Start putting your travel dreams into action. There is no better time to plan your next adventure and there is no better place in the world to realize your dreams than Whistler. The name alone—Whistler, B.C.—is enough to transport you through space and time to the snow-capped peaks of the Coast Mountains and that carefree feeling of floating over fresh powder in the crisp mountain air. Freedom. Adventure. Fun. It’s all wrapped up in the name Whistler.
For many, this is a bucket-list kind of trip, the kind of trip that stays with you forever. Planning is key to making sure you get everything you want out of your Whistler vacation.
And that begs the question: How do I make the most of my time in Whistler, if I’m here for a weekend, a two-week holiday, or even longer? There are endless possibilities. Like taking a helicopter to visit remote ice caves hidden underneath ancient ice fields. Or snowmobiling deep into the backcountry to get a taste of the Whistler’s wild, untamed space.
Often people find themselves doing things in Whistler they wouldn’t normally do otherwise: soaring over the rainforest on a zipline or bungee jumping over a rushing river. This is a place that speaks to a life less ordinary, a place of extraordinary people and opportunities.
Whistler is also a place where you can take stock of life whether that’s savouring exquisite meals created at the hands of internationally acclaimed chefs, or simply taking in the alpenglow on a winter’s afternoon as the setting sun bathes the mountain peaks in pink, yellow and orange.
Whistler isn’t simply a place you visit; it’s a place that gets into your heart and your soul and keeps you coming back for more.
Throughout this challenging COVID-19 pandemic, we have rediscovered there is so much to be grateful for in the mountains and the forests, by the frozen lakes or on the ski runs. In nature, we find resolve to move forward; we discover ourselves, and just what we’re truly capable of. And this is, arguably, Whistler’s true appeal; that feeling that we are part of something powerful and much bigger than ourselves. Experience it all first-hand! Explore what Whistler has to offer as you dream of your next getaway.
Adventure awaits at the No. 1 ski resort in North America. There is no better time to figure out how to make the most of your time here and plan your epic Whistler winter wonderland vacation. The adventure begins as soon as you decide on Whistler.
A mountain playground beckons to all whether you’re young or young-at-heart. Whistler is the ultimate place to push your limits and to feel alive. Discover more before you go to make the most of your time once you get here.
Find out how to truly indulge in the mountains. Savour exquisite food and drinks, prepared by the best in the business. Decide if you’ll dine on mountain peaks or deep in the snow-covered backcountry or in the heart of Whistler Village. Or, get a taste of it all.
Get a feel for Whistler’s shopping scene before you travel, from the charming stores in Whistler Village and Creekside to the most unconventional spots in Function Junction and beyond.
Find out what really makes Whistler tick. Make it your quest to uncover what lies within at the heart of the community. Think like “a local” before you even get here!