Apex Mountain Resort

Apex Mountain Resort is of the hidden gems of Western Canada. Located a short 30 minute drive from Penticton, BC, Apex has great snow, perfect weather, incredible terrain and no crowds. While you are there, don't forget to check out the action at the world famous Gunbarrel Saloon. TEST

Overview

Details

Other Winter Attractions

This is your destination for winter adventures: Snowshoeing, tubing, cross country skiing, and a kilometre long skate trail that weaves through the trees are only part of the action. GAME ON! Bring your hockey team and rent the NHL size rink. Warm up after with a bonfire and marshmallow roast.

Snowmaking?

All of the mountain has snow making.

Season
Mid December - end of March
Special Passes

Apex Powder Pass

Hours of Operation

Daily 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Average Temperature (Celcius)
-4
Average Season Snowfall (Inches)
600
Rentals?
Yes
Lessons/Ski School?
Yes
On-Hill Village?
Yes
On-Hill Food Options?
Yes
On-Hill Accommodations?
Yes

Stats

Total Runs
80
Beginner Runs (%)
35
Intermediate Runs (%)
35
Advanced/Expert (%)
30
Terrain Description

Apex offers terrain to challenge every ability. Bowls, glades, chutes and steeps will keep the black diamond seekers happy. Wide open corduroy on gently slopes offer challenges for the green and blue crowd. Four terrain parks range in challenges to help you improve to master them all.

Terrain Parks
4
Longest Run
3
Rideable Area (Acres)
1,112
Number of Lifts
4
Lift Details

One quad chair, one triple chair, one T-Bar and one magic carpet

Base Elevation
5,197
Top Elevation (Ft)
7,197
Vertical Rise (Ft)
2,000

Location

Contact

Fax
(250) 292-8100
Province

Getting There

Penticton is in the sunny south end of the Okanagan Valley. In the summer it’s known for great cycling routes and vineyards. 

Driving

Penticton is 405 km (240 miles) east of Vancouver, B.C. and only 33 km (21 miles) west of Penticton, B.C.. Apex Mountain Resort is accessed by major highways and well maintained roads.

Flights

Fly into either Penticton regional airport (35 min away) or Kelowna International Airport (90 min away). Airport transfers and car rental packages provide several options for ground transportation between airports and the resort. 

Shuttles

The Apex Shuttle Bus makes pick-ups at Penticton Place on weekends and holidays. 

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