Silver Star

Set against the beautiful background of British Columbia, Silver Star Ski Resort offers its visitors a charming alpine experience unlike any other.  With a multitude of Silver Star accommodations to choose from, guests are treated to impressive and comfortable lodging from simple and cozy to lavish and luxurious.  Dependent on one's needs, Silver Star vacation homes provide a lengthy list of ski-in/out options, guaranteeing visitors are never far from the endless fun awaiting them.  Silver Star rentals ensure all needs and necessities are met with ease by promising a peaceful end to an exciting day. 

The inviting village, boasting boarded walkways and brightly painted Victorian-styled architecture, brings to life the quintessential winter wonderland for outdoor enthusiasts to thoroughly enjoy.  With over 700cm of light, dry Okanagan powder, skiers and riders take to the 115 perfectly groomed runs.  The average daytime temperature of a mild -3C makes exploration of the more than 3,000 acres of skiable terrain nothing short of breathtaking. 

Having won numerous awards for best powder, best terrain park and best small resort in North America, visitors can be certain that they will be treated to a truly invigorating experience.  Renowned for its ski school and kid's centre, the resort encourages even the youngest of skiers to explore the entire mountain.  Beyond the scope of downhill skiing and riding, Silver Star is a popular training ground for the nordic national teams of Canada, Finland, Norway and the United States, promising visitors some of the best cross country skiing available. 

The resort goes even further to entice visitors to Silver Star with its idllic ice rink, thrilling tube park and adventuresome snowmobiling.  With family-friendly events scheduled daily during the winter months, the resort prides itself on creating a unique vacation for parents and their children to share in together.  Apres ski entertainment brings a close to an epic day spent on the slopes and with a healthy offering of restaurants, pubs and live performances, the resort provides skiers with the ultimate way to unwind.  Visitors can sit back with a glass of local Okanagan wine and get a taste of the British Columbian lifestyle. 

In the off-season, Silver Star continues to draw crowds to its outdoor playground.  Host to stellar trails to hike and bike, the resort delivers a rush of adrenaline year-round.  Guided nature tours highlight the beauty that surrounds Silver Star while the annual Okanagan Wine Festival attracts visitors to sample some of the area's best vintages. 

 

Silver Star Activites


Silver Star Aerial Ski Training

Aerial Ski Training

One of the only aerial training sites in Western Canada, this is for professionals looking to improve their big air skills.

 
Silver Star Cross-Country Skiing

Cross-Country Skiing

Silver Star offers a large selection of premium cross-country trails for all levels of ability from beginner to expert. National teams from the United States, Norway and Finland frequent these groomed tracks each season.

     
Silver Star Dinner Tours

Dinner Tours

Take a guided snowshoe tour or ride in the 12 passenger snow-cat to a secluded cabin setting. Enjoy a dinner of delicious food and wine followed by horse-drawn sleigh ride back to the village.

 
Silver Star Dual Moguls Race Course

Dual Moguls Race Course

Find out if you are up to the challenge of this FIS certified race course. Host to the 2004 Jr. National Freestyle Championship, this dual lane course is for advanced skiers only. Track your time with wireless timing and compete with your friends.

     
Silver Star Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride

Horse-Drawn Sleigh Ride

Fun for the whole family, this traditional horse drawn sleigh ride offers enchanting views of Silver Star's snowy landscapes. Rides vary from 20 minutes to 1 hour and area available 7 days a week.

 
Silver Star Mini Sleds

Mini Sleds

What could be more fun than mini snowmobiles? Suitable for children ages 7 - 12, these mini sleds provide all the thrills of their full size counterparts. Ask your reservation agent for more information.

     
Silver Star National Altitude Training Center

National Altitude Training Center

NATC includes a vertical climbing wall, advanced fitness room, day spa and ski waxing room. Take advantage of these state-of-the-art facilities and improve your abilities.

 
Silver Star Night Skiing

Night Skiing

Didn't get enough skiing in during the day? Enjoy night skiing on Silver Star's main runs. Ask your reservation agent for more details.

     
Silver Star Terrain Park

Terrain Park

Similar to Big White's Telus Terrain Park, Silver Star offers its own 16 acre progressive park, which allows riders to progress at their own pace. The variety of boxes, rails and spines ensures there is something for every skill level.

 
Silver Star Tube Town

Tube Town

Tube town provides fast-paced fun for all ages. Equipped with a tube lift so that you can spend less time walking and more time sliding, this is a must try attraction.

 

Silver Star Events