Whistler, British Columbia, Canada (PRWEB) March 19, 2007
Spring is just around the corner and Whistler is still rocking amazing snow conditions. Whistler Mountain will be closing on April 22nd, 2007 this year. Normally Blackcomb closes its operations in April, but this year they switched it around. Blackcomb will stay open until June 3rd, 2007.Then from June 4 - July 29th, 2007 the Blackcomb Glacier will be open for summer skiing and boarding.
The Whistler Mountain Bike Park will be opening on May 13th. Blackcomb Mountain Bike Park is looking at tentatively opening on June 24th, 2007.
ResortQuest is offering Mid Week specials in April and Sizzling Summer Specials stating in May on Whistler accommodations, to help you come join us for the many festivities & activities in Whistler.
Upcoming Whistler Events to look forward to:
Telus World Ski & Snowboard Festival: April 13- 22, 2007: For 10 days and 10 nights, Whistler turns up the volume with 50 live concerts, major pro ski and snowboard comps, legendary arts events, endless nightlife and the best spring skiing & riding in the world.
Features events such as:
- Outdoor Concert Series
- Filmmaker Showdown
- Pro Photographer Showdown
- Bakcountry Freeride Jam
- World Skiing invitational
- World Snowboard Open
- Rail Session
- Brave Art series
Mountain Travel Symposium: April 15th - 21, 2007: Whistler will host 1,000 delegates, including North America's top buyers and sellers of mountain resort products for the largest and longest-running annual gathering of mountain travel professionals in North America
Events for the Mountain Travel Symposium include:
- The Trade Exchange, April 16 - 17, 2007
- The Symposium Forum, April 18 - 19, 2007
- The Group Exchange, April 19 - 20, 2007
Whistler Wellness Week: May 5, 2007 - May 13, 2007: Enjoy nine days of health, wellness and community including seminars, fitness demonstrations, product trials and more.
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