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Snow ghosts at Revelstoke Mountain Resort
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Skiing & Snowboarding

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 Whistler Blackcomb's Flute Bowl (Andrew Strain photo)

It’s no wonder British Columbia was the host province for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. You've got to ski it to believe it.

Go skiing in British Columbia to experience epic snowfalls, huge verticals, expansive backcountry and diverse terrain. Spectacular scenery and a mild winter climate provide the backdrop for skiing and snowboarding at winter resorts and family-friendly ski hills.

BC ski resorts offer everything from black-diamond steeps and chutes, to wide-open terrain and tree lines. Most resorts have ski-in/ski-out accommodations, rentals and lessons.

BC's 13 Major Ski Resorts:

Vancouver has three ski areas close to the city. At many resorts, skiing and snowboarding are just the beginning; try heli-skiing and cat-skiing, backcountry skiing and cross-country (Nordic) skiing.

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Panorama Mountain Resort - Panorama

Panorama Mountain
Panorama, British Columbia
V0A 1T0
Toll-free800-663-2929
Phone250-342-6941

Known for one of North America's biggest verticals, long cruisers, uncrowded slopes & legendary backcountry-style riding, Panorama Mountain Resort in the Canadian Kootenay Rockies, has it all: downhill skiing, snowboarding, Nordic skiing, Snow School programs, heli-skiing, snowmobiling and snowshoeing.

In the summer, Panorama offers award-winning golf at the Greywolf Golf Course, ranked top 10 courses in Canada by Golf Digest (2013), cross-country & downhill mountain biking, children's programs and activities and special family events.

Lodging guests can enjoy the outdoor slope side pools, saunas, spa treatments, variety of food and beverage outlets and a great range of ski-in/ski-out on-mountain lodging.

Getting to Panorama is easy as were just minutes from the Kootenay Rockies and close to Calgary and the famous mountain town of Banff.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
500 cm 120 Easy25%Easy55%Easy20%
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Silver Star Mountain Resort - Silver Star Mountain Resort

123 Shortt St
Silver Star Mountain Resort, British Columbia
V1B 3M1
Toll-free800-663-4431
Phone250-558-6083

Silver Star Mountain Resort is a family oriented, snowy wonderland located in BC's sunny Okanagan. The resort is set against an enchanting Victorian village & is renowned for its snowboarding, downhill & Nordic skiing & abundance of light and dry, champagne powder.

Other popular activities include skating, snowmobiling, snowshoeing and tubing. With its mild temperatures, large variety of terrain and something for everyone, it's no wonder why Silver Star is known as My Mountain. Visit our website for additional activities.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
701 cm 128 Easy45%Easy40%Easy15%
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Sun Peaks Resort - Sun Peaks Resort

1280 Alpine Rd
Sun Peaks Resort, British Columbia
V0E 5N0
Toll-free800-807-3257
Phone250-578-5399

Sun Peaks is a mountain community is just a 4 and a half hour drive or quick flight from Vancouver.

As Canada's second largest ski area with 1,728 ha (4,270 ac) of skiable terrain, there's diversity for the beginner to the expert across 3 mountains, including 2 alpine bowls and 16 designated glade areas. You'll enjoy dog sled and snowmobile tours, snowshoe tours and rentals, an outdoor skating rink, tube park, horse drawn sleigh rides, and more!

The ski terrain encompasses the beautiful alpine village in a unique 360 degree layout for easy access to your accommodation throughout the day. Lined with hotels, shops and restaurants, the ski-through, pedestrian village provides perhaps the most memorable aspect of this perfect family holiday.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
602 cm 133 Easy32%Easy58%Easy10%
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Whitewater Ski Resort - Whitewater Ski Resort

1 Whitewater Ski Hill Rd
Whitewater Ski Resort, British Columbia
V1L 4K7
Toll-free800-666-9420
Phone250-354-4944

If you're searching for winter's soul and an authentic vacation destination, there is a place, Whitewater Ski Resort. Located along Canada's famous Powder Highway, Whitewater boasts a dependable dry snowfall that totals over 12 metres a season. Combine that with world-renowned food and the new Glory Ridge chair that nearly doubled the terrain, Whitewater offers the truest skiing experience.

The resort is just a 15 minute drive from Nelson, BC, a city that features over 40 restaurants, an abundance of accommodations, hot springs, cat and heli-skiing, and a winter vibe second to none.

Whitewater is pure, simple and real... DEEP.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
1219 cm 81 Easy58%Easy32%Easy10%
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Apex Mountain Resort - Apex Mountain Resort

Apex Mountain
Apex Mountain Resort, British Columbia
V2A 6J9
Toll-free877-777-2739
Phone250-292-8222

Apex is a full-service, destination resort with quality snow, great weather, incredible terrain & friendly people. Located in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, just 30 minutes from Penticton, Apex remains one of the hidden gems of BC.

