Insider editor Feet Banks reflects on the old days of being a kid and waiting for winter to arrive. As well, here's a first look at the new #WhistlerUnfiltered website, a collection of epic Instagram photos showcasing one winter in Whistler through the people's lens. Real moments of stoke from random people who've tapped into the powder,fun,friends and magic of Whistler.
Yes, Its sunny and warm outside but here at the Insider we are starting to think about snow. And about saving you some money if you want to start thinking about snow too. Warning, this is a sales pitch, but it's a pretty damn good one.
May 3 and there's fresh snow in the alpine this morning. If Whistler Sabbatical winners Lucky Luke and Tim were still in town they'd be up there ripping it. Check out this video summarizing their amazing month in Whistler.
The Whistler Sabbatical Project continues and the snow keeps falling as Lucky Luke and Tim ski the trees with born-and-raised Whistler girl and Olympic Skicross gold medalist Ashleigh McIvor then hop in a helicopter for some un-tracked perfection with guide John Furneaux.
Lucky Luke and Tim get into some of the best experiences Whistler has to offer, starting with a blast down the bobsleigh track with Pat Brown and then a quick GoGo dancing lesson with Ace MacKay-Smith. Watch the videos!
Over a metre of snow fell on Whistler during the first week of Luke and Tim's Whistler Sabbatical. The boys got right into it with legendary Whistler local Peter Smart, owner of Extremely Canadian Freeskiing Clinics. Watch the video...
Whistler Sabbatical Project Winner "Lucky" Luke Dillon and his buddy Tim arrive in Whistler and begin what will undoubtedly be one of the best months of their lives. Check out the video and be prepared to get jealous.
Is there a difference between skiing better and sucking less? The good news is you're never too old to learn a new trick and a quick lesson on Whistler Blackcomb comes with tips, pointers, a wealth of knowledge and, best of all, VIP lift line prioirty.