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

    very over rated

    by Anonymous - 10th March 2014

    Pros: Size for North America, terrain and accessability

    Cons: Crowded, it usually has heavy wet snow, expensive,horrible village that is beginning to look frayed around the edges, lift system can't cope with crowds

    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 ... Full review

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  • 3

    Very disappointed . Skied on ice everyday. It finally snowed the last day of our vacation. It was wet and heavy.

    by Kate Ervine - 7th March 2014

    Pros: Beautiful scenery .

    Cons: Wet heavy snow or just ice.

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  • 3

    OK but won't go back

    by Garry - 17th February 2014

    Pros: Lots of terrain, if the lifts are running

    Cons: Expensive, Crowded, hard to get around

    I skied the week of Feb 9 - 14. There had been no new snow for a month, so the first day was nasty mid-Atlantic hard pack. Then we got 2.5 feet over the nex... Full review

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  • 2


    by david meloche - 10th February 2014

    Pros: Guiness at Pub

    Cons: Expensive

    Snow ok based on the fact there was no new snow, better then Pennsylvania, though we had more snow there- good luck, looks like snow this week. Doubt I woul... Full review

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  • 3


    by Micah Black - 29th January 2014

    Pros: Big Terrain, Good slackcountry access

    Cons: Pricey. Unbelievably crowded

    I grew up in Whistler and love it here. I've watched a small ski town grow into a bustling metropolis.....and in some ways thats not a bad thing. At least... Full review

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  • 5

    Excellent Fun

    by Liftmap Info - 17th January 2014

    Pros: Lots of room

    Cons: Early Close

    Had a great time at Whistler. Will definitely visit to keep up with the lift status in the future.... Full review

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