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Whistler — Mountain stats and info

Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort Facts:

Address: 4545 Blackcomb Way, Whistler, BC, Canada V0N 1B4 (resort); or
4010 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC, Canada V0N 1B4 (Tourism Whistler)

(Note: Use the 604 prefix even when dialing local telephone numbers within Whistler)
Ski area phone: 604-932-3434; (800) 766-0449 (within North America); 0800-587-1743 (from the UK)
Snow report: 604-932-4211 or (800) 766-0449
Toll-free reservations:
(888) 284-9999 or (800) 944-7853 (within North America); 0800-731-5983 (from the UK)
Internet:
www.whistlerblackcomb.com (resort); or www.tourismwhistler.com (Tourism Whistler)

Bed base: 5,418
Nearest lodging:
Slopeside, hotel and condos
Resort child care:
Yes, 3 months and older
Parks & pipes:
5 parks, 3 pipes
Adult ticket, per day:
C$98 (20012/13)

Dining: +++++
Apres-ski/nightlife: +++++
Other activities: +++++


Whistler Mountain Facts:

Base elevation: 2,140 feet (Creekside); 2,214 feet (Village)
Summit elevation: 7,160 feet
Vertical drop: 5,020 feet

Expert: +++++
Advanced: +++++
Intermediate: +++++
Beginner: +++
First-timer: +++

Number of lifts: 19 (plus PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola)—2 high-speed gondolas, 7 high-speed quads, 2 triples, 8 surface lifts
Snowmaking: 4.5 percent
Skiable acreage: 4,757 acres
Uphill capacity: 34,345 per hour


Blackcomb Mountain Facts:

Base elevation: 2,214 feet (Village)
Summit elevation:
7,494 feet
Vertical drop:
5,280 feet

Expert: +++++
Advanced: +++++
Intermediate: +++++
Beginner: ++++
First-timer: ++

Number of lifts: 17 (plus PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola)—1 eight-person high-speed gondola, 6 high-speed quads, 3 triples, 7 surface lifts
Snowmaking:
10 percent
Acreage:
3,414 acres
Uphill capacity:
31,162 per hour