Blackcomb Ascent trail opening Saturday, August 6th 2016

Whistler Blackcomb's New Uphill Hiking Trails: The Ascent
Image from whistlerblackcomb.com Whistler Blackcomb is excited to announce their new uphill hiking experience, The Blackcomb Ascent Trails. The Blackcomb Ascent Trails are three new interconnected uphill hiking trails that meander through beautiful old growth coastal rain forest terrain from Whistler’s valley bottom to the Rendezvous Lodge on Blackcomb Mountain. Upon completion, the trails will [read more]

La Niña Predictions Show Bumper Snow Year For Whistler Blackcomb

Skiier in powder at Whistler Blackcomb. Photo Mitch Winton
Feature image: Mitch Winton / Coast Mountain Photography On April 14th 2016 the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced a an official “La Niña Watch” – this means they’ve officially predicted that we will soon be waving goodbye to El Niño and saying “hello snow” to La Niña over as we move into the winter months. So what does [read more]