Black Tusk Trail Cross Country Skiing

The 10th most popular XC Ski in British Columbia.

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Southwest of Whistler in Garabaldi Park, the Black Tusk Trail begins near Function Junction and runs up to Loggers Lake and beyond to an access road. The cross country ski route up is 4,200 feet vertical over 16 km. The route back is a wild trek down. Function Junction is 6 km south of Whistler.

Overall, Black Tusk Trail is the 10th most popular cross country ski area of all 56 Nordic ski destinations in British Columbia.

Black Tusk Trail Cross Country Skiing Map



Local Contact(s):  BC Visitors (800) 435-5622; Whistler Vistors (800) WHISTLER; Cross-Country BC Assoc. (604) 545-9600; Avalanche Info (604) 290-9333.

Recommended Book:  "Basic Cross-Country Skiing" from J Scott McGee

Best Season:  Dec. - Mar.

Average Difficulty:  Difficult

Base Camp:  Nu-Salya Chalet, Garibaldi (877) 604-9005; Sun Wolf Resort, Brackendale

Luxury Loding:  Chateau Whistler (604) 938-8000; Pan Pacific Lodge (604) 905-2999

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  49.9695, -123.157

Date Published:  12/24/2015

Date Updated:  8/3/2016

ID:  7074

Black Tusk Trail Cross Country Skiing Map