Located a short 30 minute drive from Penticton, BC, Apex Mountain Resort is a full service destination resort known for the lightest champagne powder snow, incredible terrain, and friendly people. Apex being located in the heart of the Okanagan Valley, features the perfect mix between large amounts of precipitation and low humidity that makes for the lightest champagne powder snow imaginable.
Apex Mountain Resort is known as a family friendly mountain that has a wide variety of terrain for everyone. From steep chutes to wide open bowls and glade skiing to some of the smoothest groomers around the terrain is one of the reasons people love Apex. With 2,000 feet of vertical and one of the chairs being a high speed detachable quad that gets you to the top in 6 minutes the amount of vertical you can ski in a day will out last your legs. Over 75 runs that are marked and another 40 runs that are unmarked allows you to seek out the hidden gems that make Apex famous. Apex Mountain Resort is the only mountain in the Okanagan that faces North and East which means those beautiful powder snow crystals are not affected by the sun and our famous light dry powder snow can be found days after a snowfall.
In addition to the amazing natural terrain Apex has 4 Terrain Parks, a World Cup mogul course, an Aerial Site and world class training venue for Slalom and GS racing.
There’s more to do than ski or snowboard. The World famous Gunbarrel Saloon and restaurant is the most happening apres scene around. The Edge Bistro has the best coffee around, grab one to go and have it on the chair! You will also want to check out their home made wraps, soups and sandwiches and pizzas to keep you fueled throughout the day. The Trading Post is a full service Liquor Store and has all of the necessities you need so you don’t have to get back in your car until you leave. Apex has a Tube Park with two lanes accessed by a 500 foot long Magic Carpet to get you back into the fun. Night skiing is available from 4 pm to 9 pm on Friday and Saturday nights and during the holidays. New snowshoe trails and rentals are now available to explore the beautiful scenery surrounding the resort.
Ski-in Ski-out Accommodation: There is a wide variety of Ski In Ski Out accommodation available to meet every budget. Go to the Accommodations link at the top of the page for more information on how to stay right on the mountain.
The Forecast for this season is a La Nina winter. A La Nina winter means a colder and wetter winter than average and that equates to an awesome snow year! Don’t miss out on an incredible season. Last season was epic and the forecast is even better for this season! We welcome you to come and experience Apex Mountain Resort, you will be glad you did.
2017-2018 Season- December 2nd 2017 to April 2nd 2018
Apex Mountain Resort Administration Office 1-877-777-2739