WHISTLER ADVENTURE NEWS

Winter

Get Into the Backcountry | Snow Cat Tours

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Whistler is known for its epic resort and many people visit from all over the globe just to get a taste of the Whistler powder. But, the resort is only a small percentage of this fantastic mountain landscape. There is so much vast space to explore beyond the bounds of the resort. Many visitors prepare…

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…

Miss the 2010 Whistler Olympics? Experience the Whistler Olympic Park

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Ten years too late to experience the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Whistler? Not to worry – there’s still tons of Olympic opportunities to be had at the Whistler Olympic Park.  Thanks to the Olympics, this extraordinary park has been left to the town of Whistler for both locals and visitors to enjoy in the…

A Run Down of Whistler Events, Markets, and Activities in December

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Whistler in December is a magical time of year. The mountain is into the full swing of ski and snowboard season, the snow is falling, and holiday joy is spreading through the village. There are several activities and events in Whistler to keep you with an exciting and never ending to-do list on your holiday…

More than Just a Mountain | Whistler for the Non-Skier

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When most people hear “Whistler” their minds jump to chairlifts, ski runs and snowboard jumps. As one of the largest and best (no bias here!) ski resorts in the world, this is fair. However, although predominantly known as a ski town, there is so much more to Whistler than just the incredible ski and snowboard…

Explore Whistler | Sleigh Rides Edition

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Sleigh Bells ring, are you listening?  Take a gentle stroll through the forest on a traditional horse-drawn Whistler sleigh ride this winter and discover the magic of Blackcomb Mountain at night.  A horse-drawn sleigh ride is a true Canadian winter experience that people of all ages can enjoy – during the holidays, the sleigh books…

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…

Christmas Time in Whistler | A Holiday to Remember

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Whistler, a beautiful village just two hours north of Vancouver along the Sea to Sky Corridor. It is a year-round resort destination with some of the best adventurous activities British Columbia has to offer. Not to mention fanatic hotels and restaurants to suit every budget. Whistler is a fantastic holiday destination, and that does not…

Your Whistler Bucket List | 100 Things to Do Before You Leave

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A first trip to Whistler can be intimidating if you don’t know where to go or what to do. Don’t worry we’ve got you covered with your ultimate Whistler bucket list. From Summer to Winter, Fall to Spring – all the best activities, hikes, dining and more are consolidated into one. Get ready, here are…

Whistler | When to Go, Where to Stay, What to Expect

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So the epic mountain views and world-famous ski slopes have inspired you to visit Whistler. But before you come, I’m sure you’ve got loads of questions about what to expect from a trip to Whistler. Does it live up to its reputation as the best ski resort in North America? When’s the best time to…