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SKI Canada - British Columbia

Whistler Blackcomb

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Drive along the magnificent coastline from Vancouver to Whistler the largest mountain in North America. 

Huge variety on and off the slopes including a range of accommodation from moderate self-catering apartments and hotels to the luxurious. The village offers an array of shops, après ski, ski school programmes and heli-ski options making it a playground for everyone. Whistler Blackcomb has it all. 

 

RECOMMENDATION

Every Sunday at 6.30pm the Fire and Ice show is a free show at the base of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. This fun free evening has some of Whistler Blackcomb's best Ski School and locals show their talents while hitting big kickers and flying through fire rings.

 
 


FACTS & STATS



 
Base Elevation

BASE ELEVATION


675 metres / 2,214 feet

Peak Elevation

PEAK ELEVATION


2,284 metres / 7,494 feet

Vertical Rise

VERTICAL RISE


2,284 metres / 5,280 feet

Annual Snowfall

ANNUAL SNOWFALL


1,041 centimetres / 410 inches

trails

TRAILS


100

Lifts

LIFTS


17

Skiable terrain

SKIABLE TERRAIN


1,382 hectares / 3,414 acres

Season

SEASON


November to May



ACCOMMODATION


 

BRITISH COLUMBIA

Four Seasons Resort Whistler

★★★★

Located at the base of Blackcomb mountain and offering luxurious and pampering accommodation. Take advantage of the ski valet at the base of Blackcomb who will take care of your ski equipment at the end of the day. Enjoy apres drinks at Fifty Two 80 bistro or cookies and hot chocolate at the end of the day. Rooms are spacious and range from a king room to a four bedroom residence with den.

Features: Gas fireplace, TV, coffee machine, mini fridge, free Wi-Fi, balcony, deep soaker tubs, complimentary wine reception, s'mores by the fire, apres entertainment, spa, fitness centre, on demand shuttle, rental shop, outdoor pool, restaurant, bar, in-room dining

 
BRITISH COLUMBIA

Fairmont Chateau Whistler

★★★★

A fabulous ski in ski out location and all staying in a Canadian heritage property. This prime located property has 550 rooms and a choice of on-site restaurants and a relaxing lounge the "Mallard" lounge to enjoy a drink at the end of the day. For that little extra luxury upgrade to the Fairmont Gold which offers a dedicated floor with high-end service which includes the Fairmont Gold lounge that serves complimentary breakfast, honour bar and cocktail canapes and spacious rooms.

Features: Concierge, health club, pools, restaurants, spa, ski valet, village shuttle



ACTIVITIES


Free Mountain Tours

Mountain Tours

Join the free mountain tours that are offered daily for intermediate to advanced skiers and snowboarders. A great way to learn where to ski at Canada's largest ski resort.

Coca-Cola Tube Park

Coca-Cola Tube Park

In the perfect location when staying at the base of Blackcomb mountain. No skill or equipment required and with seven lanes to choose from with varying degrees of speed. Located mid-mountain on Blackcomb mountain just above the mid station of the Excalibur gondola.

Heli Ski

Heli Ski

If you want to push yourself to the next level and are a strong intermediate to advanced skier or boarder a day Heli-ski with over 432,000 acres and with 175 runs to choose from it should be on your bucket list.

Zip Trek

Zip Trek

If you enjoy flying foxes then zip trekking is a more exhilarating experience. With three trips to choose from the starting tour is the Bear Tour. With its famous five incredible ziplines joined by a network of suspension bridges, boardwalks, and trails. Stunning aerial vistas over Fitzsimmons Creek complete your eco-adventure. This tour is perfect for families, groups and those who have never zip lined before.



GETTING THERE


  • LOCATION
  • 125kms north of Vancouver

  • CLOSEST AIRPORT
  • Vancouver Airport

  • TRANSFER
  • 2 hrs from Vancouver Airport

  • CAR HIRE
  • Yes from Vancouver Airport

  • FLIGHT
  • Fly to Vancouver and connect with a domestic flight to Vancouver

    Please note there are several options available for flights via the US. Stopovers can be arranged in Los Angeles and San Fransico. Contact us today at infoski@hot.co.nz



OTHER SKI RESORTS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA

Big WhitePanorama  Revelstoke Mountain  Silver Star  Sun Peaks  Whistler Blackcomb  Whistler Village

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