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 www.spicysports.com 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 www.whistler.ca/recreation   Massages are also available with a reservation 604- 938-3133

 

 

Heli Tours

Blackcomb Helicopters  www.blackcombhelicopters.com 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  www.crosscountryconnection.bc.ca

 

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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:

 

 

Relax

Picnic or sunbathe at Lost Lake

 

Wall Climbing

info@greatwallclimbing.com

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

 

 

Cycling

 

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 www.spicysports.com 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  www.whistlerriver.com

Glider Flights

Pemberton Soaring Centre  www.pembertonsoaring.com at 1-800-831-2611

 

 

 

 

ATV Tours

Outdoor Adventures www.adventureswhistler.com at 604-932-0647 or

Canadian All=Terrain www.canadiansnowmobile.com at 604-932-1616

 

 

Bungee Jumping

Year Round: www.whistlerbungee.com at 1-877-938-9333

 

 

Fly Fishing

Year Round: www.whistlerflyfishing.com at 604-932-7221

Valley Fishing guides: 604-935-FISH www.valleyfishing.com

 

 

Zipline Tours

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

 

 

Paintball

Year Round: www.whistlerpaintball.com at 604-932-3524

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