Blackcomb

Blackcomb

Blackcomb, British Columbia, Canada

Painted in 1993

Location Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain

Nearest major city Vancouver

Coordinates 50°06′30″N 122°56′33″W

Vertical Whistler: 1,530 m (5,020 ft) Blackcomb: 1,565 m (5,133 ft)

Top elevation Whistler: 2,182 m (7,160 ft) Blackcomb: 2,436 m (7,992 ft)

Base elevation Creekside: 653 m (2,140 ft) Village: 675 m (2,214 ft)

Skiable area Whistler: 4,757 acres (1,925 ha) Blackcomb: 3,414 acres (1,382 ha)

Runs 200 – Easiest – More Difficult – Most Difficult – Expert

Longest run Peak To Creek(Whistler), Green Road (Blackcomb): Both are 11 km (6.8 mi)

Lift system 37 (Whistler 19)(Blackcomb 17) 5 gondolas 2 high-speed six-pack chairlift 12high-speed quad chairlifts 3 fixed gripchairlifts 15 surface lifts

Lift capacity 100,000 skiers/hr Whistler: 34,345 Blackcomb: 31,162

Snowfall 10.22 m/year (402 in.)

Snowmaking Whistler: 215 acres (87 hectares), 4.5% Blackcomb: 350 acres (142 hectares), 10.3%