Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains offer world class ski schools located at the three major bases, Whistler Village, Blackcomb Base at Upper Village and Whistler Creekside. Being such an incredible destination, some of the best Ski Instructors in the world come to teach at Whistler Blackcomb.
The ski school is second to none and offers lessons catering for beginners through to expert adrenalin junkies wanting to fine tune their skills. For more information on the ski school, please contact Extraordinary Escapes.
Whistler Blackcomb: Peak to Peak Gondola
Whistler broke records in December 2008 with the opening of the brand new Peak to Peak Gondola. Linking the summits of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains, it boasts the longest unsupported lift span in the world at 3.024 kilometres (1.88 miles) and is the highest lift of its kind at 415 metres / 1,361 feet. It takes only 11 minutes to cross from peak to peak and opens up a whole new world of skiing and snowboarding possibilities.