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March In Whistler

March In Whistler

With deep snow and bright sunshine, March is the perfect time to come to Whistler. The days are longer so there’s more time to enjoy the mountains, and spring is in the air. Here’s why you should visit Whistler this time of year. Snow Conditions March has been known for its tendency to bring with it lots of snow! Historically this month delivers more snow than both January and February. It’s never too late for powder days! For the best deals, get your lift tickets 7 days in advance. More Sunshine Milder temperatures and longer days mean there’s lots of More »

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 »

Preparing For Opening Day

Preparing For Opening Day

Image: Tourism Whistler/Mike Crane Skiers and snowboarder rejoice, the moment you’ve been waiting for since closing day is finally here. The 2018/2019 winter season at Whistler Blackcomb starts November 22nd. With opening day coming up fast, there’s a lot to do in order to make the most of it. By planning ahead, an easy and memorable day of fun-filled mountain activities is within your grasp. So get out your gear, buy your lift pass, and book your accommodation, here’s how you should be preparing for opening day! Prepare Your Gear Get all your winter gear out of storage, it’s going to be in 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 »