This historic photo of the opening day for Big White's Ridge double chair in 1971. 
According to Old Kelowna on Facebook, the chair was a welcomed addition to the mountain's three T-Bar lifts at the time. 
Cliff Serwa and Doug Mervyn opened the ski hill in 1963 with just one T-Bar.

A look back at Kelowna’s past

Double chair opens at Big White in 1971

This historic photo of the opening day for Big White’s Ridge double chair in 1971.

According to Old Kelowna on Facebook, the chair was a welcomed addition to the mountain’s three T-Bar lifts at the time.

Cliff Serwa and Doug Mervyn opened the ski hill in 1963 with just one T-Bar.

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