We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Nickel Plate Cross Country Ski Area

Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Penticton, British Columbia, Canada

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 6 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 6
    Excellent
  • 0
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Friendly staff

First time cross country skiing and Alec at the rental lodge was very helpful. The location is beautiful as they have miles of trails and some of the best snow conditions. This... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2017
canadianballfan
,
Langley, Canada
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

6 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
Showing 6: English reviews
Langley, Canada
Level Contributor
101 reviews
64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

First time cross country skiing and Alec at the rental lodge was very helpful. The location is beautiful as they have miles of trails and some of the best snow conditions. This place is not attached to apex so they don't have the same amenities. However I loved how it didn't have all the crowds that the downhill area has.... More 

Helpful?
Thank canadianballfan
Penticton, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 15 February 2015

As good as it gets. For Nordic adventure in the Okanagan. Longest season. Great snow. Great people. Great tracks. The road is a bit tough on equipment, no doubt.

Helpful?
Thank 542brett
Toronto
Level Contributor
10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2015

Up and out from under the grey skies of the valley ... brilliant alpine sunshine ... beautifully maintained trails ... lovely views ... cosy lodge ... friendly staff ... not-for profit operation.

Helpful?
Thank Stephen G
Kelowna, Canada
Level Contributor
50 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2014

If you want it easy for a winter activity single or family, this is the best place, you can cross ski or snow shoe all at the same place, nice map and rental in place available, good equipment too!

Helpful?
Thank chantalee c
Penticton, Canada
Level Contributor
24 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Good track set with a lot of different trails for both skating and classic XC. Good facilities with clean washrooms and a good waxing area.

Helpful?
Thank Tanker489
Penticton, Canada
Level Contributor
12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2012

Beauty snow and skies. K-9 trail is great if you have the pooch along.

Helpful?
Thank CandisD

Travellers who viewed Nickel Plate Cross Country Ski Area also viewed

Penticton, Okanagan Valley
Penticton, Okanagan Valley
 
Penticton, Okanagan Valley
Penticton, Okanagan Valley
 

Been to Nickel Plate Cross Country Ski Area? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Nickel Plate Cross Country Ski Area staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Will you pick up and drop off at my hotel?
  • I have a family of 7. Can your tour accommodate all of us together?
  • How should I dress for this tour?