Whistler Summer Activities

Alpine Hiking, Running & Interpretive Trails

From ancient peaks with their spectacular views and plethora of alpine hiking trails to the vibrant yet sophisticated Village, Whistler Blackcomb takes summer to another level. Journey between Whistler and Blackcomb on the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola or hit the Whistler Mountain Bike Park’s 250km of lift-serviced trails. ZipTrek over a raging river or catch a glimpse of wildlife on a Bear Tour. If adventure isn’t your thing, pull up a chair on a sunny patio, take in Whistler’s non-stop lineup of festivals or stroll the Village for a little retail therapy. Whether experiencing something completely new or just relaxing, you’ll find it in Whistler.

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Whistler Blackcomb - Youth Centre

Whistler Youth Centre

The Youth Centre offers a variety of programs, services and activities to suit all interests (kids aged 13-18). Whether you're looking for a casual environment to meet up with friends, a spot to try out your latest skate board tricks, or a place to challenge your friends to a game of pool or foosball, the YC is the place for you! If gaming is more your thing, the YC is your gateway to PlayStation 3, Nintendo Wii, Xbox 360, widescreen TV, and free Internet access. For the foodies out there, the YC also has its own concession stand, and offers ice cream and free baked goods from a local eatery.

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Whistler Blackcomb - Sliding Centre

Whistler Sliding Centre

Experience the thrill of a lifetime! Public bobsleigh and skeleton programs include everything you need to slide down the 2010 Olympic track.

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Whistler Blackcomb - Whistler Tasting Tours

Whistler Tasting Tours

Discover Whistler’s best dining in one enjoyable evening. We visit 4 amazing restaurants to sample delicious food paired with fine BC wines.

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Horseback Trail Riding

This guided horseback trail ride takes you through west coast forests, along sandy river beaches, and the through grassy meadows of Mt. Currie.

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Coast Mountain Guides

Guided alpine act ivies on Blackcomb Mountain including: Blackcomb Discovery Tour, Pure Wilderness day hikes, Eco Glacier Walk - Heeding Global Warming, Glacier Hike – A new way of Hiking, Alpinism – Meet the Mountains, Rock Climbing – Intro Top Roping

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Whistler Alpine Guides Bureau

The Whistler Alpine Guides Bureau offers a variety of guided walks and hikes on Whistler Mountain, as well as rock climbing and glacier tours.

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Whistler Geocaching Adventures

Experience Whistler's wilderness and outdoors with Whistler Geocaching Adventures. Programs include: Introduction to Geocaching, Classic and Custom Geocaching Adventures, Corporate Group Packages.

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Jeep Tours

See Whistler aboard a safe and comfortable Jeep or Hummer. Travel to a glacier to play in the snow in the summer. Journey into the backcountry or enjoy a sunset tour.

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Whistler Blackcomb - Lakes and Beaches

Lakes & Beaches

A lot of summertime visitors to Whistler are pleasantly surprised by the quality of it's beaches. Lost Lake is within walking distance of the Upper Village, Rainbow Lake boasts a beach volleyball court and Wayside Park has BBQs and kayak rentals.

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Whistler Blackcomb - Salmon Bake Jeep Tour

Salmon Bake Jeep Tour

A 6,000 ft journey up Blackcomb aboard a 4x4 to a mountain top party with live music and sumptuous BBQed, maple-glazed wild BC Salmon.

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Whistler Blackcomb - Sea to Sky Climb by Train

Whistler Sea to Sky Climb

Discover the dramatic beauty of the Sea-to-Sky corridor of British Columbia from a unique perspective while relaxing in comfort and style..

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Day Tour from Vancouver

Discover the "Sea-To-Sky" corridor and ride the PEAK 2 PEAK gondola all on this amazing guided day tour

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