Although the Okanagan has mild winters, winter sport advocates have endless opportunity to hit the slopes on champagne powder. Within an hour drive from Kelowna, Silver Star and Apex Mountain Resorts provide an exceptional experience for snow enthusiasts. Create unforgettable memories with spring skiing by heading to the slopes in the morning and then planning a golf game for the afternoon; a rare experience that the Okanagan climate allows! Within 60km from Kelowna is home to world class resorts, Big White Ski Resort and Crystal Mountain Resort. Each resort offers ample leisure opportunity such as skiing, snowboarding, cross country skiing, hiking, snowshoeing and more! Big White offers 118 marked downhill trails with 16 lifts including a scenic gondola ride. Looking for more of a thrill? Book a scenic helicopter tour or learn how to mush a dogsled!