Ski & Snowboard

Whistler: A Cornucopia of Nordic Sports

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The Nordic sport of cross-country skiing originated in Scandinavia thousands of years ago and was not introduced to Canada until the late 1800s. Today in Whistler, nordic skiing is enjoyed from December to late-March at several venues in the vicinity of town.  It is a great activity to get the blood flowing, explore a new…

Explore Whistler: Ski and Snowboard Edition

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Whistler Blackcomb mountains are what every skier and snowboarder dream of. In fact, they are the kind of mountains that everyone dreams of (you just may not know it yet!). Whistler truly ticks all the boxes as far as ski resorts go for skiing and snowboarding.  A long season of snow ✓ Acres upon acres…

You’ve Skied Whistler | Now What? Best Apres Activities

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This is it. You are in Whistler at the mecca of all ski resorts. You’ve spent the day hitting up as many slopes as you possibly can, you’ve shred all of the pow, and your legs can’t take anymore. You feel accomplished.  You have conquered Whistler mountain and right now you are feeling on top…

The Big List of Whistler’s Winter Adventures


Winter could be the best time of year to visit Whistler. Not only is it a magical winter wonderland with beautiful views of the Coast Mountains, it is THE ski resort to visit. With 8171 acres of skiable terrain between Whistler and Blackcomb mountains plus runs for beginners and expert skiers and boarders alike, there…

Making the Most of Your Whistler Ski Vacation

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It’s a skiers (or snowboarders) dream to spend time in Whistler –  and for good reason. As the largest ski resort in North America, with over 200 runs before we even think about the backcountry, there is no question why the words Whistler and ski are beside each other in the dictionary.  That being said,…

Seeing Rainbows | Making the Most of Whistler Pride 2020

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If the stoke in Whistler was not already enough, in January 2020 they play host to Canada’s biggest Gay Ski week. Join the festival from the 26th January to the 6th February 2020, and experience awesome ski conditions during the day followed by inclusive events, parties, and aprés around Whistler Village. We have created a…

Get Outside | 20 Epic Outdoor Adventures in Whistler

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No matter the weather or time of year, there’s always outdoor activities in Whistler to partake in. Surrounding by magnificent and accessible natural beauty, there’s plenty of ways to leave the comfort of the hotel or the Village Stroll and get into the wilds of Whistler for some adrenaline-inducing fun. Here are twenty ways to…

Heading into the Whistler Backcountry | World Class Adventure

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Whistler is (rightfully) renowned as a world-class ski resort. But did you know that it also offers some of the best backcountry skiing in BC (or possibly the world)! And if you’re looking for fresh powder, exciting lines, and an escape from the crowds, getting out in the Whistler backcountry could be the way to…

Backcountry Skiing | Know Before You Go

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You round a corner and a whole new world appears in front of you. Panoramic views of snowcapped peaks, rippling glaciers and clear blue skies stretch beyond the horizon. And not another soul for miles around. You’re exhausted. Out of breath, legs aching, sweating profusely. But wow, those views are worth it. And you know…

Backcountry Snowboarding | Know Before You Go

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For anyone that’s strapped on a snowboard, you know there’s nothing quite like being the first to carve your way through open expanses of fresh, untouched, pillowy powder. Leaving first tracks on a mountain feels like you’ve scored your own piece of heaven on earth (thank you snow gods!).