As the calendar flips to December, the snow-covered wonderland of Big White Ski Resort comes alive with the thrill of winter sports and the enchantment of the holiday season. Nestled in the heart of British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley, Big White Ski Resort offers a magical skiing experience that is second to none. If you’re a skiing enthusiast or just looking for a unique winter escape, Big White should be at the top of your must-visit list this December.
One of the highlights of December at Big White is the Welcome to Winter event, which sets the stage for an unforgettable winter adventure. As a renowned destination for winter sports enthusiasts, it’s the perfect way to kick off the ski season in style. Taking place at various locations around the resort, Welcome to Winter is a month-long celebration of all things winter. The event offers something for everyone, from seasoned skiers to those who are just starting to embrace the thrill of the slopes. The event calendar is packed with activities, including skiing and snowboarding lessons for beginners, guided tours for intermediate and advanced skiers, and fun activities like snowshoeing and ice climbing. There are even family-friendly events like sleigh rides and visits from Santa Claus himself.
For those seeking a little extra excitement, the terrain parks are a must-visit. These specially designed areas offer a playground for snowboarders and freestyle skiers, with jumps, rails, and features for all skill levels. Whether you’re perfecting your tricks or just watching the pros, the terrain parks are a hub of excitement.
One of the most magical aspects of skiing at Big White in December is the incredible snowfall. With an average annual snowfall of over 750 centimeters (295 inches), you’re practically guaranteed a white Christmas. The powdery snow creates a winter wonderland that will transport you to a world of serene beauty and endless adventure.
Skiing in December at Big White Ski Resort, especially during the Welcome to Winter event, is an enchanting experience that combines the thrill of winter sports with the magic of the holiday season. Whether you’re a skiing enthusiast or a novice, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this winter wonderland.
After a day on the slopes, Crescendo – one of Big White’s largest single-family homes spanning about 5200 square feet – offers a cozy and luxurious retreat. Crescendo at Big White provides the perfect setting for relaxation and rejuvenation. Warm up by the fireplace, soak in a hot tub with mountain views, or gather with friends and family to share stories of your day’s adventures.
So, grab your skis, bundle up, and get ready for an unforgettable December getaway in the snowy paradise of Big White. Don’t forget to book your accommodation at Crescendo!