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Crankworx Whistler 2017: Guide for Newbies

Dirt-cloaked folk peruse Whistler Village with bikes rolling smoothly by their side all summer long. From August 11 to 20 this crowd dominates the corridor as Crankworx Whistler 2017 takes hold of our town. Unified by the thrill of cruising steep adrenaline pumping lines, these bikers are here for 10 days of bike-fueled festivities...

Crankworx Whistler 2017: Guide for Newbies
POSTED BY · Abby Cooper

Vacation for Dogs: Whistler Edition

This a first-dog account of a Whistler vacation for dogs. Hey bestfriend! Yeah bestfriend! It's time to get up! He always does this. He smiles, pets my head, says something I don't understand then rolls over to sleep a little longer. But not today, we're on vacation. A vacation for dogs! Bestfriend groans after I nudge him again and...

Vacation for Dogs: Whistler Edition
POSTED BY · Vince Shuley

The Ultimate Whistler Festivals Guide

There are plenty of reasons to visit Whistler; the mountain landscapes, pristine lakes and all sorts of adrenaline-fuelled activities. But there's also a thriving arts and culture scene, an ever-growing exhibition of food, wine, and beer, family-specific gatherings and a selection of special interest events. Variety is what this...

The Ultimate Whistler Festivals Guide
POSTED BY · Vince Shuley

How to do Canada Day in Whistler

On July 1st 150 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...

How to do Canada Day in Whistler
POSTED BY · Meredith Eades

Whistler Spring Activities Guide

Down in the valley white snow melts into green grass and the sun paints leaves back onto the branches of the trees lining our favorite trails. While simultaneously, a mere 1500m uphill, winter still holds onto the rocks and glaciers of the rugged Coast Mountains. As the strong sun draws out the days, so are we drawn out from inside...

Whistler Spring Activities Guide
POSTED BY · Conor Halliwell

Gibbons Style Session 2017

The stoke meter has been high all week long in Whistler with the World Ski and Snowboard Festival (WSSF) in full swing. Every night has drawn goggle tanned adorned skiers and snowboarders indoors to events and onto the patios in the afternoon for après. There hasn’t been a lull of excitement all week and Saturday night was no...

Gibbons Style Session 2017
POSTED BY · Abby Cooper

World Ski and Snowboard Festival 2017

It’s almost time for the World Ski and Snowboard Festival 2017, and we’re stoked. Whistler is about to go off, like really go off. Whether you're a WSSF first timer or veteran, here’s what you need to know about WSSF 2017.

World Ski and Snowboard Festival 2017
POSTED BY · Abby Cooper

The Complete Guide to Okanagan Breweries

There are few places in Canada as beautiful as the Okanagan Valley. Pristine lakes, rolling hills and reliable sunny weather all help make it a popular destination for visitors both regional and international. For decades the region has had a larger-than-life reputation for its wineries, but the Okanagan breweries have also been...

The Complete Guide to Okanagan Breweries
POSTED BY · Vince Shuley

The Best Lager Cocktails in Whistler

It’s been an epic day of fresh lines and face shots - and now it’s time to ski out where you can give your legs a rest and, re-hydrate, shall we say? It’s no secret that Whistler knows how to party, and that Gibbons is proud to announce its own Après Lager has stepped onto the scene to help you embrace the true magic of...

The Best Lager Cocktails in Whistler
POSTED BY · Aaron Peart

Whistler’s Best Après Ski

"Last chair, Mate" you hear your liftie say, as the chairlift swiftly picks you up and carries you to the top for one last chance to rip up the mountain after an already epic day of skiing. Your legs are tired but you have had such a great time, the idea of bringing your epic day of shredding the gnar to an end is disheartening. As...

Whistler’s Best Après Ski
POSTED BY · Meredith Eades