News: June 26, 2014

Silver Star Bike Park Now Open: New Trails Unveiled
Silver Star Mountain Resort opened its Bike Park today and is now operating seven days a week, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., until September 1. - more


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Silver Star Mountain Resort is nestled in the heart of British Columbia’s Thompson Okanagan region, less than a one-hour drive from Kelowna International Airport (YLW). A year round mountain destination, the resort offers 3,065 acres of varied skiable terrain, with an annual snowfall of more than 700 cm of dry B.C. interior powder. Award-winning Silver Star is recognized as being one of Canada’s best family resorts. An intimate, colourful, mid-mountain village provides true slope side lodging. In summer, the Silver Star Bike Park is widely regarded as one of the premier downhill mountain bike facilities in North America. 

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News: June 16, 2014

Silver Star First Canadian Resort Accepted into Powder Alliance
The Powder Alliance, North America’s premiere multi-resort season pass, announced today that it is expanding into Canada with the addition of Silver Star Ski Resort in Vernon, B.C. Season pass holders to get 36 free days at Powder Alliance ski resorts. more


News: June 5, 2014

Silver Star Mountain Resort Appoints New Managing Director
Silver Star Mountain Resort is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Ken Derpak as its new Managing Director. Derpak will lead the Silver Star team after serving as President and CEO at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort, overseeing hotel and resort operations, golf, skiing, and all aspects of its daily operations. more

News: June 3, 2014

Bike Park Expansion at Silver Star Totals Quarter of a Million Dollars
Silver Star Mountain Resort announced today that it is adding 25 km of new XC trails this year and more will be added in 2015. The expansion will total $250,000 and will provide riders of all abilities with more trail options. more

News: May 18, 2014

Canadian Ski Resort First to Offer Pre-Season Training for Australian Competitions
ilver Star Mountain Resort announced today the launch of the Family Snowsports Academy Canada (FSAC). It is the first four-week pre-season training program from a Canadian ski resort that is specifically designed to meet the needs of promising skiers and snow boarders competing in Interschool Snowsports competitions throughout Australia. more

News: Apr 11, 2014

Ski Visits Up as Silver Star Wraps Up Season - Bike Park Wins Award
Skier/Boarder visits were up this year as Silver Star announced today it saw an overall increase of 4% and 14% increase of Nordic visitors. As the ski season wraps up, MTBParks.com recently announced in its Rider’s Choice Awards that Silver Star’s bike park is second best in Western Canada. WorldBikeParks.com has also named one of Silver Star Bike Parks' trails to the top 10 bike park trails in North America.  more

News: Mar 26, 2014

Silver Star Launches First Ever Couch Race as Spring Skiing Madness Runs Rampant
Silver Star Mountain Resort has launched its first inaugural couch race as spring skiing is now in full swing at the resort. On April 6, teams of up to five people will be involved in racing a couch that has been mounted with skis through the village on a gradual slope with $500 in prizes up for grabs. more

News: Mar 17, 2014

Nordic Partnership Continues to Flourish…
Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre and Silver Star Mountain Resort continue to gain momentum since the two businesses took a number of significant steps forward in their working relationship.  more

News: Mar 10, 2014

Silver Star Launches Fat-Bike Trial
Fresh off the success of its second annual FrostBike downhill BC Cup race, Silver Star Mountain Resort is again taking the lead on yet another great way to enjoy winter. Fat-bikes will be making their debut on selected cross country and snowshoe trails at the resort starting today.  more

News: Feb 12, 2014

Silver Star Mountain Resort General Manager Departs
One of Canada’s top winter destinations, Silver Star Mountain Resort, has said good bye to its long standing General Manager Michael Sherwood who resigned earlier this week. For 12 years, Sherwood has been at the helm of the resort.  more

News: Feb 6, 2014

Triple World Telemark Champion Spotted Training At Silver Star
The German National Telemark Champion has chosen Silver Star as his training ground during final preparations for the Colorado World Cup race. Tobias Mueller arrived at the resort from Germany on February 3rd and is taking advantage of ideal Telemark training conditions at Silver Star this week. Next week, Mueller competes in the FIS Telemark World Cup from February 10-14. more

