Vallea Lumina Whistler

  • Discover Whistler’s newest attraction - Vallea Lumina, a multimedia night walk in pursuit of hidden wonders
  • Ignite your senses with an immersive light show set in the forested surrounds of Cougar Mountain
  • An unforgettable evening adventure perfect for all ages, groups and families

Winter Vallea Lumina

Ticket Pricing

  • Adults (13+ Years): $44.99
  • Youth (6 - 12 Years): $34.99
  • Children (5 and under): $9.99

Dates of Operation

Vallea Lumina runs from mid-November to late May during the winter.

Shows start every 30 minutes with start times varying throughout the season based on sunset hours.

Summer Vallea Lumina

Ticket Pricing

  • Adults (13+ Years): $50
  • Youth (6 - 12 Years): $45
  • Children (5 and under): Free

Dates of Operation

Vallea Lumina runs from June to October during the summer.

Shows start every 20 minutes with start times varying throughout the season based on sunset hours.

Vallea Lumina tickets can only be booked online 2+ days in advance. To book Vallea Tickets within 2 days, please call 1.800.944.7853

Vallea Lumina Information and Frequently Asked Questions

What should I wear to Vallea Lumina?

Wear comfortable clothing, closed-toe shoes and bring extra clothing layers as temperatures can drop in the evening. During summer insect repellent is also recommended. Warm clothing and insulated footwear with sole tread appropriate for snow is recommended during winter.

What do I do with my ticket?

Please have your ticket ready on your smart device or printed to present at the venue.

Can I bring my camera to the show?

Yes! Bring a camera to document your journey however flash photography is prohibited.

Would this experience be suggested for young children, elderly people or for people with reduced mobility?

Summer - The entire experience takes place outside within a trail network which is partially leveled but not asphalted. These paths are not recommended for people with reduced mobility since they consist of several steep staircases, that are both up and down. Using a baby carrier is recommended although strollers are not recommended including the off-road/sports models.

Winter - The trail is mostly flat with one staircase, however trail conditions will vary depending on the weather so snow and ice may be possible.

How long does it take to walk through Vallea Lumina?

Vallea Lumina is a 1.5 km trail through an old-growth forest. It takes approximately 50 - 80 minutes to walk through the show.

Are restrooms available at the entrance or during the journey?

Restrooms are available at the venue before you begin the experience as well as after you complete it.

Is it possible to eat on site?

The Cougar Cafe, an on-site snack bar, will allow you to discover several local product flavours and is located at the entrance area.

How do I get to the Vallea Lumina venue?

Follow Google Maps or Waze to Cougar Mountain Road, Whistler B.C., a short 10 minute drive from Whistler Village. After turning off the highway, a short uphill drive through the forest will take you to the Cougar Mountain Base.

A shuttle option is also available in limited quantities. Please contact at 1.800.944.7853 or through Live Chat for more information.

Is a shuttle available to get to Vallea Lumina?

There is the option to add a shuttle onto your booking at check-out. Your shuttle will depart from Whistler Village at the Gateway Bus Loop, next to the taxi loop and Visitor Centre. Please arrive 15 minutes before your shuttle departure time. Return transportation to the village after the show is included with this option.

Is there parking available at the venue?

Yes - parking is available at Cougar Mountain Base.

What happens in case of bad weather?

The show will run rain or shine. Be sure to dress for the weather, with warm waterproof layers.

What happens if I show up late?

You will be able to enter the site even if you are late, however you may be delayed if other showtimes are full.

Is there strobe lighting effects during the show?

Strobe lighting effects are used during this show. Guests that may suffer from epilepsy or are affected by visual light stimulation effects are advised to contact the ranger staff prior to embarking on the walk.

Is there alcohol for sale on site?

The Adventure Group has a strict zero tolerance alcohol and drug policy for all activities including Vallea Lumina.

Are pets allowed?

Pets are not permitted on site.

Do you have group rates?

To enquire about groups of 20 or more adults, please email email

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