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]

Canada’s Greenest Employers: Whistler Blackcomb Named In Top 100

Hiking High Note Trail on Whistler Mountain
Whistler Blackcomb celebrated Earth Day by once again being named one of Canada’s Greenest Employers. For the 8th consecutive year, Whistler Blackcomb has been awarded this distinction by the editors of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for its proactive approach towards sustainability and energy conservation. We take environmental sustainability seriously. We make an effort to integrate [read more]

Whistler Blackcomb Renaissance: $345 Million In On-Mountain Developments

Whistler Blackcomb Renaissance Project
Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc. has announced details of its plans for Whistler Blackcomb Renaissance, the largest and most exciting investment in the company’s history.  Renaissance will see over $345 million invested in three phases in new weather-independent experiences, on-mountain improvements, and real estate developments with the objective of accelerating the company’s vision of becoming the number [read more]

Snowboarding Prime Minister Trudeau Plugs Whistler On CNN

Prime Minister Trudeau At World Economic Forum
This week Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was in Davos, Switzerland representing Canada at the World Economic Forum. Where, during an interview for the CNN segment, Fareed Zakaria GPS, the PM reminisced on his time as snowboard instructor at Whistler Blackcomb and unabashedly told the audience they “just have just got to come to Whistler”. Watch the segment of [read more]