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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



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\+



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)
Phone: Toll-Free within Aust: 0011 800 44 22 1122 \\
Nearest Town: Whistler
Nearest Airport: Vancouver International Airport
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