What type of Winter Activities are Found in Kelowna?

Posted by Justin Havre on Monday, March 9th, 2015 at 9:33am.

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There are plenty of things to do throughout the Kelowna area of British Columbia. From skiing to dogsledding, you can find plenty of winter activities to enjoy. Here's a look at some of the top choices for your winter fun.

Cross-Country Skiing

The champagne powder found throughout the area is famous and great for cross-country skiing. There are plenty of groomed trails throughout Kelowna providing skiing fun for all skill levels. Whether you want to enjoy skate skiing, Nordic Skiing or track skiing, you can find it here.

The Big White Ski Resort is one of the top spots for cross-country skiing in the area. It's the second largest ski resort in all of British Columbia and allows for all kinds of fun. With 16 lifts and 118 trails, there's plenty of skiing fun for all to enjoy.

Snowboarding and Downhill Skiing

If you prefer to go downhill instead of cross-country, you can enjoy downhill skiing and snowboarding throughout the Kelowna area. The Big White Terrain found at the ski resort is great for all kinds of downhill fun. There are 118 marked downhill trails you can enjoy and the resort won the Ski Canada Magazine awards for the Best Powder, Best Glades Skiing, Best Family Skiing and the Best Adaptive Ski Club in Canada.


Another fun activity you can enjoy during the winter in Kelowna is snowmobiling. Not only can you enjoy snowmobiling at the resort, but if you stop by the visitor's centre they provide more information on where you can go for great snowmobiling in Kelowna.

Many other winter activities are offered including snowshoeing, sledding, tubing, ice skating and more. When the winter arrives, those in Kelowna still have plenty of fun to enjoy with all these great winter activities.

Justin Havre

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