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The moment you have been waiting for has arrived. We're opening early! Whistler Mountain will open one week ahead of schedule on Thursday, November 19. The early opening has been made possible thanks to favourable early season conditions, including natural snowfall and prime temperatures for snowmaking.
We’re excited to announce that this year, you can save up to 40% on your Winter 2015/16 passes when you book by November 15th. We’re also continuing with a popular promotion from past seasons – kids under 12 stay, ski, rent! There’s so much to do on the mountain this year – and it all kicks off with Whistler Blackcomb's grand opening, November 26th. read more
You may wonder if anything actually happens in Whistler during the month of November. The days are shorter, the weather is stormy and the temperatures are cold. You will be surprised to know this a great month to visit.
Spring is in the air at Whistler, with fresh snow in the alpine, longer days, a busy events calendar and plenty of activities to enjoy.
WHISTLER BLACKCOMB GOPRO JUNIOR FREESKI CHALLENGE RETURNS MARCH 19-22, 2015
WHISTLER, BC March 5, 2015 – The next generation of big mountain freeskiers, ages 12–18, will face off at Whistler Blackcomb March 19 – 22, during the GoPro Junior Freeski Challenge. This International Freeski Skiers’ Association (IFSA) sanctioned event will challenge athletes to make their way down a predetermined run while being judged on skiing style, speed and line choice.
WHISTLER BLACKCOMB IS COOKING UP FRESH IDEAS FOR HUNGRY GUESTS ON AND OFF THE MOUNTAINS THIS WINTER SEASON
WHISTLER, BC December 15, 2014 – Ever since Wolfgang Sterr took the reigns as Executive Chef in 2011, things have been different at Whistler Blackcomb. Food and beverage locations on and off the mountains have seen a fundamental shift, with quintessential mountain menu items like pizza and fries being complemented by fresh, healthy and locally-sourced alternatives. Vegan, vegetarian and gluten-free options are now easy to find on the mountains and changes like these are only the beginning.
Cold Temperatures Make Early Opening Possible
WHISTLER, BC November 18, 2014 – Much to the delight of eager skiers and snowboarders, Whistler Blackcomb will be opening five days ahead of schedule on Saturday, November 22. The decision to kick off the winter season early was made possible after natural snowfall at higher elevations was followed by a streak of below average temperatures, providing prime conditions for snowmaking.
Whistler will host the Subaru IRONMAN® Canada event on Sunday, August 25.