The Perfect Ski Holiday at SilverStar Mountain Resort

One part ski resort, one part fairytale. Part of the Monashee Mountain Range, SilverStar is a place where the snow is abundant, and the terrain vast and varied. 

Embrace the Canadian winter wonderland at SilverStar Mountain Resort, a beloved destination for families. Offering a genuine Canadian winter experience, this resort boasts diverse terrain, a welcoming mid-mountain village, and convenient ski-in, ski-out accommodations, creating the perfect setting for a memorable ski vacation.

Watch SilverStar in Action

Take a quick look at what it’s really like in SilverStar from the ski slopes and the powder stashes to groomed runs, view the mountain from the air, the ski-in, ski-out accommodation and the many winter activities. Click here.

Ski-in, Ski-out Village

With the mountain village based mid-mountain, getting around is easy. Start the day with a ski run with a local mountain host. You will be introduced to their favourite runs, showing you the hidden gems and the best snow.

Start the day a ski run & not a lift line!

One Pass, Endless Fun

Families can revel in a multitude of activities on a single lift ticket. Ski, snowboard, cross-country ski, snowshoe, ice skate, snow tube, and even fat bike—all under one pass. With access to 55km of impeccably groomed Nordic trails for cross-country skiing and 16km of dedicated snowshoe trails amidst towering Christmas trees, the adventure never ends. Additionally, there are over 15km of thrilling fat biking trails and a spacious ice-skating rink for skating or hockey. Don’t forget the exhilarating Tube Town Adventure Park for some high-speed excitement.

Access to 7 activities all under one pass!

Snow Matters

SilverStar Mountain Resort is blessed with an annual snowfall of 7 metres of pristine, dry powder snow. This all-natural snowfall, without any snowmaking, ensures fantastic skiing conditions. Expect frequent overnight snowfalls and clear, sunny days to explore the extensive trail network that ranges from the heart of the village to challenging double black diamond runs.

Mellow frontside, Hairy backside!

Silverstar is known for its big mountain terrain.  On the front side experience more mellow, groomed runs. Take it slow and revel in the incredible landscape, or build your ski legs up with increasing speed. Then, the hairy backside. For the adrenaline seekers, get your heart pumping down some steep slopes and chutes. Drop into Putnam Creek for some more advanced runs. It is not uncommon to have runs all to yourself on the backside. Unreal peacefulness mixed with thrilling skiing. If tranquility and enchanted forests are your jam, get to know a different side of SilverStar and discover 105km of Nordic trails.

Discover 105km of Nordic trails on Canada’s largest daily groomed cross country trail network.

Lessons and Kids Adventure Camps

All ages: Get one-on-one coaching or learn with a group of friends. No matter your skill level or number of days on snow, SilverStar is a great place to learn or to take your technique to the next level. For the kids, it’s all about learning while having fun. With a great range of quality kids programmes to suit beginner to expert. Classes are kept small and are available for single day, multi-day or weekly.

A great way for your child to make new friends while staying active.

In the Village

Beyond the slopes, SilverStar offers an array of family-friendly activities. There is something for everyone.

  • Snowcat dinner tours
  • Local hockey games (Support the Vernon Vipers in a true Canadian experience)
  • Snowmobile tours (and mini snowmobiles for the little ones!)
  • Spa and massage facilities
  • Tube Town (one of the best tube parks in the travel&co. team opinion)

Enjoy delicious cuisine at one of the 13 charming cafes, restaurants, pubs, and lounges scattered throughout the village. The mountain restaurants feature a taste of the Okanagan, from 5-star dining to mouth-watering pub food. Breakfast, lunch or dinner, you name it, SilverStar’s got it all.

Some of the favourites from the travel&co. team include:

  • Black Pine Social: Ramen and Asian inspired cuisine with BIG portions. A great atmosphere!
  • D’Argento: More stylish, intimate dinner with beautifully fresh meals; something a bit different from classic mountain food.
  • Long Johns Pub: A local favourite and cult classic for a reason. Do not miss enjoying their big plate of nachos for the perfect ski comfort food, and for the party-goers stay late to experience the nightlife alongside mountain staff.
  • Bugaboos: CINNAMON ROLLS! An essential to any ski holiday. Plus enjoy a taste of home with meat pies.

SilverStar Ski Resort Christmas Ski Holiday

Mountain Stats 
132 Runs
21 Acre Terrain Park
760m vertical
3,282 skiable acres
15% Beginner | 40% Intermediate | 35% Advanced | 10% Extreme

SilverStar is a big mountain with a small-town feel and all the terrain you’d expect at a larger resort, without the crowds. All with true mid-mountain ski-in, ski-out access. A family holiday you’re not likely to forget in a hurry and leaving you want to return for more winter adventures. 📹 Click here to take a look.

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