It’s time to hit the slopes. Vancouverites are lucky enough to be a short drive away from some of the worlds best skiing and snowboarding. Even if winter sports aren’t really your thing, ski resorts still offer amazing amenities, spas and 5-star restaurants.
And, with the help of our friends at Big White Ski Resort, Vancity Buzz wants to send you on a terrific trip, to experience the resort for yourself.
Big White is a hot spot for local and foreign skiers alike. Located in the Okanagan Valley, near Kelowna, it is the place to go if you’re looking for lots of snow. Their ski-in, ski-out village is packed with a solid array of activities and adventures that will appeal to families, friends, and even the first-timers you bring a long.
Big White has 118 runs, 15 lifts, and a variety of off-slope escapades, one being a ice climbing tower (how cool is that?). With 105km of marked runs, you can ski and snowboard all day and never do the same run twice.
A weekend getaway package to Big White Ski Resort, (valued at $1,070). Package includes 2 nights in a full service hotel, 2 day lift tickets, 1 lesson (each) and 2 day equipment rentals for 2 adults.