Skiing & Snowboarding

Happy skier with snowy evergreen trees in the background.

Check-out links for day passes for alpine ski or snowboarding, cross-country skiing, and snowshoeing.

UBCO Recreation Affordability Fund

UBCO Recreation is excited to announce a new affordability fund to help students experiencing financial barriers to participate in off-campus programming.

A $20 discount will be automatically applied when checking out for Big White or Silverstar Ski/Snowboard days. Please note this discount cannot be used if only purchasing a bus ticket.

If you have any questions, please email physicalactivity.ok@ubc.ca

 

 

cross country skiing at sovereign lake nordic club

UBCO Recreation is excited to offer Cross-Country Skiing in partnership with Sovereign Lake! All ski passes will need to be purchased online to reserve your spot and rentals will be purchased at Sovereign when you arrive.

Day Skiing:

Time: 8:00-4:00pm

Cost: 40% off passes – Ski Pass

Discount Code:

UBCO-DayTicket(24) *available 5 days prior to the ski day

$5 – Rentals

February 10

February 25

March 10

Night Skiing:

Time: 4:00pm-8:00pm

Cost:  40% off passes with discount code -Night Ski

Discount Code:

UBCO-DayTicket(24) *available 5 days prior to the ski day

Rentals-$5.00

Thursday, Feb 1

Thursday, Feb 29

Register Here

 

cross country skiing at telemark

UBCO Recreation is excited to offer Cross-Country Skiing in partnership with Telemark Nordic Club! All passes and rental payments will be done at the hill when you arrive. Please check-in and pay at the hill! You must reserve your spot.

Day Skiing:

February 11

March 2

Time: 1:00-5:00pm

Cost: $9 – Day Ski Pass Rentals $11.00 Classic or $13.00 Skate

Night Skiing:

February 16

March 7

March 13

Time: 4-8pm

Cost: $5 – Night Ski Pass

Rentals: $11.00 Classic or $13.00 Skate

Snowshoeing is also available on any of the UBCO Ski Days!

Cost:

$5 for the pass day or night

$8 for the rental any time

REGISTER HERE

 

 

big white adventure day

Enjoy a full day of affordable fun at Big White Ski Resort!

Dates:  March 9

Costs:
  • $25 Bus Ticket
  • $88 Lift Tickets
  • $55 Rentals (skis or snowboard + helmet)
  • $67 2-hour Lesson
  • $135 Beginner Discovery (1 lesson, rentals and beginner carpet  lift ticket) *new to skiing/snowboarding
  • $165 Full Day Beginner Discovery (2 lessons, rentals and beginner carpet lift ticket) *new to skiing/snowboarding
  • Next Steps (1 lesson, rental and beginner carpet lift ticket)*this package is for anyone that has taken the Discovery Package in the past year and hasn’t skied in the past year

The bus leaves the UBCO gym at 7:30am and departs Big White at 4:00pm to return to campus. There are limited spots available – sign up today! Registration closes on the Monday prior to the event.

March 9

 

 

 

Silverstar Student day

Saturday, March 16

Enjoy a full day of affordable fun at SilverStar Ski Resort!

Costs:

  • $25 Bus Ticket (leaves UBCO at 7:15 from M LOT)
  • $70 Lift Tickets
  • $45 Rentals (ski or snowboard and helmet)
  • $45 1/2 Day Lesson Only (does not include equipment)

These prices can’t be beat and are only available when purchased in advance through UBC Recreation. Registration closes on the Monday prior to the event.

March 16

Student Day Trip Shuttle
Looking for a Ride to the Hill on Saturday or Sundays throughout the season?
Kelowna Concierge has you covered.  $25.00 return trip from UBCO to SilverStar.  Pick up at 7:15 am and drop off around 4:10pm.  Must have Valid Student ID to board the shuttle.