Experience truly world-class cross-country skiing in one of the most picturesque locations imaginable. Come explore over 105km of expertly groomed cross-country trails in one of the most beautiful, snowy settings in the country.
Snow-blanketed pines, pristine trails, and your perfect day await
Step out onto the largest network of daily-groomed trails in all of Canada. Athletes from all over the world come to Vernon to train and compete on our superior snow, unrivalled trail systems, and in predictably phenomenal conditions.
And that person who just passed you? That might be one of our resident Olympians.
Sovereign Lake Nordic Centre
Beginning as early as November 1st and ending in mid-April, SLNC offers one of the longest cross country skiing seasons in Canada. When you pair world-class grooming with high-elevation snow conditions and 50km of sub-alpine trails, you get cross-country conditions that are nothing short of outstanding. A trail-use ticket is required.
SilverStar Mountain Resort
The 55km of meticulously groomed trails at SilverStar join with Sovereign Lake to form the largest daily groomed network of Nordic trails, and give you an unrivaled variety of terrain to explore. SilverStar even offers warming huts, lift access for XC skiers, and a night loop for cruising under the stars. A trail-use ticket is required. Some trails allow dogs.