Whistler is one of Canada’s most popular and beautiful resort destinations, drawing millions of visitors every year. It has consistently been voted among the top destinations in North America by major ski magazines.
Located about a two-hours drive north of Vancouver, the scenic mountain town is famous for its superb alpine skiing, mountain-biking and fun year-round outdoor recreational activities at Whistler-Blackcomb.
Whistler is the Host Mountain Resort of the Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics (February 12-28) and Paralympic Games (March 12-21). Whistler will host most of the alpine, nordic and sliding events. Note: Big air ski and all snowboarding events will be hosted at Cypress Mountain near Vancouver.
Fun Winter recreational activities in Whistler include: skiing, cross-country skiing, snowboarding, snowmobiling, tubing, horse-drawn sleigh rides, snowshoeing, dog-sledding – and for the truly adventurous thrill-seekers… heli-skiing.
Whistler Sightseeing, Adventure Tours and Fun Outdoor Activities