News & Events In Whistler

Nightlife in Whistler | Tips from the Experts (Updated 2019)

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We know you’ve heard the stories – your friends disappear to Whistler for the ultimate snow covered vacation, but when they come back, it’s not just the skiing and snowboard they can’t stop talking about. They are talking about stories of nearly-naked partiers running through the snow. They are talking about beer after beer after beer…

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…

Road Trip! 8 Things To Do On Your Way To Whistler

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They often say that it’s the journey and not the destination that makes for a memorable trip. When your destination is Whistler you may want to throw on cruise control and b-line straight here.  Why not take hit the pause button? Slow it down…… We are of the opinion, you’ll be missing out on some…

5 Things Every Whistler Local Wants You To Know

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Are you planning to Visit Whistler soon? Did you know real-live locals call this fantastic mountain town home? While the term “local” gets thrown around a lot in Whistler. It ranges from being used to describe someone who has been here for 30 years to the kid who has been here three weeks and heard…

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…

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…

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…