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visitorschoice.com Visitors’ Choice Whistler is created and published two times annually by Visitors’ Choice Publications Ltd. as part of a series of visitor map books produced for communities across British Columbia. Publisher: Paul Harris Editor: Noa Glouberman Sales Manager: Kerry MacDonald Sales: Cathie Greenlees, Dee Klapwyk Graphic Designer: Annette Spreeuw Project Administrative Assistant: Michelle Myers Controller: Marlita Hodgens Editorial Contributors: Ales Liska, Bonny Makarewicz, Chad Chomlack, Coast Mountain Photography, Dragon Images, Gary Fiegehen, Joern Rohde, Josef Hanus, Maxim Blinkov, Mike Crane, Monkey Business Images, Randy Lincks, Robin O’Neill, Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre, Shutterstock, Steve Rogers, Timofeyev Alexander, Tammy Kay, Tourism BC, Tourism Whistler, Zigzag Mountain Art Cover Photos: Top left: Shutterstock Top right: Ales Liska Bottom left: Tourism BC / Randy Lincks Bottom right: Tourism Whistler

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FEATURES Whistler Bucket List 6 Highlights 8 Get Outside! 13 Smooth Operators 18 Let it Snow! 19 Arts & Culture 21 Attractions & Activities Directory

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Maps Map 1 - Whistler Village Map 2 - Sea to Sky Highway & B.C. Overview Map 3 - Whistler Valley Overview Map 4 - Whistler Valley South Map 5 - Whistler Valley Central Map 6 - Whistler Valley North Map 7 - Benchlands / Upper Village Map 8 - Creekside Map 9 - Lost Lake Cross-Country Ski Trails Map 10 - Whistler Blackcomb Trail Map Map 11 - Pemberton Valley Whistler Street Index

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Information Bear Aware Mountain Safety Currency Guide Important Numbers

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Look for the Village Host Volunteers, wearing red, in the information kiosk and on the village stroll.

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whistler.ca/recreation Located 5 minutes north of the village. Valley Connector/Emerald bus stops at the front door.

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slippery lanes and a state-of-the-art conveyor lift that makes travelling to the top a breeze. whistlerblackcomb.com Jingle all the way in a horse-drawn sleigh ride, complete with cozy blankets and hot chocolate. blackcombsleighrides.com Travel 6,000 feet up by snowmobile or snowcat for a mountaintop fondue dinner with Canadian Wilderness Adventures. canadianwilderness.com Make a splash with an indoor swim at Meadow Park Sports Centre – don’t forget the hot tub! whistler.ca/meadowpark Learn local history, revisit the 2010 Winter Olympics and check out funky retro ski gear at the Whistler Museum. whistlermuseum.org Speed past snow-covered trees by zip line. Definitely a lasting memory! ziptrek.com Blackcomb’s magic castle and Whistler’s hidden tree fort let little adventurers shed their skis and explore. whistlerblackcomb.com See the winter gathering of bald eagles in Brackendale via Whistler Eco Tours, which will escort you to the Squamish River site. whistlerecotours.com Visit the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre to learn about First Nations culture through art, exhibits, films, live performances and hands-on learning experiences. slcc.ca Climb the walls at the Core, Whistler’s premier indoor rock-climbing and fitness facility. whistlercore.com For a birds-eye view of the mountains, take a “flight-seeing” tour by helicopter or airplane with Glacier Air. glacierair.com Visit the Britannia Mine Museum in nearby Britannia Beach and learn all about B.C.’s rich mining history. britanniaminemuseum.ca


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wesome terrain and outstanding snow may make Whistler famous in winter, but there’s plenty to see and do off the slopes, too. Check out these amazing sites in-between runs and get your fill of mountain culture! Whistler Village

With plenty of (heated) patios spilling into cobblestone streets, Whistler Village exudes fun. You’ll feel right at home in this pedestrian – and skier – friendly hub, which boasts tons of shops, restaurants and public-event spaces. whistler.com (Map 1) Image: Tourism Whistler / Robin O’Neill

Did you know?

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The area informally acquired the name “Whistler” due to the whistling calls of the local hoary marmot population.

Creekside Village Just five minutes south of Whistler Village on the Seato-Sky Highway, Creekside is a vibrant community with exceptional shopping. Dubbed the “original Whistler,” this district boasts loads of parking – and the immediate area’s sole gas station. (Map 8) Image: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane

FYI The Squamish and Lil’wat First Nations are early inhabitants of the Whistler area.

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Franz Wilhelmsen, president of Garibaldi Lifts, endeavours to build and operate the first ski lifts on Whistler Mountain with no electricity, roads or sewers in the area.

Whistler officially opens for skiing on February 15. Visitors access the mountaintop via a fourperson gondola, a double chairlift and two T-bars.

