to Vancouver on United for $450 (or check
the bus. Whistler Village offers everything you need within walking distance: grub, booze, lodging, even a camera shop. Reserve round-trip seats from the airport on the Perimeter (877-317-7788) for C$144. Groups of six get a 20 percent discount.
at the chic Adara (C$210 per night), Whistler Village's newest, trendiest digs where designer furniture and kitschy antler chandeliers abound.
all weekend on the two mountains' expansive 8,171 acres (C$140 for a two-day pass). Test your legs on the longest vertical drop at a North American resort: 5,280 feet. After you recover, drop Spanky's Ladder, 90 acres of 45-degree chutes and bowls, and then rally for Whistler's infamous nightlife.
THE TOTAL: US$1,077