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How to Experience Whistler From Afar

How to Experience Whistler From Afar

Photo Credit: Tourism Whistler/Justa Jeskova As the world seems to have suddenly been turned upside down, people are adjusting to a new way of life of practising social distancing and mastering the art of staying home. And although now is not the time to be visiting Whistler in person, there are still ways you can enjoy its beauty and character from the comfort of your own home. Here are some ways you can experience Whistler from afar.   Art and Music The Audain Art Museum Art buffs can enjoy scrolling through the Audain Art Museum’s permanent collection online. This collection is More »

Spring Break in Whistler

Spring Break in Whistler

Photo Credit: Tourism Whistler/Guy Fattal Spring is such a great time of year in Whistler. The weather is warming up, the skiing is still phenomenal and the days are getting longer which means more time for fun! And with so much to see and do, Whistler has something for everyone. Check out our recommendations for an awesome spring break in Whistler. Skiing Historically, March can be one of the snowiest months of the year in Whistler. Don’t be alarmed if there’s no snow in the forecast though. No snow usually means sunny ski days which can be just as fun as More »

Staying at a Green Hotel in Whistler

Staying at a Green Hotel in Whistler

If there is one thing that stands out the most during a visit to Whistler, it’s the beauty of the nature that surrounds our mountain town. In the summer, bright blue alpine lakes dot the mountainsides that are covered in lush green forests. In the winter, everything becomes blanketed in soft white snow offering views that will surely take your breath away. No matter the time of year, evidence of forest creatures comes in the form of footprints on the ground, or even sightings while wandering on the trails, and the fresh mountain air fills your lungs leaving you feeling More »

Valentine’s Day in Whistler

Valentine’s Day in Whistler

Photo Credit: Tourism Whistler/Guy Fattal Love is in the air! If you’re looking for the perfect place to celebrate with that special someone, there’s nothing more romantic than spending Valentine’s Day in Whistler. The magic of the twinkling lights on the Village Stroll, the beauty of everything wrapped in a white blanket of snow and the fresh mountain air, set the scene for ultimate romance. Valentine’s Day is even extra special this year as it falls on the same weekend as the Family Day long weekend, meaning extended time to enjoy each other’s company. With so much to see and do More »

How to Pack for a Ski Holiday

How to Pack for a Ski Holiday

The excitement is setting in — you’ve booked your flights, you got a great accommodation deal at the Listel Hotel Whistler, you’ve purchased your lift tickets online and you’ve scheduled your ski lessons. Now it’s time to pack! But figuring out what to pack for a ski holiday can be tricky! Especially when you’re travelling to the Coast Mountains. Winter Weather in Whistler Due to its close proximity to the coast of the Pacific Ocean, Whistler enjoys a mild winter climate and a great volume of precipitation in the winter. While most of this precipitation comes as snow in the More »