June 10, 2015
June 21 is the longest day of the year AND the official start of summer so The Insider drums up 10 ways to fill those extra golden daylight minutes with more Whistler awesomeness.
April 13, 2015
Moss tea? Traditional uses for spiky devil's club plants. The new Medicine Trail hike mixes rainforest serenity with traditional wisdom.
June 26, 2014
How Canadian is Whistler going to get this Canada Day? Well, you can eat poutine and drink beer while listening to an orchestra belt out the National Anthem then have a snowball fight while on a bear viewing tour. So that's pretty good, eh bud?
June 17, 2014
The official first day of summer, June 21, is also Canada's National Indigenous Peoples Day. Check out the celebrations at the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre and kick it with some original Whistler-area locals.
April 29, 2014
Is it a swampy weed or an icon of Whistler Culture? The debate has been raging (kinda) for decades so Whistler's top scientist Leslie Anthony brings us all up to speed on the Skunk Cabbage.
February 21, 2014
Life imitates art and in Whistler, life is good. Whistler's art galleries are world class and the scene grows stronger with each passing year.
September 23, 2013
The second annual Spirit Within Festival takes place September 26-29, 2013 at Whistler's Squamish Lilwat Cultural Centre and Indigenous musicians will play a prominent role in sharing, appreciating and evolving the culture of local First Nations.
May 22, 2013
A few words with master carver Xwalacktun about the new Spirits Within Carving Project on display at the Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre.
February 6, 2013
Being Canadian is all about good times, great wide open spaces, snow, ice and deep fried pastries. Check out Whistler's great Canadian experiences and get a real taste of the Great White North.
September 26, 2012
Learn about the original Sea to Sky locals at the The Spirit Within Festival, Whistler's inaugural celebration of First Nations Culture.
December 26, 2011
The Coast Mountains have big mountains, but they also have some of the most impressive trees on the planet. Local Native peoples have been protecting and using these forests for generations and now their "culturally modified trees" may play a role in heritage and environmental conservation.