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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…

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…

The Best Places to Camp Around Whistler, BC

Best places to Camp, Whistler, BC

We know what you’re about – you’re not just seeking the typical, Whistler adventure in a tourist-filled village. You’re about something a bit more rugged. Something a little tougher. A little rougher around the edges. Hey, we throw axes for a living, we understand the need to get out in the wild. If you are…

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…

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

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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….

The Forged Guide to the Valley Trail in Whistler

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People from all over the world visit Whistler and can you blame them? The activities are endless *takes a deep breath* biking, hiking, skiing, snowboarding, rafting, helicopter-rides, skating, float-plane rides, yoga, ziplining, bungee jumping… And you know we could keep going.  But one activity that sometimes gets overlooked is the Whistler Valley Trail – perhaps…

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 Weekend in Squamish | What to Hike, See & Eat

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Squamish seems too good to be true. Barely 40 minutes outside the sprawling metropolis of Vancouver, there’s a mountain town built on a love of adventure. With an unbeatable location where the mountains meet the sea, Squamish offers an unbeatable range of things to do and places to visit.  Squamish isn’t just for adrenaline-junkies. It’s…

Shoulder Season Deals in Whistler | Why it Pays to Wait


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…