Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Whistler/Blackcomb

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Overall Rating: 4.1

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 3.9
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 63
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.9
  • Nightlife
  • 3.9

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 71%
  • Beginner
  • 45%
  • Families
  • 72%
  • Intermediate
  • 69%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 56%
  • Advanced
  • 66%

Helpful Highlights:

A vastly over rated area. While it's big by American standards it's not large compared with lots of European areas. It's very crowded, the lift system does ...

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  • 3

    Have to time it just right

    by kmanct - 2nd December 2008

    Pros: Huge mountains, great village

    Cons: lousy snow & tough drive from Vancouver

    If you timed the weather just right when it was actually cold and snowy, then I guess it would be great as the mountains are huge. But the drive up is long ... Full review

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  • 2

    Whistler overrated

    by scarter - 23rd November 2008

    Pros: Nice ski village

    Cons: Expensive with long lines

    We visited Whistler recently and I cannot recommend it to anybody who has access to anything in CO or NM. It was extremely crowded and we were not there du... Full review

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  • 5

    Whistler Blackcomb is Awsome

    by psuguy43094 - 8th November 2008

    Pros: Icredible Amount of Terrain for Everyone, Awsome Mountain, Cool Town

    Cons: Occansional Long Lift line

    I have skied many places and this place is one of the best in North America. This was my second time here and both times were incredible. Other than the occ... Full review

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  • 3

    Just okay

    by Harry Eiler - 3rd November 2008

    Pros: Nice town

    Cons: Runs considerably LESS than Alpine

    Maybe it was because we didn't have the best snow ... and the ski in/ski out was non existent .... or maybe because after Oberlech and environs there just ... Full review

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  • 5

    Whistler Blackcomb Review

    by qldsuperski - 2nd October 2008

    Pros: Big Mountain, Endless Terrain

    Cons: low altitude village

    Whistler Blackcomb, is there much more i need to say? great mountain, great village, great snow! can barley pick out a con about W|B, except the low altitu... Full review

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  • 5

    Whistler Blackcomb Review

    by anonymous_user - 3rd August 2008

    Pros:

    Cons:

    Absolutely the No 1 resort in the world winter and summer. It takes a lifetime to ski all the runs. In the summer it is so wonderfully warm and there are to... Full review

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