Tough Mudder Classic & Tough Mudder 5K

June 15 – 16, 2019

The military-style Tough Mudder meets the Coast Mountains in this epic event weekend featuring two days of Tough Mudder Classic and the Tough Mudder 5K. Think you’ve conquered the Whistler mud run already? Think again. Choose your challenge, tee up your team, set up camp in Whistler and get ready for the ultimate obstacle course in rugged Whistler Olympic Park.

Travel Tip: Plan ahead to make the most of your events this summer. Avoid peak travel times, take advantage of car-free transport options and enjoy free transit on weekends.

Tough Mudder Classic

The Course

At a glance: 13 – 16 km, 25 obstacles. The same course is run both days.

The mountain terrain at Tough Mudder Whistler might be beautiful, but don’t let that fool you, these slopes offer some thigh burning man-made obstacles for a totally unique experience. The course changes every year with details released closer to the event - you will have to prepare for anything and everything! Previous years have seen participants taking on ice water plunges, electrical shocks, crawling, climbing and more.

Tough Mudder Registration

Register for the Tough Mudder Classic Whistler online now.

Tough Mudder Teams

Are you tough enough? Try, and you might just surprise yourself. You can do the event solo, but there’s nothing better than getting friends and workmates together to tackle the event as a team, helping each other through the obstacles. Be inspired and uplifted (literally!). The extra support will make your day.

Tough Mudder Shuttles and Parking

On Saturday, there will be a free shuttle running between Whistler Village and Whistler Olympic Park. The shuttle runs between 6:30 AM and 5:30 PM. There is no shuttle service on Sunday.

Parking options are available on site for a fee. Save time and money by purchasing in advance at

Tough Mudder 5K

The Course

At a glance: 5 km, 13 obstacles. The same course is run both days.

Tough Mudder 5K Whistler is not your typical fun run. The course at Whistler Olympic Park is gonna be packed with the most epic obstacles in the industry. Located just 20 minutes outside of Whistler Village they’ll be gorgeous views, mountain terrain, and picture perfect mud like it was placed there just for us. Tough Mudder 5K Whistler is the new breed of 5K.

Tough Mudder 5K Registration

Register for Tough Mudder 5K Whistler online now.

Tough Mudder 5K Teams

You can do the event solo to challenge yourself but you can also sign up with friends and do the event together, helping each other through the obstacles. Work teams are also welcome, with the new Tough Mudder 5K format lending itself to corporate teams. Be inspired and uplifted (literally!). The extra support will make your day.

Basecamp Whistler

There’s no two ways about it - whatever event you sign up for you're going to need a place to rest and refuel at the end. Located just 16 km north of the Tough Mudder site, Whistler mountain resort is THE place to stay. You'll want to add a couple days around the event to experience summer the Whistler way with a huge range of things to do, stunning scenery and a Village packed with sunny patios.

Tough Mudder Preparation

  • Book into your accommodation early and get a good sleep before the event
  • Choose from one of the wide range of places to eat in Whistler for crucial carb loading
  • Stock up on last minute supplies with markets, athletic and outdoor wear shops throughout the Village

Recovery and Celebration

  • Join up with other participants in one of Whistler's bars or pubs to raise a glass to victory
  • Soak sore muscles in your own hot tub or book a post-event massage at one of Whistler's spas
  • Plan a big brunch the day after to refuel

Explore and Relax - You Deserve it

  • Add to the adventure with Whistler’s award-winning activities like bungee jumping, ziplining or white water rafting
  • Keep it cruisy - ride the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola, take a gentle hike or chill out by a lake

Tough Mudder Accommodation Partners

Delta Whistler Village Suites
Nita Lake Lodge
Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel
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Whiski Jack Resorts


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