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Summer in Whistler

Known for snow-filled winter adventures, summer at Fairmont Chateau Whistler is our best-kept secret. Gain a new perspective on a familiar view by zipline, gondola, or suspension bridge. Dive into fun at a nearby lake or river. Savour BC’s seasonal bounty at a farmer’s market or on a culinary tour. With no shortage of incredible valleys, peaks, and local experiences, Whistler is the perfect summer destination for thrill seekers and tastemakers alike.

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Summer Activities

Nonstop summer fun. With legendary bike parks, breathtaking hiking trails, and plenty of ways to make a splash, summer in Whistler is full of one-of-a-kind experiences and endless action.

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Shopping

Whistler is a shopper’s paradise. Spend days browsing the shops in the Village, Function Junction and the hotel itself for fine artwork and fashion, jewelry, the latest outdoor sportswear, equipment, gifts, and luxury items.
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Disc Golf

Take your golf game to the forest with a round of disc golf. All you need is a disc and to get to the course at Lost Lake.
Summer
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Canoe, Kayak & Paddleboard

Try your hand at water sports during your vacation. Explore Whistler by canoe, stand-up paddleboard, or kayak this summer.
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Yoga – Whistler Experience Guide

Take time to stretch, recover and calm your mind in an onsite yoga class. These guided classes will leave you feeling energized and rebalanced. All levels are welcome and all equipment is provided. For best results, arrive with an empty stomach.
Spring Summer Fall
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Lakes Beaches & Parks

Make a splash! Travel by car, bike, or on foot to Whistler’s nearby and breath-taking lakes.
Spring, Summer, Fall
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Green Lake Bike Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Join one of Whistler Experience Guides as they take you on a bike ride to Green Lake, where you'll have a close up look at this stunning, vivid turquoise coloured lake, just north of Whistler Village.
Summer, Fall
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Adult Tennis Clinic – Whistler Experience Guide

Join our in-house tennis instructor, Jackson Hemphill, for a fun-filled tennis clinic, designed to improve fundamental skills and build on prior knowledge.
Summer, Fall
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Kids Tennis Clinic – Whistler Expereince Guide

Join our in-house tennis instructor, Jackson Hemphill, for a fun-filled tennis clinic, designed to improve fundamental skills and build on prior knowledge.
Spring, Summer, Fall
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Lake Loop Bike – Whistler Experience Guide

Join us on a longer bike tour that explores all of the amazing lakes in Whistler. Visit Alta Lake, Nita Lake and Alpha Lake, all in one tour, and don’t forget your bathing suit as the water might tempt you for a dip!
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Whistler Museum

Located in the heart of the resort, the Whistler Museum is the place to discover Whistler's history and unique mountain culture.
Spring Summer Fall
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ATV Tour

Perfect for thrill seekers, enjoy some off road areas of Whistler’s surrounding mountains and valleys.
Summer, Fall
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Waterfalls

Whistler is home to many incredible waterfalls within a short distance. If you are travelling with a car they are a great day trip activity for all ages.
Spring Summer
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Golf

This summer, experience Whistler’s finest mountain golf at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club. This Audubon-certified, award-winning course includes access to one of Canada’s most scenic practice and learning facilities, as well as fully-licensed dining and pro shop.
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Lake Loop Shuttle – Whistler Experience Guide

Join our Whistler Experience Guide as they take you to the lakes in Whistler via shuttle. You can jump out and take photos of the stunning scenery whistler has to offer!
Spring Summer
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Whitewater Rafting

The Cheakamus, Green and Elaho rivers allow you to choose your own whitewater rafting adventure.
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Ziplining

Soar through the air and be surrounded by breathtaking views of the Whistler area.
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Audain Art Museum

Discover artworks from British Columbia, and hosts exhibitions from leading museums around the world.
Spring Summer Fall
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Biking

Rent a bike to explore the local area on Whistler’s vast network
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Valley Trail Walk – Whistler Experience Guide

Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides for a relaxing and laid back casual hike along the Valley Trail. Hike along creeks and across forest beds on this intertwined trail.
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Axe Throwing

Like darts, but way more Canadian. This indoor activity is fun for groups and friends in all weather.
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Whistler Village Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides as they take you through the North Village, the Village Centre and back to the Upper Village. This guided walking tour will include multiple stops from the Olympic Plaza to the Mountain Square and everything in between.
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PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola

Soar between mountains on the World Record Breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola
Summer, Fall
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Train Wreck Hike

Enjoy a casual hike along the glacier-fed Cheakamus River to the remains of a train derailment from the 1950’s. At the wreck there are 5 train cars scattered along the forest floor with massive Coastal evergreen trees that have grown around them. Great for a family hike.
Summer, Fall
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Harmony Lake Hike – Whistler Experience Guide

Join us, as we embark on a hike along the Harmony Lake trail. This 2.7km trail on Whistler Mountain offers stunning mountain views, and the chance to hike around the alpine waters of Harmony Lake.
Summer
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Green Lake Paddleboard – Whistler Experience Guide

Try your hand at water sports during your Whistler vacation and join us for a morning of tranquility on beautiful Green Lake. You will have the opportunity to explore this peaceful lake and take in the pristine mountain views on a stand up paddle board.
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Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre

Connet with Whistler's Sk̲wxwú7mesh Úxwumixw (Squamish Nation, Coast Salish) and Líl̓wat7ul (Lil’wat Nation, Interior Salish) Nations culture and heritage.
Spring Summer Fall
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Hiking

Explore the wonderful wilderness of Whistler via the km of hiking trails in Whistler.
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Vallea Lumina Tour

Explore a hidden valley that’s filled with unexpected enchantment.
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Whistler Brewing Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Whistler Brewing Company are legends in the craft beer movement of BC. See authentically crafted beers in the making and enjoy a tasting of award winning ales and lagers.
Spring
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Lost Lake Hike Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

This hike will take you around the entire Lost Lake with some great viewing points and connecting with the Valley Trail. Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides for a relaxing and laid back hike.
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Summer Events

The sun never sets on adventure. Fairmont Chateau Whistler takes you from sunrise to sunset with a packed calendar of exclusive summer events, festivals, and concerts.

