Whistler Blackcomb’s 50th Anniversary Year: Upgrades, New Restaurants, & New Gear

Whistler Blackcomb Peak 2 Peak
Whistler Blackcomb is looking forward to the 2015-2016 winter season for many reasons, not the least of which is an upcoming 50th anniversary. The resort has been lauded for advancements in the skiing, snowboarding, and mountain biking industries over the years; but this year, Whistler Blackcomb will let the accomplishments speak for themselves. “Whistler Blackcomb [read more]

Whistler Beer 101

Everything in Whistler just seems to go better with beer. Long day playing in the powder? Head straight to après and order a beer. Sweltering summer day? Grab a spot on a patio and get thee a pint. Filling time during shoulder season? Better pair those back-t0-back ski flicks with a cold one. Since Whistler [read more]

[Interview] with Artist Andrea Mueller

Andrea Mueller Whistler ContemporaryArtist
Maybe it’s the incredible scenery that surrounds us. Maybe it’s fueled by the action sports we play. Maybe there’s just something in the water. Whatever it is, there’s something about Whistler that inspires creativity. From photographers to filmmakers, painters to writers, there is no shortage of talented people in our mountain town. Andrea Mueller is [read more]

World Ski & Snowboard Festival

World Ski & Snowboard Festival
Every April, the World Ski & Snowboard Festival (WSSF) takes Whistler by storm. Over 250,000 fans flock to the world-renown mountain resort each year to witness North America’s largest annual snowsport, music, and mountain culture celebration.  No matter how you do it – by boat, by plane, by train – just get to Whistler from [read more]

TEDActive 2014 in Whistler

2014 marks TED’s 30 anniversary and the celebrations will be going down in arguably two of the most active and healthy cities in Canada – Vancouver and Whistler, BC. Whistler will be host to TEDActive, a simulcast experience that runs in parallel to the TED conference held in Vancouver on March 17-21, 2014. Whistler’s environment will [read more]

AltiTube – Whistler Weekly News

Summit is excited to announce a new partnership with AltiTube, a weekly news show that highlights that week’s events, festivals, activities, mountain conditions, weather and anything else happening in Whistler that week! Hosted by Whistler locals, Liz Hammond and Adam Kaye, AltiTube will give guests and locals alike all they need to know about what’s [read more]