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More Value, More Fun! Whistler Is For Every Budget This Winter.

More Value, More Fun! Whistler Is For Every Budget This Winter.

Whistler is known worldwide as one of the best ski resorts in the world. However, this title doesn’t mean that Whistler is a ludicrously expensive holiday destination, only accessible to those with bottomless wallets. You would be surprised how much is on offer in Whistler to those on more of a shoestring budget, or prefer a more economical style of travel. Activities Ditch the downhill gear and go snowshoeing or cross-country skiing at Lost Lake – from 3pm onwards you can get a ticket to explore the trails for half price – just $11! Lost Lake Park features over 30 More »

A First Timer’s Guide To Whistler This Winter.

A First Timer’s Guide To Whistler This Winter.

A First Timer’s Guide To Whistler This Winter. If you haven’t visited Whistler before, this winter is the perfect opportunity! With the current travel restrictions, Whistler may be a private paradise accessible only to visitors residing within Canada. Our doors are open and we are ready to welcome Canadian travelers from near and far to our beautiful mountain town. Whistler is a true winter wonderland. From ice skating on the Olympic Plaza to sleigh-rides on snowy Blackcomb mountain to steak fondue – Whistler has something for everyone. Read below to discover our first timer’s guide to Whistler! The Low Down More »

Safely Riding the Whistler Mountain Bike Park

Safely Riding the Whistler Mountain Bike Park

In response to COVID-19, a lot has changed in terms of travel and what our new normal is as a society. In Whistler, it’s no different. Many changes have been made so that everyone can visit the mountains in a safe manner while flattening the curve. This includes changes to accessing the mountain, in particular, the Whistler Mountain Bike Park. To make sure both guests and staff are safe, here is a rundown on what to expect when riding the Whistler Mountain Bike Park this season. Renting Bikes and Equipment Rental shops all around Whistler are in operation and offering More »

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 »