Getting to our Airbnb and around the Resort

Wondering how you get to Raven on the Ridge and how to get around the mountain once you’re here? We have you covered! 

Explore the mountain from your Airbnb

Winter

Raven on the Ridge is a true ski-in/ski-out accommodation. The Criss Cross ski run goes right through our property, just behind the house, and will take you to the Silver Queen chairlift. From this chair lift, you’ll have access to the entire mountain!

Once you are at the top of the Silver Queen, ride over the bridge and straight past the Silver Wood Express chairlift to get to the village, or turn off at the chairlift and start exploring the mountain.

Not riding and just want to get to the village, go ice-skating at Brewer’s pond, or tubing at Tube Town? Request a complimentary pickup from the SilverStar Shuttle! (only runs in the winter)

Requests for service to The Ridge ONLY are handled by calling the shuttle cell at 250-309-5974. Calls to the driver can’t be answered while driving so calls MUST be made on the hour or half-hour only. There is no need to call the driver regarding service from the Village back to the Ridge as this can be requested at the Village pick-up location on each hour and half-hour. The Ridge pickup is at the intersection of Cathedral and Purcell Rd – Silver Star Mountain Resort

Just keep in mind that in the event of bigger snowfall days the shuttle may not be able to access some areas, Alpine Meadows, Ridge due to snow clearance. But the good news is that the pick-up spot is 150 meters up the street from Raven on the Ridge.

For more detailed information and hours of operation on the SilverStar Shuttle click here.

Summer
Visit SilverStar Mountain resort in the summer to go hiking, cross country, or downhill biking. 

In the summer, the Resort runs the Gondola for hiking and sightseeing and the Comet Express for downhill mountain biking. From Raven on the Ridge, you can either bike to the village or take a 2-minute drive to one of the parking lots at the resort. 

Find the summer and winter maps of SilverStar Mountain Resort here.

Getting back to the Airbnb

Winter
The shuttle leaves from the village across from parking lot B. Don’t forget to tell the driver that you’re staying on the Ridge. The shuttle doesn’t go into the Ridge unless requested.

Or find your way back using the Criss Cross run from the top of the Comet Express or Alpine Meadows Chair. View the map here.

Summer
Find your way back to the village and follow the main road back to Cathedral Drive. You can also opt to park your vehicle at one of the parking lots in the morning so you can drive back home.

How to get to Raven on the Ridge

By car
Raven on the Ridge is located in the heart of the Okanagan Valley. SilverStar is a quick twenty-minute drive from Vernon and only a fifty-five-minute drive from Kelowna International Airport. 

Drive Times to SilverStar

Vernon – 20 minutes
Kelowna Airport (YLW) – 55 minutes
Kamloops – 1 hour 40 minutes
Vancouver – 5 hours
Calgary – 6.5 hours

By flight
Raven is less than an hour’s drive from YLW Kelowna Airport. There are a number of transport options for you to choose from once you get to YLW.

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