WHISTLER / BLACKCOMB, BRITISH COLUMBIA
March 2 – 9, 2019 (Saturday to Saturday)
Trip Application Form: trip-application-form.pdf
Trip Terms Document: Whistler 2019 Trip Terms.pdf
Trip Status: Opens June 30, 2018. Applications/deposits hand-delivered to the trip leader or sent via US mail with a postmark through June 30, 2018 will have equivalent eligibility in the event that this trip is over-subscribed and a lottery becomes necessary.
Number of Nights: 7
Trip Details: Join your friend from SSC as we travel to Whistler/Blackcomb in British Columbia, Canada on March 2 – 9, 2019 (Saturday – Saturday). We depart from Dulles. This trip will include roundtrip air, all bus transfers, 7 nights lodging, 5 of 6-day lift ticket, group porterage and a welcome reception. A 6th day ticket is available for an additional $98. Experience ski-in/ski-out lodging at the Delta Whistler Village Suites, which features an indoor-outdoor connecting pool, several hot tubs, a fitness center and a steakhouse. We will be staying in 2 bedroom / 2 bathroom suites with a fully stocked kitchen, free high speed Wi-Fi, a fireplace and a washer and dryer. The hotel is newly renovated and in the heart of Whistler Village. It is a short walk to the gondola or there is a free shuttle provided by the hotel. Whistler and Blackcomb are two side-by-side mountains which offer over 200 marked runs, 8,171 acres of terrain, 16 alpine bowls, and 3 glaciers combined with a free mountain tour every day. Experience the longest and highest lift in the world: the PEAK 2 PEAK gondola. The expansive cable car connects Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Off the ski slopes, enjoy tubing at the Coca Cola tube park, visit the Olympic Plaza where you can ice skate or ride the bobsled or skeleton on the fastest track in the world at the Whistler Sliding Center. The area also offers snowmobiling, dog sledding, snow shoe tours, heli-skiing and cat skiing tours. The resort is located in the Fitzsimmons range of the Coastal Mountain range in BC, Canada and receives an average of 461 inches a year, Whistler has 4,757 skiable acres with 100 plus trails and a vertical drop of 4,931 feet while Blackcomb has 3,414 skiable acres, 100 plus trails and a vertical drop of 5,278 feet.
Lodging: Delta Whistler Village Suites
Airline: United Airlines
Trip Size: 44
Features Included (Meals, Side Trips, Etc.): Standard trip package includes roundtrip airfare from Dulles to Vancouver; charter bus from Vancouver to Whistler; 7 nights’ accommodations at the Delta Whistler Village Suites; welcome wine and cheese reception; and a 5 of 6-day Whistler/Blackcomb dual mountain lift pass.
Trip Cost – Standard Package per person double occupancy: $2,073.00
Initial Deposit Amount: $660.00 Due Date: Due with application
Reference Links: Whistler Blackcomb Resort https://www.whistlerblackcomb.com/ -- Delta Whistler Village Suites https://www.marriott.com/hotels/travel/ysewv-delta-hotels-whistler-village-suites/?scid=bb1a189a-fec3-4d19-a255-54ba596febe2
Trip Leader: Barb Collier