Whistler

MOUNTAIN STATS

Average Snowfall
396 inches/33 feet 10 metres per year

Total Terrain
8,171 acres/3,307 hectares

Trails
200 +

Mountain Restaurants
17 (6,540 restaurant seats)

Highest Lift Accessed Elevation
2,284 m - 7,494 feet

Vertical
1609 metres/5280 feet

Whistler Village Elevation
675 metres/2,214 feet

Creekside Base Elevation
653 metres/2140 feet

Number of Lifts
38

Hourly Lift Capacity
61,407 skiers per hour

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Whistler, B.C.

Overcast, light snow
  • Overcast, light snow
  • Temperature: -2 °C
  • Wind: Calm
  • Pressure: 996 hPa
  • Rel. Humidity: 100 %
  • Visibility: 2.4 km
Reported on:
March 5, 2017 - 5:00pm

Whistler Blackcomb is one of the greatest ski resorts in the world, offering the snow enthusiast a huge variety of terrain to keep you excited day after day. You could spend your entire 11 weeks here and still not have seen or skied every trail; the mountain is always giving, allowing you to continue your skill progression as the weeks go on. Who knows what your fav course will be… whatever it is, you will have the opportunity to give it all a go with YES.

THINGS TO DO

Activities: You’ll never be bored in Whistler with plenty of adventurous activities to keep you occupied off the slopes. It is a really good idea to do something other than skiing or snowboarding on your days off – you'll find you will improve faster if you have 3 days on the hill and 1 day off.

If you would like to give any of these activities a try during your stay in Whistler, just let us know and we are happy to make the reservations for you:

    * Heli or Cat Skiing / Boarding
    * Cross Country Skiing
    * Snowmobile Tours
    * Dog Sledding
    * Skyline Or Zip Trek High Wire
    * Wildlife Tours

Shopping & Eating

Whistler Village

offers a diverse range of shops, restaurants, bars and cafes along its pedestrian friendly walkways leading from the base of Whistler Mountain. Other services in the village include numerous health and beauty spas, art galleries, liquor stores, supermarkets, pharmacies, internet cafes and souvenir shops.

The Upper Village

at the base of Blackcomb Mountain also offers a range of restaurants and retail stores and is connected by a free shuttle bus to Whistler Village.

Creekside

Whistler Creekside is the original locals' village. There are a variety of restaurants and a small shopping precinct including retail and rental shops, supermarket and liquor store. There is also a gymnasium.