Whistler Blackcomb Opens November 24th

Mark your calendars, get your gear ready, this year Whistler Blackcomb opens on November 24th!

Make your way to the mountain on the evening of November 23rd and enjoy a Base Camp Celebration to celebrate the return of winter and the start of an epic season!

Base Camp Celebration is from 7pm – 10pm in Skier’s Plaza area near the Blackcomb Excalibur gondola.

This celebration will include:

  • Bonfires
  • A Beer Garden for those 19+
  • Live music
  • Prize Giveaways
  • Marshmallows and S’Mores
  • Covered campfire zones

This event is completely FREE to the public and the best way to get ready for the season!

More fun dates to note:

  • The Coca-Cola Tube Park opens December 10, 2016
  • The Fire and Ice Show starts in early December at Skiers Plaza
  • Skating at the Olympic Plaza in the village opens in early December

Whistler lights

I’d love to know, have you skied on Whistler Blackcomb? What do you love most about the resort?

Photo credit main image: Justa Jeskova

18 Comments

  1. what a gorgeous place , i hope to visit there with my Family one day , looks like a great spot , and lots of fun <3

  2. Wow the picture at the top is beautiful and the lights they put on are really beautiful and something you can’t forget if you see it in person

  3. You know, I’ve never even tried skiing. I went curling for the first time this winter. Maybe skiing should be next!

  4. With all the trips I make to Vancouver, shockingly, I have never been to Whistler! I should make more of an effort…

  5. Gorgeous photo! Can’t wait to take a trip up to Whistler again. Gorgeous up there in the winter months with the snow.

  6. Years and years ago I tried skiing here … I am not good at all, but the area is gorgeous enough to go without being a skier.

  7. omg gorgeous! I have never even been to Whistler 🙁 i know seriously. one of these days hubby and I have to get away and go there. It is beautiful. love all those lights on the trees <3 breath taking

  8. After reading this post i can now see why my niece loved it so much,she worked there for a year and hated to leave

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