How to do Canada Day in Whistler

How to do Canada Day in Whistler

On July 1st 151 years ago, the Constitutional Act united three colonies within the British Empire to create a new country. A vast and beautiful country that is home to many diverse cultures, languages, fashion, food, activities, and traditions that have evolved to make it the Canada that we know, appreciate and love today. We are...

POSTED BY · Meredith Eades
Whistler Mountain Biking Events

Whistler Mountain Biking Events

It’s safe to say Whistler is the epicenter of the mountain bike world. Visitors flock from all over the globe to ride the famous Whistler Bike Park and more and more riders of all abilities visit each year to explore the endless singletrack trails in the valley. This amazing dirt-based sport sustains a rich and vibrant mountain...

POSTED BY · Joe Schwartz
The Must Have Camping Gear of Experienced Locals

The Must Have Camping Gear of Experienced Locals

Camping season is here! Aside from the essentials and a 6 pack of Apres Lager, we've rounded up Whistler locals must have camping gear of the 2018 season. There are so many "extras" when it comes to camping gear that it gets pretty tricky to know what's worth bringing and when. The best way not to get overwhelmed when selecting only...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
WSSF 2018

WSSF 2018

It’s almost WSSF (World Ski and Snowboard Festival) and we’re stoked. This year we’re more than thrilled to be a partner of the event – hooray for making things local again! Together with Whistler Blackcomb we’re bringing back some of the classic WSSF events and focusing on taking the festival back to its routes. We’re...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Gibbons Après Lager – Ambassador Retreat

Gibbons Après Lager – Ambassador Retreat

Assembling a team of stoke is not a task we took lightly. Whistler is oozing with passionate individuals following their dreams and leaving a trail of inspiration along the way. Fuelled by a go-getter attitude at Gibbons, we wanted to find like minded movers and shakers in our Whistler world for our Après Lager team. We proudly...

POSTED BY · Sasha Powell
How to Do Australia Day in Whistler

How to Do Australia Day in Whistler

It's that time of year again where you'll hear chants of "Aussie, Aussie, Aussie!" echoing down the Village Stroll. Australia Day falls on Monday this year, but our predictions are that the mayhem will likely start on the Sunday - given the time difference it's definitely a 2-day party. Here's a guide to having an epic Aussie Day in Whistler...

POSTED BY · Eric De Paoli
The Best Whistler MLK Weekend Parties

The Best Whistler MLK Weekend Parties

Starting this Thursday (Jan 15) Whistler will start to see an invasion from the south as US college goers descend on our mountain resort. It's time to ski hard, apres hard, and party hard! Here's what's happening around Whistler and some fun survival tips to get you through...

POSTED BY · Sasha Powell
Whistler New Year’s Eve 2017

Whistler New Year’s Eve 2017

For a place renowned for its parties, you can just imagine what the parties will be like for Whistler New Year's Eve 2017, the biggest party night of the year. Whistler has a time-honoured tradition of ringing in the New Year in style and welcoming in 2018 will be no exception. The celebrations are already shaping up for the night,...

POSTED BY · Sasha Powell
Discovering Local Whistler Artists

Discovering Local Whistler Artists

Not surprising in the least, Whistler is the home to several multi-talented people. The longer you are here, the more aware of this you become. Whether you have realized it or not, when it comes to the arts, the evidence of local Whistler artists is present in community galleries all around town. I recently picked up my car in...

POSTED BY · Meredith Eades
FOON SKIS BC MADE, INTERVIEW WITH JOHNNY FOON

FOON SKIS BC MADE, INTERVIEW WITH JOHNNY FOON

Not only a reflection of where we live, but made of where we live, Foon Skis offer a truly unique ski and ski making experience. We’re beyond thrilled to announce that Gibbons Whistler has partnered with skiing pioneer Johnny “Foon” Chilton in Pemberton, British Columbia. After 15 years as a pro rider, designing for big name...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper