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Whistler Sliding Centre

4910 Glacier Lane, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
+1 604-964-0040
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Terrific!!

We were lucky enough to catch a preseason opportunity and are glad we did. Lots of great info... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
nancylsj
via mobile
Slide nearly like an Olympian

On a ski day off we enjoyed a different type of thrill when we spent the afternoon riding a bobsled... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Warren007
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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
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The Whistler Sliding Centre is home to the fastest ice track in the world. Since hosting the bobsleigh, skeleton and luge competitions during the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, the Whistler Sliding Centre continues to challenge the sports’ most elite athletes with international competitions, recruiting camps, and ongoing youth programs. Visitors are invited to tour the state-of-the-art facility, or experience the action first-hand with passenger bobsleigh (winter and summer) and skeleton rides (winter only) down part of the 1,450 meter-long ice track. Summer Bobsleigh on wheels will run daily from July 1 until September 3, 2017! Athlete training on ice will start again in October 2017, public Bobsleigh and Skeleton programs on ice will resume in December 2017. Year-round, visitors can access the Whistler Sliding Centre's public areas for Sightseeing daily from 9am until 5pm. Site access is not permitted outside these hours.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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4910 Glacier Lane, Whistler, British Columbia V0N 1B4, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were lucky enough to catch a preseason opportunity and are glad we did. Lots of great info about the sliding sports and a tour of the track itself. We had a bobsled driver as our guide and the ride was fast and so much...More

Thank nancylsj
Reviewed 10 May 2017

On a ski day off we enjoyed a different type of thrill when we spent the afternoon riding a bobsled at the sliding Centre. After getting a weigh-in and briefing at the base station which has some interesting exhibits and information about sledding you are...More

1  Thank Warren007
Reviewed 22 April 2017

It is a definitely must do at least once in your life. Pure speed and G forces only inches from the ice. WOW! It does take about 1-2 hours (depending on the amount of riders) total time including the transportation to the sliding centre, short...More

Thank Enrique L
Reviewed 13 April 2017

After we booked our hotel, our concierge sent us a list of things to do in Whistler. This was on the list! I didn't even know that it was possible to ride in a bobsled. Once I knew, there was no question it was going...More

1  Thank Johnnyicemaker
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and myself decided to take our three teenage girls to the sledding Centre for bobsledding experience. We read many great reviews about it and decided we just had to try the fastest bobsledding track in the world. As terrified as I was, after...More

Thank czfam6
Reviewed 29 March 2017

After a day of skiing we thought we'd give this a try. We were a bit nervous as there is a lot of paper work to fill out and they consistently remind you not to do this if you are prone to back/ neck injuries....More

Thank Joanne M
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I had heard about this place before I left the uk for my ski trip to Whistler. I kept thinking all week long about doing either the bobsleigh or the Skelton run. In the end I decided upon the Skelton as you get 2 runs...More

Thank Wrighty1969
Reviewed 25 March 2017

This was a safe and exciting, 76 mph trip down the world's fast bobsleigh track giving us a glimpse from the perspective of Olympic athletes. The staff was awesome preparing us fully for the 41 second trip. We even got a picture of our team...More

Thank ExploreExperience2
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Decided to go in the Bobsleigh experience with my fourteen year old son. We had a blast! Although the ride was short at just over 40s, we hit almost 125km/h and the g forces were awesome. The speed at which these things travel is Amazing...More

Thank Ray S
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

I did the bobsled experience today and it was AMAZING! Very friendly staff and great over all experience. They were welcoming and very helpful. I highly recommend this next time you're in whistler. It's great for you and it helps athletes to compete by keeping...More

Thank BinkersB
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DNH4511
Do I need a party of four, or can I book as an individual?
12 June 2017|
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Response from Roisin C | Reviewed this property |
you can book as an individual from what I remember
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Sarah S
how can i book the sliding
30 October 2016|
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Response from Hello T | Reviewed this property |
Hi thanks for your question I will answer it as best as I can so here goes you can contact the centre direct or book it on line There are times when the slide is not available to the public because the athletes are using... More
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Brian V
We were hoping to video tape the ride with a GoPro camera. 1) Are the helmets set up to attach a GoPro 2) Would on a Stick be allowable for saftey reasons 3) I guess thirdly are GoPro cameras allowed on the race, Thanks for any input you can provide
2 July 2016|
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Response from Brooklyne M | Reviewed this property |
Go pros and selfie sticks are not allowed. You have to keep all body parts inside. They do film it for you and it's completely worth it!! Also you are going pretty fast so you might lose that stick and cause some damage.
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