Silver Star Mountain Resort

Getting There

Silver Star is located in the Okanagan Valley, 22 kilometres (12 miles) northeast of Vernon, British Columbia. Shuttle service to the resort is available by Vernon Airporter which also provides shuttle day-trip service between Silver Star and its sister resort, Big White. Helicopter service is also available between the two resorts. The nearest airport is Kelowna International Airport.

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Only one hour drive time away, the airport can be accessed via connector flights from Calgary and Edmonton, Alberta (Alta.), Vancouver, British Columbia (B.C.) and Seattle, Washington. Drive time: 6 hours from Calgary, Alta., 9 hours from Edmonton, Alta., 5 hours from Vancouver, B.C., 6 hours from Seattle, Washington. 

Mountain Stats

Season Length: Late November to early April

Average Snowfall: 700 cm+ / 23 ft

Average Temperature: -5 °C (23 F)


  • Base: 1,155 m (3,780 ft)

  • Summit: 1,915 m (6,280 ft)

Vertical Drop: 760 m (2,500 ft)

Total Terrain: 3,065 acres (1,240 hectares)

Number of Lifts:  12 lifts

Number of Trails: 115

Number of Parks/Pipes: 1

Longest Run: 8 km (5 miles)

Terrain Difficulty:

  • Beginner 15 %

  • Intermediate 40 %

  • Advanced 35%

  • Expert 10 %

Alpine Skiing/Snowboarding?  Yes

Groomed Nordic Skiing Trails?  Yes

On hill child Care?  Yes

On hill accommodations?  Yes

On hill village? Yes

Silver Star Alpine Trail Map

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Silver Star Nordic Trail Map

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Silver Star Accommodations Map

Silver Star Accommodations map
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