Hours of Operations and Mountain Stats

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PLEASE NOTE:


  • Sightseeing is now closed for Summer Operations
  • Whistler Mountain Bike Park is open 10am - 5pm daily through October 11. See Full Hours of Ops
  • Fitzsimmons Express: 10am - 5pm daily.
  • Garbonzo Express: 10am - 4pm daily.
  • Creekside Gondola: 10am - 4pm Friday, Saturday + holiday Monday, October 11.
 
SUMMER 2021
BIKE PARK
OPENING DAY LAST DAY
Whistler Mountain May 31, 2021 October 11, 2021
See Full Hours of Ops



SUMMER 2021 SIGHTSEEING OPENING DAY LAST DAY
Whistler Mountain May 31, 2021 September 6, 2021
Blackcomb Mountain May 31, 2021 September 6, 2021
PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola May 31, 2021 September 6, 2021

Hours of Operation

Summer Operations DATES TIMES Weekend / Extended Hours
Creekside Gondola  September 7 - October 11  10:00am - 4:00pm | Fri - Sun only  (Fri - Sun) + Holiday Monday, October 11
Please Note: Creekside Gondola is for bikes only. 
Blackcomb Gondola May 31 - June 18 10:00am - 5:00pm
  June 19 - September 6

9:30am - 5:00pm

 
  September 11 - September 12  Not open weekdays
10:00 am - 5:00pm Sat-Sun
  September 18 - September 19 Not open weekdays 10:00 am - 5:00pm Sat-Sun
Sept 19 - Last day of Blackcomb Gondola Operations
  September 20 CLOSED   
Whistler Village Gondola June 12 - June 17 10:00am - 5:00pm  
June 18 - September 5 Not open weekdays 9:30am - 6:00pm Fri-Sun
  Monday, September 6 9:30am - 6:00pm Sept 6 - Last day of Whistler Village Gondola Operations
  September 7  CLOSED  
PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola May 31 - September 6 10:00am - 4:45pm Sept 6 - Last day of PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola Operations 
  September 7 CLOSED  
Peak Express
(Open Chairlift)
July 2 - September 5 Not open weekdays

11:00am - 5:00pm Fri-Sun for Sightsee

11:00am - 5:00pm Fri-Sun for TOTW

  Monday, September 6 11:00am - 4:00pm for Hiking/Sightsee
11:00am - 4:00pm for TOTW
Sept 6 - Last day of Peak Express Operations
  September 7 CLOSED  
Bike Park May 31 - October 11 See Full Hours of Ops
Mini Golf May 31 - October 11 See Full Hours of Ops  

†All lifts are subject to weather and can close without notice. Please check the Live Lift Status or speak with our lift operation staff for current status.

 

Whistler and Blackcomb are two side-by-side mountains, offering over 200 marked runs, 8,171 acres of terrain, 16 alpine bowls and 3 glaciers combined, receiving 1,181 centimetres (465 inches) of snow on average annually.

We are home to one of the longest ski seasons in North America, but in the summer, offer a variety of activities including hiking and biking trails, the Whistler Mountain Bike Park and sightseeing on the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola.


Snowfall


Whistler Blackcomb is blessed with a historical average of 1,138 centimetres (11.4 metres/448 inches/37.3 feet per year), measured at the Pig Alley Weather Station on Whistler Mountain (mid-mountain at elevation 1,660 metres/5,445 feet). 


Base Record


The snow base record for Whistler Mountain is 504 centimetres (197 inches/16.4 feet), set in 1973/74. That season, it snowed significantly in March and April, when traditionally, these months receive less snowfall. 


Annual Snowfall Averages


Whistler Blackcomb's monthly and total snowfall averages are based on the previous 10 years.
Average Snowfall: 1,138 centimetres (448 inches/37.3 feet) 


Whistler Blackcomb Mountain Stats


  • Average Snowfall: 448 inches (37.3 feet/11.38 metres/1,138 centimetres) snow per year.
  • Total Terrain: 8,171 acres (3,307 hectares).
  • Trails: 200+.
  • Longitude/Latitude: 50° latitude, 122° longitude.
  • Mountain Restaurants: 17 with a total of 6,540 seats.
  • Highest Lift Accessed Elevation: 2,284 metres (7,494 feet).
  • Whistler Village Elevation: 675 metres (2,214 feet).
  • Creekside Base Elevation: 653 metres (2,140 feet).
  • Number of Lifts: 32
  • Lift Capacity: 69,939 skiers per hour.


Individual Mountain Stats



Whistler Mountain:
  • Vertical: 1,530 metres (5,020 feet).
  • Top Elevation: 2,182 metres (7,160 feet).
  • Skiable Terrain: 4,757 acres (1,925 hectares).
  • Terrain Type (beginner/intermediate/advanced): 20%/55%/25%.
  • Trails: 100+.
  • Parks & Pipes: 2 parks.
  • Total Number of Lifts: 19 (plus PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola) including: 2 high-speed gondolas, 2 high-speed 6-pack, 5 high-speed quads, 2 triple chairs, 8 surface lifts.
  • Lift Capacity: 36,148 skiers per hour.
  • Longest Run: 11 kilometres (7 miles) Peak to Creek
  • Mountain Restaurants: 9
  • Snowmaking: 315 acres (127 hectares).

Blackcomb Mountain:
  • Vertical: 1,609 metres (5,280 feet).
  • Top Elevation: 2,284 metres (7,494 feet).
  • Skiable Terrain: 3,414 acres (1,382 hectares).
  • Terrain Type (beginner/intermediate/advanced): 20%/50%/30%.
  • Trails: 100+.
  • Parks & Pipes: 3 parks, 1 super pipe, 1 snow cross track.
  • Total Number of Lifts: 12 (plus PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola) including: 2 high-speed gondolas, 1 high-speed 6-pack, 6 high-speed quads, 1 triple chair, 3 surface lifts
  • Lift Capacity: 33,791 skiers per hour.
  • Longest Run: 11 kilometres (7 miles) Green Road down Easy Out
  • Mountain Restaurants: 9
  • Snowmaking: 382 acres (156 hectares).
 

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