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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 apr├Ęs 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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Next Snow
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(7 Day Forecast)
Whistler128 cm
Niseko71 cm
Hakuba59 cm
Heavenly42 cm
Fernie36 cm
Mammoth27 cm
Park City24 cm
Big White23 cm
Snowbird23 cm
Lake Louise22 cm
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Whistler On Twitter
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak2Peak will be closed for the day due to high winds. 1 hr ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak Express, Harmony 6 Express and Symphony Express will be closed toady due to weather and avalanche danger. 2 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Crystal Ridge Express is on standby due to high winds. 2 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps 7th Heaven Express and Showcase T-Bar will be closed for the day due to high winds and high avalanche danger. 3 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps Crystal Ridge Express is still on standby due to high winds. 3 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps Whistler T-Bar and Glacier Express are now open. 3 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak2Peak is still on standby. Stay tuned for more updates. 3 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak Express, Harmony 6 Express and Symphony Express are on standby due to weather and avalanche control. 4 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps Crystal Ridge Express is on standby due to high winds. 4 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak2Peak is on standby due to winds. It will be reassessed throughout the morning. Stay tuned for more updates. 5 hrs ago
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  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Tube Park will be closed for the rest of the day due to snow conditions. 22 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps Glacier Express will be closed the remainder of the day due to weather conditions. 24 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps Glacier Express is on standby due to high winds. 24 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak2Peak will be closed for the day due to high winds 1 day ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak2Peak is still on standby due to high winds. Opening will be reassessed at 12:30 pm. 1 day ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak2Peak is currently on standby due to high winds. 1 day ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps 7th Heaven Express and Showcase T-Bar will not be in operation today due to weather. 1 day ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps The Peak Express, Harmony 6 Express, Symphony Express and Whistler T-Bar will not be in operation today due to weather. 1 day ago