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 […]

Fun For Families In Whistler

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It’s easy to fall in love with Whistler. The village atmosphere, the ability to stroll from one activity to the next, the exciting food options, and of course, the mountain. All of these things make travelling to this wild place, an adventure of a lifetime. While the above can make a trip to Whistler for […]

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 […]

Why Spend Holidays In The Mountains

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It’s safe to say, there’s no place like Whistler for the holidays. Revellers will find holiday lights, events, and of course, snow! But there’s more than just the obvious. There’s the jolly atmosphere, tasty places to enjoy a family or friend filled meal and a chance to start a life long tradition. The Mountains truly […]

Fall: Whistler’s Best Kept Secret

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Did you know that fall is known as Whistler’s second summer? The weather is still mild, the sun continues to shine well into the early evening and there is still a number of exciting things to do and see in town. It’s no wonder that many are beginning to learn about Whistler’s best kept secret: […]

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 […]

June In Whistler

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Once June comes along, the transition from spring to summer is complete. The temperatures are hovering in the high teens, the sun shines more often than not, and the days are at their longest point of the year. But that’s not all the June brings to the mountains. This special month is filled with unique […]

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 […]

The World Ski And Snowboard Festival (WSSF)

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April might bring the end of the ski season but with that, also comes the biggest party of the winter. The World Ski And Snowboard Festival (WSSF) is back and they have brought a whole new ball game. The festival is now condensed into four jam-packed days, full of exciting sporting events, music, and art. […]

Try These Activities Instead Of Skiing

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There’s no two ways around it, Whistler is known for its world-class skiing. And while many travel here for just that, there are also a number of other fun and exciting things to do besides hitting the slopes. We can’t all be skiers, snowboarders or snow lovers but we can all enjoy what being in […]

8 Reasons To Experience Spring Skiing And Snowboarding

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As the birds begin to sing and the bears come out of hibernation, it might seem like winter is well on its way out. However, we like to think it’s not without one last hurrah before the great thaw. It just so happens that Mother Nature likes to throw her grandest party of the winter […]

Bobsleigh Experience

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It can be hard to place yourself in an athletes shoes while watching the Olympics or World Championships. This is largely due to the level of athleticism being witnessed but the other part could be because you just haven’t experienced the sport before. Bobsleigh is a perfect example. It is not a common sport that […]

Spring Break In Whistler

The days are getting longer and the sun is beginning to shine more often than not. Put two and two together and we are looking at one thing: spring! Spring doesn’t only mean the start of a new season and warmer weather. With the budding flowers comes spring break. Good for you if you have […]

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 27th Annual Whistler Pride and Ski Festival

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The Whistler Pride and Ski Festival is back for its 27th year. What started off in 1992 as a group of revelers celebrating inclusivity in the mountains, has now turned into one of the largest queer-focused ski weeks in the world. From January 20th-27th, pride culture, entertainment, and of course skiing are organized into an energetic schedule. […]

The Many Sounds Of Whistler

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From the moment the Sea To Sky Highway curves around and takes you into Whistler, your senses will be left in wonder. So many sights to see and new smells to take in. But what many often fail to recognize, is the many noises associated with being in the mountains. These noises can’t be found […]

5 Holiday Gift Ideas For The Traveler In Your Life

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Shopping for someone whose passion is traveling can be tricky. Gift cards can lack meaning and typical gifts can be unpractical. So when it’s all said and done, what do you get the traveler in your life? We all know that certain person that can’t still. Maybe they love to live out of a backpack […]

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 […]