This historic photo of Big White Ski Resort takes us back to 1972.
The photo was shared to Old Kelowna Facebook page by James Potts.
Potts also shared a small piece of his family history, citing the picture was used as a Big White promotion photo back in the 1970’s. His grandfather was Jack Serwa and his uncle was Clifford Serwa.
Clifford Serwa was the co-founder of Big White Ski Resort, and his granddaughter is Kelsey Serwa is a retired Canadian freestyle skier from Kelowna, who won a gold medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang and a silver medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Big White opened in 1963 with one T-bar.