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 […]

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 […]

Whistler 2019 Fall Dining Deals

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The leaves are changing colours and there’s a new snow line to get excited about. But that’s not all that makes Whistler worth visiting in the fall. Why, there’s something that will fill the void, the hunger void that is. Many of the local restaurants put on fall dining deals during the off-season. This is […]

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: […]

How To Experience Crankworx Like A Local

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Crankworx hits Whistler from August 9th-18th. The festival of the summer season features various mountain bike disciplines, workshops, competitions and so much more. But with so much to do and see, how does one fit it all in? If there’s one person that knows how to make the most out of Crankworx, it’s a Whistler […]

Late Summer In Whistler

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As August approaches, it’s easy to start thinking about going back to school and returning to work. However, in the mountains, there’s still plenty of summer left to be enjoyed. In fact, August is one of the most exciting months of the entire year to be in Whistler. And the fun doesn’t stop there, early […]

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 […]

The Secrets Of Summer In Whistler

Listen closely. We’re about to spill the beans on summer in Whistler. Of course there’s the Whistler Mountain Bike Park, the patios, and the stunning scenery. But there’s so much more than meets the eye. Summertime in the mountains is full of exciting activities that will leave you and your family feeling like they’ve actually […]

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 […]

What You Should Know About Early Season Hiking

As the snow begins to melt, the hiking trails emerge from underneath. While many trail conditions can be variable at this time, there is still the possibility of getting out into the mountains for a hike. Being prepared and understanding what you might encounter can ensure the best and safest experience possible. Packing and dressing […]

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. […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

How To Après Ski

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Spending time on the mountain is incredible. The views, skiing, and fun are part of the experience but let’s get real, one of the greatest reasons to hit the slopes is après ski. The origin of après is a little fuzzy but what we do know is that it was our nordic ancestors who first […]

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 […]

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 […]