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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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Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

This region’s Indigenous people have preserved their history, culture, and heritage at this world class Indigenous museum.
Summer
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Sunrise Paddleboard – Whistler Experience Guide

Try your hand at water sports during your Whistler vacation and join us for a morning of tranquility on beautiful Lost Lake. You will have the opportunity to explore this peaceful lake and take in the pristine mountain views on a stand up paddle board.
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.
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Whistler Blackcomb Peak to Peak Gondola. This Gondola is the longest and highest lift, connecting the peaks of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains

PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Join us on a sightseeing adventure of the stunning Whistler Blackcomb mountains. Let the gondolas transport you up to 6000 Feet, where the journey across the incredible Peak to Peak begins.
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.
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Audain Art Museum

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

The Cheakamus, Green and Elaho rivers allow you to choose your own whitewater rafting adventure.
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.
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.
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.
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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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Audain Art Museum Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

The the Audain Art Museum boasts a comprehensive Permanent Collection of the province’s most celebrated artists. Join our Whistler Experience guide for a short walk to the Audain Art Museum to explore the exhibitions and Museum grounds.
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Squamish Lil'wat Cultural Centre

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.
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Coast Mountain Brewery Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Coast Mountain Brewing opened our doors in the late summer of 2016, joining an incredible craft beer scene right here in beautiful British Columbia. They brew a wide range of complex, flavorful & sessional beers that can be found on tap throughout many of the pubs and restaurants in Whistler.
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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Whistler Museum

Located in the heart of the resort, the Whistler Museum is the place to discover Whistler's history and unique mountain culture.
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Whistler Museum Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

The Whistler Experience Guide will take you on a short walk to the Whistler Museum. You will learn about whistler’s journey from wilderness to a world-class resort to the creation of Whistler Blackcomb, to the 2010 Winter Olympic Games.
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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!
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.
Summer, Fall
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Frisbee Golf – Whistler Experience Guide

Enjoy a round a Frisbee Golf with one of our Whistler Experience Guides. The course leads you through the beautiful forest floor, and up to a stunning viewpoint of Green Lake.
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Ziplining

Soar through the air and be surrounded by breathtaking views of the Whistler area.
Summer, Fall
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Brandywine Falls Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Plunging a dizzying 70 meters, Brandywine Falls is a must-do sight when visiting Whistler. Tour includes transport and guided hike to the Brandywine lookout.
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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PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola

Soar between mountains on the World Record Breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola
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.
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ATV Tour

Perfect for thrill seekers, enjoy some off road areas of Whistler’s surrounding mountains and valleys.
Summer
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Ascent Trail Hike – Whistler Experience Guide

Are you ready to feel the burn? Just steps oustside of our mountainside doors the Ascent Trail climbs Blackcomb Mountain from the valley base to the Rendezvous Lodge. Join us as we climb 6.2 km of scenic single-track through scenic forests, crosses over bridges and creeks with incredible views of Whistler below.
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Axe Throwing – Whistler Experience Guide

Forged Axe Throwing is Whistler’s only indoor axe throwing venue. Come out and enjoy and hour of throwing whether you are a first timer looking to try axe throwing or an experienced timber sports veteran. Our Whistler Experience Guide will be your transportation to and from Forged Axe Throwing.
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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.
Summer
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Early Bird Lake Dip – Whistler Experience Guide

Refresh with an invigorating early morning plunge into Lost Lake. We’ll bring the towels and smiles! Little Dippers and Big Dippers welcomed.
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Aquafit Class – Whistler Experience Guide

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.
Spring Summer Fall
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Hiking

Explore the wonderful wilderness of Whistler via the km of hiking trails in Whistler.
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!
Spring, Summer, Fall
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Rainbow Falls Hike – Whistler Experience Guide

Enjoy a beautiful hike that ascends through the forest, along 21-mile creek, to the beautiful Rainbow Falls. This short and winding hiking trail will lead you to the hidden gem, that is, Rainbow Falls.
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Vallea Lumina Tour

Explore a hidden valley that’s filled with unexpected enchantment.
Summer, Fall
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Train Wreck Hike – Whistler Expereince Guide

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.
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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.
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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.
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Secrets Of The Chateau Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Explore the wonders and secrets of the Chateau, on a guided tour through the hotel, with our Whistler Experience Guide. Join us to learn about the history and mysteries of this slope-side chateau.
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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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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.

Whistler Crankworx Joyride event

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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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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Multi-Room Family Offer

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

A hotel within a hotel, Fairmont Gold is the next level.
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.
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Grand Romance Offer

Connect with that special someone amidst the beauty of the mountains.
Year-Round
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Bed and Breakfast Offer

Comfort and luxury makes this B&B package the ideal carefree getaway.
Golf
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Whistler Golf Resort Vacation

Save on a classic 'stay & play golf' package at Whistler's only golf resort.
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Suite Experiences Offer

Take your stay to the next level with our Suite Experience Package.
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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.

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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.