Whistler

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Description
Side by side, the two mountains of Whistler and Blackcomb represent over 8,000 acres of skiable terrain. With the greatest vertical/usable terrain for skiing/riding and other winter sports in North America, the best parks & pipes in North America, the largest above tree line terrain and bowls in North America, a long ski season with spring skiing and riding until mid-June, amazing BC après ski and nightlife, world class shopping and dining and glacier skiing - the only resort in North America where you can ski or ride on a glacier - Whistler is consistently ranked in the top 5 for North American resorts selected by industry magazines such as SKI, SKIING, Powder, TransWorld Snowboarding and more.

Snow Resort Stats

Mountain

Mountain

Elevation Top 2284m
Elevation Bottom 653m
Vertical Drop 1,609 metres
Skiable Terrain 3307ha
Longest Run 11km (7 miles)
Beginner 20%%
Intermediate 55%%
Advanced 25%%
Total Number of Trails 200\+

Lifts

Lifts

Total 38
Highest Lifted Point 2,284 metres (7,494 feet)
Gondolas & Trams 3
High Speed Sixes
High Speed Quads 13
Quad Chairs 0
Triple Chairs 5
Double Chairs 1
Surface Lifts 16
Uphill Capacity 65,507 skiers per hour

Snow Making

Snow Making 565 acres (229 hectares)
Total Number of Guns 270
Annual Average Snowfall 11.70 metres (38.4 ft) per year

Terrain Parks

Terrain Park

Total 5 plus 1 snowcross track and a summer glacier park
Name Summer Glacier Terrain Park
Half Pipes 1
Half Pipe Size Lengh: 450 feet, radius 17 feet, wall height 16.5 feet, width lip to lip 64 feet, bottom 33 feet wide.
Total Terrain Park Area Size 80 acres (33 hectares)

Location & Travel Info
Country: Canada
Region: British Columbia
Address: 4545 Blackcomb Way

V0N1B4 Whistler (British Columbia)
Website: https://www.whistlerblackcomb.com/
Email: wbres@intrawest.com
Phone: Toll-Free within Aust: 0011 800 44 22 1122 \\
Nearest Town: Whistler
Nearest Airport: Vancouver International Airport
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Last updated - 11 hours ago
Whistler On Twitter
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Small Bikes Big Fun - DFX Kids Bike Lessons: https://t.co/ArTx9JUBSD via @YouTube 10 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: RT @triwhistler: 'Soaking up' this morning's light show over Whistler #BlackcombMtn #AltaLk @GoWhistler @WhistlerBlckcmb #HelloBC @TamithaS… 1 day ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: The PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is open for business... or should we say SPECTACULAR VIEWS. Get your season pass: https://t.co/Ru7UA1ztDS 2 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @bfink13 There is still quite a lot of snow up high, hiking trails are a little ways off. 2 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: The PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience: your launch pad to our Outer Spaces. Opening this weekend, get your season pass: https://t.co/Ru7UA1ztDS 3 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: The world record-breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola opens for summer sightseeing this weekend. Get your season pass: https://t.co/Ru7UA1ztDS 4 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @vankampal @SundialHotel Sorry for the inconvenience - we had to stick with our official closing date so we had tim… https://t.co/2ZLkTvXevz 5 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @Tracydeanne @slpng_giants_ca Thank you for bringing this to our attention. The ads were placed through a bot and w… https://t.co/ck7ngAqVbA 5 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Outer.Spaces. Discover the PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience, opening May 27. #360ofWB #exploreBC https://t.co/0jEZ89Akyc 5 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @jschim Hi Jesse, We had to close to get the mountain ready for summer operations. There is a lot of work to be done and not a lot of time. 5 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Last day of skiing/boarding for the 2016.17 season! Sun and cloud with an alpine high of 18°C. #TheGoodsReport https://t.co/E1CzbcexWH 7 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Be Like Jerry and come to Merlin's for your Gaper Day party. Stay safe and have fun! > https://t.co/0HBeRLuggn https://t.co/iHcj4zYLZk 8 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @WannabeEinstein Currently $40.95 CAD for an adult. 8 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @jaimestein love it! 8 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps - 7th Heaven Express, Glacier Express and Horstman T-Bar will not open today due to avalanche danger. Crystal Express will open. 8 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: A mix of sun and cloud with an alpine high of 16°C today. Can't get much better than that! #TheGoodsReport https://t.co/LCg64WTZoO 8 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Sunshine and warm temperatures in the forecast. Ski in the morning ride bikes in the afternoon. https://t.co/T5RKHZO3zl 9 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Currently hiring station cooks! Check the following link for more information! https://t.co/ZUS5un4pqH 10 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: RT @WhistlerBikePrk: A-Line, B-Line, Crank It Up oh my! 90% of the Park will be running tomorrow. Get the details >> https://t.co/5a7PlGt… 10 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: A mix of sun and cloud today with a alpine high of 6°C. #TheGoodsReport https://t.co/1FzFDDllz7 11 days ago