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British Columbia invigorates winter vacationers with clean mountain air, abundant and untouched wilderness, and beautiful mountain ranges, photographs of which regularly adorn the glossy pages of ski and travel magazines around the world. BC's destination resorts offer every winter activity, from powder skiing to dogsledding, and are consistently rated amongst the best ski resorts in North America, with Whistler/Blackcomb rated #1 in North America.

The diverse geography and sheer size of British Columbia ensures that there is always great skiing and plenty of other winter activities available somewhere in this great winter wonderland. There are downhill ski and snowboard resorts in all six tourism regions of B.C offering world-class skiing in British Columbia. Start your winter vacation by selecting a BC Ski Resort or Ski Mountain below, or by viewing the Skiing and Winter Recreation information for each region (Map of the BC Regions).

Vancouver Island

Click for a map showing the Ski Resorts on The Islands
The Islands of British Columbia boast the mildest climate in Canada, where visitors can ski in the morning and golf or sail in the afternoon. Yet snow conditions are amongst the best in BC - Mt. Washington on Vancouver Island, receives as much as 13 metres (43 feet) of snow each season.
Mt. Cain Ski Resort Woss, North Vancouver Island
Mt. Washington Ski Resort Courtenay, Central Vancouver Island
Skiing & Winter Activities: Victoria and Vancouver Island, British Columbia
Vancouver, Whistler and Coast Mountains
Click for a map showing the Ski Resorts on the Vancouver, Coast & Mountains region
Vancouver is the international gateway for winter thrill-seekers arriving in BC. Lights from Grouse Mountain, Cypress Bowl and Mount Seymour illuminate ski runs on Vancouver's North Shore. Two hours drive to the north is Whistler/Blackcomb, the top ranked destination resort in North America.
Cypress Mountain - Ski Resort West Vancouver, Greater Vancouver
Grouse Mountain - Ski Resort North Vancouver, Greater Vancouver
Hemlock Resort - Ski Resort Agassiz, Hemlock Valley
Manning Park Ski Resort Manning Provincial Park, Southwest BC
Mount Seymour - Ski Resort North Vancouver, Greater Vancouver
Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort Whistler, North of Vancouver BC
Skiing & Winter Activities: Vancouver, British Columbia
  Skiing & Winter Activities: Whistler, British Columbia
  Skiing & Winter Activities: North Vancouver, Cypress, Grouse, Mt Seymour
  Skiing & Winter Activities: Fraser Valley, British Columbia
  Skiing & Winter Activities: Sunshine Coast, British Columbia
Thompson Okanagan
Click for a map showing the Ski  Resorts in the Thompson Okanagan region
The sun-drenched and snow-covered Thompson Okanagan region in central BC boasts four world-class downhill ski and snowboard resorts, plus four other superb resorts, offering fabulous helicopter skiing, cross-country trails and seemingly endless snowmobile terrain waiting to be explored.
Apex Mountain Ski Resort Penticton, South Okanagan
Big White Ski Resort Kelowna, Okanagan Valley
Crystal Mountain - Ski Resort Westbank, Okanagan Valley
Harper Mountain - Ski Resort Kamloops, Thompson Okanagan
Mount Baldy - Ski Resort Oliver, Similkameen, South Okanagan
Phoenix Mountain Ski Resort Grand Forks, Boundary Country
Silver Star Mountain Ski Resort Vernon, North Okanagan Valley
Sun Peaks Ski Resort Kamloops, Thompson Okanagan
Skiing & Winter Activities: North Thompson and Nicola Valley
  Skiing & Winter Activities: Okanagan Valley & Similkameen
Kootenay Rockies
Click for a map showing the Ski  Resorts in the BC Rockies region
The glacier-clad BC Rockies region offers six top winter resorts, plus most of Canada's snowcat, helicopter and backcountry skiing operations. Incorporating the Rockies, the Purcells, the Columbia and the Monashee Mountains, this region is blanketed season-long by deep, dry powder.
Fairmont Hot Springs Ski Resort Fairmont Hot Springs, BC Rockies
Fernie Alpine Ski Resort Fernie, BC Rockies
Kicking Horse Mountain Ski Resort Golden, BC Rockies
Kimberley Alpine Ski Resort Kimberley, BC Rockies
Panorama Mountain Ski Resort Panorama, Invermere, BC Rockies
Revelstoke Mountain Resort Revelstoke, BC Kootenays
Red Resort, Red Mountain Rossland, BC Kootenays
Salmo Ski Hill Salmo, BC Kootenays
Summit Lake - Ski Resort Nakusp, BC Kootenays
Whitewater Ski Resort Nelson, BC Kootenays
Skiing & Winter Activities: Nelson, Rossland & Salmo, Kootenays
  Skiing & Winter Activities: Kimberley, Fernie & Panorama, BC Rockies
Cariboo, Chilcotin, Coast
Click for a map showing the Ski  Resorts in the Cariboo, Chilcotin, Coast region
The rolling landscape of British Columbia's interior offers two downhill ski resorts, complimented by superb guest ranches. The Cariboo offers heli-skiing, dogsledding, snowmobiling, ice-fishing, and the world-renowned track-set cross-country skiing trails near the community of 100 Mile House.
Mt. Timothy Ski Area Lac Le Hache, Cariboo
Troll Mountain Ski Resort Quesnel / Wells, Cariboo
Skiing & Winter Activities: Cariboo, 100 Mile House & BC Interior
  Skiing & Winter Activities: Chilko, Tweedsmuir Park & Chilcotin
Northern British Columbia
Click for a map showing the Ski  Resorts in the Northern BC region
The largest tourism region in BC offers limitless adventure for the winter vacationer, with some resorts receiving an annual snowfall of over 12 metres (40 feet). The standard fare of BC winter activities is offered in a timeless and remote landscape where moose and deer still far outnumber people.
  Big Bam Ski Hill Taylor, North East BC
  Hudson Bay Mountain Resort Smithers, North West BC
Murray Ridge Ski Hill Fort St. James, North West BC
Powder King Mountain Resort Mackenzie, North East BC
Purden Ski Village Prince George, North East BC
Shames Mountain - Ski Resort Terrace, North West BC
Tabor Mountain Ski Resort Prince George, North East BC
Skiing & Winter Activities: Prince George & North East BC
  Skiing & Winter Activities: Terrace, Smithers & North West BC

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