When winter hits, that only means the ski hills are ready for a busy season. If you enjoy skiing, snowboarding or any sort of winter activity, then one of these ski hills may interest you this winter. Check out these top three ski hills surrounding Kamloops.
Sun Peaks Resort
One of the closest ski resorts to Kamloops is Sun Peaks. Sun Peaks has the second largest ski area in Canada. They have over 4,270 acres of skiable terrain! Sun Peaks is home to quite a few events. For example, they host the annual Winter Okanagan Wine Festival from January 12th – 21st. If you are not an avid skier or snowboarder, there are plenty of other activities to partake in. Visit Sun Peaks website for a full list of dining, shopping and spa spots located at their resort.
Tip: If you buy your lift tickets online, you can save up to 40%!
Big White Ski Resort
Under an hour from Kelowna, BC you will find Big White Ski Resort. You can ski right up to your doorstep or stroll through the Village as this is one of Canada’s largest ski-in ski-out resort village. Everything you need at Big White is within walking distance of your accommodations. Enjoy skiing, snowboarding, snowshoeing, tubing and even a horse sleigh ride! There is something the whole family can enjoy at this amazing ski resort.
Tip: Friday nights are $10 nights! $10 rentals, $10 night skiing, $10 beginner lessons, $10 tubing and even $10 dinner deals!
Silver Star Mountain Resort
Last but certainly not least is Silver Star Mountain Resort. Located in Vernon, BC just a few short hours away from Kamloops is this spectacular ski resort. This year is particularly special as Silver Star is celebrating 60 YEARS! Silver Star is the 3rd largest ski area in BC with over 3,200 skiable acres. There are 132 marked runs and the longest run is 8km. They get over 700cm of snow each year and they have a wide range of terrian diffuculty, making this resort something that anyone can enjoy!
Tip: They are celebrating “60 days of Giveaways”. Check out their website to find out how you can win some amazing prizes...