Vancouver/Garibaldi is nominated for the 1976 Winter Games but, with Montreal set to host the Summer Olympics that same year, the IOC opts for a different country.


PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola Rising 436 metres (1,427 feet) above the valley floor, this 11-minute trip spanning the summits of Blackcomb and Whistler mountains has broken world records for a reason. Whether you’re going to ski, dine or just marvel at the view, this gondola ride will leave you breathless. 4545 Blackcomb Way | 1.800.766.0449 whistlerblackcomb.com (Map 10) Image: Josef Hanus

Whistler Olympic Venue Tours Relive the excitement of the Winter Games with a public tour of the Whistler Sliding Centre (home of the bobsleigh, luge and skeleton competitions), Olympic Park (where the cross-country, ski-jumping and biathlon events took place) and Olympic Plaza (a gathering place and performance pavilion in Whistler Village, complete with an outdoor skating rink). Stop by the Whistler Visitor Centre for info. 4230 Gateway Drive 604.935.3357 | whistler.com (Map 1) Image: Tourism Whistler / Robin O’Neill

Perched on a gentle rock rise in Whistler, the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre provides opportunities to learn about the rich cultures and histories of the Lil’wat and Squamish First Nations. Wander through the great hall to recapture the spirit of traditional canoe building, basket weaving, storytelling and narrative art. The centre features guided tours, immersive workshops, lively performances and a gift shop. 4584 Blackcomb Way | 866.441.SLCC (7522) | slcc.ca (Map 7, location 75)

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The Resort Municipality of Whistler (the first of its kind in Canada) is created to promote tourism in the area.

Blackcomb Mountain opens, boasting the two longest vertical ski drops and one of the largest ski resorts in North America.

After successfully combining Whistler and Blackcomb, the mountains become the first North American ski resort to host over two million skiers in a single season.

Whistler Blackcomb plays co-host to the world’s best athletes during the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games.

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What’s Happening? events, festivals & performances

Tourism Whistler / Joern Rohde

November 30December 1 Bizarre Bazaar

Hundreds of artists gather to showcase and market their handmade goods and original artwork, including paper goods, food, ceramics, bath products, jewelry, craft kits, accessories, clothing, knits, artwork and Christmas decorations. With live music, a silent auction and children’s activities, this is a festive event not to be missed! Whistler Conference Centre | 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Opening Day!

Be one of the first to open the new ski season at Whistler Blackcomb! 800.766.0449 whistlerblackcomb.com

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Ticket to Ride

Screening of Warren Miller’s 64th annual ski and snowboard film. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

December 1

Teck Coast Cup

Free-technique cross-country event for all levels. Whistler Sliding Centre 604.964.0040 whistlerslidingcentre.com

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Featuring films from around the world and opportunities to connect with the people who made them. Various venues 604.935.8035 whistlerfilmfestival.com

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Luge World Cup

Cheer on luge athletes from around the world! Whistler Sliding Centre

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Quest Lecture Series

Hear Quest University president David Helfand’s talk on using the basic building blocks of matter as timekeepers to reconstruct in quantitative detail a remarkable range of human and natural events. Whistler Public Library 604.935.8433 | whistlerlibrary.ca

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BC Boys’ Choir

Boys, age 7 to 24, sing operatic, folk, secular and Canadian music. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Santa Day

The first 75 people to arrive at the Garibaldi Lift Co. in full Santa or Mrs. Claus attire (must include red or black pants or a skirt for Mrs. Claus, a red jacket with white trim, a black belt, a beard for Santa and, of course, a Santa or Mrs. Claus hat) will get a free lift ticket. whistler.com

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Nesters BC Cup

Biathlon competition Whistler Olympic Park callaghanwintersportsclub.ca

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All Rounder Park Jam

Slope-style, rail jams and

halfpipe competitions for skiers/ snowboarders of all ages. Whistler & Blackcomb Mountains 800.766.0449 | whistler.com

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Kokanee Valley Race Series (ongoing)

Held on Thursdays throughout the season, the series is open to skiers, telemarkers and snowboarders with different gender and age divisions. Locations and dates @ whistlerblackcomb.com

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In the Name of

Film screening of a Polish drama directed by Malgoska Szumowska. Whistler Public Library 604.935.8433 | whistlerlibrary.ca

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Whistler Holiday Experience This indoor family fun zone provides free entertainment for kids and parents alike with a miniputt course, table games, bouncy castles, crafts and video games. Whistler Conference Centre whistler.com

28 King of the Rail (ongoing) Rail-jam contests with separate categories for snowboarders and skiers, males and females, adults and youth.


