Big White Ski Resort

    Skiing and snowboarding info for Big White Ski Resort — see the weather forecast, snowfall reports, check out trail maps and get resort info, hours, directions and more.

    Current Snow Conditions (24hr & SnowfallBase)

    Current snow conditions for Big White Ski Resort, reported

    Shows snow data for the current date.
    * Snow amount reported in centimeters.

    Pro-tip - You can modify the chart view by selecting which fields to display from the legend below.

    Big White Ski Resort, in the heart of British Columbia's Okanagan, is famous for its snow ghosts, giving the place an unearthly look and making for a unique skiing and snowboarding experience. You'll find plenty of champagne powder here, enough to make you feel giddy. Families, friends, and first timers will love Big White's mountain village, packed with a solid array of amenities and adventures.

    Planning a day trip or a ski vacation at Big White Ski Resort? Explore our destination info using the tabs above or just click in to find current conditions, more info on the resort, trail maps and travel info.

    Average Temperature
    Average Season Snowfall
    295 inches

    Current Conditions

    See the latest weather and ski conditions at Big White Ski Resort, with our snowfall reports updated daily for 24-hour, 48-hour, 7-day and total snowfall, as well as base snowpack.

    H: -5°
    L: -15°
    Big White Ski Resort
    Wednesday, 02 February
    See 7-Day Forecast
    Thu Fri Sat Sun Mon Tue
    + + + + + +
    -9° -5° -4° -3° -2° -3°

    Snow Conditions (comprehensive)

    Current snow conditions for Big White Ski Resort, reported

    * Snow amount reported in centimeters.

    Pro-tip - The chart is interactive. Click or hover on items in the chart legend to customize the chart display.


    Terrain Description

    Big White is known for the snow ghosts looming at the top of the mountain surrounded by soft glades, snow-filled bowls, groomed runs and a terrain park to challenge the best.

    Top Elevation
    7,606 ft
    Vertical Rise
    2,550 ft
    Base Elevation
    5,757 ft
    Rideable Area
    3,052 acres
    Interactive Trail Map
    The trail map is fully interactive, explore the resort and its surrounding area by clicking on elements in the map.

    Map courtesy of


    Longest Run
    Total Runs
    Beginner: 18%
    Intermediate: 54%
    Advanced/Expert: 28%
    Terrain Parks
    Number of Lifts
    Insider Tips

    Want to ride the mountain like a local?
    Check out these recommendations

    Check out today's conditions at Big White Ski Resort and get more information about the resort return to overview.

    About the Resort

    Destination Type
    • Skiing and snowboarding
    • Cross country skiing
    Mid November to Mid April
    Hours of Operation

    Daily 8:45 am - 3:30 pm

    Night skiing Tuesday - Saturday 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm 

    • Apres
    • Cross Country Skiing
    • Dining
    • Fat Biking
    • Hockey
    • Night Skiing
    • Skating
    • Skiing
    • Snowboarding
    • Snowshoeing
    • Tube Park
    Other Winter Attractions

    Ice Climbing Tower, Tube Park, Snowmobile tours, Mini Z children's snowmobiles, Ice Skating, Snowshoeing, Dog Sledding, Horse drawn sleigh rides, Cross country skiing, Spas: Elevation Village Spa and Beyond Wrapture, Fireworks, Family events, and carnivals.   

    Special Passes
    Lessons/Ski School
    On-Hill Village
    On-Hill Accommodations
    On-Hill Food Options
    On-Hill Food Details

    With three hotels, 24 condo complexes and over 200 vacation homes, a full array of dining facilities are needed. They range from cafeterias to fine dining. There are at least 23 restaurants, cafes and delis, including eight lounges/bars.

    Entertainment and nightlife includes regular après-ski with live bands in bars and pubs.

    Getting There

    Big White is 56 km (35 miles) southeast of Kelowna, the largest city in the heart of British Columbia's beautiful Okanagan Valley wine country. National, international and regional flights from all major cities fly into Kelowna's International Airport, where a short 55-minute shuttle gets you to the resort.


    Kelowna is only 59 km northwest of Big White. From Kelowna, follow Highway 33 for 32 km until you reach Big White Road. Another 24 km will have you in the main village. Kelowna is a 7-hour drive from Calgary, Alberta, and only four hours from Vancouver, BC. Travelling from the US, Kelowna is a 5-hour drive.


    National, international and regional flights from all major cities fly into Kelowna's International Airport, where a short 55-minute shuttle gets you to the resort.


    Shuttles from the airport are offered daily. The Express Bus makes multiple pick-ups throughout Kelowna and West Kelowna Fridays - Sundays (best to check with resort for schedule).