Scenic Stand Up Paddle Boarding

Scenic Stand Up Paddle Boarding

The views, the tranquillity, the opportunity to unwind and explore a whole new frontier are just a few of the reasons why we dig stand up paddle boarding. This activity can be a sweaty, strenuous workout, a zen yoga session, a mode of transportation, a social outing or just about anything else you make of it. We can’t help but gush...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Guide to Great Canadian Beer Festivals

Guide to Great Canadian Beer Festivals

For craft beer enthusiasts residing north of the 49th Parallel, there's nothing quite like walking through the gates of one of this country's Great Canadian Beer Festivals. Dozens of breweries, hundreds of beers and thousands of people all celebrating craft beer culture. There's often more than beer going on at these festivals, too.

POSTED BY · Vince Shuley
Cheers! Celebrate the End of Summer with Kid-Free Fun at the WVBF

Cheers! Celebrate the End of Summer with Kid-Free Fun at the WVBF

School’s back in session: Adults raise your glasses. It’s time to turn the page on another awesome summer full of family fun. For someone who values that time as much as I do, this past summer was a wonderful few months to see my kids explore and expand their minds outside of the classroom. I feel so lucky that I’m able to...

POSTED BY · Joey Gibbons
Whistler Heli Biking & Boarding (on the Same Day!)

Whistler Heli Biking & Boarding (on the Same Day!)

How do you even begin to describe the best day ever? With a video of course. Once again the Beacon Media Group absolutely blew us away with how they were able to capture all aspects of an epic Whistler heli biking and boarding day in the alpine. (If you haven't seen them already, check out The Return of Summer,  Adventure is...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Everything You Need to Know about the Whistler BMX Track

Everything You Need to Know about the Whistler BMX Track

It’s official, the Whistler BMX track is open! In a town heavily populated with bike junkies, it only makes sense for Whistler to welcome a BMX course. From toddlers to grandparents, BMX has a place in many of our community members' hearts and we couldn’t be more thrilled to welcome the new track for all to enjoy! Whether BMX is...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Go Chasing Waterfalls

Go Chasing Waterfalls

We couldn’t resist – we know it’s over done, but damn TLC your lyrics are catchy. We dropped the “don’t” because the Sea to Sky corridor is filled with breath-taking waterfalls that you absolutely should chase. We’ve got you covered with an insider's guide to not only Whistler waterfalls, but a whole corridor of local...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Surviving the Whistler Village Beer Festival

Surviving the Whistler Village Beer Festival

In just a few short weeks, the Whistler Village Beer Festival returns to Olympic Plaza with 60 breweries and more than 120 craft beers. It's easy to get lost in the sea of suds at the Main Event (September 17-18), to maximize your time on the grounds we present these tips to surviving the Whistler Village Beer Festival. Just like...

POSTED BY · Vince Shuley
Crankworx Whistler 2016 Decoded

Crankworx Whistler 2016 Decoded

Crankworx Whistler. For mountain bikers, the very name conjures up images of gravity-fueled, fat-tire heroes defying logic and laws of nature, all in the name of Crankworx glory. For the less initiated, Crankworx might mean a busy Whistler village, and many strange full face-helmeted, kneepad-wearing bikers zooming about. Crankworx...

POSTED BY · Joe Schwartz
Ironman Whistler Course Review

Ironman Whistler Course Review

The hustle and bustle have begun. The tents have taken over the Whistler Olympic Plaza and the highways are lined with flashing signs for road closures, all for one event. The Ironman. For most, a full year of training boils down to one day, the day of the Ironman. Rain or shine, some of the physically toughest and mentally...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Whistler Alpine Activities, Helicopters and Beach Parties

Whistler Alpine Activities, Helicopters and Beach Parties

We’ve been at it again, guilty as charged. The Gibbons Whistler crew has been out having one hell of a time playing in our backyard. As per usual, we explored and played in a whole new way because, well, why not? No need to be jealous, see our episode two blog post for inspiration on how to create your own Whistler adventure. Let...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper