Explore this winter playground all within an hour’s drive. Downhill ski at Apex Mountain Resort. Skate at Chute Lake Lodge’s outdoor rink, or hike the KVR or mountain biking trails. Cross country ski or snowshoe at Nickel Plate Nordic Centre, then warm your spirits with a tailgate picnic. If it's cloudy in the valley, it is usually sunny on the mountain. Escape the rainy city and enjoy the fresh outdoors at Naramata Lakeside Guesthouse.