Something for Everyone’s Spring Break Bucket List
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Now that you’ve checked out How to Do Spring Break at Whistler Blackcomb, take a look at some of these other amazing options for adventure with your family. Because you can’t ski your entire trip (actually, that’s debatable, especially with the snow we’re getting)!
Exploring snowshoe trails on Whistler gives you an entirely new perspective sans skis or boards and the activity is really family-friendly – their motto is “if you can walk, you can snowshoe!” The first time I did a tour, I felt like I had a secret, backstage pass to the mountain, crisscrossing the slopes on snow-laden trails and finding fun snow slides along the way – it was hard to believe we were on the ski hill! The guide told us about local flora and fauna as we came to a hidden grove where the Whisky Jacks (grey jays) swooped out of the trees to play and eat from our hands. Totally magical.
Every kid who comes to Whistler wants to hit the Coca-Cola Tube Park at Base II on Blackcomb. There are seven tube lanes including a kids-only one and some seriously fast adult lanes that will make you scream. (My kids laugh at me because I tend to stick to the easier ones.) Kids can ride all lanes as long as they are taller than 42 inches (91 cm) and there’s a conveyor belt to whisk tired “ski legs” back to the top. Relive your best runs while warming up around the fire pit and munching on fresh kettle corn and snacks available on site.
If you’re all trying hard to crush your vert goals, book a heli-ski adventure to get access to 432,000 acres of vast wilderness and powder. You’re going to want to because we’ve had a heck of a lot of snow in the past few weeks, and it’s still falling as I write this.
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Get planning and head over to www.WhistlerBlackcomb.com for more.