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Access is from [[Whistler Olympic Park]], the cross country skiing, biathlon and ski jumping facility in the Callaghan Valley.  Whistler Olympic Park is at the far end of Callaghan Valley Road, which leaves highway 99 north of Brandywine Falls, about 20km south of Whistler.  The backcountry access trails begin from the Biathlon Range Parking Lot (P8), which is about 1km past the main Day Lodge on Callaghan Valley Road.  Backcountry skiers are required to check in at the Day Lodge and to pick up a free backcountry access pass.  To use the groomed XC trails, backcountry skiers must purchase a discounted trail ticket.  Whistler Olympic Park normally closes in mid April, and the road is gated just after Alexander Falls.  After the Olympic Park is closes, park at Alexander Falls and use the unmaintained XC trails to reach the backcountry access trails.
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Access is from [[Whistler Olympic Park]], the cross country skiing, biathlon and ski jumping facility in the Callaghan Valley.  Whistler Olympic Park is at the far end of Callaghan Valley Road, which leaves highway 99 north of Brandywine Falls, about 20km south of Whistler.  The backcountry access trails begin from the Biathlon Range Parking Lot (P8), which is about 1km past the main Day Lodge on Callaghan Valley Road.  Whistler Olympic Park normally closes in mid April, and the road is gated just after Alexander Falls.  After the Olympic Park is closes, park at Alexander Falls and use the unmaintained XC trails to reach the backcountry access trails.

Revision as of 11:53, 16 February 2011

Access is from Whistler Olympic Park, the cross country skiing, biathlon and ski jumping facility in the Callaghan Valley. Whistler Olympic Park is at the far end of Callaghan Valley Road, which leaves highway 99 north of Brandywine Falls, about 20km south of Whistler. The backcountry access trails begin from the Biathlon Range Parking Lot (P8), which is about 1km past the main Day Lodge on Callaghan Valley Road. Whistler Olympic Park normally closes in mid April, and the road is gated just after Alexander Falls. After the Olympic Park is closes, park at Alexander Falls and use the unmaintained XC trails to reach the backcountry access trails.