As the Sunday telegraph puts it "There is virtually nowhere else you can go to ski or snowboard in North America that has as many magnificently long slopes, spectacular steep couloirs and long, smooth, thigh-burning runs."
Ski holidays to Whistler mainly attract skiers, snowboarders and off-piste specialists from Canada & the USA. However, it is becoming increasingly popular with the British.
Ski holidays to Whistler offer the ultimate ski holiday experience: Lively apres ski, masses of fresh powder each year, and over 8,000 acres of skiable terrain.
A massive $14.2 million was invested in improvements in 2004, including the introduction of 1100 acres of new terrain and a Superpipe on Blackcomb mountain which was made even larger for the 2010/11 season!
Skiing in Whistler is World Class and offers something for everyone from beginners through to experts.
Eating Out in Whistler
There are bars and restaurants in abundance in Whistler. The price of food in the bars is reasonable and with the supermarkets being quite expensive, eating out in bars such as Cinnamon Bear, GLC and Cittas offer very good value.
If you are looking for a cheap evening meal, another option is to head to the Spaghetti Factory. Sushi is popular in Whistler and there is an array of restaurants to choose from. Earls and The Keg are also popular choices.
Whistler Apres Ski
Ski holidays to Whistler can be packed with an abundance of lively apres-ski. There are plenty of bars you can hit straight from the slopes and plenty of nightclubs to party on into the night.
Activities in Whistler
Shopping in Whistler consists mainly of sports stores with famous brands such as Solomon, Billabong and Quicksilver all having shops in the resort.
The Tubing park is a popular and fun activity. Take the Blackcomb gondola to the tubing station up to the tubing park where you can ride on big inflatable rings down iced tracks. Whistler also has an ice rink located at Meadow Park Sports Centre. Alternatively you could try Cross Country Skiing around the Lost Lake or have a go at Snowmobiling. If you want to relax after a hard day on the slopes you can take a visit to the Cinema.
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