Wendy Thompson Hut
|Wendy Thompson Hut|
|Fee|| $12 / night|
$10 / night for ACC Whistler Members (PAY ONLINE HERE)
|Caretaker||Alpine Club of Canada, Whistler Section|
The Wendy Thompson hut is run by the ACC Whistler section and is located in Marriott Basin on the north side of Duffey Lake Road. There is a fee and reservation system in place. The hut officially sleeps 16.
Fees Starting 1st December 2015:
- $15/night for ACC whistler members
- $20/night for non-members
Reservations can be made on the ACC Whistler Website.
The hut is equipped with :
- Kerosene heater
- Coleman lamps
- Coleman stove
The above equipment is usually locked away in a closet. Upon making a reservation you will be supplied with the lock combination.
|The route and terrain described here is capable of producing avalanches. Safe travel requires the skills and equipment to assess and mitigate avalanche hazards. A professionally taught training course is highly recommended.|
The area includes many good skiing bowls. There are some gentle slopes near the hut which makes it a good area for beginners.
The hut is just over 5km from the road and usually takes 2-3 hours to reach in summer or winter.
Whistler's ACC section has details about access to the hut, including a complete GPS track.
National ACC also has some additional information.