SKI HOLIDAYS IN Whistler
Whistler is renowned as one of the best ski resorts in the world.
With breath-taking scenery and two mountains, Whistler and Blackcomb, combine to create the biggest ski area in Canada. With an average of 9.14 metres of snow a year, Whistler is the envy most of its European counterparts and due to its layout access to the snow is easy from all accommodation.
SKI ACCOMMODATION IN Whistler
Accommodation in Whistler is built to a high standard and offers good value for money. Whistler has been purpose built for convenient access to skiing and amenities such as shopping, restaurants and après-ski entertainment. Every accommodation need is catered for via 5 star luxury hotels, comfortable condos and fully serviced catered chalets.
ABOUT THE SKIING & BOARDING IN Whistler
With the unique Peak 2 Peak gondola seamlessly linking Whistler and Blackcomb together, the ski area offers over 200 marked trails, 3 glaciers and 12 alpine bowls, enabling the resort to be consistently voted the number one ski resort in North America. Skiers and boarders enjoy an integrated network of high-speed lifts offering convenient access to the vast ski resort and the opportunity to indulge in heli-skiing.
Skiing in Whistler provides great skiing for all levels. The excellent ski school helps beginners get their 'ski legs' whilst intermediates can enjoy spectacular scenery as they glide down luxurious groomers. With 12 alpine bowls to choose from, advanced skiers and boarders have a wonderful snowy playground to enjoy and make the most of the longest vertical drop (1.6 kilometres) in North America with the infamous peak to creak run.
APRÈS SKI IN Whistler
Whistler is probably one of the more lively Canadian resorts, with a multitude of bars at the base of both mountains getting busy from about 3pm onwards. Aprés tends to be a little bit more relaxed than in European resorts with a lot of live music and the occasional pub quiz. Aprés also finishes slightly earlier allowing you to sample many of the amazing restaurants that the village has to offer.
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