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Press release from CNW Group


Tuesday, April 12, 2011

WHISTLER BLACKCOMB HOLDINGS INC. BOARD DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND17:28 EDT Tuesday, April 12, 2011WHISTLER, BC, April 12 /CNW/ - Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc. (TSX: WB) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared its second quarter dividend of $0.24 per share (its first full quarter) payable on April 29, 2011 to holders of common shares of record on April 25, 2011.ABOUT WHISTLER BLACKCOMBWhistler Blackcomb, the official alpine skiing venue for the Olympic Winter Games, is situated in the Resort Municipality of Whistler located in the Coast Mountains of British Columbia 125 kilometres (78 miles) from Vancouver, British Columbia. North America's premier four-season mountain resort, Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain are two side-by-side mountains, connected by the world record-breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola, which combined offers: over 200 marked runs, over 8,000 acres of terrain, 14 alpine bowls and three glaciers. Whistler Blackcomb receives on average over 1,090 centimetres (430 inches) of snow annually and offers one of the longest ski seasons in North America. In the summer, Whistler Blackcomb offers a variety of activities, including hiking and biking trails, the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, and sightseeing on the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola. Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc. is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol "WB". For more information, visit For the corporation's financial reports visit SEDAR at further information: Therese Hayes Senior IR Consultant for Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc. ph: 604-932-7875