KUPS: Character of Whistler

A humble soul, Kris Kupskay – or “Kups” as most know him – is constantly surprised when people want to purchase his work despite nearing a decade of doing exactly that. Infused with wit and oozing with grace, any interaction…

WSSF 2019: The Party Planner

The World Ski and Snowboard Festival is back for another year and we’re getting ready for a week of epicness to unfold. From ski and snowboard competitions on the snow slopes of Whistler Blackcomb to arts in the village and…

JOHNNY FOON: Character of Whistler

Johnny “Foon” Chilton, a man’s name that is interchangeable with the concept of being connected to where you live and how you play. Johnny Chilton is the man behind the local Pemberton based company Foon Skis, but he’s so much…

CHARACTERS OF WHISTLER

Whistler, it’s a town with a heartbeat. A place where the people and the landscape become one. The mountains are reborn with the seasons, each offering a unique method to explore and appreciate them. Shaped by ancient glaciers and the…

Women of Whistler, the Balance for Better

March 8th is International Women’s day – a day of global celebration for social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. This years campaign theme is #balanceforbetter and when it comes to women worth celebrating, we don’t have to look…

Preventative Ski Conditioning Exercises

The snow has been falling in record amounts in Whistler this season and we’re all chomping at the bit to get out there. Maybe you’re here for a week-long ski vacation, you’re here for the season or Whistler is your…

Guys celebrating 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…

A Wedding in Whistler: Nita Lake Lodge.

A Wedding In Whistler: Tips From A Pro Photographer

Love echoes through the valleys and up into the mountaintops here in our stunning mountain town. A wedding in Whistler is truly one of the most beautiful and romantic ways to celebrate your love. Inspired by the gorgeous photos that capture…

WINTER HOLIDAYS IN WHISTLER

Imagine your favorite holiday season in your favorite winter destination with your favorite people. It looks pretty good, right? Whistler undoubtedly lives up to the picturesque winter wonderland expectations year after year. The snow, the lights, the singing, and the…

The Essential Backcountry Ski Touring Gear List

Now that winter has truly set in, it’s time to head out and hit the backcountry. Here, we provide an in-depth look at ski touring gear, and review some of the must-have items that you need to carry next time you take to the powder.

Ski Gear Essentials Guide

Without a doubt, backcountry and lift-served skiing or snowboarding is gear intensive. The goal of this ski gear essentials guide is to give you some direction when shopping for new gear and to help you make a purchase that will…

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…