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Aquatic Fitness Class

Enjoy a full-body workout that is also easy on joints. Our on-site instructor is here to guide you through this refreshing and invigorating class.
Location: Health Club
Time: February 6th:
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Pilates

Focus on improving flexibility, strength, stability and body awareness through a series of core exercises. Perfect for preparing your core muscles for a big day on the slopes.
Location: Yoga Suite
Time: February 10th:
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Crankworx Mountain Bike Festival

A world-famous festival celebrating the heart and soul of gravity-fuelled mountain biking, Crankworx Whistler brings together the best riders and biggest bike fans in the world for 10 days of racing, slopestyle competitions, Kidsworx events, bike demos and the chance to shred Whistler’s trails with other like-minded bike fans.
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Time: July 21st:
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Forged Axe Throwing

Join us for a trip to Forged Axe Throwing - Whistler’s only indoor axe throwing venue. Learn the techniques behind Axe throwing and play some fun games with our Whistler Experience Guide.
Location: Frontenac Foyer
Time: February 10th:
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Village Tour

Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides as they take you through the Winter Wonderland of the North Village, Village Centre and back to the Upper Village.
Location: Frontenac Foyer
Time: February 10th:
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Stretch and Mobility

This Stretch and Mobility class is designed to help you improve your flexibility and increase your range of motion (mobility).
Location: Yoga Suite
Time: February 12th:
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Summer Excursions

Capture the true essence of Whistler. Get an unforgettable backstage pass to the area’s best hiking, biking, watersports, and more with our exclusive Whistler Experience Guides.

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Summer Offers

Make more memories for less. Start planning your ultimate summer getaway to Whistler with special savings on everything from midweek getaways to golf packages at Fairmont Chateau Whistler.

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AAA / CAA Members Rate

CAA/AAA members save 15% on 2-night stays + $50 Dining Credit.
Year-Round
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Grand Romance Offer

Connect with that special someone amidst the beauty of the mountains.
Year-Round
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Whistler Wellness Package

A complete retreat including luxury accommodation and a choice of select 60-minute treatment at in-house Vida Spa allows you to lose yourself amid the natural and romantic beauty of Fairmont Chateau Whistler resort.
Year-Round
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Suite Experiences Offer

Take your stay to the next level with our Suite Experience Package.
Golf
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Whistler Golf Resort Vacation

Save on a classic 'stay & play golf' package at Whistler's only golf resort.
Year-Round
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Bed and Breakfast Offer

Comfort and luxury makes this B&B package the ideal carefree getaway.
Year-Round
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Multi-Room Family Offer

Vacation is family time. Bring everyone together and save on multiple rooms.
Year-Round
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Fairmont Gold Offer

A hotel within a hotel, Fairmont Gold is the next level.
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Summer Blogs

Find your west coast inspiration. Get the inside scoop on Whistler’s best warm-weather activities, summer adventures, seasonal culinary experiences, and more with our Slopeside Stories Blog.

Fall
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Concierge Guide – Whistler Vacation Planning

Summer
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All Aboard! Your Guide To Exploring Western Canada By Rail

Summer
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Whistler’s Bears: With Local Expert Michael Allen

Summer
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9 Ways to Get Moving at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Summer
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Meet the Patios of Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Fall
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Fairmont Gold’s Can’t Miss Cocktails

Summer
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Whistler’s Best Summer Picnic Spots

Fall
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National Cocktail Day – Signature Baklava Sour Recipe

Summer
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Fore the Love of Golf

Summer
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The Perks of Planning a Mid-Week Whistler Vacation

Fall
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6 Golden Reasons Why Fairmont Gold is Truly the Next Level

Summer
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What to Expect – Whistler Summer 2022

Fall
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6 Ways To Pamper Your Pooches At Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Fall
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Get first tracks at Fairmont Chateau Whistler – Discover our newly renovated rooms this winter

Summer
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Best Ways To Beat The Summer Heat In Whistler

Summer
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Guide To Pint Sized Activities For Young Children In Whistler

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Pet-Friendly

The dog days of summer. Whistler’s wide-open spaces and mountain adventures are truly a pooches’ paradise, and we’ve got everything you need to plan your pet-friendly trip to Whistler.

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Summer Concierge

One-stop Whistler vacation planning. From patio recommendations and transportation tips to tee-time bookings and cabana rentals, Fairmont Chateau Whistler’s concierge team is at your service.

Explore Every Season

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Fall

Fall in love with Whistler. Crisp alpine air, stunning foliage, and magical late-season snowfalls set against mountains make Fairmont Chateau Whistler the perfect destination for autumn adventure.

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Winter

From play to après. A variable winter wonderland, Fairmont Chateau
Whistler delivers Olympic-level ski terrain, alpine adventure, and unmatched luxury from the iconic base of Whistler Blackcomb.

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Spring

Experience it all this spring. Snowy evenings, warm sun, and plenty of bluebird days for skiing give Fairmont Chateau Whistler an enviable advantage for dreamy spring break getaways.