November 2009

The record's broken, it's officially the snowiest November EVER in Whistler!! 418cms so far and there's still 12 days left in November. The current storm system has blanketed the mountains with over 250 cm (100 inches) of fresh snow in the past week. Operations crews are hard at work preparing more lifts and terrain to open this weekend as conditions allow.




7 days


56 cm

56 cm

83 cm

250 cm

233 cm

22.4 in

22.4 in

33.2 in

100 in

93.2 in

It may still be early in the season but don’t tell that to Mother Nature. With over 362cm’s (142.5 inches) of snow so far this month Whistler Blackcomb has more than doubled its average November snowfall of 148cm (58 inches) and has broken the record set in 2006 for November snow of 416cm, with 12 days to spare! "We went up first thing this yesterday morning for a few runs and it was amazing," said Shannon Beattie from Whistler Blackcomb "I don't remember getting that much powder on my first day of the winter in a while." If this is giving you butterflies and you want to be out there now, then take advantage of Air Canada's special offer on flights to Vancouver (valid until 30 Nov) and the FREE nights available at our top hotels including the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, Westin Resort & Spa, Delta Whistler Village Suites, Four Seasons Whistler, Pan Pacific Mountainside & Pan Pacific Village Centre and to give you maximum time on the slopes, up to 3 FREE days on your lift tickets & rentals - offer extended until 15 December due to exceptional demand. Call the reservations team today on 0131 243 8097 & you can be enjoy the record breaking snow at the weekend!