Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler, British Columbia is located in the spectacular Coast Mountains, just a two-hour drive north of Vancouver. It is consistently ranked one of the best ski resorts in the world thanks to its impressive snowfall, over 8171 acres of skiable terrain on two mountains, exciting activities off the slopes and a dynamic and welcoming village.

Overview

Whistler is Canada’s premier skiing resort offering a welcoming and world-class ski holiday experience with something for everyone.

  • Rated #1 Ski Resort in North America!
  • Ski-in Ski-out village set between two impressive mountains – Whistler and Blackcomb
  • Pedestrian village stroll with amazing shops and dining
  • World record-breaking Peak 2 Peak Gondola – a definite ‘must do’
  • Reliable and consistent snowfall with an average of 11.9 metres (39.1 feet) of snow a year

Mountain Statistics

Statistics

Top Elevation 2,284 Metres
Village Elevation 675 Metres
Vertical Drop 1,609 Metres
Skiable Terrain 8,171 Acres
Lifts 37 lifts
Runs 200+
Avg. Annual Snowfall 11.7 Metres
Terrain Beginner 17%
Terrain Intermediate 55%
Terrain Advanced 28%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Trail Map

Other Activites

At Whistler there is more on offer than just world-class skiing and snowboarding with amazing adventures adding to your ski/board winter experience.


Aerial Sightseeing

Qualified pilots take you on a spectacular tour where you’ll see every mountain range, glacier, valley, river, lake, and settlement – and have a better understanding of this amazing landscape.


Backcountry Tours

The perfect adventure if you’re curious to know what’s beyond the borders of Whistler and are looking for adventure in Mother Nature’s backyard.


Bungee Jumping

One of only two bungee jumping zones in British Columbia. Jump from a 300 foot (91 metre) pedestrian bridge that spans an awesome canyon while a whitewater river rushes below.


Cross Country Skiing

Experience pure physical and mental fulfillment through a majestic winter wonderland, as you glide along groomed trails throughout the valley and at the new 2010 Olympic Nordic Centre venue.


Dog Sledding

Drive a team of powerful sled dogs through the spectacular backcountry. An incredible adventure that’s uniquely Canadian.


Fishing

The winter and spring months are considered the best months for fishing in the Whistler area, with an opportunity to fish for wild steelhead, trout and char in a pristine setting.


Heli-Skiing/Snowboarding

Whistler truly is an amazing destination for the ultimate air-borne limo service access to untouched mountains coated with virgin white powder.


Ice Climbing

If you’ve ever dreamed of climbing up a frozen waterfall of ice, you’ll find experienced and professional guides ready to show you the ropes.


Skating

One of Canada’s favourite winter sports and a perfect low-impact and family-friendly activity, whether indoor at Meadow Park Sports Centre or outdoor on a frozen lake.


Sleigh Rides

Nothing says winter like a scenic horse-drawn sleigh ride through a forest blanketed with snow.


Snowcat Skiing/Riding

Explore the backcountry by snowcat, then carve some turns in the untouched powder.


Snowmobiling

A great family adventure. Ride through forests or on top of mountains on a high-powered snowmobile. Safe, exhilarating and memorable.


Snowshoeing

Whistler has the ideal setting for snowshoeing. Rent your own or let a guide take you through unforgettable and beautiful wilderness and learn about the local natural wildlife.


Tube Park

The Coca-Cola Tube Park features 6-8 lanes rated from green to black diamond, and is laugh-out-loud winter fun.


Ziplining

Fly along a steel cable high in the air. Ziplining is a great family activity that is thrilling, safe and guaranteed to create lasting memories.

Getting There

Getting to Whistler

Whistler is located just 120 km (75 miles) north of Vancouver, BC along Highway 99, locally referred to as the Sea to Sky highway and voted the “Most Romantic Road in the World”.

Ask our Active Travel Experts to assist you in prearranging transfers or a rental car for your stay.

Accommodation

Whistler has a variety of accommodation options to choose from.

Contact our Active Travel Experts for insider tips on where to stay and tailor-made ski/board experiences

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