What’s New in Whistler

There is always something on the go in town. Learn more about what's new and exciting in the resort.

Summer 2017 Parking & Transit Changes

Free Summer Transit on Weekends July 1 - September 4

This summer, leave the car at home and ride for free on Saturday, Sunday and holiday Mondays with Whistler Transit. Ride for free from 5 AM Saturday until the last bus on Sunday (or holiday Monday). Buses will run every 15 minutes from 7 AM to 8 PM on Saturdays and Sundays.

Learn more about The Free Summer Transit Program from the Resort Municipality of Whistler and Whistler Blackcomb.

Parking Changes effective July 1

A number of changes to parking will come into effect July 1, including the introduction of paid parking in Lots 4 and 5, changes to parking rates, new RV and coach parking areas and more.

Parking in Whistler on the Resort Municipality of Whistler website.

Whistler Bike Valet - New for Summer 2017

Dates: Every Sunday Market from July 1, 2017
Time: 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Description: Ride your bike to the Whistler Farmers' Market in the Upper Village and check your bike for free with the bike valet staff - no need to bring a lock or find a free bike rack. Storage capacity is 60 bikes.

Learn more about the Whistler Bike Valet.

Gateway Loop Improvement Project

During summer of 2017 major improvements are being made to The Gateway Loop, the main transportation hub for Whistler's taxis and private bus services located on Village Gate Boulevard. Visitors might notice construction in the area during the summer.

Read more about the Gateway Loop Improvement Project on the Resort Municipality of Whistler website.

Whistler Blackcomb and the Epic Pass

The acquisition of Whistler Blackcomb by Vail Resorts Inc. is good news for skiers and snowboarders around the world

Epic Pass holders receive unlimited, unrestricted access to the slopes at Whistler Blackcomb, as well as these additional resorts: Vail, Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone, Park City, Heavenly, Northstar, Kirkwood, Wilmot, Afton Alps, Mt. Brighton, Perisher (2018 ski season, Australia) and Arapahoe Basin.

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SKI Magazine readers rank Whistler Blackcomb #1 in North America for 2017

September 22, 2016: Whistler is on top of the world with today's announcement that the resort has received the number one spot in the annual SKI Magazine readers’ survey for the third year in a row.

The annual survey of more than 20,000 magazine readers reviews the top 50 resorts in North America, examining nearly every aspect of the mountains. Those readers of SKI Magazine have ranked Whistler as the number one overall ski destination in North America for the third time in four years.

A huge thank-you is due to everyone who put Whistler first, it's a great honour. We hope to see you here this winter!

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Book Really Early and Save on 2017.18 Winter Lodging

Book Early and Save on Winter 17.18
Save up to 40% on Stay & Ski Packages

Save up to 40% when you book your 17.18 winter vacation by August 31, 2017.