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Why You Should Be Getting Excited About Summer Now

Why You Should Be Getting Excited About Summer Now

Summer in Whistler is incredible. From the stunning 360 views at the top of the mountains to biking in the valley. Here is why you should be getting excited about summer now and what not to miss! Biking If you think Whistler is just for skiing, then guess again. Home to the best mountain bike park in the world, Whistler is a mecca for biking enthusiasts all over the globe. If hitting the park doesn’t quite take your fancy, there’s plenty of option all over the village. You can enjoy trails for all abilities at Lost Lake, or simply cruise More »

Bike Friendly Travel

Bike Friendly Travel

So you’re coming to Whistler to ride your bike. When going to ride abroad, many mountain bikers ask themselves the same question year on year – “How do I travel with my bike?” In addition to getting from A to B, this means you’ll be packing not only your gear but your bike as well. While these tasks can be daunting, there are a number of ways to travel easily and safely with your prized possession. Here are some steps to bike friendly travel. STEP 1: Invest In A Bike Bag When traveling, your bike must be packed in a rigid More »

Why Book Your Summer Vacation Now

Why Book Your Summer Vacation Now

You might still be in winter mode and that’s okay. But as the weather warms and the bears come out of hibernation, there’s no denying that summer is looming. Trading in your skis for a bike and your boots for runners isn’t a black or white process but booking your summer vacation should be and it should happen sooner rather than later. Consider these reasons why it’s smarter to book your summer vacation now! Best Deals Depending on how far in advance you are looking, you may qualify for early booking offers such as our Early Bird Offer. This can More »

Labour Day Long Weekend

Labour Day Long Weekend

Photo: Tourism Whistler/Mike Crane Fall is in the air and summer is on it’s way out. But before school is back in session and we see the last of the holidays, there is one last long weekend of the hot season. Labour Day long weekend runs from September 2nd until September 4th and it the perfect opportunity to enjoy those last few summer adventures in Whistler. What will you do with those extra weekend days on Labour Day long weekend? Public Transit Throughout the summer months, the Resort Municipality of Whistler offers free public transit on weekends. Labour Day marks the last day More »

10 Things You Must Do Before Summer’s Over

10 Things You Must Do Before Summer’s Over

It’s hard to notice but there are leaves beginning to cover the ground and then there is the looming message across all media channels: Get ready for back to school! Plus, we really can’t ignore the temperatures dropping ever so slightly. All this can only mean one thing: autumn is just around the corner. Despite the signals pointing to a change in seasons, there is still some summer left and a perfect opportunity to fit in those last few adventures. Here are 10 things you must do before summer’s over and fall rolls in! Mountain Top Summer Feast Hop on the More »