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January In Whistler

January In Whistler

Are you planning a trip Whistler and trying to decide when the best time to come is? January is a wonderful time to choose to visit. With the holidays coming to an end and the transition from early winter into deep winter, there is no shortage of things to do in town! What’s more, all of Whistler’s 8,171 acres of stunning terrain is open and there is always plenty of snow. So don’t just start your new year off with a resolution to travel, discover for yourself why January in Whistler is a great time to book your winter holiday! More »

Your Guide To The Holidays In Whistler

Your Guide To The Holidays In Whistler

With over 7,000 lights decorating the village, Whistler comes to life over the holidays. Snow, festive activities, and a hot chocolate or two can all be part of your own holly jolly season if you choose! With so much to do and see, you’ll some help to make the most of the yuletide. We’ve nailed down what to do and where to help you to create perfect winter escape! Here is your guide to the holidays in Whistler! Christmas Enjoy a white Christmas in Whistler and along with that, all the makings for the most festive one yet! Activities that range More »

Why Whistler Is The Best Christmas Gift

Why Whistler Is The Best Christmas Gift

Before you know it, Christmas will be here. That makes right now the best time to make your Christmas plans and get all the shopping out of the way early. But coming up with unique Christmas gift ideas year after year can be a challenge. The joys of gift giving can quickly become a burden and picking out that special something, a daunting task. If you regularly find yourself rushing and stressing to find the perfect gift, you could consider giving a vacation. There’s a lot of reasons why a vacation could be the best Christmas gift you ever give your More »

Made In Whistler Market

Made In Whistler Market

Every Saturday from December 17 through April 1, the Made In Whistler Winter Artisan Market sets up shop. This market features local artisans displaying and selling their crafts. Here, you will find unique jewelry, pottery, woodwork, fine art, textiles and artisanal foods. Many of the vendors have to go through a rigorous selection process focused on quality and price point, so you will only find the highest of quality, hand-made goods available to purchase. With only a few more market days left in the season, we are featuring one of vendor’s that you will find at the Made In Whistler Winter Artisan Market More »

Fat Biking In Whistler

Fat Biking In Whistler

The winter sports in Whistler may seem fairly obvious: skiing, snowshoeing, cross country skiing and ice skating. But as always, there are more than meets the eye. One of such activities is the lesser known is fat biking. Just what is fat biking you might ask? Typically, fat biking uses an offroad bicycle that has fatter wheels. These wheels have a larger diameter and are designed for low ground pressure to allow riding on soft unstable terrain, such as snow, sand, and mud. Surprisingly, this activity is very similar to its summer counterpart. Expect to cruise down compact snow and More »