrable. To avoid disappointment when visiting the resort please purchase tickets from our online e-store to ensure authentication.

2024-2025 POWder CARD RATES

multi-day options 3 DAY SAVE 25% 5 DAY SAVE 30%
ADULT (19-64) $384  Save $138
$609  Save $261
YOUTH (13-18) | SENIOR (65+) $319  Save $128
$504  Save $241
Child (6-12) $254  Save $103
$404  Save $191
+ $10 CARD FEE (Does not apply to Tot or Reloaded Tickets)
Prices shown are per lift ticket and do not include tax (5% GST). Ticket pricing subject to change without notice. Once you've picked up your ticket, it can be reloaded online. Includes night skiing when available.
* Based on Weekend Window Price.


To Purchase an online ticket:

  1. Select the Buy Now option.
  2. Each person must setup an individual profile so that every ticket is assigned to a guest.
  3. Upon purchase, you'll receive a QR Code on your mobile device (or print out, if you prefer!). Check your junk/spam folder.
  4. When it is time to head to the mountain, proceed directly to one of our new Big White Ticket Pick-Up Boxes located around the resort.
  5. Scan your QR Code at the pick-up boxes and your physical ticket will be printed.
    • Remember not to Zoom in the QR Code and have your phone brightness turned up.
  6. Head direct to lift and enjoy your day on the mountain.
  7. Please ski and ride with care and abide by the alpine responsibility code.
  8. Want to ski again? You can reload your physical card by using the WTP# found on the front of your card.
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Once you have purchased an online lift ticket, you can reload the physical card with additional lift tickets or POWder Cards. Log in to your online account to reload.

If you have any questions, please contact our Tickets Department at tickets@bigwhite.com or call 250-491-6262 (Toll Free: 1-888-663-6882).



All Big White Ski Resort lift tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable. All prices are quoted per person. Rates are in Canadian dollars. Applicable taxes will be added to all prices. Multi-day pricing is based on the first day price. Dates and prices may be subject to change without notice. Some restrictions may apply. We do not guarantee snow conditions, weather conditions, open terrain or number of lifts operating. Age category is based on age at the period of time you will be visiting. Although tot tickets are free (tot tickets available at The VCM Ticket Office), all children must have a lift pass on their person while skiing.


Season pass and Cardholders must be aware of and obey to the Terms & Conditions.

  • Refund Policy: Big White Ski Resort Season Passes and Lift Tickets are non-refundable, non-transferable and are to be used within the season they are purchased for. Any Season Pass Payment Plan payments are non-refundable. Season passes are not valid until paid in full. The Refundable Pass Option is only available when purchased concurrently with your season pass. Administration fees may apply. All refund requests must be submitted by April 6, 2024. Refund requests after this date will not be accepted.

By using your Season pass or lift ticket you are agreeing to the terms and conditions listed below:

  • Season passes and lift tickets remain the property of Big White Ski Resort Ltd and may be revoked for misuse and/or breach of terms.
  • Passes and Tickets are for personal use only. They are not transferable and cannot be resold (including on any online platforms such as Facebook groups).
  • Season passes and Lift tickets will be voided immediately and permanently if someone else is caught using your pass or card whether you are aware of the misuse or not.
  • You are liable for any misuse while the Pass or Card is not in your possession unless you have already reported your pass lost/stolen prior to the misuse. Remember passes are valuable so please keep them in a safe place at all times.
  • A fine will apply if anyone other than the passholder is caught using your pass. The minimum fine amount is $250 plus the cost of a full day lift ticket at window rates.
  • You are responsible for reporting if your pass or card gets lost, stolen or damaged immediately. For replacements, you will be charged a $25 reprint fee (upon presentation of a valid government issued photo ID).
  • Respect the Mountain. Respect Others. Respect Yourself. Failure to obey this rule will result in removal from the mountain and suspension of pass privileges. Offensive or threatening behavior towards other guests or staff will not be tolerated.
  • You must abide by the Alpine Responsibility Code at all times. Breaching the Alpine Responsibility Code will result in temporary or permanent loss of pass privileges and resort access.
  • Big White Ski Resort may change the opening and closing dates of the mountain and of the season without warning (snow permitting).

Big White Ski Resort reserves the right, at any time and without notice, to amend the terms and conditions of Season passes and Lift tickets.


Once all days are used on a POWder card, the media can be reloaded online with additional 3-day or 5-day POWder Cards. Regular lift tickets can also be loaded onto the POWder card media. Regular lift tickets are subject to the online discount available at time of purchase. Regular lift tickets are date sensitive, even when reloaded onto a POWder card. Ticket media can only be reloaded during the same season as the original purchase. You will NOT receive a QR code when reloading tickets, proceed direct to the lifts with your existing ticket.


Resort Lift ticket pick up box locations:

- The Village Centre Mall
- Ridge Day Lodge
- Blackforest Day Lodge
- Central Mountain Check In
- Gem Lake Day Lodge
- The Tubing Hut in Happy Valley Adventure Park

The Village Centre Mall Ticket Office will be open for in-person ticket transactions and ticket information. All other purchases can be facilitated online through the e-store.

Helpful Info
- Tot passes for ages 5 & under are Free and available at the ticket office in the Village Centre Mall


The use of ski area premises and facilities and participation in activities at Big White Ski Resort Ltd. is subject to the conditions set out in the Release of Liability, Waiver of Claims, Assumption of Risks and Indemnity Agreement (the “Release Agreement”).
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Toll Free: 1-888-663-6882

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