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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Next Snow
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(7 Day Forecast)
Mount Aspiring70 cm
Mount Cook48 cm
Whistler41 cm
Aspen Mountain21 cm
Breckenridge21 cm
Vail17 cm
Big White16 cm
Fernie14 cm
Niseko13 cm
Sun Peaks11 cm
Last updated - 8 hours ago
Whistler On Twitter
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  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps - Peak Express & Harmony Express will be closed for the day due to avalanche risk. 19 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: The 20th annual Showcase Showdown went off this past weekend on Whistler. Watch the recap: https://t.co/cvo6PDmI7C 20 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: #WBOps - Symphony Express will remain closed for the day due to avalanche risk. 20 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @PabloContrerasW @embarcresorts @diamondresorts Congrats Amy and Stan! 21 hrs ago
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  • WhistlerBlckcmb: 8cm overnight and 12cm in the last 24hr! Periods of light snow today with an alpine high of -2°C #TheGoodsReport https://t.co/hzAKr5ueij 23 hrs ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: RT @Hannaha87: If Canada is the Mecca for adventure, then @WhistlerBlckcmb is the Shangri-la for snowsports. https://t.co/aZ6OQss3Xr https… 1 day ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: 5cm overnight with a possible 2-4cm today. Scattered flurries with an alpine high of -4°C. #TheGoodsReport https://t.co/k1HULRI0ng 1 day ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Cloudy with sunny breaks this morning, and increasing cloud in the afternoon. Alpine high of -3°C. #TheGoodsReport https://t.co/xaBTOmLHoX 2 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Test your all around riding ability with the @DCSnowboarding Hit & Run event on April 1-2! Register:… https://t.co/NSBWGijxgs 3 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: RT @Powetry_: Amazing day @WhistlerBlckcmb always providing the goods late into the season! #powetry #whistler https://t.co/HQmLJ6W2M9 3 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Power down tonight at 8:30pm-9:30pm for #EarthHour and join the movement to fight climate change. https://t.co/BiH6Kg95aH 3 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: Tonight, après starts at 3pm and goes till the party ends @merlinsbar! DJ Billy the Kid will have you bouncing in your seats. 3 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: What are your #EarthHour plans? #InTheNameOfWinter https://t.co/zxIdIy8cLh 3 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: No sign of spring up here! Another 9cm overnight. Alpine high of -3°C today with increasing sun. #TheGoodsReport https://t.co/RJgMjCD0Z3 3 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: @no1mainlander See you soon! 4 days ago
  • WhistlerBlckcmb: RT @ApresWheeler: Now this is my kind off Spring skiing... fresh snow today @WhistlerBlckcmb ! #whistler #inthenameofwinter #littlethingswh… 4 days ago