Whistler Blackcomb #1

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Whistler Blackcomb has been named the No. 1 overall ski resort in North America by the readers of Ski Magazine. The 26th annual readers’ poll ranks the top 60 North America ski resorts in Ski Magazine’s Resort Guide, hitting newsstands Oct. 16. The survey of 20,000 Ski readers is the longest running and most comprehensive [read more]

Whistler Film Premieres

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It’s that time of year again – the morning seems just a bit more crisp, the first dusting of snow settles on the tops of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains – and the new ski & snowboard premiers are here! For your enjoyment we have a round-up of premier trailers. I for one can’t wait – [read more]

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]