Nestled in BC’s legendary Selkirk Mountains, Whitewater is a simple and laid back resort renowned for its abundance of powder and its legendary backcountry terrain. The mantra “pure, simple & real… deep” says it all about this resort. While maintaining its small mountain charm rather than pulling in the crowds meaning you aren’t waiting in lift lines to discover that fresh powder. Plus with a short 20 minute drive you will arrive in the thriving arts & culture city of Nelson, here you will find over 40 restaurants, hot springs, an abundance of accommodation and a fantastic winter vibe.
- Funky, historic town, of Nelson
- Nelson, joint winners of the Best Ski Town in North America in the Powder Magazine Ski Town Throwdown
- Internationally acclaimed food at a reasonable price
- Warm Canadian hospitality from cordial locals
- Renowned for powder, bowls and glades
- Over 12m every season of light dry powder snow
|Top Elevation||2,398 Metres|
|Base Elevation||1,646 Metres|
|Vertical Drop||623 Metres|
|Skiable Terrain||2,367 Acres|
|Avg. Annual Snowfall||12 Metres|
|Ski in / Ski out||No|
At Whitewater there is more on offer than just world-class skiing and snowboarding. Enjoy more amazing adventures adding to your winter experience.
- Snowcat Skiing
- Heli Skiing
- Spas and Hot Springs
- Explore Baker Street in Nelson
Getting to Whitewater
Whitewater is located in Southern British Columbia, Canada.
Fly into the Canadian Rockies International Airport located only an approx 3 hour drive away from Whitewater.
Ask our Active Travel Experts to assist you in prearranging transfers or a rental car for your stay.
Whitewater has a variety of accommodation options to choose from.
Contact our Active Travel Experts for insider tips on where to stay and tailor-made ski/board experiences.
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