Whistler-Blackcomb Ski Resort, future home to the 2010
Winter Olympics is a world famous destination for both
winter and summer activities. Located only 2 1/2 hours north
of Vancouver after a magical drive along the sea to sky
highway, Whistler has been recognized as the top ski resort
in North America for the past 6 years. The twin mountains of
Whistler and Blackcomb comprise of 8100 acres of prime
skiing terrain offering 12 alpine bowls, three glaciers and
more than 200 marked trails.
The 37 ski lifts allow you to explore a huge variety of
alpine runs from beginner slopes to descents as challenging
as you desire. At Whistler you can also try your ski legs at
heli-skiing and fly into fresh powder sites by helicopter
with your own professional guide.
Other winter activities away from the slopes include sleigh
rides, tubing, snowshoeing and skating.
Popular in summer for its mountain bike park, Whistler is an
all seasons playground. For the more adventurous, the
Summertime Adventure Zone has "kiss the sky" trampoline
(part bungee, part tramp), climbing wall, 'westcoaster luge",
mini golf, and hundreds of hiking trails.
The charming village of Whistler, offers a variety of
restaurants for every budget and world class shopping and
rentals include a variety of accommodations for your ski
holiday or summer adventure. Choose from townhomes,
high end executive rentals, log homes and mountain
chalets. Also available are a multitude of condos, all
available to rent directly from the owner. Contact
an owner today and book an unforgettable ski vacation or
summer holiday at world famous Whistler Resort.