June 28, 2012
No one does summer as well as a kid. That sense of freedom, unplanned adventure and the soothing bliss that goes with two months off school is what the warm months are all about. Here are a ton of great ways to keep your kids stoked in Whistler this summer. And parents can relive a bit of that childhood freedom as well.
June 25, 2012
Whistler is a town custom built to host a party and Canada Day is, country-wide, our nation's biggest party weekend of the Summer. How does Whistler kick out the jams and celebrate the red maple leaf? Read on...
June 1, 2012
Throughout the summer Whistler Village hosts free street entertainment, music and live art performances. For a behind the scenes glimpse The Insider asked local painter Andrea Mueller to keep a journal of her very first live art painting session.
May 31, 2012
Whistler is an extreme town. We definitely play much harder than we work. Sightseeing is not an extreme sport, however, so there's no reason to be intimidated by a chance to take in our wonderful scenery. To make things easier on everyone, here is a How-To Guide to Whistler Sightseeing...
May 15, 2012
No longer just an "Old-Boys Club" golf is the hottest new family sport. Just keep an eye on the kids when they're behind the wheel of the golf carts!"
April 18, 2012
A picture is worth a thousand words and, courtesy of local photographer Mike Crane, we've got a 28-shot photo recollection of what the last six months in Whistler looked like. Twenty-eight thousand words worth of memories, no reading required.
March 1, 2012
Lost Lake is not lost, but it's the perfect place to get lost and (re)discover some classic winter activities like XC skiing and snowshoeing.
February 13, 2012
Gunshots and scenery at the Whistler Olympic Park as we try out biathlon, the unlikely pairing of cross-country skiing and rifle marksmanship.
February 2, 2012
Getting up to speeds so fast you appear blurry to a camera is just one of the many joys of ice skating in Whistler. The Insider delves into the Canadian tradition of teaching your kids to skate and which of Whistler's numerous icy venues is best suited for your needs.
January 19, 2012
Whistler freeskier Mauro Nunez has been performing in the Fire & Ice show every winter weekend since 1999. The Insider gets him to reveal the secrets of the flame.
December 19, 2011
Forget the stockings, carols and boxes under the tree, this December 25 opt for boots, boards and ripping pow in the trees. Skiing and riding on Christmas Day with friends and family is what Christmas in Whistler is really all about.