Archive for the category "Whistler"

7 Local Waterfall Hikes Around Vancouver

August 21st, 2015 @ 2:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Vancouverites love a good hike, whether it’s the Grouse Grind after work, Quarry Rock with friends on a sunny Friday afternoon, or a weekend trek up St Mark’s Summit. The views are often reward enough but there are some awe-inspiring waterfalls tucked away in the forests of our local hills that will also satisfy any […]

5 Ways to Make the Best of a Girls Getaway in Whistler

August 19th, 2015 @ 10:14am by Rebecca Bollwitt

Here in Sea to Sky country, where we can literally climb a mountain and kayak in the same day, having a getaway resort that supports adventurous activities (and the relaxing spa and cocktail time that follows) is what makes Nita Lake Lodge in Whistler such a fun destination. I recently booked an action-packed 2 day […]

GO Fest Whistler Great Outdoors Festival

May 6th, 2015 @ 3:14pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Presented by: GO Fest is Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival, taking place Victoria Day Long Weekend it’s packed with four full day of events and activities that celebrate outdoor recreation. Launched last year, this multi-faceted festival offers a chance to stroll through the hustle and bustle of an action-packed Whistler weekend or join in the fun […]

Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Card

October 28th, 2014 @ 1:44pm by Rebecca Bollwitt

Presented by: Photo courtesy of Whistler Blackcomb Whistler Blackcomb, recently awarded the title of #1 Best Overall Ski Resort in North America by SKI Magazine, is preparing for another amazing season on its 8,171 skiable acres by offering up the 2014/2015 EDGE Card to Canadian and Washington State residents. Whistler Blackcomb EDGE Card We’re so […]

Late Summer at Whistler Blackcomb

August 13th, 2014 @ 8:44am by Rebecca Bollwitt

We’ve been navigating the scenic curves of the Sea to Sky Highway more often this summer, and with good reason. Events, adventures, and introducing everything from Howe Sound and the Squamish Spit to Dusty’s BBQ the Tantalus Lookout to visiting family from the Midwest. While you may think of Whistler Blackcomb as a winter playground, […]

Araxi Longtable Series Summer 2014

June 13th, 2014 @ 11:24am by Rebecca Bollwitt

A table set for over a hundred, a snow-capped mountain in the background, and the bounty of a valley farm served up by one of the best restaurants in the province — that was our Araxi Longtable experience at North Arm Farm in Pemberton a few summers ago. This year, Whistler-based Araxi Restaurant and Executive […]