Ski and ride at Whistler Blackcomb for $49 until the end of the season. PHOTO: Geoff Jansen/Whistler Blackcomb

Ski and ride at Whistler Blackcomb for $49 until the end of the season. PHOTO: Geoff Jansen/Whistler Blackcomb

WHISTLER, BC April 23, 2014 – With over a month left in the ski season on Blackcomb Mountain, Whistler Blackcomb is offering major deals so skiers and riders can stay on the slopes until May 26 to enjoy the warmer temperatures, longer days, and to work on their goggle tans as long as possible. As the resort with the longest ski season in North America, Whistler Blackcomb is extending an invite to passholders from any ski resort in the world to flash their pass to receive discounted lift tickets at $49 until May 26.

From April 23 to May 26, Whistler Blackcomb Season Pass and EDGE Cardholders will also be able to get in on amazing deals. Passholders and cardholders will have the option to bring a friend spring skiing or riding for $49 per day. In addition, Whistler Blackcomb season passholders can also enjoy mountain top lunch in the sunshine with 50 percent off food and beverage (excluding alcohol) at the Rendezvous Lodge weekdays until May 26.

Whistler Blackcomb window ticket rates have now dropped to $66 per day and EDGE Card direct-to-lift rates have dropped to $49 per day for the remainder of the ski season.

Early Bird Deals for Winter 2014-15

Guests can still take advantage of the guaranteed lowest price offer on their 2014-15 unlimited season pass by making a down payment of just $199 (plus tax) by May 2 to save up to $270 on the regular fall price.

Three, five, and ten day EDGE Cards for next season are also being offered at the lowest rates of $255, $375, or $659 respectively, until May 2. These EDGE Card rates allow guests to ski and ride from as low as $66 per day next season. As an added bonus, guests who purchase next year’s five or ten day EDGE Card by this date will receive free unlimited early season skiing and riding from opening day* until December 15, 2014.

*Weather and conditions permitting, the expected opening day for winter 2014-15 is November 27, 2014, and the EDGE Card will be available for use in the case of an early opening.

About Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb, the official alpine skiing venue for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, is situated in the Resort Municipality of Whistler located in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia 125 kilometres (78 miles) from Vancouver, British Columbia. North America’s premier four season mountain resort, Whistler and Blackcomb are two side-by-side mountains which combined offer over 200 marked runs, 8,171 acres of terrain, 16 alpine bowls, three glaciers, receives on average over 1,174 centimetres (462 inches) of snow annually, and one of the longest ski seasons in North America. In the summer, Whistler Blackcomb offers a variety of activities, including hiking and biking trails, the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, and sightseeing on the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola.

For more information, visit WhistlerBlackcomb.com

Proud to be a venue for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games