News: Jan 17, 2014

BC's Second Ever Family Day Brings Economic Benefits to Ski Resort
Silver Star Mountain Resort is anticipating its second successful BC Family Day after the first ever Family Day last year gave ski resorts an economic boost during February of last year. more

News: Jan 10, 2014

29 cm in the last 24 hours at Silver Star
The weather gods are smiling on Silver Star Mountain Resort as 29 cm of fresh, dry powder has fallen in the last 24 hours just in time as the mountain starts its $10 night skiing today. more

News: Jan 9, 2014

Win $1,000 with Silver Star Photo and Video Social Media Contest
Silver Star Mountain Resort is calling all filmmakers and photographers to reveal a side of the resort never seen before with its Through the Eyes Of photo and video contest. The contest is seeking submissions on what Silver Star might be like through the eyes of a person’s favourite celebrity, stuffed animal or pet. The more creative, the better. more

News: Dec 31, 2013

Due to Popular Demand Silver Star Announces New Year's Extension
Silver Star Mountain Resort is extending the sale of its My Mtn FlexiCard due to overwhelming demand for the new card. more

News: Dec 9, 2013

Silver Star’s Powder Gulch Chair Opened to ‘Lift Accessed Heli-Skiing’
Silver Star Mountain Resort opened the backside of its ski mountain this past weekend where the fresh powder snow had been collecting for weeks. Local skiers and boarders had been planning their lines all week on the Putnam Creek side of the mountain known for its black and double black runs. more

News: Dec 2, 2013

Nordic Manager at Silver Star Inducted into CSIA National Hall of Fame
Silver Star Mountain Resort announced today that the Canadian Ski Instructors’ Alliance (CSIA), Canada’s professional ski teaching body, inducted Nordic Manager Guy Paulsen into its National Hall of Fame in the categories of Builder and Inspirational Leader. more

News: Nov 28, 2013

It’s Official: Silver Star Opens for the 2013-14 Season
Ski resort opens with three chairlifts, 55 runs, and bluebird day

News: Nov 19, 2013

Silver Star Mountain Resort Opens for Early Bonus Weekend November 23-24
Skiers and Riders get 50% off Lift Tickets for Bonus Weekend

News: Nov 13, 2013

Silver Star Nordic Season Kicks Off with Mountain High Okanagan Adventure
Ski-in, ski-out supper celebrates Best of the Okanagan

News: Nov 8, 2013

Nordic Season Opens Early at Silver Star - Sovereign Lake
Over 70 km of Nordic trails welcome the first skiers Nov 9

News: Nov 5, 2013

MyMtnFlexiCard Launched at Silver Star as Opening Dates Announced
New all-inclusive card rewards repeat visitors with 25% off

News: Nov 4, 2013

Silver Star Welcomes New Director of Sales & Marketing
Industry maven and outdoors aficionado Anne Haight returns to Silver Star Resort

News: Oct 23, 2013

Silver Star Mountain Resort Kicks Off 2013/2014 Season Strong
Resort brings new mountain adventures for skiers/riders of all experience levels


Summer 2013

News: July 18, 2013

Artists Capture Mile High Wine at Silver Star Resort
Original artworks created as festival showcases Okanagan wines and mountain hiking

News: June 5, 2013

Silver Star Bike Park to Open with New X-Country Trails
Bike Park gearing up for opening as it prepares to host BC Championships

News: Mar 25, 2013

Mile High Wine Signature Event set for Silver Star Mountain Resort
Summer wine tasting showcases stunning alpine views and award winning Okanagan wines


News: Dec 17, 2012

Canada’s 1st Ski-in Ski-out Ten Pin Bowling Launches at Silver Star More 

News: Dec 14, 2012

The Dark Side Opens at Silver Star with Lift-Accessed heli-skiing  More

News: Nov 26, 2012

Okanagan Residents Vote Silver Star Best Ski Resort  More

News:  Nov 15, 2012

Nordic Skiing at Silver Star - Sovereign Lake Now  More


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