Silver Star British Columbia

Fabulous

4.3 / 5

based on 10 reviews

Trails

Beginner
15%
Intermediate
40%
Advanced / Expert
45%

Overview

Silver Star is one of the top resorts in British Columbia. With 132 runs spanning 3282 acres, it is well worth a visit if you find yourself in the area. To give you a snapshot of the resort, we've put together a comprehensive list of key statistics, including mountain profile, lift system, historical opening and closing dates, and ticket pricing. Make sure you read the reviews left by skiers and riders who've experienced it first hand, and check out how they rate the resort!

Lifts

High Speed Six
1
High Speed Quads
2
Quad Chairs
3
Double Chair
1
Surface Lifts
5

Elevation

Base
3789 feet
Summit
6282 feet
Vertical drop
2493 feet

Terrain

Total runs
132
Terrain Parks
2
Longest Run
5.0 miles
Skiable Terrain
3282 acres

Overall rating Leave a review for Silver Star

How well the resort caters for beginner skiers / boarders

Beginners

How well the resort caters for intermediate skiers / boarders?

Intermediates

How well the resort caters for advanced skiers / boarders

Advanced

How accessible and convenient it is to get to this resort from a major destination

Accessibility

Quality of the off-piste terrain

Side/Backcountry

Overall value for money of the resort

Value for money

Quality of lifts, lift speed and lift layout in the resort

Lifts

Quantity and quality of the snow

Snow

How uncrowded is the resort

Uncrowded

Après ski and dining options

Town

Services and facilities e.g. child care, tubing, health care, equipment hire

Facilities

How family friendly is this resort?

Family Friendliness
DKDavid K.
intermediate skier
Fabulous!

4.3 / 5

Nov 24, 2017
I'm going to be staying in Vernon over the winter and used the opening day as an opportunity to check out the mountain. The skiing is great fun with some lovely longish runs, really looking forward to when there's more snow.... More
AKAleksandra K.
advanced skier
Very Good!

4.1 / 5

Nov 24, 2017
Loved my first visit to a Canadian Resort! Silver Star has some pretty awesome runs and it's only going to be better when we visit later in the season and there's more snow.... More
DMDevon M.
beginner snowboarder
Superb!

4.9 / 5

Nov 10, 2017
Silver star is a great year round resort for families and the solo adventurer. Me and my kids took advantage of the cheap nights to see if it was something we would be into doing as a family and loved it. We now all have gear and took advantage again of silver stars great... More
CCody
intermediate skier
Very Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 10, 2017
Silver Star has amazing terrain, with an excellent mix of long groomers on the backside and trees on the front side. Feel on the mountain is more of a local, small town vibe in comparison to other nearby hills that attract more tourists and families.... More
EBElijah B.
advanced snowboarder
Good!

3.9 / 5

Nov 10, 2017
Ive been Coming to silverstar ever since my dad first threw me on skis at a very young age(4 or 5) Soon after I began snowboarding. Silverstar has always been the highlight of winter. Its such a beautiful place to go during the winter months. Silverstar has alot of activities for... More
DVDale V.
expert skier
Fabulous!

4.2 / 5

Nov 07, 2017
Silverstar resort is one of my favorite mountains here in British Columbia and right up there within Canada. Although Silverstars village is not huge it does have all the amenities and a few apres activities to keep you and your family busy on your ski vacation. The resort is... More
BSBrian S.
advanced skier
Superb!

4.6 / 5

Nov 07, 2017
Such magical color in this happy ski town...with great food and amazing snow...with breathtaking views...runs to challenge any type of skier make this the interiors whistler...come and enjoy one of the best hills in canada... More
SMScott M.
Very Good!

4 / 5

Oct 24, 2017
My favourite mountain to ski. I’ve been skiing Silverstar for more than 30 years and really have enjoyed my time there. The snow is always great, staff are awesome. I took snowboarding lessons their one year and up was up skiing Blues the next day. If I have one complaint is... More
RSRobert S.
Very Good!

4 / 5

Oct 17, 2017
This is my favourite little resort in British Columbia. Not the biggest vertical, not the most technical terrain, but plenty of variety for both alpine and nordic skiing, and a small, friendly village, with plenty of ski-in ski-out accommodation options
CBCasey B.
Superb!

5 / 5

Oct 09, 2017
Silver Star is a great mountain. They get nice little powder for most of the ski season. I really like the selection of black diamond runs in close proximity to each other on the back side of the mountain. The village also has a very unique feel as all the building are painted in... More
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