Top activities for summer in Whistler
Explore Whistler like a local! Join one of our Whistler Experience Guides for an unforgettable backstage pass to the best hiking, biking, cultural tours, paddleboarding and more.
Beyond Whistler Blackcomb’s record-breaking longest and highest lift of its kind, its legendary bike parks, and hiking trails, be sure to include one or all of these one-of-a-kind experiences during your holiday in Whistler.
WHISTLER EXPERIENCE GUIDE
For a true local’s perspective join Fairmont’s Whistler Experience Guides for daily excursions! Discover the best of mountain adventure, including mountain tours, village tours and indoor activities that are ‘off-the-tourist’ track and capture the true essence of Whistler. LEARN MORE
SPECTACULAR MOUNTAIN 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. Discover the wildlife, scenery, and incredible vistas that are signatures of the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Course.
for those PATIO kind of days
Find the perfect perch to enjoy a tasty beverage or a scrumptious meal as you soak in the sun (and mountain views)! Check out our patio guide to learn more.
rent a cabana
Relax in luxury. Rent a shaded cabana for your family to enjoy, complete with a private seating area, fresh fruit platter and more. Cabanas are available daily for private rentals in time blocks or the full day. Subject to availability.
take a hike
There’s no shortage of beautiful hikes in Whistler. Pick up a map and explore the alpine hiking trails on Whistler and Blackcomb mountains, easily accessible by gondola. Or connect with our Whistler Experience Guide, who can show you some of the best hiking spots to explore.
PEAK 2 PEAK
don’t miss the PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola which has set a new world record spanning the distance between Whistler and Blackcomb mountains (4.4 km). This incredible ride boasts 360-degree views of Whistler’s alpine.
Perfect for thrill seakers, enjoy some off road areas of Whistler’s surrounding mountains and valleys. Whistler offers unique ATV Tours and no experience is necessary! A great activity for the whole family!
Experience a birds-eye view of Whistler! A short hike, or ride on Peak Chair from The Roundhouse, the Cloudraker Skybridge spans the Peak of Whistler Mountain, giving you a 360 degree view!
The Cheakamus, Green and Elaho rivers allow you to choose your own whitewater rafting adventure. White water classes range from 1 to 4, offering family friendly experiences. Suitable for children 6 and older.
Don’t miss Whistler’s very popular and thrilling zipline adventures! Soar through the air and be surrounded by breathtaking views of the Whistler area. Whistler boasts some of the biggest, longest and fastest ziplines!
EXPLORE WHISTLER’S LAKES
Make a splash! Travel by car, bike, or on foot to Whistler’s nearby and breath-taking lakes. If you’re looking to spend the day on the water, both Lakeside Park and Wayside Park offer canoe, kayak and paddleboard rentals!
When the sun shines, Whistler offers countless locations (with scenic views) for a picnic! Simply pick up a scrumptious take-out meal from Portobello, and enjoy your meal surrounded with stunning scenery!
GO RIDE A BIKE
Rent a bike to explore the local area on Whistler’s vast network called the Valley Trail. Discover the excitement that awaits at the Whistler Mountain Bike Park. Biking maps are available at the Concierge Desk.
explore the farmer’s market
Visit the Whistler Farmers’ Market (right outside the hotel!) in Whistler’s Upper Village and discover local produce, tasty food and local artisans from Whistler and the surrounding area. Free to enter, this is an open-air market. Learn more
Dates: May 23 to October 10, 2021
Time: 11 AM – 4 PM
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. Learn More
PLAN YOUR STAY WITH US!
Our friendly and knowledgable Concierge team would be delighted to assist you in planning your upcoming stay. For further assistance, please contact the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Concierge desk at 604 938 2006 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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