Winter Recreational Ideas


Ride a Snowmobile

Tours are available into early summer



Going Skiing or Boarding 

This is available on Horstman Glacier (Blackcomb Mountain) from June through early August  (Rentals available near Woodrun at Spicy Whistler at 604-938-1111



Keep fit

(All year round)

The Meadow Park Sports Center is north of the Village in an area called Alpine Meadows.  It has a very nice pool, hot tub, weight room, squash courts and ice rink which is open for public skating. 604-935-PLAY or   Massages are also available with a reservation 604- 938-3133



Heli Tours

Blackcomb Helicopters at 1-800-330-4354



Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides

Pickup at the Chateau Whistler and other Village Locations



Cross Country Skiing

Cross Country Connectin 604-905-0071


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SUMMER Recreational Ideas

Go Hiking or walking

Mountain hiking maps should be available at the front desk.  The trails around Lost Lake can also make for a pleasurable afternoon walk.



Skin your knees


Roller blading around the Valley trail

Shoot some Golf


3 courses in Whistler:

  • Arnold Palmer’s Whistler Valley Course,
  • Nicklaus North 1-800-386-9898
  • Championship Chateau Whistler course. 

There are also 2 in Pemberton :

  •  Big Sky and
  • Pemberton Valley

On your way to Whistler there are several as well:




Picnic or sunbathe at Lost Lake


Wall Climbing

  • Outdoor climbing wall at base of Blackcomb in summer
  • Indoor Climbing Centre –4340 Sundial Crescent





Try the valley try for a calm ride and buy  a mountain trail map for ideas on really grueling mountain bike trails; Whistler is one of the most highly rated places in the world for mountain biking – I know! Rentals available near Woodrun at Spicy Whistler at 604-938-1111



Go Sightseeing

Take a 20 minute car trip north of Whistler to Nairn Falls Provincial


Park and take a 20 minute walk up to the falls.  Have lunch there.



Cool off in the Water

Go kayaking or canoeing down the River of Golden Dreams from Alta Lake to Green Lake.  Rentals are available on Alta Lake.

Enjoy the Wind in your Hair

Go windsurfing or sailing in a Laser.  Rentals are available on Alta Lake.



Whitewater Rafting

Wedge Rafting 604-938-717

Whistler River Adventures 604-932-3532

Glider Flights

Pemberton Soaring Centre at 1-800-831-2611





ATV Tours

Outdoor Adventures at 604-932-0647 or

Canadian All=Terrain at 604-932-1616



Bungee Jumping

Year Round: at 1-877-938-9333



Fly Fishing

Year Round: at 604-932-7221

Valley Fishing guides: 604-935-FISH



Zipline Tours

Year Round: Ziptrek Eco Tours (Check this out!!) at 604-932-0001




Year Round: at 604-932-3524

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