On May 4, 2012 Whistler resort received more new snow in the upper alpine areas of the mountains. Approximately 5 cms of new snow fell to make the in-bounds conditions very good for everyone. The new snow provides for excellent ski and snowboard vacations during the Spring season. There are great snow based activities available on Blackcomb mountain during the Spring season. You can find the very best Spring season holiday accommodation rentals from ResortQuest Whistler. Everyone will enjoy skiing, snowboarding or sightseeing on at Whistler Blackcomb mountains during your visit to the Pacific Coastal mountain range. As of May 5, 2012 you can still ski and snowboard right down to the base of Blackcomb mountain. The photo below shows the new snow still on the trees in the 7th Heaven area on Blackcomb mountain.