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Why Whistler Is The Perfect Fall Getaway Spot

Why Whistler Is The Perfect Fall Getaway Spot

The first hint might be the smell in the air, or maybe it’s the start of the school year. Whatever the reason, it’s no secret that fall is in the air. As often with this time of year, it’s easy to get caught up in the chaos of ending holidays, starting new schedules, and the ever decreasing daylight hours. The best remedy for the autumn blues is planning a quick trip to the mountains. Why do you ask? Here’s why your perfect fall getaway is in Whistler! Proximity There’s no need to plan a full holiday to regroup, just a few More »

Fall Adventures You Can Have Right From Your Hotel

Fall Adventures You Can Have Right From Your Hotel

Photo: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane Fall is a magical time to be in Whistler. The temperatures have cooled slightly, there are fewer crowds, and you can still take advantage of all the summer activities before the snow falls. During the autumn season, you’ll have no problem figuring out what to do. But fitting it all in during the shortened days can be a bit of a problem. To help you maximize your time and fun while in the mountains, here’s a list of fall adventures that you can have right from your hotel. Hike! Leave the lobby and start your More »

Your Guide To Whistler Village Beer Festival

Your Guide To Whistler Village Beer Festival

Photo: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane September isn’t just about the start of autumn and back to school. In Whistler, it’s about beer! From September 11th to 16th, the village is taken over by all things craft beer. Breweries from all over the British Columbia come to showcase their finest ales, ciders, and beers, all while competing for a top spot. The festival isn’t limited to a competition. Among other events, the public is welcome to sample the goods. Interested in testing BC’s finest brews while in the mountains? Here is your guide to the Whistler Village Beer Festival! Axes And More »

Don’t Miss Fall For Arts

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 »

Labor Day Long Weekend

Labor Day Long Weekend

Labor Day Long Weekend marks the final long weekend of the summer. It offers a chance to welcome in the next season while providing a bittersweet farewell to the warm summer months we all know and love. The last hurrah before school starts and vacations end should be filled with nothing but fun- Luckily, Whistler has a ton of activities happening this weekend, making it the perfect way to end summer with a bang! Salomon Valley to Peak Cheer on the participants or grab your running shoes and sign up for this adventurous trail running event. Taking place on September 3rd, More »