Whistler Statistics and Sea To Sky Surrounding Areas

Here are some interesting and important facts about the world-class all-season resort town that is Whistler:

Statistic Details
Drive time Whistler to Vancouver 120 km (75 miles) 2 hours
Whistler to Seattle 354 km (218 miles) 5 hours
Accommodations 115 hotels, condos, bed & breakfasts; more than 5,400 rooms
Vacation Packages Offered year-round in Whistler at discounted rates, includes accommodation and ski packages.
Bars & Restaurants Over 90 restaurants ranging from white-table cloth fine-dining to pub-style atmosphere, family eateries, fast food, and everything in between
Retails shops 207 shops and stores throughout the Whistler BC area

Whistler Blackcomb Mountain Stats

  Combined Stats
461 inches/38.4 feet
11.70 metres/1,170 cm snow per year
Total Terrain 8,171 acres/3,307 hectares
Trails 200 +
50° latitude, 122° longitude
Mountain Restaurants 17 with a total of 6,540 restaurant seats
Highest Lift Accessed Elevation 2,284 metres/7,494 feet
Whistler Village Elevation 675 metres/2,214 feet
Creekside Base Elevation 653 metres/2140 feet
Number of Lifts 37
Hourly Lift Capacity 69,939 skiers per hour

Individual Mountain Stats

  Whistler Mountain Blackcomb Mountain
Vertical 1,530 metres
5,020 feet
1,609 metres
5,280 feet
Top Elevation 2,182 metres
7,160 feet
2,284 metres
7,494 feet
Skiable Terrain 4,757 acres
1,925 hectares
3,414 acres
1,382 hectares
Terrain Type
20%/55%/25% 15%/55%/30%
Trails 100+ 100+
Parks & Pipes 2 parks 3 Parks, 1 Super Pipe, 1 Snow Cross Track
Total Number of Lifts 19 (plus PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola) including:
2 high-speed gondolas
1 high-speed 6-pack
6 high-speed quads
2 triple chairs
8 surface lifts
17 (plus PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola) including:
1 high-speed gondola
7 high-speed quads
2 triple chairs
7 surface lifts
Total Hourly Lift Capacity 36,148 skiers per hour 33,791 skiers per hour
Longest Run 11 km/7 miles Peak to Creek 11 km/7 miles Green Road down Easy Out
Mountain Restaurants 9 9
Snowmaking 315 acres/127 hectares 382 acres/156 hectares

Whistler hosts over 90 restaurants in the Village area. Your entire vacation group can enjoy a different dining experience every night after amazing outdoor activities.

Contact the Blackcomb Springs Suites reservations staff for more resort details and to book the very best holiday in Whistler, BC, Canada.