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The Best Places to Visit in Whistler (with Big Groups)

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Whistler was made for group travel, whether you’re visiting for a family reunion, school trip, corporate retreat, or conference, there’s plenty of places to visit in Whistler if your crew is large. The key is planning ahead to ensure the availability of all activities, restaurants, and accommodations but there is plenty to do that is…

The Biggest, Baddest Activities in Whistler Groups

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Planning on a trip to Whistler with the family, friends, co-workers or fellow teammates? Whatever the dynamics of your group is, Whistler is a fantastic playland for everyone. The activities in Whistler, BC are endless in both the winter and summer seasons. There’s a wide variety to choose from, everything from chilling in a hot…

16 Things to Do in Whistler This Winter – Local’s Edition

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What to do in Whistler in winter? Skiing is great, but sometimes you have to fill in the in between times. Being bored in Whistler is practically a foreign concept, even when the skies are grey and the temperatures are in the negatives… Whether you’ve lived in Whistler for decades or are starting your first…

Rainy Day Activities in Whistler (Updated Fall 2019)

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Whistler is known around the world as one of the greatest and most thrilling places to ski and snowboard. It’s also a well established name in downhill mountain biking, transforming its white pillowy slopes for dirt and adrenaline in the summer months. But what happens in the shoulder seasons between the sun and snow? Shoulder…

A Do-It-Yourself Guide to the River of Golden Dreams in Whistler

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Want to spend a summer afternoon on the river like a Whistler-ite? Then you’re going to want to get your butts down the River of Golden Dreams. A local gem, a local dream.  Wave bye-bye to that gnarly throw-yourself-down-a-hill crazy bike park malarkey and say hello to the laid back do-it-yourself river cruise.  What is…

What to do in Squamish…When it Rains

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Alright, we’ll level with you. Sometimes it rains in Squamish! That’s the price we pay for living in such a beautiful place we guess. But don’t despair. While you might have been dreaming of endless days hiking in the sunshine, there’s still heaps of things to do in Squamish when it rains.  In fact, if…

Spring Break 2019 | Why You Need to Ski Whistler Blackcomb

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Spring break – the highlight of the year for most college students. While many might head to the beach, we reckon a ski trip is the best spring break idea for college students. A spring break ski trip means days playing in the snow and nights dancing on tables as the sun goes down.  And…

Shoulder Season Deals in Whistler | Why it Pays to Wait

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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…

Are You the Ultimate Lumberjack? A Bucket List

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Lumberjack culture is having something of a comeback these days. Plaid shirts, big beards, and getting outside – to be honest, what’s not to love?! As the home of the original hardy outdoorsmen that were the first lumberjacks, Canada still offers plenty of ways to awaken your inner lumberjack and feel at home in the…

Discover the Vallea Lumina in Whistler: An Illuminated Adventure

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6We at Forged Axe Throwing are all about unique and exciting experiences that awaken the senses and bring people together, which is why we’re so excited about a tour that is set to be one of Whistler’s best, Vallea Lumina. Whistler has a plethora of reasons to visit, however, the town does have its main…