Whistler, BC

The nation's sustainability leaders: 'Canada's Greenest Employers' for 2018 are announced

TORONTO, April 19, 2018 /CNW/ - If you thought that changing an organization so that its operations are sustainable might be dreary, thankless work, you would be wrong. A new breed of employers, in both the private and public sectors, are creating remarkable workplaces that minimize the …

Canada

Beyond Whistler and Blackcomb, volunteers are building huts where the hardiest skiers can stay

Most who hear the call of the mountains head to Whistler and Blackcomb, skiing and snowboarding in terrain like Harmony Ridge, Symphony Bowl and …

Skiing

Canada’s first pod hotel to open this summer in Whistler

Neither a hotel nor a hostel, Whistler’s Pangea is Canada’s first pod hotel that is planning a soft launch in July with a full opening by the end of …

Hospitality

Team USA on Top at Whistler Cup

The United States sent six top Western Region U16 and 12 U14 athletes to this year’s Whistler Cup April 12-15, 2018, where first-year U16 athlete …

Skiing

Entry Form | Tourism Whistler Golf Getaway Contest | Games | theScore.com

Enter now for a chance to win a golf trip for two to Whistler.<p>Registration Information

Tourism

It’s a Spring Thing: 5 Reasons to Visit Whistler in the Shoulder Season

Sponsored by Tourism Whistler<p>Whether you’re an outdoor enthusiast, an adventurous foodie or a relaxation maven, springtime in Whistler has something …

Travel (Canada)

ALPINE HIKING GUIDE: TRAILS ON WHISTLER AND BLACKCOMB MOUNTAINS

The Coast Mountain alpine landscape is right up there for some of the best scenery on the planet. The sheer size of the mountains and the glaciers, …

Hiking

Whistler wants ICBC to help collect your unpaid parking fines

There's nothing fun about renewing a driver's licence.<p>And If the long line-ups and awkward photos aren't enough, if one B.C. town has its way, the …

British Columbia

DC TRANSITORS in Whitler: Mega Gallery With Devun Walsh, Iikka Backstrom, Torstein Horgmo, Sebbe De Buck, and Anto Chamberland

The <b>DC TRANSITORS series</b> has made its way back over to North America. Following the DC crew as they travel from Vancouver to Whistler in their latest …

Extreme Sports

Your Evening Briefing

<i>Want to receive this post in your inbox every afternoon?</i> <i>Sign up here</i><i>.</i><p>A suspected chemical attack in Syria was followed by threats of U.S. retaliation …

Business

MULTIPLICITY 2018: Johnny Thrash, A Ski Bum’s Life of No Regrets - Mountain Life

Johnny Thrash is a Coast Mountain legend. As a ski bum, climber, punk rocker, perennial nudist, writer and media personality, Thrash has a knack for …

Skiing

New Springtime Menus Debut at Whistler’s Araxi and Il Caminetto

<i>Photo by Page and Paper</i>The GOODS from Araxi & Il Caminetto<b>Whistler, BC</b> | Take in the spring ski season with a little R&R at Whistler Blackcomb and be …

Food (Canada)

in Whistler, British Columbia, Canada - photo by Pez01

Photo Size:<p>Fill Window<p>Camera<p>Lens<p>EF50mm f/1.2L USM<p>Shutter Speed<p>1/200<p>Aperture<p>1.2<p>Focal Length<p>50.0 mm<p>ISO Speed<p>100<p>Date<p>2018:03:08<p>Time<p>15:44:41

British Columbia

Is Vail Resorts Killing Whistler’s Spirit?

The takeover of Canada’s most iconic ski resort by an American corporation was never going to go smoothly. But Vail Resorts Inc.’s $1 billion …

Business

The highs and lows of Whistler's skis season

Canadians are reportedly unhappy about the way Vail Resorts (MTN +0.8%) is operating the Whistler ski property it acquired last year for $1B, even …

Business

Black bear that swatted woman’s leg near Whistler killed by conservation officers

Conservation officers have killed a black bear that was slated for destruction after injuring a woman earlier this month.<p>The Whistler RCMP responded …

Wildlife

Network with tech CEOs at the 26th annual ACETECH Whistler Summit

BC’s best tech leadership conference, led by tech non-profit ACETECH, is happening in Whistler next week.From Wednesday, April 11 to Friday, April …

CEOs

Battle of the Blades - Skier vs Snowboarder - Returns for 2018 in Whistler - Mountain Life

After a long hiatus, the spring classic—Battle of the Blades – Skier vs Snowboarder—returns in 2018.<p>Join Mountain Life and Prior Manufacturing to …

Snowboarding

How To Tweak Your Grabs

Style points, that’s what it’s all about in freestyle skiing! There's no better way to have awesome style than by grabbing your skis and pulling them …

Sea to Sky Corridor

Whistler Announces Dates for their Biggest Bike Sale

PRESS RELEASE: Whistler Mountain Bike Park<p>Call it Deals on Wheels, the spring Turkey Sale, whatever you would like. All you need to know is …

Mountain Biking

5 Cabana-Cool Pieces to Inspire Fun in the Sun

This spring, balmy weather and high seas beckon with a fresh crop of luxe vacation-ready pieces.<p>April 4, 2018<p>By Amanda Ross / Photo: Michael Mims, …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Aura Announces Sip and Savour Winemaker Dinner Series Dates for 2018

The GOODS from Nita Lake Lodge<b>Whistler, BC</b> | Aura Restaurant at Nita Lake Lodge is proud to announce its highly anticipated Sip and Savour Winemaker …

Lifestyle (Canada)

The Perfect Adventure-filled Vacation in British Columbia

Let’s be honest: Canada is on a bit of a hot streak right now. The country has an energetic new Prime Minster in Justin Trudeau, and it’s leading the …

Hiking

Beloved Heli Ski Guide Killed in Avalanche Near Whistler

Photo: Johnny Chilton, Mountain Life Media<p><b>The mountains are unforgiving beasts.</b> And they do not discriminate. Lisa Korthals, a beloved heli guide in …

British Columbia

Skier dead despite being pulled out of avalanche near Pemberton, B.C.

Police say a skier has died after getting caught in an avalanche near Pemberton, B.C.

Skiing

Skier dies after being caught in avalanche in Pemberton back country

Charlie SmithThe Sea to Sky RCMP zone commander has reported an avalanche-related fatality on the south coast of B.C.A skier was trapped in the area …

Real Estate

Whistler Blackcomb heli-skiing guide dies after avalanche

A 49-year-old Whistler Blackcomb heli-skiing guide has died after an avalanche on Wednesday.<p>RCMP said the woman was buried in the slide in the South …

Skiing

3 Mountain Bike Destinations to Put On Your Bucket List

Climate and geography are just two factors that play a role in finding that next bucket-list ride. Whether you are seeking a muscle-burning climb, an …

Travel

Whistler Blackcomb ski guide dies in avalanche

A 49-year-old Pemberton woman and Whistler Blackcomb ski guide died Wednesday after she was buried by an avalanche while leading a ski tour.The woman …

Skiing

Whistler Blackcomb ski guide dies in avalanche while guiding group

A Whistler Blackcomb ski guide died Wednesday after being buried in an avalanche.<p>Whistler Blackcomb confirms the 49-year-old woman from Pemberton was …

Sea to Sky Corridor