Silver Star Mountain Resort, Vernon, BC

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Silver Star Mountain Resort in Vernon, British Columbia and Escape2ski connect you to skiing, snowboarding, snow reports, trail maps, lodging and webcams. Silver Star Mountain Resort is located in the Monashee Mountains of British Columbia with it’s origins dating back to the early 1930’s when construction of the road leading to Ski Silver Star Mountain […]

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Silver Star Mountain Resort in Vernon, British Columbia and Escape2ski connect you to skiing, snowboarding, snow reports, trail maps, lodging and webcams. Silver Star Mountain Resort is located in the Monashee Mountains of British Columbia with it’s origins dating back to the early 1930’s when construction of the road leading to Ski Silver Star Mountain Resort started. The resort has earned several awards over the years, ranging from the “Best Small Resort in North America” to one of the best family-friendly resorts in all of Canada. The village at the base of Ski Silver Star Mountain Resort offers a cozy and intimate pedestrian style for everyone to feel welcome. The Resort has grown by leaps and bounds over the years to become a resort that offers a wide range of activities, both on and off the slopes. This is truly a gem of a resort for everyone to come and experience.

At Escape2ski you’ll find out – What to know…before the snow.

On the Slopes

  • Silver Star Mountain Resort has two mountain faces and four distinct areas, Vance Creek, Silver Woods, Attridge, and Putman Creek.
  • The Rock Star terrain park spread over 16 acres, with jumps, tabletops, rails and many more features is a great place to learn, improve your skills and most of all have some fun.
  • The front face of Silver Star Mountain Resort has a great collection of beginner and intermediate terrain. The runs of F.I.S and Milky Way off the Comet Express will delight anyone of immediate ability. Want an easier way to descend the mountain, check out Far Out and Sundance.
  • If you are looking for something more adventurous, Putman Creek region will provide you with a steep fall-line and moguls that will be of a challenge to most. If you require an even greater challenge, try the Attridge face after a snowfall.
  • Heli-skiing in the Monashee Mountains operated by Kingfisher Heli-skiing can be arranged through Silver Star Mountain Resort.

Off the Slopes

  • The village at Silver Star Mountain Resort is themed after an early 1900's mining town, and there are many bars, restaurants and shops that make up the charming main street.
  • The Village offers approximately 10 hotels and more than 100 vacation homes and condos and all accommodation in the village is linked by the modern lift system and is ski-in ski-out.
  • Silver Star Mountain Resort features many non-mountain activities including a skating pond, snowshoeing, sleigh rides, tube park, bowling, indoor climbing, and 55 km of cross-country skiing, including 4km with lights.
  • If you are visiting Silver Star Mountain Resort for more than one day, be sure to check out the My1Pass and the MYMTN Flexicard to make the most of your stay at the resort.
  • Sliver Star Mountain Resort makes it easy to get around using the In-Resort Shuttle that operates throughout the Knoll, Firelight, and village areas. General operating hours are 8:00am to 5:00pm.
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Mountain Information

Current Status: Open

Mountain Essentials

Vertical Drop:
2500 ft / 762 m

Base Elevation:
5279 (Lowest 3783) ft / 1609 (Lowest 1153) m

Summit Elevation:
6283 ft / 1915 m

Skiable Area:
3282 acres

Average Snowfall:
276 in / 700 cm

Trail Map

Snow Report

Weather Conditions

Mountain Terrain

Total Trails: 132

Beginner: 20 (15%)

Intermediate: 53 (40%)

Advanced: 46 (35%)

Expert: 13 (10%)

Terrain Parks: 3

Snow Cross: Yes

Super Pipe: No

Half / Mini Pipe: No

Jib Park: Yes

Services

Ski & Snowboard School: Both

Rentals & Repairs: Yes

Parking:  Free

Retail Shops: Yes

Family Friendly: Yes

Children’s Ski Programs: Yes

Women's Ski Programs: Yes

Adaptive Ski Programs: Yes

Childcare: Yes

Day Lodges: Yes

Restaurants: Yes

Distance from...

Nearest Airport:
Kelowna BC , 40mi / 64km

Nearest Major City:
Vernon BC, 16mi / 25km

Nearest Town/City:
Vernon BC, 16mi / 25km

Contact Info

Central Reservations: 1-800-663-4431

Direct Phone: 250-542-0224

Snow Phone: 250-542-1745

Mountain Operations

Season Dates: Nov 23 to Apr 8

Skiing & Snowboarding: Both

Days Operating: Everyday

Operating Hours:
8:30am to 3:30pm : Night session Fri-Sat, Dec 16 to Mar 31, 3:30pm to 8:30pm : See website for any updates

Night Skiing: Select Nights

Lift Ticket Prices

Webcams

Lift Information

Total Lifts: 11

Trams: 0

Gondolas: 0

Chondolas: 0

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Express Six: 1

Express Quads: 2

Express Triples: 0

Quads: 2

Triples: 0

Doubles: 1

Surface Lifts: 5

Lodging

Mountainside: Yes

Within 30mi / 48km: Yes

Closest Airport(s)

Airport Convenience Ranking™

Kelowna Intl Airport  (YLW)
Distance: 40 mi / 64 km
Ranking: Most Convenient

Helpful Links

Ski Resort Website

Mountainside Lodging

Nearby Lodging

Tourism Site

Local Transit Service

Resort Shuttle Service

Airport Transportation