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The World of Whistler Weddings

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Thinking of saying “I Do” to Whistler? We don’t blame you: when it comes to weddings, Whistler has it all. Given that Whistler is less than two hours away from Vancouver, it provides an accessible alternative to a destination wedding for those who live in the Vancouver area—though it’s an equally worthy locale for those [read more]

It’s a Dog’s Life at the Summit Lodge

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At the Summit Lodge, pets are acknowledged as beloved family members. “Can you imagine traveling without your kids?” exclaims Lorraine Yeung of the Summit’s marketing department, echoing the sentiments of general manager Tony Medd. Indeed, the entire staff welcomes dogs with arms wide open—literally. “Our front desk staff looooove dogs,” says Lorraine. “We love to [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]

Whistler’s Fire & Ice Show

Fire and Ice Show
Sunday nights start with a bang when fireworks light up Whistler’s winter sky. Magical, spectacular fireworks burst and pierce the darkness, illuminating Whistler Mountain. The oo’s and awe’s of the admiring crowd are swept away by the winter wind. Sounds pretty picturesque, eh? But wait, we’re just getting started! Visitors and locals alike who gather [read more]

TEDActive 2014 in Whistler

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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]

Dining in Whistler

Dining in Whistler
Located in the spectacular Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Whistler is Canada’s premier, year-round destination. Whistler features two majestic mountains with a vibrant base Village, epic skiing, snowboarding, hiking trails, four championship golf courses, unbeatable shopping, spas and arguably the best mountain bike park in the world. Clearly, Whistler’s got it all, naturally attracting over [read more]

AltiTube – Whistler Weekly News

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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]

Zipline: A Year Round Activity

Whistler Zipline
Soar to new heights this winter with friendly and knowledgeable zipline tour guides and other adventurous zipline tour-goers. Ziptrek Ecotours and Superfly Ziplines, Whistler’s Zipling Tour Companies, are open year-round — offering their guests a chilly but cheerful winter experience, with views like no other. Experience the exhilaration of bravely stepping to the platform edge, [read more]