October 30, 2013
Whistler local Kevin Sansalone is a snowboard legend who has been ripping the local hills since the early 1990s. And he's still as stoked about riding as ever. The Insider chats with Kev about some of his favourite local spots splitboarding and he latest Sandbox adventures.
October 7, 2013
Local skier and Olympian Julia Murray talks about Thanksgiving in Whistler, the first ever iF3 Whistler ski film fest and the return of the annual Turkey Sale. That's a day and half of epic ski flicks and 10,000 square feet of deals on all the best gear.
October 2, 2013
Autumn is the time of year to get cozy and hunker down in preparation for the ski season to come. As such the hooded sweatshirt is the most important piece of Whistler clothing these days. Learn the history and culture behind the Whistler hoodie.
January 9, 2013
Ski boots are many things but comfortable is rarely one of them. One of Whistler's top boot specialists dishes up 6 tips to keep your feet happy.
December 24, 2012
Whistler's twelve days of Christmas continue with just one more sleep until the big day arrives. Day 11 is about shopping, singing, and (again) some killer fondue.
October 3, 2012
Turkey, stuffing, pie and crazy deals on ski and snowboard gear? Sounds like Thanksgiving in Whistler. Seems like everything is on sale this weekend.
August 15, 2012
Whistler Village is a shopper's dream come true and this week Insider editor Feet Banks leads a tour of all the old-school Whistler shops he remembers growing up with. Shopping Local!
July 12, 2012
Chromag Bikes is a homegrown Whistler company producing frames and components right here in Whistler. In this exclusive Insider video Chromag owner Ian Ritz talks about riders love affairs with their bikes and why Whistler is the ideal place to test, develop and build some of the best bike components on the market.
May 23, 2012
Ever wonder how the customs of tipping and gratuities work in Whistler? Who gets what, how much and when? Its totally confusing and many locals don't even know the answers but this handy guide provides a good starting point.
January 5, 2012
Here in Canada we call them Toques and these grab-and-go headwarmers were just voted "Best Example of Whistler Style" in the local newspaper. The Insider heads out on the town to get the skinny on toques, beanies, knit caps or whatever else they're called.
November 14, 2011
Whistler offers every kind of terrain so the Insider asks, “Is there a perfect board shape for ripping these mountains?” The answer is, “You betcha!”