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Whistler Experience Guides

For a true local’s perspective on Whistler’s most sought-after activities, join daily outings led by our Whistler Experience Guides. Enjoy an array of excursions in every season and go off the tourist track to discover the true essence of Whistler. Let our expert guides be your hosts for the very best year-round mountain adventures.

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Guided Excursions

Daily guided excursions are included for all registered Fairmont Chateau Whistler guests. Pre-registration is required for all activities and is available up to two weeks in advance of the tour. Experience levels vary, please see tour descriptions for more information.

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Winter Excursions

Join our Whistler Experience Guides for the best activities winter has to offer. Meet our legendary mountains, take in breathtaking views, toast to new adventures, and discover everything great about the great outdoors.

Spring, Fall, Winter
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Golf Course Nature Walk – Whistler Experience Guide

Take a relaxing walk with our Whistler Experience Guide around the stunning Fall scenes of one of Whistler's Golf Courses. Enjoy the many views from the course, of the surrounding coastal mountains.
Winter
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Ice Skating Olympic Plaza – Whistler Experience Guide

It doesn’t get more Canadian than skating outdoors! Glide along skating paths at Whistler Olympic Plaza beneath the twinkle of lights and glowing Olympic rings.
Winter
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Lost Lake Cross Country Skiing – Whistler Experience Guide

Swap your downhill skis for some cross country skis, and join one of our Whistler Experience Guides, as they take you on a fun lap around Lost Lake. These cross country ski trails are perfect for beginners, and give stunning views of the surrounding mountains.
Winter
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Lost Lake Snowshoe Tour – Whistler Expereince Guide

Get away from it all with a guided snow shoe tour around Lost Lake. Trek along our coastal rainforest to get unique viewpoints of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains.
Winter, Spring
Beautiful sunny day in Whistler ski resort with skiers and snowboarder enjoying snow.

Mountain Introduction Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Explore North America’s largest ski resort with a true local! It’s similar to having a backstage pass to the best skiing and riding at Whistler Blackcomb. Let us show you less congested runs, longer laps and breath taking views.
Fall, Winter, Spring
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Polar Bear Lake Dip – Whistler Experience Guide

Refresh with an invigorating early morning plunge into Lost Lake. Little Dippers and Big Dippers welcomed.
Winter
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Rainbow Falls Snowshoe Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Enjoy a beautiful snowshoe that ascends through the forest along 21 Mile Creek to the beautiful Rainbow Falls. We will be stopping at scenic points along the way.
Winter, Spring
graffitied and snow-covered train cars sit in a wooded area

Train Wreck Snowshoe Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Enjoy a casual snowshoe 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.
Winter
little girl in a purple snowsuit tubbing down a snowy hill

Tube Park Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Join our Whistler Experience Guide as they take you to the Bubly Tube Park. A perfect adventure for everyone in the family to enjoy!
Winter
family cross country skiing in the snow

Whistler Olympic Park Cross Country Skiing – Whistler Expereince Guide

Perfect for beginners and intermediates alike, the Whistler Olympic Park provides access to close to 90 km of well-marked trails from green/easy, blue/intermediate to black/advanced. Explore trails through old growth forests and discover scenic views of the surrounding mountains!

Spring Excursions

Spring brings a whole new energy to Whistler. The days are longer and the weather is warmer. Get outside and seize the days with expert local knowledge from our Whistler Experience Guides.

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.
Spring, Summer, Fall
couple walking over the falls on downed trees

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.
Winter, Spring
Beautiful sunny day in Whistler ski resort with skiers and snowboarder enjoying snow.

Mountain Introduction Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Explore North America’s largest ski resort with a true local! It’s similar to having a backstage pass to the best skiing and riding at Whistler Blackcomb. Let us show you less congested runs, longer laps and breath taking views.
Spring, Fall, Winter
view of a lodge on a golf course

Golf Course Nature Walk – Whistler Experience Guide

Take a relaxing walk with our Whistler Experience Guide around the stunning Fall scenes of one of Whistler's Golf Courses. Enjoy the many views from the course, of the surrounding coastal mountains.
Fall, Winter, Spring
woman in bathing suit and red winter hat stands in a large body of water

Polar Bear Lake Dip – Whistler Experience Guide

Refresh with an invigorating early morning plunge into Lost Lake. Little Dippers and Big Dippers welcomed.
Winter, Spring
graffitied and snow-covered train cars sit in a wooded area

Train Wreck Snowshoe Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Enjoy a casual snowshoe 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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Summer Excursions

Summer in Whistler adds an array of adventures, including biking, tennis clinics, village tours, and indoor activities. Paddle tranquil waters or hike our dynamic landscape. Enjoy endless opportunities for fun in the sun.

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.
Summer, Fall
aerial view of a person swinging. a tennis racket on a blue and green court

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
group hiking in the woods

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.
Summer
two people in bathing suits and a dog jump off the edge of a wooden dock into a body of water with trees in the background

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.
Spring, Summer, Fall
couple walking over the falls on downed trees

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.
Summer, Fall
a person points at a graffitied train car in a wooded area

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.
Summer
person on a paddle board on a body of water with trees in the background during sunset 

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.
Summer, Fall
aerial view of a person swinging. a tennis racket on a blue and green court

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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Fall Excursions

Sweater weather and changing colours mean more opportunities to explore our natural paradise. Join our Whistler Experience Guides on adventures throughout the fall.

All
whistler village at dusk with trees decorated in multi-coloured lights

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.
All
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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.
All
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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.
Summer, Fall
a person points at a graffitied train car in a wooded area

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.
All
aerial of chateau whistler

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.
Winter
two people snowshoeing through rainbow falls

Rainbow Falls Snowshoe Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Enjoy a beautiful snowshoe that ascends through the forest along 21 Mile Creek to the beautiful Rainbow Falls. We will be stopping at scenic points along the way.
Spring, Summer, Fall
couple walking over the falls on downed trees

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.
All
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.
Winter, Spring
Beautiful sunny day in Whistler ski resort with skiers and snowboarder enjoying snow.

Mountain Introduction Tour – Whistler Experience Guide

Explore North America’s largest ski resort with a true local! It’s similar to having a backstage pass to the best skiing and riding at Whistler Blackcomb. Let us show you less congested runs, longer laps and breath taking views.
Spring
group hiking in the woods

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.
Spring, Summer, Fall
people biking near a body of water

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!
Summer, Fall
people hiking in a wooded area

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.
Spring, Summer, Fall
people biking near a body of water

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
people stand in wooded area amongst tall trees

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.

Explore More at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

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Explore Every Season

Discover even more seasonal activities in Whistler. Get inspired with year-round local adventures, activities, and events.

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Expert Vacation Planning

Our friendly and knowledgeable concierge team would be delighted to assist you in planning your upcoming stay.

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Special Offers & Packages

Let us make it even easier to enjoy a perfect Whistler vacation. Explore our special offers and packages to maximize your Fairmont Chateau Whistler experience.