SEASON PASS AND EDGE CARD DEALS FOR WINTER 2014.15 ANNOUNCED AT WHISTLER BLACKCOMB

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WHISTLER, BC March 24, 2014 –  Whistler Blackcomb has announced the return of its spring deals, offering the lowest Season Pass and EDGE card prices to guests gearing up for the 2014.15 season until May 2, 2014.  Guests can take advantage of the guaranteed lowest price offer on their 2014.15 unlimited Season Pass by making a down payment of just $199 (plus tax) by May 2 to save up to $270 on the regular fall price.

Three, five, and ten day EDGE Cards for next season are also being offered at the lowest rates of $255, $375, or $659 respectively, until May 2. These EDGE Card rates allow guests to ski and ride from as low as $66 per day next season.  As an added bonus, guests who purchase next year’s five or ten day EDGE Card by this date will receive free unlimited early season skiing and riding from opening day* until December 15, 2014.  Guests will be able to ride Whistler Blackcomb’s brand new Whistler Village Gondola, test out the new hands-free RFID gate access to the lifts, and ski and ride their hearts out without having to use an EDGE Card day before December 15.

Guests who purchase next year’s Season Pass, or a five or ten day EDGE Card before May 2 will also have the option to purchase unlimited spring skiing for the remainder of the 2013.14 season. Unlimited skiing between March 24, 2014, and May 19 will be just $79 for Season Pass purchasers, and $89 for five and ten day EDGE Card purchasers.  

Additional perks with a Season Pass purchase include: a free unlimited summer PEAK 2 PEAK Alpine Experience Pass; 20 per cent off on-mountain dining at the Roundhouse Lodge, Raven’s Nest, and Chic Pea Hut on Whistler Mountain, and Rendezvous and Glacier Creek Lodges on Blackcomb Mountain; and a 10 per cent family discount on additional season pass purchases. Pass holders will also be offered 50 per cent off lift tickets at all Mountain Collective partner resorts. Resorts participating in the 2014 Mountain Collective include Alta/Snowbird, UT; Aspen/Snowmass, CO; Jackson Hole, WY; Mammoth, CA and Squaw Valley/Alpine Meadows, CA.

For more information or to purchase next year’s Season Passes and EDGE Cards, guests can visit: whistlerblackcomb.com/save/index.aspx.

 *Official Opening Day for Winter 2014.15 is November 27, 2014, and the EDGE Card will be available for use in the case of an early opening.

Experience Whistler This Spring

Open for skiing and riding until May 19, Whistler Blackcomb is a must do when it comes to spring skiing.  Springtime in Whistler is packed full of activities including the annual World Ski and Snowboard Festival (WSSF) taking place April 11 – 20.  Further information on the Festival can be found at whistlerblackcomb.com/festival.

 Guests looking to experience Whistler during WSSF can take advantage of low season accommodation and lift ticket prices as low as $123 per person per night for two nights lodging and a two day lift ticket. More information for guests looking to plan a trip to the consistently rated No. 1 Mountain Resort in North America can visit whistlerblackcomb.com/deals_packages  or call 1-888-403-4727.

About Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb, the official alpine skiing venue for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, is situated in the Resort Municipality of Whistler located in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia 125 kilometres (78 miles) from Vancouver, British Columbia. North America’s premier four season mountain resort, Whistler and Blackcomb are two side-by-side mountains which combined offer over 200 marked runs, 8,171 acres of terrain, 16 alpine bowls, three glaciers, receives on average over 1,174 centimetres (462 inches)  of snow annually, and one of the longest ski seasons in North America. In the summer, Whistler Blackcomb offers a variety of activities, including hiking and biking trails, the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, and sightseeing on the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola. 

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Media Notes:  Whistler Blackcomb is pleased to provide high resolution photographs available for editorial use, downloadable at the following link: whistlerblackcomb.com/mediaphotos

Please credit – Photographer Listed, Location: Whistler Blackcomb, British Columbia. 

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