What’s New in Whistler

There is always something on the go in town. Learn more about what's new and exciting in the resort.

Whistler Blackcomb and the Epic Pass

October 2016: The acquisition of Whistler Blackcomb by Vail Resorts Inc. is now official, and it's good news for skiers. All 2016/17 Epic Pass, Epic Local Pass holders and Whistler Blackcomb Unlimited Season Pass Holders will receive benefits over the upcoming winter.

Epic Pass holders will receive 5 complimentary days at Whistler Blackcomb this winter with the exception of the following restricted holiday dates: Nov. 25-26 and Dec. 26-31, 2016; and Jan. 14 and Feb. 18-19, 2017. The days do not have to be used consecutively.

Whistler Blackcomb Unlimited season pass holders (excluding staff) will receive 5 complimentary days at any of the Vail Resorts' US mountain resorts this winter. The five complimentary days at Vail Resorts’ U.S. resorts do not have to be used consecutively and have a handful of restricted holiday dates, including Nov. 25-26 and Dec. 26-31, 2016; and Jan. 14 and Feb. 18-19, 2017.

Skiing at Whistler Blackcomb
Winter in Whistler, Canada
Epic Pass FAQs from Whistler Blackcomb

SKI Magazine readers rank Whistler Blackcomb #1 in North America for 2017

September 22, 2016: Whistler is on top of the world with today's announcement that the resort has received the number one spot in the annual SKI Magazine readers’ survey for the third year in a row.

The annual survey of more than 20,000 magazine readers reviews the top 50 resorts in North America, examining nearly every aspect of the mountains. Those readers of SKI Magazine have ranked Whistler as the number one overall ski destination in North America for the third time in four years.

A huge thank-you is due to everyone who put Whistler first, it's a great honour. We hope to see you here this winter!

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Spring Lodging plus Free Apres

Spring Lodging + Free Après
from $129 CAD per night

Stay 2+ nights or longer between March 1 and April 30, 2017 and receive a free $20 Après Voucher.