Whitewater Ski Resort is located near Nelson, British Columbia, Canada. It is situated beneath Ymir Mountain in the Selkirk Mountains, part of the Powder Highway region. The resort is approximately 15 minutes (19 km) southeast of the town of Nelson.
Visitors can drive to Whitewater by following the signs from Nelson. Alternatively, public transport and shuttles are available, and those flying can land at Castlegar or Spokane airports.