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Backcountry Skiing in Whistler

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One of North America’s most famous ski resorts, Whistler has made a name for itself as a premier backcountry skiing destination. Located in the Canadian province of British Columbia, this resort town just 125 km north of Vancouver is renowned for the amount of snow it receives every year. Hire a certified guide and access Whistler’s backcountry terrain in the company of a local expert. Explore-Share.com only promotes mountain trips led by certified guides.

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There are many reasons for choosing Backcountry Skiing in Whistler

Whistler gets a lot of snow annually, an average of 11.70 metres! The snow is also dry and light powder making it the perfect snow for your adventures. The season is also long, you can be pretty confident that you’ll be able to ski anytime between May to November.


Good to know:

Country code





Canadian Dollar

Best time to visit

Between November and May

How to get there

Fly to Vancouver, then drive or take a bus to Whistler resort which is approximately 2 hours from the airport


December through March is extremely cold with heavy snowfall. The summer months are warm. It gets quite a bit of rain year round

More info about Backcountry Skiing in Whistler:

Garibaldi Provincial Park is an awesome place to backcountry ski in Whistler. Here you’ll find everything from very difficult runs to gentle beginner’s runs. McBride Range is great if you’re looking for a challenge.  Whatever your level you’ll also find great terrain in Callaghan, Duffey Lake, Pemberton, or Joffre Lake

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