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Ski lifts at the ski resort Whistler Blackcomb

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Lifts/cable cars Whistler Blackcomb

There are almost exclusively modern chairlifts at the Whistler Blackcomb ski resort. On Blackcomb Mountain, there is even a chairlift with weather protectors, which is pretty rare in Canada. The special highlight is the Peak 2 Peak gondola (3S) that connects the Whistler and Blackcomb mountains. Modern 8-person and 6-person gondolas lead up to the ski resort from the base. Up at the glacier, there are two tow lifts.

Number of ski lifts

  • 26
  • Heli-skiing
  • Cat-skiing

Total capacity

59203 Passengers/hour

Total lift length

45.9 km Total

1 28pers. Tricable ropeway
3 8pers. Pulsed-movement aerial ropeway (gondola)
1 6pers. Gondola lift (monocable circulating ropeway)
1 6pers. High speed chairlift (detachable)
13 4pers. High speed chairlift (detachable) with bubble
4 3pers. Chairlift (fixed-grip)
3 T-bar

Other types of ascension mechanisms

11 People mover
New ski lifts

Additional information

List of all lifts



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