Whistler Turkey Sale

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Whistler Turkey Sale and Ski & Snow Board Swap – October 5 – 8, 2012 A pre-winter Whistler tradition, the Whistler Blackcomb Turkey Sale returns October 5-8, 2012. With over 20,000 square feet of ski and snowboard gear for sale at up to 70% off, the Turkey Sale marks the unofficial start to winter. Located [read more]

Whistler Summer Photos

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As summer comes to a close, I find myself reflecting on how amazing the last couple of months have been in Whistler. Glorious warm and sunny days coupled with amazing events and Whistler scenery. But don’t take my word for it – these photos say it all. Enjoy! PEAK 2 PEAK – Photo by Tourism [read more]

Whistler Crankworx

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Don’t miss Whistler’s biggest bike festival of the year – Crankworx : August 10 – 19, 2012 This annual adrenaline-fueled Whistler event is a smorgasbord of amazing gear-head talent. Come watch some of the world’s most renowned athletes compete, show-off and otherwise impress the heck out of everyone. Prepare yourself for epic, jaw-dropping and fearless [read more]

Whistler Kids Activities

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Whistler may be the ultimate destination for adrenaline junkies and thrill seekers, but it’s also an amazing place for families. Check out Summit Lodge & Spa’s Top Ten Whistler kids activities, festival and Must-Dos While in Whistler. Awards: In 2011, Whistler Blackcomb was Rated No. 5 in the “Top 10 Family Friendly Resort” Category in [read more]

Dine in Whistler

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Ever wonder what Whistlerites do in the “shoulder” season? We eat. In fact, Whistler is such a Mecca of extraordinary culinary delights that we often celebrate it, flaunt it and even create festivals and events to highlight our unique flare for fabulous fare. One such event is Dine in Whistler – an annual event which [read more]

Telus Ski & Snowboard Festival

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The third record-breaking season in a row is nearing its end and snow sport enthusiasts are beginning to look forward to the-best-fest-in-the-west, TELUS World Ski & Snowboard Festival. Ear-marking another super amazing season, this mid April festival promises to celebrate long and hard into each night of it’s 10 day duration. With Legendary Filmmaker showdowns, [read more]

Whistler Ice Skating

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Located right in the heart of Whistler, and a mere stones throw from Summit Lodge & Spa, is the a beautiful brand new outdoor skating rink. The Resort Municipality of Whistler has transformed the Great Lawn of the Whistler Olympic Plaza into a beautiful outdoor ice rink, complete with disco ball and music. Surrounded by [read more]

Ashley Barker Photography

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If you’ve skied Whistler – then like me, you’ve probably sat at the top of Whistler Mountain, looked out over countless mountain tops, and had your mind blown by the awe-inspiring beauty that lay before you. And although I can truly appreciate the scenes before me, any attempt I make at capturing these images with a [read more]

Underground Tuning

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Who knew ski/snowboard tuning was such an art? I didn’t – until I was introduced to Summit Lodge & Spa’s very own in-house ski/board tuning technician, Yohann Sheetz  – owner and hands-on technician of Underground Tuning Ski & Snowboard.  A new addition to the personalized services Whistler Summit Lodge & Spa offers. Born out of ingenuity [read more]

First Night Whistler 2012

Whistler’s First Night is a family friendly New Year’s Eve Celebration that takes place in Whistler’s Village Square and the Whistler Conference Center.  Join visitors and locals and say goodbye to the old and welcome the new. This is an alcohol-free evening which promotes a “Celebration of the Arts”.  The evening will be filled with [read more]