Whistler Bike Park 2013

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Thanks to this month’s glorious sunny days with temperatures in the high 20C, much of the snow on the lower slopes of Whistler Bike Park has melted. In already a record breaking year, May 17, 2013 marks some of the Bike Park’s higher trails earliest opening ever. The trail team have worked tirelessly to get [read more]

Whistler in Spring

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  How great Whistler is in the spring is one of those quiet secrets. Because the traffic from peak seasons have slowed down considerably, it’s actually a great time to come. Many restaurants and activity providers offer amazing deals. Plus, Blackcomb Mountain is still open until May 27 for spring skiing! Here are a couple [read more]

WSSF Events Round-up

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2013 World Ski and Snowboard Festival Feature Events   Music Artists confirmed for 2013 include Nas, The Arkells, G-Love and Special Sauce, K-OS, Swollen Members, Beats Antique, Keller Williams, Kim Churchill and more. What would a festival be without huge tunes? Kicking off the week is the BEGINNING, an opening party to set the scene. [read more]

Christmas in Whistler

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Christmas Events in Whistler 2012/13 The Whistler Holiday Experience – FREE December 21, 2012 to January 6, 2013 This family fun zone is unparalleled for indoor entertainment! Kids can enjoy a mini putt course, table games, bouncy castles, crafts and video games free for 16 days over the holiday season. Parents can relax in the [read more]

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]