Experience awesome terrain from the smoothest of cruisers to the steepest of chutes & 3 terrain parks. With an average temperature of -4 C, Apex receives about 600 cm of dry "Okanagan" powder each season. We have the widest variety of trails for any skill level and offer a great ski in/ski out village, including restaurants & après ski bars, all within a snowball's throw of each other.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
599 cm 68 Easy33%Easy51%Easy16%
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Big White Ski Resort - Big White Ski Resort

5315 Big White Rd
Big White Ski Resort, British Columbia
V1P 1P3
Toll-free800-663-2772
Phone250-765-3101

The second largest ski resort in BC with ski-in/ski-out accommodation for over 17,000 guests, 16 lifts & 118 trails for all abilities. Big White is all about the snow & is renowned for its abundance of light, dry Okanagan champagne powder, mild temperatures & world-famous snow ghosts. The resort's family friendly atmosphere, large variety of terrain & award-winning terrain park makes it the perfect destination to come & spend real quality time together. Activities include skiing, snowboarding, dog sledding, skating, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, tubing/tobogganing & visiting the spa.

New in 2011 is the 18 m (60 ft) ice climbing tower where you can challenge yourself to reach the top. Shuttle service is available from airport.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
747 cm 118 Easy28%Easy54%Easy18%
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Cypress Mountain - West Vancouver

Cypress Mountain
West Vancouver, British Columbia
V7V 3N9
Toll-free
Phone604-926-5612

Cypress Mountain is 30 minutes from downtown Vancouver & proud to continue to provide our skiers, riders & sliders with the most vertical drop, most terrain, most lifts & some of the best snow conditions on the highest skiing & riding peak of Vancouver's North Shore Mountains. With some of the best skiing & riding in Vancouver, one of Canada's most popular cross-country skiing areas, a huge snow-tubing park & unique snowshoeing tours, Cypress truly offers something for everyone.

There is lots to do in the summer too! Whether you are looking to enjoy the sunny weather with a rugged hike or a quiet afternoon exploring the trails, Cypress Mountain has a variety of summer activities to offer. See our website for information on geocaching, disc golf, wildlife viewing & more.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
1100 cm 53 Easy52%Easy35%Easy13%
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Fairmont Hot Springs Ski Area - Fairmont Hot Springs

5225 Fairmont Resort Rd
Fairmont Hot Springs, British Columbia
V0B 1L1
Toll-free800-663-4979
Phone250-345-6070

Just a few minutes drive from our lodge, the Powder Highway's Fairmont Hot Springs Resort Ski Area combines fantastic snow conditions with everything needed for fun on the slopes: equipment rentals & ski shop; terrain park; slope side dining in a cosy chalet; lounge; friendly staff; spectacular Rocky Mountain views looking over the Columbia Valley; & plenty of ski programs with certified instruction for skiers & snowboarders of every age & ability. With a sunny southwest exposure that makes for great spring skiing, all 14 of our professionally groomed runs funnel to the chalet. Young ones will love SnowPlanet, the very best place to learn!

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
381 cm 14 Easy23%Easy54%Easy23%
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Fernie Alpine Resort - Fernie

5339 Ski Hill Rd
Fernie, British Columbia
V0B 1M6
Toll-free866-633-7643
Phone250-423-4655

Fernie Alpine Resort is regularly ranked one of the top ski resorts in North America. This season, Fernie takes Skiing to the Peak with the new Polar Peak Chairlift, adding more ski runs & more vertical! With up to 11.28 m (37 ft) of snow, over 1,006 ski-able ha (2,504 ac), ski-in/ski-out accommodations & a legendary ski town atmosphere, we offer gentle terrain for families & beginners, a wide variety of intermediate runs, glades, steeps & chutes for advanced & expert skiers. With restaurants, the Legendary Griz Bar, daycare, rentals, retail, ski school, cafes & more on-site. Fernie is your next ultimate ski & snowboard destination.

Annual Snowfall SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
1128 cm 142 Easy30%Easy40%Easy30%
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Grouse Mountain Ski Resort - North Vancouver

6400 Nancy Greene Way
North Vancouver, British Columbia
V7R 4K9
Toll-free
Phone604-980-9311

Just 15 minutes from downtown Vancouver, Grouse Mountain's Super Skyride whisks you to some of the best in local skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing & ice skating. With 26 runs - 15 open for night skiing - the latest in lift technology & one of the most extensive snow-making systems around, Grouse Mountain is one of Vancouver's favourite winter playgrounds. Situated 1120 metres (3,700 feet) above the city of Vancouver, Grouse Mountain's restaurants showcase some of the best of BC from fine dining at The Observatory to après in Altitudes Bistro to outdoor BBQs at Rusty Rail patio.

SkiTotalRuns Types of runs
26 Easy30%Easy40%Easy30%
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