Responsible for three of Whistler's 2010 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games Venues: the Whistler Sliding Centre, Whistler Olympic Park, and the Whistler Athletes' Centre.
Whistler Sliding Centre
Welcome to The Whistler Sliding Centre in the beautiful Fitzsimmons valley on the southeast slope of Blackcomb Mountain. The Whistler Sliding Centre was the site of the bobsleigh, luge and skeleton competitions for the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games. This high performance, world-class sliding sports venue includes a 1,450 metre long competition track, as well as venue support buildings.
Facilities and activities include:
- The fastest sliding track in the world!
- Guest services
- Daily tours
- Free parking
- Public bobsleigh and skeleton experience programs
- Sport facilities
- Group and corporate facilities
Head north on Highway 99/Sea-to-Sky Highway toward Whistler Village
Turn right at Village Gate Blvd
Turn right at Blackcomb Way
Turn right at Glacier Dr
Go up the hill towards Blackcomb Base II (follow directions for Tube Park)
Turn right at Glacier Lane (under the skier overpass bridge)
Follow signs to Parking lots 7 and 8 (for Blackcomb Mountain)
After passing Lot 7 on your left, take a right underneath the skier overpass bridge.
Drive straight under the bridge and then turn right as the road forks to arrive at The Whistler Sliding Centre Track Lodge building to check in. Visitor parking is located below the Track Lodge.
The Whistler Sliding Centre can also be accessed via the WAVE bus system to Staff Housing (Route 77 — link), followed by a short walk to the venue.
During the winter, the Blackcomb Excalibur Gondola transports visitors from the Village to Blackcomb Base II for free during seasonal operations. It is a short walk from Base II to the venue.