What’s New in Whistler

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What's New on the Mountains

New Reservation System for Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb is scheduled to open for skiing and riding on November 26, 2020 and guests must now purchase lift tickets online in advance. A new reservation system will also be in place to manage capacity limits and help protect our guests, our employees and our communities amid the pandemic. Here's what you need to know about this winter's operations.

What's New at Whistler Blackcomb for Winter 2020/21

Whistler Blackcomb Day Pass

New for winter 2020/21, ski one to ten days and receive up to 50% off lift tickets with the Whistler Blackcomb Day Pass. Includes flexible days and Epic Coverage.

What's New in the Village

Masks Mandatory at Resort Municipality of Whistler Facilities

Masks are now mandatory at all indoor municipal facilities to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. All staff and visitors at Municipal Hall, Meadow Park Sports Centre, community centres, Whistler Public Library and Public Works buildings are required to wear masks when inside these buildings. Disposable masks will be provided for those who arrive without one. See the Resort Municipality of Whistler website for more information.

Whistler's Doors Open Directory

Whistler businesses are open in alignment with Phase 3 of BC’s Restart Plan and the Resort Municipality of Whistler's guidelines for a safe restart. Our new Doors Open Directory provides up-to-date information on what is open in Whistler and how businesses are upholding the highest of standards in health and safety for all.

New Mobile Live Chat Service

Tourism Whistler recently launched Ask Whistler, a new live chat service providing visitors with quick access to local resources and resort information to fulfill their in-resort needs. The chat service can be accessed via Facebook Messenger, SMS text and WhatsApp. Alternatively, signage throughout Whistler Village includes QR codes that guests may scan with the camera on their mobile device to start chatting with a visitor service agent.

Free Whistler WiFi

Get connected with our free Whistler WiFi, available in select areas of the resort, and you're just one click away from our mobile, live chat service.

Whistler Blackcomb's Epic Pass

The acquisition of Whistler Blackcomb by Vail Resorts Inc. is good news for skiers and snowboarders around the world.

Epic Passholders receive unlimited, unrestricted access to the slopes at Whistler Blackcomb, as well as these additional resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Park City, Heavenly, Northstar, Kirkwood, Stowe, Okemo, Mount Sunapee, Crested Butte, Stevens Pass, Wilmot, Afton Alps, Mount Brighton, Perisher (2020 access), Falls Creek and Hotham - Australia* (pending closing and approvals).

Additional Access: Includes limited access to Sun Valley, Snowbasin, and Rusutsu, Japan. Includes access to Fernie Alpine Resort, Kicking Horse Mountain Resort, Kimberley Alpine Resort, Nakiska, Mont Sainte Anne, and Stoneham; 29 European resorts across Austria, France, Italy, and Switzerland; Hakuba Valley, Japan; Telluride Ski Resort, Colorado.

Epic Coverage: NEW for the 2020/21 Season, Epic Coverage is included free for all pass and EDGE Card holders and provides refunds associated with certain personal events including illness, job loss and injury. It also expands coverage to protect you from certain resort closures, such as any due to COVID-19.

Back for 2020/21: Epic SchoolKids Whistler Blackcomb Pack provides five days of free skiing for Canadian and Washington kindergartners through to grade five students.

Other passes available: NEW Whistler Blackcomb Day Pass, Unlimited Season Pass, 10-day, 5-day and 2-day Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Cards.

Call Whistler Blackcomb Guest Services at 1.800.766.0449 for more information.

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