Whistler Bears, Fish, and Horses – Oh My!

Horseback Riding

For the animal lovers! Whistler is full of fun ways to interact with animals through a variety of different means. One of the best parts of choosing to experience any of these animal related activities is that you’ll truly be submerged in nature. Step outside of the village and maybe out of your comfort zone […]

8 Activities in Whistler You Can Only Do in The Summer

The list of activities in whistler you can only do in summer isn’t a short one. Here are just a few we can help you plan on your next trip to Whistler! 1) GolfingWith five breathtaking courses in the Whistler area, teeing off isn’t a question; it’s just a matter of where! The Chateau Whistler […]

Why Biking in Whistler Rocks

Locked bikes of all kinds line the village stroll through the spring summer and fall. This multi season sport is quite diverse and the Whistler terrain offers something for all levels of all interests when it comes to biking. Let’s get into the nitty-gritty, just why does biking in Whistler rock? Find out why each […]

Whistler Wanderlust Musts

So you’re travel plans are solidified and you’re headed to Whistler for the Wanderlust Festival! Well, we’ve come up with some Whistler Wanderlust musts that might not be on your schedule itinerary. These bliss bearing activities will keep your mind, body and soul happy by letting you escape the festival chaos for some peace and […]

My Experience: Whistler Bungee

A week before bungee jumping I was nervous. Just thinking about launching off a bridge made my toes curl and not want to leave the ground. Despite feeling nervous, which is apparently very normal, I couldn’t wait to leap towards the beautiful Cheakamus River. As a first time bungee jumper I had no idea what […]

My Experience: ZipTrek Whistler

What you think ziplining might be like and what a tour at Ziptrek Whistler is really like, are two completely different things. Sure I’ve ziplined before on a holiday in Mexico and at an outdoor camp as a kid, but that was nothing like what I experienced at Ziptrek recently. As the regular Whistler Reservations […]

Six Places to Cool Down in Whistler

It’s been hot this summer, like really hot! So let’s talk about the top places to cool down in Whistler so you can enjoy the summer heat! We’ve listed the best water actives and village stop-by’s to keep you cool this summer. Alpha Lake Park The beach with so much to offer! Out of all […]

Your Guide to the Whistler Farmers Market

Local vendors of all kinds pour into the upper village with their individual offerings every Sunday and most Wednesdays all summer long. Stock up on locally grown fresh produce at a great price. Artisan bread and other baked goods will capture you by scent and pull you in. Homemade candies, jams and other delicious treats […]

10 Reasons to Spend Canada Day in Whistler

If the usual draw of outdoor adventure against an incredible backdrop isn’t enough to entice you to celebrate Canada Day in Whistler, we are sure that these 10 reasons will convince you other wise! Check out what’s going on in Whistler this Canada Day, as there are plenty of special events you won’t want to […]

How To Enjoy Whistler on the Water

whistler whitewater rafting

It’s hard to avoid the water in Whistler, then again, why would you?! There are so many streams, rivers and beautiful lakes it should be on your to-do-list to enjoy Whistler on the water this summer and we’ve got a few ideas on how you can do that. Whitewater Rafting If you’re in search of […]

6 Ways to Relax in Whistler

Regardless of how you choose to relax, Whistler has endless options to do so. Need to escape after a busy workweek, or simply relax after a big day of biking? We’ve got you covered. Scandinave Spa    The Scandinave Spa is a talking free zone, a mandatory unplug. Once you step outside of the change rooms […]

Whistler for Runners

This summer is chalked full of running events here in Whistler. Everything from the Ultra Marathons to the annual Valley Trail run of 4.2km and everything in-between will be happening right here in Whistler over the next couple of months. A great way to prep for these events is to join a running club; which […]

The Ultimate Whistler Bachelorette Party

After months of planning and prepping for a wedding it’s time to put those feet up and relax! A weekend away in Whistler is sure to keep any gaggle of girls grinning from ear to ear. Whistler has it all; incredible boutique shopping along the cobblestone village streets, a plethora of spa facilities for head […]

Ultimate Whistler Bachelor Party

whistler bachelor party

Planning the ultimate Whistler Bachelor party is all about balance. From golf to ATV tours, Whistler has endless options for a fun weekend with the boys. While organizing the itinerary keep in mind that you want to leave in relatively good shape and the trips purpose is to create lasting (laughable) memories.  Review your rooster […]

Affordable Whistler Hotels That Won’t Let You Down

Whistler is home to the continent’s two greatest vertical-rise ski mountains – Whistler and Blackcomb. Joined at the base by a vibrant pedestrian village filled with restaurants, patios, cafes, shops, galleries and spas, and surrounded by breathtaking scenery, this all season resort is spectacular. Whether you’re planning a rustic ski vacation, a summer retreat, or […]

5 Really Good Reasons To Visit Whistler

We talk about Whistler a lot. I mean, A LOT. Our staff, live, eat and breathe Whistler life, and the primary responsibility of Whistler Hotels is to ensure that you experience the very best of Whistler and its captivating and infectious spirit. Granted, we know A LOT about Whistler, which makes writing this blog on […]

Getting Around Whistler Village Without Getting Lost

It’s easy to see that Whistler Village has heavily influenced the design of ski resorts across North America. The design of the world famous mountain getaway was successful in celebrating the natural surroundings, and creating a pedestrian-oriented streetscape that allows people to interact, and feel a sense of place and community. With all that being […]

Family Friendly Hotels in Whistler for Your Vacation

“Are we there yet?” 10 minutes later. “Are we there yetttt?” The “Welcome to Whistler” sign appears, and you practically have to grab hold of the steering wheel, as your husband claps with excitement. The kids in the back seat have their ski goggles and toques on, and are ready to take on the Whistler […]

Untouched Powder with Heli Skiing in Whistler, BC

How would you like to be a powder skiing pioneer? With Heli Skiing there is still a vast amount of terrain to be discovered in Whistler, and you can be the first to ski and ride untracked powder. Let me put it into perspective. Whistler Blackcomb is the biggest ski resort in North America. It’s […]

Christmas and New Year’s in Whistler

The Whistler winter is about skiing and snowboarding. It’s also about eating, drinking and being merry over the holidays. Whistler is the perfect place to enjoy a white Christmas and New Year’s, in a bustling, snow covered Village lit up by twinkling lights and smiley-happy people. With a calendar full of holiday events and special […]