Whistler’s Best Kept Secret: Visit in the Fall

Fall in Whistler Village

Often overshadowed by our epic winters and glorious summers, fall is arguably Whistler’s most underrated season. No crowds, stunning scenery, and the lowest rates of the year! Fall in Whistler is technically considered to be ‘shoulder season’, but we think there is no better time to enjoy our beautiful mountain town. Whilst the crowds slow […]

The Best Mountain Bike Trails in Whistler (that aren’t in the bike park!)

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Want the low-down on the best mountain bike trails in Whistler? Look no further!  Best for beginners: Lost Lake Trails Our picks: Pinocchio’s Furniture, Jellyroll Gumdrop, & Grand Wazoo. Just five minutes of low-key pedaling from Whistler Village lies the tranquil forest network of Lost Lake – home to some of the best mountain bike […]

Top Things To Do in Whistler This Summer!

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  The sun is shining, Summer in Whistler is in full swing! Whistler in summer is an outdoor lover’s (and sun-seekers) paradise! The sun is shining, the lakes are warming up, so whether you want to hike, bike, or relax – there’s something for everyone to enjoy in Whistler this summer. Here are our favorite […]

Why March In Whistler is the Best!

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Hey you, yes you. We at Whistler Reservations have a secret that we’re about to let you in on. You see, when many think of booking their winter vacation, they gravitate towards booking in January and February. It’s easy to see why, these months are the epitome of winter. But what many don’t know, is […]

Where To Grab A Post-Ski Meal

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You’ve spent the whole day on the slopes, skiing Saudan’s Couloir, racing down Dave Murray Downhill, and exploring the many runs off of Crystal Chair. Before you know it, a familiar grumble comes from your belly. It’s time to eat! But what will fill that post-ski void? Whistler is full of delicious food and food […]

Best Whistler Activities Other Than Skiing

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Whistler is known for its world class skiing and snowboarding. With over 3,414 acres to explore, it’s no wonder that many flock from near and far to adventure in these mountains. But what if winter sports aren’t your forte? Well, those activities aren’t only what’s available to do in the winter months. In fact, Whistler […]

Holiday Events In Whistler

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year: the holidays! The holidays are extra special in Whistler. Why, there are thousands of twinkling lights, snow, and so many exciting activities as well as events to get you into the spirit of the season. Every day is something special. From indoor family friendly events to an […]

Opening Day Recap

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It’s the time of the year that we’ve all been waiting for, the start of the ski and snowboard season in Whistler has finally arrived. Whistler Blackcomb has been working very hard to ready the resort in time for American Thanksgiving. The snow guns have been blasting, the patrol have been brushing up, and the […]

Why You Shouldn’t Wait To Book Your Winter Holiday

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“I don’t need to book my winter holiday in summer, it can wait.” “There isn’t even snow yet.” “I’ll get to it later on.” “But why would I think about winter during the summer?” Chances are, when it comes to booking your winter holiday, some of the above phrases might be in your vocabulary. It’s […]

A Day At The Whistler Farmers Market

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Weekends and markets go hand in hand. Luckily, while you’re on holiday in Whistler, you can experience the Whistler Farmer’s Market. This market has a little bit of everything, from artisan goods to locally made tasty treats. Since there’s so much to see… and eat, scheduling a whole morning or afternoon to enjoy the sights […]

Whistler Blackcomb Feature Artist: Andrea Mueller

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With such beautiful mountain vistas, wildlife, and nature right at your door step, it’s no wonder that Whistler is home to an incredible art scene- all inspired by life in the mountains. With so many talented artists calling Whistler home, Whistler Blackcomb has been featuring an artist for the past few years. This is a […]

Whistler’s Top Spring Activities

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The changing of the seasons means so much more than new weather to contend with. Here in Whistler, the arrival of a new season means new activities. It’s a time to enjoy something novel or even a spin on something old. Spring in particular, is a time of year when sporting equipment comes out of […]

Why Spend Easter In Whistler

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Spring has hit the mountains and that means that Easter long weekend is not far away. Spending Easter in Whistler is a wonderful way to celebrate the holiday. There are a number of exciting events taking place over the course of the long weekend that both embody the spirit of the holiday and the spring […]

10 Reasons To Love Whistler

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Valentine’s Day is coming up and as with every year, what and who we love is on our minds. The day is meant to celebrate romantic feelings. And let us be the first to tell you, we have a crush that the world needs to know about. Our crush is on Mother Nature, and in […]

Driving To Whistler

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Highway 99, otherwise known as the Sea To Sky Highway, is a stretch of road that spans from Vancouver to Pemberton. Its views are world renowned. The twists and turns take drivers along the Howe Sound, right beside the ocean. This stretch gives way to the mountains, where the peaks of the Tantalus Range grace […]

Deep Winter

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A very common question we get here at Whistler Reservations, is what time of the year should I come to Whistler? Whenever is our standard response. However, for those looking for more of an exact answer, deep winter is a great time to be in the mountains. Deep winter is the period from early to […]

The Most Instagram-Worthy Things To Do In Whistler This Winter

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The winter months are an exhilarating time to be in Whistler. The holiday spirit is very much alive and there are a number of exciting events happening in town- all of which are very Instagram-worthy. Amid the twinkling lights, you’ll find unique activities and plenty of share-worthy views.  Now as the saying goes, “It didn’t […]

Whistler’s Best Cup Of Hot Chocolate

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Oh, the weather outside is frightful but you don’t have to inside for it to be delightful. Grab a cozy cup of hot chocolate to get toasty warm from the inside out. Hot chocolate is a drink where chocolate is mixed with warm milk and topped with whip cream or other decadent toppings. This creamy […]

Advice For The First Time Whistler Traveler

Whistler is one of the most sought-after travel destinations and we couldn’t more excited that you decided to come to visit for the first time! Now that you’ve settled on a date, booked airfare and travel, the fun part of planning can begin. The part where you get to start day-dreaming about endless snow, après, and […]

Winter Pet Friendly Holidays

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Planning a vacation? There’s no need to leave Bowser at home. A winter holiday can be a wonderful change of scenery for both you and your pet. In addition to all the pet-friendly activities available in Whistler, we can bet that there’s a good chance your furry best friend will love snow as much as […]