my Mountain News

Corporate Restructure Announcement

Fri, 01/06/2012 - 5:59 am

Silver Star Mountain Resort is no longer affiliated with Big White Ski Resort. As part of a corporate restructure, the two companies now run independently of each other. 

Effective June 1, 2012 Big White Ski Resort Limited and Silver Star Ski Resort Limited will no longer offer dual mountain season passes or joint lift ticket programs. All passes will be sold on individual resort bases.

Effective June 1, 2012 Silver Star Mountain Resort introduces "my1pass"; Canada’s first All-Inclusive Season Pass. In addition to unlimited skiing and snowboarding on more than 3065 acres of incredible terrain, all Silver Star alpine season passes now include FREE upgrades allowing unlimited access to:

  • 55km of Nordic trails,
  • 16km of marked snowshoe trails,
  • Tube Town Adventure Park and;
  • Ice skating on Brewer’s Pond.

PLUS

  • 4 X 25% lift ticket discount for family and friends,
  • FREE guaranteed learn to ski or snowboard program for first timers,
  • FREE online payment plan,
  • 50% off group lessons (when purchased before October 14, 2012),
  • Special accommodation offers,
  • Incredible on-mountain discounts,
  • Reciprocal deals at other resorts and;
  • Additional benefits (found here).

“June 1st 2012 is a big day for the Silver Star community and will add another chapter to our already rich history.” Comments Silver Star CEO Ian Grant. “We are entering a new era here at Silver Star and are looking forward to the all the future entails, one day at a time” continues Grant.

Silver Star has invested in a new point of sale program allowing a seamless online sale of season passes. “We’re excited to launch our online store – It’s a significant improvement from previous seasons allowing everyone, even students to purchase their pass online” continues Grant.  

Early-Bird Alpine Season passes are on sale now at www.skisilverstar.com

The FREE online payment plan begins June 1st breaking payments over as many as six months – for an adult season pass that’s just $112.50/month. Full details are available online.