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Spending The Holiday Season In Whistler

Spending The Holiday Season In Whistler

Photo: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane Are you dreaming of spending your holidays in a winter wonderland? Look no further. All the magic of the festive season can be found in Whistler. Afterall, nothing quite ignites the holiday spirit like snow! In addition to on-mountain activities, revelers will enjoy thousands of twinkling lights and plenty of holly jolly events. Here’s what’s happening in town if you’re thinking of spending the holiday season in Whistler. Ice Skating Opening for the winter season on December 8th, the Whistler Olympic Plaza skating rink lets you skate against a beautiful mountain backdrop. Once you’ve spent enough More »

Cornucopia Whistler: The Food And Drink Festival

Cornucopia Whistler: The Food And Drink Festival

MPhoto: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane Food and drink lovers rejoice, Cornucopia Whistler is just around the corner. From November 8th- 18th, the northern celebration of all things that tantalize the palette will take over the village. Tastings, long table dinners, and even seminars fill up the 11 days to the brim. By the end, your taste buds will be beyond satisfied and above all, inspired. There’s a lot to eat, drink and do, so we’ve gathered up the highlights of Cornucopia Whistler, the food and drink festival of the North. Come hungry and leave happy! Signature Tastings The Signature Tastings More »

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 »

Traveling With Your Dog

Traveling With Your Dog

Vacations are the best. You get to relax, enjoy new activities, and experience a new place. Of course, most vacations require a ton of planning in advance. From transportation to where you will stay, it’s a tricky path to navigate—made only trickier when you add a dog into the mix. Here at the Listel Hotel Whistler, we welcome dogs traveling with their owners to stay at the hotel. With one thing off the list, it’s time to examine other ways to make traveling with your dog as stress-free as possible! Pack for yourself and your dog! Swimsuit, check, shorts, check, hat, More »

Your Guide To Whistler Mountain Bike Park

Your Guide To Whistler Mountain Bike Park

Photo: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane May is the time of year when skis get traded in for two wheels and a crowded bus on the way to the ski hill becomes a distant memory. As the last bit of snow melts away, the trail networks emerge and bikes take over Whistler. Some flock to the surrounding all-mountain trails to experience the spring dirt while others wait patiently for a day long awaited since fall, Whistler Mountain Bike Park opening day. If you’ve been anticipating riding the bike park, here is a guide to getting your fair share of the infamous Whistler More »