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Everything You Need To Know About Escape Whistler

Whistler is home to adventures of all varieties. Some adrenaline pumping and others…mind twisting. Escape Whistler is one of the latter. Put yourself in the middle of a real-life gaming experience where groups of 2 to 6 people are placed inside a themed room. Here, participants must collaborate to solve puzzles, riddles, and clues within 45 minutes in order to “Escape”. Ready to take the challenge and try your hand or mind for that matter at escaping? Here is everything you need to know about Escape Whistler! Booking your attempt at escaping is as easy as 1,2,3, just visit their website and More »

Don’t Miss Fall For Arts

Photo: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane Many think of fall as a time to get cozy, stay in doors and hibernate from the rain until the snow comes. But in reality, the arrival of autumn brings more things to do, especially in Whistler. One of the exciting things going on is Fall For Arts. Put on by Arts Whistler and stretching from September through to December, Fall for Arts encompasses music, visual treats and other kinds of creativity. During this time, events and activities will take place all over Whistler and with an underlying tie to culture. Here are some not More »

Labour Day Long Weekend

Photo: Tourism Whistler/Mike Crane Fall is in the air and summer is on it’s way out. But before school is back in session and we see the last of the holidays, there is one last long weekend of the hot season. Labour Day long weekend runs from September 2nd until September 4th and it the perfect opportunity to enjoy those last few summer adventures in Whistler. What will you do with those extra weekend days on Labour Day long weekend? Public Transit Throughout the summer months, the Resort Municipality of Whistler offers free public transit on weekends. Labour Day marks the last day More »

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10 Things You Must Do Before Summer’s Over

It’s hard to notice but there are leaves beginning to cover the ground and then there is the looming message across all media channels: Get ready for back to school! Plus, we really can’t ignore the temperatures dropping ever so slightly. All this can only mean one thing: autumn is just around the corner. Despite the signals pointing to a change in seasons, there is still some summer left and a perfect opportunity to fit in those last few adventures. Here are 10 things you must do before summer’s over and fall rolls in! Mountain Top Summer Feast Hop on the More »

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Midweek In Whistler Is The Best Kept Secret

Everyone lives for the weekend but what if you didn’t have to share your free time with anyone else? Restaurants, bars, bike trails, and even the highways are far less busy during the week as opposed to the weekend; meaning there is more time for you to enjoy yourself. We all want a little longer to relax and relish in our vacation so we at the Listel are going to let you in on something special: Midweek in Whistler is the best kept secret and here is why! No line-ups! Imagine riding the Whistler Bike Park and not having to wait More »