News & Events In Whistler

accomodation

13 Whistler Hotels (from $ to $$$$)

Whistler hotels banner

With over 100 spots to choose from to rest your head in Whistler, finding the right accommodation for you can be tough, especially if you’ve never been to Whistler. Allow us to take you through some of the spectacular hotels in Whistler, Canada, ranging from your simple bed and bathroom to your luxury spa resorts….

Why You Need to Stay in Whistler Creekside

Whistler-Creekside

Once upon a time, there was a mountain armed with one six-person gondola, two T-Bars, a single chairlift, a handful of ski runs and a day lodge. This little neighbourhood was as basic as they come, but not for long… As word got out that this ski mountain had some of the best terrains the…

Shoulder Season Deals in Whistler | Why it Pays to Wait

Forged-Banner-Whistler-Shoulder-Season

While Whistler might be most famous as a winter skiing and summer mountain biking destination, did you know it’s all an epic holiday destination in the spring and fall too? Known as the shoulder seasons, when the village quietens down and locals take a breather from throwing themselves down hills, spring and fall still have…

The Big Bad Backpackers Guide to Whistler

Banner backpackers guide to whistler

Backpacking through Whistler can be a daunting challenge. While it’s hands down one of the most beautiful places in BC, and a must-do destination, the luxury prices can put some backpackers off Whistler. But they shouldn’t! Whistler is a town built by ski-bums, and their free spirit is still strong here. There are many, many,…

Got a Hot Date in a Cool Town? Whistler for Couples

Banner hot date in Whistler

Something about Whistler seems to get people feeling all lovey-dovey. It seems like the unique combination of beautiful mountain landscapes, adrenaline-pumping activities, and luxury dining creates the perfect conditions for romance. In Whistler, it’s hard to worry about who’s turn it is to do the dishes or clean the toilet. Instead, you’ll find the space…

You Complete Guide to Tough Mudder Whistler 2019

Banner - Forged Tough Mudder 2019

Whistler in summer is full of tough physical challenges, and even tougher athletes. To be fair, it’s hard not to be inspired to push yourself when there’s all those dramatic peaks around just waiting to be climbed/run up/biked down. But there’s one weekend in June where things get especially tough, and especially muddy. Yep, you…

A Romantic Whistler Honeymoon | Plan a Perfect Getaway

Forged Banner - Whistler Honeymoon

Whistler is increasingly a world-renowned location for a destination weddings, but it’s also a destination for couples planning their great romantic post-wedding escape. While many conventional couples still plan for a beach-bound honeymoon, you might want to consider other luxury destinations – like Whistler – for your big indulgence. A Whistler honeymoon is like no…

Get the Perfect Seasonal Job In Whistler, Tips from the Experts

Banner Seasonal jobs in Whistler

So the jaw-dropping mountains and endless adventure of Whistler Blackcomb have caught your attention. You’re dreaming of days spent earning your turns, surfing the powder, and then reliving it all an hour later over an ice cold craft beer. It’s what drew most of us to Whistler in the first place, and what keeps a…

Top 11 Summer Camping Spots Near Whistler

Summer camping banner

Cup of Coffee saying Happy CamperCheers to your next adventure camping near Whistler Whistler camping is the most gratifying way to experience the Canadian landscape and get a sense of what Whistler really…

Welcome to Whistler Pride 2019

Banner for Whistler Pride 2019

Thinking of coming to Whistler but not sure the ski town has earned its inclusivity credentials? Think again. Whilst there are no gay bars in Whistler yet, this beautiful mountain town is a welcoming, safe and fun place for people who don’t adhere to heterosexual or cis-gender norms. (That’s not to say that Canada is…