Whistler & Blackcomb Mountain Hours of Operation

  • Whistler Blackcomb operates year-round with activities and hours of operation changing depending on the season

Please note that due to the construction of new lifts on Whistler and Blackcomb Mountain, some 2018 skiing, sightseeing and bike park operations will be affected. Please see below for opening/closing dates and lift operations updates.


Whistler Blackcomb 2018 Sightseeing

The PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is accessible via the Whistler Village Gondola. For further sightseeing information and frequently asked questions, visit PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola Sightseeing Information.

The PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is closed from April 23 - May 26, 2018 for routine maintenance. It will reopen on May 26, 2018 for Summer Sightseeing.

PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola

Closed for Maintenance
April 23 - May 25, 2018
Summer Dates
May 26 - October, 2018 (Full hours listed below)

Spring 2018 Sightseeing

Available via and up to the top of Excalibur Gondola only

Operating Dates Hours
April 23 - May 21, 2018 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 4:00 PM

Summer 2018 Sightseeing Operations

Whistler Village Gondola

Operating Dates Hours
May 26 - June 15 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM
June 16 - September 3
Open: 8:30 AM | Close: 5:00 PM (8:00 PM Fri - Sun)
September 4 - September 16
Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM (8:00 PM Sat)
September 17 - October 8
Weekends Only (10:00 AM - 8:00 PM Sat, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM Sun & Holiday Mon)

Peak 2 Peak Gondola

Operating Dates Hours
May 26 - June 15 Open: 10:15 AM | Close: 5:00 PM
June 16 - September 3
Open: 9:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM
September 4 - September 16
Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM
September 17 - October 8
Weekends Only & Holiday Monday (10:00 AM - 5:00 PM)

Peak Chair

Operating Dates Hours
June 23 - September 3, 2018 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 4:00 PM (5:30 PM Fri - Sun)
September 4 - September 16
Open: 11:00 AM | Close: 4:00 PM

Creekside Gondola

Operating Dates Hours
June 30 - September 3, 2018 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM

Big Red Express

Operating Dates Hours
June 30 - September 3, 2018 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM

Whistler Mountain Bike Park 2018 Hours of Operation

The Whistler Mountain Bike Park will open for the 2018 season on May 18. For general information and trail maps, visit Whistler Bike Park.

Fitzsimmons Zone - Access via Fitzsimmons Express & Whistler Village Gondola

Operating Dates Hours
May 18 - September 3 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 8:00 PM
September 4 - October 8
Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM

Fitzsimmons Zone - Access via Creekside Gondola

Operating Dates Hours
June 16 - September 3 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 8:00 PM
September 4 - September 16
Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM

Garbanzo Zone - Access via Garbanzo Express & Whistler Village Gondola

Operating Dates Hours
June 16 - September 3 Open: 11:00 AM | Close: 7:00 PM
September 4 - September 16 Open: 11:00 AM | Close: 4:00 PM

Garbanzo Zone - Access via Big Red Express

Operating Dates Hours
June 30 - September 3 Open: 11:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM
September 4 - September 16 Closed

Creek Zone - Access via Creekside Gondola**

Operating Dates Hours
June 16 - September 3 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 8:00 PM
September 4 - September 16 Open: 10:00 AM | Close: 5:00 PM

Peak Zone - Access via Peak Express to Top of the World*

Operating Dates Hours
July 23 - September 16 Open: 11:00 AM | Close: 4:00 PM

Whistler Alpine Hiking Trail Operations

Information about the 2018 Whistler Alpine Hiking Operations will be published once confirmed.

2018 Guest Services Hours of Operation

Whistler Blackcomb Guest Services (Village location)

Operating Dates
April 23 - Through Summer | 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Whistler Blackcomb 2018 Winter Skiing Hours of Operation

Whistler Mountain

Operating Dates
Now Closed

Blackcomb Mountain

Operating Dates
November 23, 2017 - May 21, 2018
Current Operating Hours
First Upload: 10:00 AM | Last Upload: 4:00 PM
Lift/Ski Out Information
Upload is available via Excalibur Gondola only. Mandatory download is now in effect from April 23 - May 21, 2018.

PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola

Operating Dates
Closed for seasonal maintenance. Will reopen on May 26 for Summer sightseeing.
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