Silver Star To Open Early

Posted By: The Ski Channel on October 17, 2012 4:22 pm

Plan an early start to skiing in British Columbia as Silver Star Mountain Resort has set an opening day of Thursday, November 22. A full seven days ahead of schedule, the Comet Express six-pack will open to groomed trails.

Each year, Silver Star is one of the first to open without the aid of snowmaking, the popular ski resort boasts of a vertical drop of 760 m (2500 ft.) and an annual snowfall of more than 700 centimetres of Okanagan Champagne Powder.

In honor of its 10 millionth skier visit, Silver Star Mountain Resort has introduced Canada’s first all-inclusive season pass and day ticket. With the My1Pass, alpine day ticket and season pass holders will have free unlimited access to Silver Star’s 55 kilometres of Nordic trails, 16 km of mapped and marked snowshoe trails, Tube Town Adventure Park and outdoor skating on Brewer’s Pond.

To celebrate the early opening, Silver Star is offering 35% off early bookings extending to February 8th 2013. Early booking savings at Silver Star include: Guests reserving before November 18 will save 35% on lift tickets and lodging mid-week and 25% on weekends.

The early saving will be dependent on snow conditions, but the resort got a few cm on Tuesday.