Whistler Family Activities
No matter the season, there are Whistler family activities for families of all ages. From enjoying a day at the lake to a day on the slopes, you’re only limited by your imagination.
Looking for a way to see spectacular scenery combined with a little adventure? An ATV Tour may be just the answer, rip up the side of Whistler Blackcomb mountains, check out old logging roads or explore our vast backcountry. Our experienced guides promise to take you on an adventure.
Beaches & Lakes
Whistler’s beaches are found along-side some of the most beautiful clear mountain lakes and come complete with stunning mountain views for a backdrop. Many are perfect for taking a refreshing dip in during the hot summer months, don’t forget your suit!
Miles and miles of incredible trails. Whistler is home to a plethora of hikes, trails , walks and climbs that will take you into some of the most pristine wilderness around. Explore Whistler and Blackcomb mountains in the summer and see this traditional winter resort in all it’s glory, the PEAK 2 PEAK will take you back and forth between the two all day long. There is much more than Whistler Blackcomb mountains to explore though, let one of our local guides show you some of the less known hikes with equally spectacular scenery.
Experience what “all-terrain vehicle” really means. You will climb mountains, tackle rugged terrain and take in the spectacular views of Whistler’s backcountry all at the same time. Great fun for the whole family!
Whistler is a riders paradise, with arguably some of the best terrain, there is ride for everyone from beginner to advanced. Not only do we have great rides, but the entire resort is bike friendly, you will find secure storage areas and well-stocked rental shops throughout the resort.
The record-breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is an engineering marvel that links together Blackcomb and Whistler Mountains at their peaks. Boasting the longest unsupported lift span in the world at 3.024 kilometres (1.88 miles), it’s also the highest lift of its kind at 435 metres/1,427 feet.
Access to the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is included in the purchase of a Whistler Blackcomb winter or summer lift pass.
Take advantage of the spring runoff with a river rafting excursion. Guided by certified rafting experts, you’ll be navigating through rushing rapids one minute and then taking in the beautiful sights along the river bank the next. Pick the tour you are comfortable with, there’s something for everyone.
Skiing & Snowboarding
Whistler Blackcomb boasts over 8100 acres of terrain, including 12 alpine bowls, 3 glaciers, 200 marked trails and one vertical mile. Oh and did we mention the variety our terrain offers? Glades, chutes, terrain parks and half pipes, tree forts and adventure parks for the kids. That pretty much says it all.
Experience the majestic side of Whistler with a gently gliding sleigh ride through beautiful wooded trails. Hot cocoa and cozy blankets will keep you warm on your giant Percheron Horse led tour. Make an evening of it with a dinner package that includes a gourmet fondue dinner after your ride
A fun and unique way to explore Whistler’s wilderness. A great activity for the whole family, knowledgeable local guides will take you on an adventure through snowcapped trees and into a winter wonderland. Choose from fresh track morning tours, daytime or evening adventures with a backcountry dinner.
Leave the ski’s behind and try out a different way to explore! Strap on a pair of snowshoes and take a guided tour of Green Lake, Lost Lake or Whistler Mountain, get some exercise and learn about Whistler’s eco-system at the same time. Tours available from beginner to advanced. Do an evening tour and warm up with a gourmet three-course fondue dinner at The Den at Nicklaus North.
Soar through Whistler’s majestic old growth forests and experience the thrill of stunning creeks flowing rapidly below. Whether you are with family, a group of friends, or that special loved one, ziplining is guaranteed to be a fun and exhilarating experience for everyone!