Single Ski Whistler
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Whether or not you know how to ski, if you are beginning or more advanced, single or a family, Whistler Blackcomb is definitely the place for you! It is after the winter holidays and not much is happening. Life has become routine and you simply have to get out of the rut! Think Whistler. Think Canada. Think fun and excitement as well as just enjoying nature and peace. Whatever your winter vacation need is Whistler is for you!
Located in the Coastal Mountains of British Columbia, home to nearly 10,000 residents, the unique phenomenon about Whistler is their two incredible side by side mountains - Whistler and Blackcomb. Together they offer more than 8000 acres of ski able terrain rising a mile above the valley. In addition to skiing there is place for snowboarding and unlimited winter activities.
Whistler is approximately 72 miles from Vancouver. There is little need for a car once in Whistler, so if you are flying into Vancouver, the best way to get here is by bus, limousine or charter plane. You can even start your vacation with a vacation of a three hour train trip from Vancouver to Whistler!
It is known for having the best vertical/usable terrain for skiing and riding as well as other winter sports in North America and has been cited as the top five for North American resorts in such magazines as SKI, SKIING, and Powder. It has parks, après ski, and nightlife, world class shopping and dining. It has the only North American skiing or riding on a glacier. And especially it is known for its friendly Canadian hospitality.
Whistler boasts 115 hotels and more than 5,200 rooms ranging from luxurious five-star properties to family-oriented condominiums.
More activities in Whistler during the winter include leaving the mountain after a wonderful day skiing and experience Village life with their shopping, rest day activities, après and nightlife action.
Another "first" at Whistler Blackcomb is Mountain Ecotouring where you can sit back and see the sights, sounds and thrills of gliding on snowy mountain trails in comfort, without learning any new skills!
Don't forget the Whistler Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides for a truly authentic Canadian winter experience. This terrific sleigh ride, with hot chocolate and blankets will warm you and the natural beauty will amaze you. Another non-ski moment is joining the Whistler Dog Sledding with Apollo, Zeke, Rosie and the rest of the team on the backcountry experience of a lifetime!
Backcountry Wildlife Tours offers riding the wind through the backcountry to the mountaintops and experiencing the thrill of a lifetime in this one-of-a-kind all terrain hot rod.
Before deciding on this once in a lifetime vacation, consider their Adult Ski School where taking a Ski lesson is about learning and being connected to the great outside and others who also treasure it, and their Snowboard School,
Canadian Snowmobile Adventures carefully designed tours to suit every skill and ambition level.
Whistler Heli-Skiing has the experience and expertise to provide you with a truly memorable experience when their guides show you how to safely use specialized equipment, allowing you to soar high above the forest floor between massive, ancient pines.
Snowshoeing is fun for people of all abilities. Choose from guided tours for varying levels of ability as us Cross Country Skiing over 17 miles of track-set cross-country trails take skiers through scenic Lost Lake Park, the Chateau Whistler Golf Course, and Nicklaus North Golf Course.
So, get out of the winter doldrums right now Go alone, with family or friends and grab that "once in a life time, you are worth it"!