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A Forged Favourite: The Whistler Sliding Centre

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Feel the rhythm, feel the rhyme…yep, that’s right, it’s bobsleigh time! For anyone inspired by the best underdog story of all time, you might be surprised to hear that you can have your very own Cool Runnings experience right here in Whistler. If you’re looking for fun things to do in Whistler this winter, look…

Whistler SMASH! Where to Play Tennis in Whistler

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On a sunny summer’s day you could be lounging at the lake or getting your drink on at one of the local patios, but why not engage in an epic match of Whistler tennis instead. Not only is tennis a fun way to showcase your skills it also burns 600 calories per hour and challenges…

Apres The Apres | After the Apres Ski But Before the Club

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If you’ve been to Whistler, B.C. before on a ski or snowboard trip, you’ve probably seen the unparalleled apres scene. Champagne guns, patio parties, roaring outdoor fires and an unlimited flow of booze and dancing. The apres party is a great way to follow an epic day on the mountain. However, there’s a bit of…

The Forged Guide to the Best Throwing Axes

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Axes date back to medieval times with warriors, hunting, battling and survival. The age-old tool, however, is still around and widely used today in camping, hunting, building, cutting, chopping etc. A more recent (and more fun) development in the axe world has come from simply throwing them! Where Did Axe Throwing Start? Well, there’s a…

Top 5 Axe Throwing Places in Vancouver & the Lower Mainland

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Axe throwing has been taking the recreational sporting industry by storm in the past ten years. Originating in a Toronto backyard, the wonderful sport has made its way all the way out to the beautiful west coast. Backyard Axe Throwing League (BATL) was revered by many in its start-up years and has been recreated across…

Scandinave Spa Whistler | Your Complete Guide (2020 Updates)

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You may have come to Whistler, BC to put your body through it s paces – skiing, hiking, biking, golfing, paddling – but we’d highly recommend taking at least one day off to treat yourself too. Whistler has heaps of spas to choose from, but one of our favourites is the Scandinave Spa Whistler. An…

Cheap Things to do in Whistler? This is your Guide.

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Visiting Whistler isn’t cheap – the price of a hotel room will make you spit out your drink and lift tickets? Prepare to pay upwards of $150 per day to ski at world-renowned Whistler Blackcomb. Lucky for you (and your bank account) we’ve come up with a list of cheap things to do in Whistler…

The Ultimate Guide on Where to Stay in Whistler,BC (2020 Update)

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Whistler, home of Forged Axe Throwing, is the heart and home of Canada’s Coast Mountains and it is no surprise that this place is a favourite year-round destination. Determining where to stay in Whistler can be overwhelming as they’re so many choices so we’ve prepared this list of some of our top hotels, suites, and…

Where to Find Weed in Whistler | 2020 Update (Still Complicated)

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One year into legal weed in Canada and you still can’t legally get it in Whistler. What gives? Everyone in Whistler is asking, “Where can I buy weed in Whistler?”  Yes, recreational use of cannabis is legal all across Canada, but in Whistler, the supply is well…. Dry.  There are no legal sources dispensaries in…

Axe Throwing: All You Need to Know About the Sport, From the Whistler Pros

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So you’ve been invited to go axe throwing and since you’re a go-getter and up for a new challenge, you said yes. Now you’re thinking to yourself “what is axe-throwing and what exactly have I gotten myself into?” Well, no fear! The Whistler pro-axe-throwers are here to walk you through this magnificent, emerging sport. Read…