Canada's top destination and probably one of the best resorts in the world. Parks on both mountains. Whistler gets the morning sun, head to blackcomb in the afternoon.
Top 2,182 metres 7,160 feet Middle Base Village Vertical Drop
Detailed Fact Sheet
Total Terrain 8171 acres Longest Run 11 km Hourly Lift Capacity 65507 Average Snowfall p/year 402 inches/33.5 feet/10.22 m Snowmaking 665 acres
Getting ThereGreyhound from main street bus terminal. Beautiful drive up the new sea to sky highway. Don't bother renting a car if you don't have to, the view from the bus is gorgeous, and whistler transit will take you everywhere you need to go. NOTE: To save money on your lift tickets make sure to buy them at 7-11 in VANCOUVER before you go up. Otherwise you will pay around $10 more per day. Washington state and British COlumbia residents can buy an EDGE CARD at the lift base. This will save you a ton of money if you are riding more than two days, and save you even more for spring riding in april.Nearest Airport:Vancouver YVRNearest Train Station:Vancouver
Places to StayCHeap: UBC lodge Art's hostel HI hostels Whistler (trek to get to the mountain)
Getting AroundWave transit - Buy clip cards from 7-11 in the village.Public Transport:BusTaxis