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 […]

Luxury Experiences In Whistler

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Whistler is a world-class ski resort and with that, comes world-class experiences. If you can dream, it can happen here against a spectacular mountain back drop. Since so many have chosen to live out their dream vacations here in Whistler, decadent accommodations, dining, and activities are already in existence; providing all the inspiration necessary to […]

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 […]

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 Do’s And Don’ts Of Powder Skiing

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Whistler has received a mind-boggling 165cm of new snow this week. That’s triple their base in just a matter of days. For all you powder lovers out there, this is heaven. Now, skiing powder comes with an immense amount of joy but also, its own set of problems. In order to maximize on fun, safety, […]

5 Reasons To Be Excited About The Winter Season

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We’ve been waiting a long time and if the descending snow line is any indication, winter is finally here. It’s time to bring on everything that the season entails. Forget hot drinks, cozy fires, and mittens; We’re talking about snow, sports, and exciting new features on the mountain. The change of the season is bringing the […]

How To Prepare For a Powder Day

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You checked the forecast not once, not twice but three times. It’s not a typo. Tomorrow morning when the gondola starts rolling, there will be 30 centimeters of fresh snow up for the conquering. You know that you’re going to be up on the hill, but how can you make the most out of a day […]

Whistler’s EPIC Powder Filled Opening Weekend

Every year, we watch and wait patiently for Whistler Blackcomb to release when it will be opening for the winter season. This year, the date was set for November 23rd. But due to a slew of storms that hammered the pacific north west, Whistler Mountain opened for the 2017/18 winter season ahead of schedule. As […]

What You Need To Know About Healthcare In Whistler

No one plans on having an accident or getting sick when on vacation but naturally, it can happen. What’s more, with engaging in action sports, there is a higher than average risk of injury. What you can do is be well informed and well prepared for an emergency situation should one occur. There are many […]

The 6 Most Instagrammable Places In Whistler

Scroll through Instagram and you can see right before you eyes, that Whistler is filled with moments to be captured. The mountains, activities and food make perfect pictures that you can look back on to easily remember your trip. What’s even better, is those oh-so quintessential Whistler snaps that show friends and family back home […]

Why You Should Book Your Winter Vacation In Summer

It’s really hard to think about winter when the sun is shining and the average daily temperature is above 25 degrees but take it from us, booking your winter vacation in summer is the best thing you could do. In addition to getting excited, awesome deals and guaranteeing availability, there are even more reasons the […]

Your Guide To Bike Trails In Whistler

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Whistler is just as much for two wheels as it is for a set of skis. This mountain town is virtually surrounded by bike trails and we aren’t even including the Whistler Bike Park. Unfortunately, as soon as you are out of the bike park, you are looking at utilizing your human power to pedal to […]

Your Guide to Easter In Whistler

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Just like all the holidays in Whistler, Easter is celebrated in a variety of ways and over a number of days! From sporting events to the classic Easter Egg hunt to Sunday brunch- there are a ton of activities for the whole family to enjoy over the Easter holiday! We’ve gathered up all the holiday events […]

Most Extreme Ski Runs In Whistler Blackcomb

Double Black Diamonds. For some, they are a sign that immediately instills fear but for others, they evoke squeals of excitement. If you are part of the second group, you are probably aware that Whistler Blackcomb is filled to the brim with challenging terrain for advanced and expert level skiers. To be precise, out of the […]

Photos You Have To Take While In Whistler

Make memories and keep them forever by snapping a few photos along the way. Now, we don’t want to sound cliche, but you may be overwhelmed by the beauty surrounding you when you’re in Whistler. Instead of spending your time taking in the forests, streams, and mountains from behind the lens, there are a number of […]

4 Reasons Whistler Is The Place To Get Engaged

Love is in the air- the mountain air that is! There is no denying that there is a certain romance associated with being in the mountains. The infinite views, lively atmosphere, and memorable adventures all deserve to be shared with someone. And it’s quite possible that special someone could be who you want to spend […]

Green Runs, Blue Runs, Black Runs But What Does it All Mean?

You’ve just taken the Peak Chair up to the very top of Whistler, but now you find yourself staring down at the various runs and wondering just how to get to the bottom. Green, blue and Black colors as well as symbols seem to be designating the runs as something but what does it all […]

ZipTrek: Soar through Whistler’s Forests

Believe it or not, there are a number of activities in Whistler that take you off the ground and into the sky! ZipTrek Whistler has a number of ziplines that do just that and we set out to experience their Eagle Tour. This tour features five different ziplines, including a 2400 ft one! So join us […]

Getting Around Whistler

Visiting a new place always comes with uncertainties and often, getting around is on that list. How far away is where I want to go? Is there public transportation available? Questions like these are frequently asked by travelers and Whistler is no exception. With a village spanning a few kilometers, many visitors are left concerned […]