Parking - Day Parking is Free!
Big White Ski Resort is located 56 km (35 mi) southeast of Kelowna, the largest city in the Okanagan Valley. In the summer, it’s an easy 55-minute drive from Kelowna.
Directions from Kelowna: Follow Highway 33 for 32 km (20 mi) until you reach Big White Road. Turn onto Big White Road and follow it for another 24 km (15 mi) until you arrive in the main village, where you'll find free parking at the Village Centre Mall with additional parking at Happy Valley on Saturdays and Sundays with a shuttle operating to get you to the village centre.
During our Summer Operations we welcome you to park in the Village Centre; please follow signs to the Village Centre for all hiking and biking access. There are a limited number of day parking spots available in the main Village Centre Mall lot; if this area is full please continue up Big White Road to find appropriate roadside parking near the Whitefoot Lodge. Always proceed with caution along Big White Road to ensure the safety of our guests and community members; the speed limit along this section of road is 30km/h. Parking is also available on the side of Big White Road between Trappers Crossing (Kettle View Road) and the Bullet Chair (Raven Ridge Road, Feathertop Way).
Overflow parking is available in the Happy Valley Parking Lot; a shuttle service is available from Happy Valley to the Village and back on Saturday's and Sunday's ONLY. The shuttle will operate between 9:30am - 5:30pm, with loops every 15 minutes. The first loop will depart from Happy Valley at 9:30am and the last loop will depart the Village at 5:15pm.
Overnight parking for RV's is available in Happy Valley, please see full details here.
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
100kW, 200A rapid charging stations are strategically positioned within the Happy Valley Parking lot, providing easy access for visitors and guests. With most electric car charging stations just over 50 kilometres away, the new charging stations will ultimately provide improved accessibility and convenience for electric car drivers.
Smoking of any kind (including tobacco, marijuana, e-cigarettes and vaporizers) is strictly prohibited anywhere on Big White Ski Resort property outside of designated smoking areas. Applies to summer and winter seasons. Mountain Safety Info >>