BC Day Long Weekend in Whistler

July 31 – August 2, 2021

Celebrate the natural beauty of this province in the Coast Mountains, one of the most stunning places in British Columbia. Visit Whistler over the long weekend and enjoy entertainment in the Village, plus a huge range of summer activities so you can experience the incredible landscape for yourself.

Canadian Summer Hiking

Access the Alpine

Wildflowers, wildlife, glaciers and lakes hidden high above the treeline - you can find all these and more when you go hiking in the alpine (you can even catch a gondola up to the trails). And there’s more to explore in the valley from lakes to the Valley Trail to golf courses – be sure you plan enough time here to do it all!

Know Before You Go: Sightseeing and Biking on Whistler Blackcomb

Insider's Guide to Alpine Hiking with Kids

More Summer Activities

First Nations Whistler

History, Heritage, Culture

To really appreciate a place, see it through the eyes of the local people. Get a First Nations perspective at the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre, walk through Whistler's history at the Museum and see Whistler's latest cultural hotspot, the iconic Audain Art Museum.

Arts and Culture in Whistler

Free Transit and Bike Valet on Weekends

Whistler Farmers' Market

The Farm to Fork Movement

The Whistler Farmers' Market closes the distance between farm and fork with fresh, flavourful and local produce. The open-air market also has food and drink vendors and artisan goods, so bring the family to the Upper Village and make a day of it. Ride your bike and use the free bike valet available on weekends throughout the summer.

Whistler Farmers' Market

Release Your Inner Locavore

Whistler Village Summer

Stroll the Village

No plans needed in this hub of activity. Go shopping, grab a coffee, and people watch from a patio. Decide which award-winning restaurant you want to try and don't forget to make a reservation. Need more space? Do take-out and picnic in the park.

Explore Whistler Village

Know Before You Go: Dining in Whistler

PEAK 2 PEAk Gondola

Experience the Real Canada

Canada is famous for its mountain landscapes and outdoor lifestyle, which explains why Canadians are such a happy bunch. Our picks for a truly Canadian experience? Take the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola to see the mountains, go for a hike to immerse yourself in the forest then BBQ by a lake for dinner.

Doors Open Directory of Activities

Book Whistler Vacation

How to Book your BC Holiday

Book your entire summer vacation with Whistler.com. We've got everything you need for your getaway in British Columbia from transportation, accommodation, activities and more. Our Whistler-based travel consultants can also be reached at 1.800.944.7853 for booking assistance, more ideas and local travel advice.

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Couple bungee jumping over the Cheakamus River in Whistler BC

Locals Reveal Their Whistler
Summer Bucket Lists

Get some Whistler adventure ideas from the Insider team as they tell us what's on their Whistler bucket lists for the summer.

PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola at Whistler Blackcomb

Must Do List:
Whistler's Iconic Attractions and Sights

Here it is - the complete summer experience, the definitive list of what to see and do to get the flavour of the Coast Mountains.

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