Now that Spring has come and gone, and the ice has fully melted, warmer days are up ahead in Kelowna, Canada. Did you know that the Summer season is a great time for families to come up and visit, and also catch a glimpse of wildlife? We know this because we spot beautiful wildlife such as bears, bobcats, cougars, coyotes, and de
Winter may be melting away but Spring is here and with it brings exciting new reasons to visit Kelowna, Canada! There are many fun outdoor activities one can still do and enjoy up here. With the snow slowly dissipating, it’s now a perfect getaway where you can hike, golf, tour beautiful vineyards and taste some of the best wine
It's that rare time of year in the Central Okanagan when you can ski, paddleboard, and golf... all on the same day! Take a #MeDay and check off your #OkanaganBucketlist. Big White Ski Resort is open for spring skiing until April 11! Check out the Okanagan Bucketlist at www.okanaganbucketlist.com https://www.youtube.
The Moose Cruz is part scavenger hunt, part detective work, and all fun. Participants follow a number of clues and photo challenges around Big White Resort at their own pace to capture a number of photos that lead you around the mountain. Once you have captured your photos, post at least 3 to Twitter with #moosecruz to be entered
Big White is about to get bigger. The Big White Resort released a 2020 Master Plan that shows it plans to more than double in size over the next 50-60 years. What started in 1963 by two friends with a dream will continue to grow until those dreams are achieved. The draft Master Plan calls for increasing its operating area
I'm at Crescendo now, getting ready for this season's November opening. It dumped about 1 1/2 feet of new snow over the last day. Above is the view, right now, from Crescendo's Great Room. With the forecast calling for more snow almost every day for the next 7 to 10 days, the 2020/2021 ski season is getting ready to open
A colder than normal winter and heavy snow was predicted by the Canadian Farmer’s Almanac – calling it ‘The Winter of the Great Divide. Wet, white, and wild in the West.” While some may find those words ominous, at Crescendo, that means an amazing ski season is in store for you at Big White.
Big White Ski Resort is more than a winter paradise, it’s also a summer getaway with many summer activities your entire family can enjoy. With social distancing measures in place, it’s still easy to have fun outdoors, and do it safely. You can still enjoy hiking, golf, mountain biking, and horseback ri
Recently, Reader's Digest came out with their list of the 14 Best Ski Resorts WORLDWIDE, and Big White came in at #2. Nope, Whistler didn't even make the cut. Interestingly, Snowbird (Utah) came in at #6. Before discovering Big White, Snowbird was my go to ski resort. At one time, in fact, we had made a bid on
If you've EVER considered Spring Skiing ... this spring is YOUR YEAR! It's only early February, and already Big White has received a record snowfall. As of today, Big White’s cumulative snowfall is at 641 cm (more than 21 feet). Big White’s alpine base, in fact, is at 302 cm, which is nearly 10 feet. Needless-