The Listel Hotel Whistler

Winter Ziplining!

Winter Ziplining!

In addition to soaring down the ski hill, guests can add soaring through the trees to their list of things to do in Whistler. How exactly? Why ziplining of course! Ziplines are cables that guests can use gravity to slide down. Ziptrek Whistler has a whole series of ziplines strung all throughout the forests and connecting Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. What’s more, reaching each zipline requires exploring a true old-growth temperate rainforest blanketed in snow. Want to learn more? Read on! What To Do: High, long, adrenaline inducing- Ziptrek Whistler is home to all of the above ziplines. With tours designed for More »

Our Partnership With Spicy Sports

Our Partnership With Spicy Sports

The Listel Whistler is always searching for better ways to serve our guests throughout the winter. We are very proud to discuss our partnership with Spicy Sports. This partnership brings access to a wide range of activities for guests of the Listel Hotel that includes winter clothing, ski, snowboard, telemark, snowshoe and fat bike rentals! Spicy Sports is an independent company, locally owned and operated. They opened their first store in the fall of 1992 at the base of Blackcomb Mountain in the Le Chamois Hotel and have continued to be in business for over 25 years. They have grown to have two More »

Whistler Blackcomb Is Now Epic!

Whistler Blackcomb Is Now Epic!

Well of course Whistler Blackcomb is epic but it’s now part of the Epic Pass. Just what is the Epic Pass you might ask? As of October 17th, 2016 Vail Resorts, Inc. announced that the Company has purchased Whistler Blackcomb. Vail Resorts, Inc. owns many resorts throughout North America and in celebration of closing the deal, they have put together a wonderful package that just made your 2016/2017 ski season even better! The Epic Pass Holders A year prior to fully integrating Whistler Blackcomb into the the Epic Season’s pass, Vail Resorts has provided full access to the following mountains and in More »

Can You Name This Mountain?

Can You Name This Mountain?

Standing atop Whistler Mountain is breath taking in so many respects- The sheer vastness of the world below you, the enormous distance between you and the next mountain and the seemingly never ending peaks blanketing the horizon are just to name a few. If this is your first time to the Coast Mountains or your a regular visiter, your sure to pick up on some of the local names for the peaks surrounding our beloved Whistler. Let’s test your knowledge: Question 1: This one is an easy one. This mountain is Whistler’s sister ski hill and also sit’s in the Fitzsimmon’s More »