Whistler Mountain opened today and the conditions were pretty much perfect. Runs and lifts were limited to standard early season options but a week of snow leading up the opening (65 cm in total) made the mountain look top notch and ride even better – and that 25 cm of fresh sure didn’t hurt. A couple of us managed to sneak up for a few turns this morning and we’re pleased to report that there were plenty of powder turns to be had and winter is, without a doubt, here.
Check out the stoke from Day 1 in the video and photos below. Happy turns!
Not too shabby. Whistler Mountain, November 23, 2016. PHOTO MIKE CRANE
Pow turns on opening day? Yes please. Whistler Mountain, November 23, 2016. PHOTO MIKE CRANE.
Aaaand that’s how we après in Canada – Caesars, baby. Cheers to a long and snow filled winter! November 23, 2016. PHOTO MIKE CRANE.
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