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Whistler Crankworx 2013

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Crankworx Mountain Bike Festival: Physics, Gravity, Legends and Facts “I am so pumped for Crankworx!” exclaimed my co-worker. “What is Crankworx?” I asked. I then received what felt like the longest blank stare ever. “Are you serious? Crankworx is the event of the summer! It is the world’s largest mountain bike festival!” I quickly realized [read more]

Wanderlust Whistler

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Wanderlust is a one-of-a-kind festival bringing together the world’s leading yoga teachers, top musical acts and DJs, renowned speakers, top chefs and winemakers, and much, much more — all in a setting of breathtaking natural beauty. We’re talking about fun in the sun and dancing under the stars. Hiking on peaceful trails and gettin’ your [read more]

Whistler Must-Do: Superfly

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TAG’s launches new zipline, Superfly: An account from a first time Superflyer The Adventure Group (TAG) celebrated Canada’s 146th birthday in style. July 1st 2013, marked the opening of Canada’s longest ziplines, at well over a kilometer long, 600 feet off the forest floor, and clocking speeds of 100km/hour. And let me tell you, as [read more]

Whistler Presents

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Enjoy music in the mountains when you stay in Whistler this summer. This year’s summer concert series lineup includes exciting musical acts from a range of genres, many of them playing for free in Whistler Olympic Plaza. Find information on concert dates, times and feature artists below. The 2013 Whistler Presents Summer Concert Series line-up [read more]

ArtWalk 2013

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With over 80 artists in 45 venues, Whistler’s most expansive Art Exhibit, from Function Junction to Alpine, is a must see. The roaming ArtWalk Exhibit, presented by the Whistler Arts Council, transforms businesses and streets into makeshift art galleries. This year, artists from the Sea to Sky corridor will be displayed for the months of [read more]

Canada Day Celebrations

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Canada Day Parade The Canada Day parade begins at noon on July 1 at Town Plaza and winds along the Village Stroll, ending at Mountain Square. The parade is organized in partnership between the Resort Municipality of Whistler (RMOW) and the Chamber of Commerce and this year’s theme is “My Canada! – What does Canada [read more]

VSO in Whistler

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Unless you’ve played in a school orchestra or listen to classical radio stations, chances are you think of classical music as the quiet, background noise heard in movies, elevators, and upscale department stores … or the oh-so familiar tunes you impatiently tap your fingers to while customer service puts you on hold. Some may consider [read more]

Summer Fun in Whistler

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It is time to start thinking about your summer bucket list, so you can be sure to max out summer fun in Whistler! This little mountain town has lots to offer, but we’ve narrowed down some summer activities for adventurers, loungers, epicureans and culture buffs. From hiking, biking, golfing, ziptreking, and sightseeing, here’s a handy [read more]

Tripadvisor 2013 Award

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Honored as a Top Performing Hotel as Reviewed by Travelers on the World’s Largest Travel Site Whistler, British Columbia, Canada – June 04, 2013 – Summit Lodge & Spa today announced that it has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award for the second year in a row. The accolade, which honors hospitality excellence, is [read more]

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]