The Cross-Country Area
Big White has 25 kilometers (16 miles) of Nordic trails perfect for Canadian cross country skiing. With perfectly groomed backcountry ski trails, Big White offers all levels of cross-country skiing from beginner to advanced, creating the impeccable adventure for your skill level. Cross-country skiers can easily rent ski equipment as well as snowshoes in the Happy Valley Day Lodge.
For those looking for activities off the loipe, a large variety is offered. Ice skating and tubing are fun family activities and dog sledding can be a great way to explore the area a little differently. Big White also offers a daycare for children aged 18 months to 5 years, where kids can experience safe indoor and outdoor adventures.
- Located at 5413 ft above sea level, the Cross-Country Skiing Area is among the 3 highest elevated Cross-Country Skiing Areas in Canada.
- Snow coverage is usually best during March, offering an average base depth of 98 ". Therefore Big White Nordic Trails is among the 3 cross-Country Skiing Areas with best snow conditions in Canada.
Dining along the Tracks
Happy Valley Day Lodge offers hot snacks and beverages, as well as heated washrooms.
Kelowna is the largest city in the area and located about 56 kilometers (35 miles) away from Big White resort. From there, shuttle buses are available to take guests to the resort in about 55 minutes.