Whistler Things to Do – Top 5 Staff Picks
You’re on vacation and not sure what to do, let us locals share our favorites with you!
Our Top 5 Staff Picks list helps you narrow down the long list of “Whistler Things to Do.”
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.
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.
Peak 2 Peak
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.
World Class Golfing
Rated Canada’s number one golf destination by Golf Digest, Whistler’s four championship designer courses provide an unparalleled mountain golf experience.
Play at Arnold Palmer’s first ever Canadian design at the Whistler Golf Club or at the base of majestic Mount Currie on Robert Cupp’s Big Sky Golf and Country Club. Experience the only golf course in the world to which Jack Nicklaus has added his name at Nicklaus North Golf Course or Robert Trent Jones Jr’s preeminent mountain design at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club.
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!