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Slow Cycles and Cruiser Adventures

TAG: Amped-Up Adventure, Cultural Fix, Family Time, Festivals & Events, Freebies & Fun, Must Dos Posted by: Dee Raffo

Whistler might have achieved renown as a Mecca of gravity-fuelled mountain biking with the Whistler Mountain Bike Park and the resort's sizable trail network, but it’s not all full-face helmets and gladiator-style body armor around here. From Canada Day to Slow Food Cycle Sunday, bike season cranks up into full gear. Here, we’ve rounded up a host of free summer Slow Cycles and Cruiser Adventures so that huck or cruise, whichever way you roll, the power of the pedal is with you.

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10 Reasons Your Dog Wants to Come to Whistler this Summer

TAG: Amped-Up Adventure, Cultural Fix, Family Time, Freebies & Fun, Must Dos Posted by: ADmin

Ever wondered what your dog is dreaming about when he's twitching happily in his sleep? How about Whistler trail runs, belly-soaks, off-leash beaches, home-made organic treats, black tie dinners, pet-sitters and concierges who remember his name. This week's Insider gives a two-paws-up to Whistler as a dog-friendly getaway catering to the R&R needs of blended (canine human) families.

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The Run-Around - Whistler's best running routes

TAG: Amped-Up Adventure, Festivals & Events, Freebies & Fun Posted by: ADmin

Gruelling but spectacular: that was the racers' verdict on Whistler's inaugural Half Marathon. We wouldn't offer you the Run-Around if the rewards weren't rich. Take a tour of Whistler's best running routes with Rohan Hare, a newly converted half-marathoner, and discover the best way to stretch your legs in Whistler, with a jog or sprint along the trails.

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Free Golf for Generation Z

TAG: Amped-Up Adventure, Family Time, Freebies & Fun Posted by: Alan Kristmanson

Attention Generation Z! When you're in Whistler, you golf for free. Whistler golf pro, Alan Kristmanson, admits that getting his pre-teen girls onto the greens isn't an entirely selfless game. He reveals free or near-free ways to get your golf fix on when you're in Whistler with the family.

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