Monday, November 19, 2012

Just in Time for US Thanksgiving Long Weekend

In the last 24 hours, Whistler Mountain has received 37cm (14.8") and more snow is in the forecast making way for more terrain to be opened on Whistler and this Thursday (Nov. 22nd) Blackcomb Mountain officially opens for the season, just in time for the US Thanksgiving Long Weekend!

This weekend, Saturday, November 24th is the official kick off to the 11th season of the Vancouver/Whistler LGBT ski/snowboard club - skiOUT!  This is a fantastic way to meet new and old friends out on the slopes of Whistler.
First of the Season - SkiOUT
WHISTLER MOUNTAIN on Saturday 24th November at 10AM SHARP!

Meet the gang @ the Lightboard outside the Roundhouse!  Lunch is 1pm at the Roundhouse, 2nd floor, right side and of course Apres is at Dustys – 2nd floor around 3:30ish.

There will be limited runs open, but there is snow so all is GREAT!  Give yourself lots of time to make it up (approx. 45min from Whistler Village gondola)!  Watch for the rainbow flag!

Stay for the weekend or the night... call 1.866.787.1966 for last minute specials!  November hotel deals start at just $76/night!  Call or book online today!  

WhistlerBlackcomb is GayWhistler's official travel partner.  WinterPRIDE - Whistler's annual Gay and Lesbian ski/snowboard week is Feb. 3-10, 2013.  For more information visit  WinterPRIDE's official host hotel is the Aava Whistler Hotel.

Fast Food: Skeleton Slide for Hunger

The Whistler Sliding Centre on behalf of Whistler Sport Legacies, is extremely excited to announce their 1st Fast Food: Skeleton Slide for Hunger Event!

The Whistler Sliding Centre is challenging us  to sign up and register as an individual or team and come experience Skeleton on the Whistler Sliding Centre.

Each registration will directly benefit the Whistler Community Services Society (WCSS) Food Bank and help people in need, this festive season. 100% of the registration fees and proceeds will be donated to WCSS for the Food bank!

Sign up NOW before it sells out!!! They have limited skeleton slides available (300) so this is a first come and first serve registration with a limit of 10 people per company… don’t miss out on this opportunity to Slide, get engaged and have an  incredible day on the ice!!!

Whistler Sliding Centre

Fast Food: Skeleton Slide for Hunger
The Whistler Sliding Centre understands the importance of fuelling our bodies for optimal performance. In an effort to ensure that everyone in our community has access to the food they need to pursue an active lifestyle, the Whistler Sliding Centre will be donating all funds from skeleton slides on December 10th to local sea-to-sky community food banks.
Come experience the thrill of skeleton and help fuel our community.

Monday, December 10, 2012
8:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sliding sessions will be approximately 1 hour.
The Whistler Sliding Centre
4910 Glacier Lane
$56 (HST included)
All proceeds will go to Sea-to-Sky Food Banks
Purchase tickets online now!
• Pre-registration is required.

*Space is limited so register today to take
advantage of this unique opportunity.
• Visit Whistler Sliding Centre's website
• Follow the action on Facebook
• Tell us your team name for #wscfastfood on Twitter

Spend the night!  Call 1.866.787.1966 or visit online for great hotel deals.