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Slopestyle: 13 & Under (U14)

Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

Park rider session featuring slope-style format for skiers/ snowboarders age 13 and under. whistlerblackcomb.com

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First Night

New Year’s Eve celebration with live music, art workshops and street entertainment for all ages. Whistler Conference Centre & Village Stroll holidaywhistler.com

WinterPRIDE

Don’t miss one of the biggest and best gay ski weeks in the world, with snowmobiling adventures, wine tastings, a pool party and snowball dance, skiing and snowboarding and everything in-between. 604.288.7218 | gaywhistler.com

Locations and dates @ whistlerblackcomb.com

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January 26February 2

Joey Albert & Ray An Fuentes

Ski & Snowboard Cross

Recreational competition open to participants 9 years and older. 800.766.0449 | whistler.com

fabulous entertainment. 604.938.7321 whistlerblackcombfoundation.com

26 Master’s & Recreational Races Geared toward both recreational and experienced/competitive racers. whistler.com

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Peak to Valley Race

Action-packed weekend featuring fun-filled ski events, food and wine galore, live and silent auctions and

Teams of four race a 5K course with a vertical drop of 1,443 metres and 180 gates. 800.944.7853 | whistler.com

Telus Winter Classic

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Slopestyle (ongoing)

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Biathlon Series 1

From beginners to experts, this is an excellent opportunity to experience biathlon and test your cross-country skiing and shooting skills in a fun environment. Whistler Olympic Park 604.964.0060 callaghanwintersportsclub.ca

13-16 North Face Park & Pipe Open Slope-style, halfpipe, big air and rail jam skiing competitions with $55,000 in prizes up for grabs. As one of the only open-format event series, amateurs have the opportunity to compete alongside top pros. Whistler Blackcomb thenorthfaceppos.com

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Park rider session featuring slopestyle format on the best terrain available. Locations and dates @ whistlerblackcomb.com

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Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane

Save the date!

april 11-20 World Ski & Snowboard Festival

Experience 10 days and nights of winter sports, music and arts, with sport competitions, daily outdoor concerts, after parties with internationally acclaimed DJs, fashion shows, photography and art exhibits, film screenings, theatre and, of course, the best skiing and riding in the world. wssf.com

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Canadian snowboard competition! 800.944.7853 | whistler.com

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Royal Wood

An evening of lyrical pop music. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Family Day

Activities and events to entertain family members of all ages. 800.944.7853 | whistler.com

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Luge Canada Cup

Whistler Sliding Centre 604.964.0040 whistlerslidingcentre.com

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Ken Lavigne

Ballads, show tunes and operatic classics. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Ski & Snowboard Cross

Recreational competition open to participants 9 years and older. 800.766.0449 | whistler.com

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Sigge’s P’ayakentsut

The largest amateur cross-country race of the season. Whistler Olympic Park 604.964.0060 | payak.ca

march 1 Robin Hood

A fun, interactive take on a classic tale. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Le Vent du Nord

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Showcase Showdown

Award-winning Francophone act. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Don’t miss the longest-running

Blackcomb Mountain 604.736.2957 | rmhbc.ca

Canadian Alpine Championships

April

See downhill ski racing at its finest as national alpine, paraalpine and ski cross teams take on up-and-coming athletes from the provincial and club level as well as international competitors. 800.944.7853 alpinecanada.org

The largest and most important ski race in North America, and internationally, for athletes aged 11 to 14 years. Various venues 800.944.7853 | whistler.com

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Championship

Open to members of the Vancouver Bar Association, this team race and party is a great way to get the gang out of the office and onto the mountains for a day of fun on the slopes! Skiers and snowboarders welcome. GMC Race Centre, Cougar Milk Run 604.905.2039 whistlerblackcomb.com

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Music at Whistler

Celebrate Oscar month with an evening of popular classical music and film excerpts from internationally celebrated violinist Peter Krysa and distinguished pianist Scott Dunn. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Woppet

The 5th annual Whistler Olympic Park Woppet! Whistler Olympic Park whistlersportlegacies.com

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Whistler Cup

Del Barber

One of Canada’s leading up-andcoming country artists. Millenium Place 604.935.8410 | artswhistler.com

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Family Mountain Adventure

Ski or ride at your family’s own pace as you travel around the mountains on a Family Certified Wonder Route or choose your own adventure as you visit different stations with family activities, treats or games. 800.766.0449 | whistler.com

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Mom’s Mountain Classic

Open to skiing and snowboarding mothers and grandmothers of all ages. The day includes coffee, race practice, a match-time race, lunch coupon and après. 800.766.0449 | whistler.com

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Closing Day

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Whistler Mountain/PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola close for the season. Blackcomb Mountain closes on May 19.

Corporate teams of four skiers will enjoy a full day of skiing and activities, raising money for children with serious illnesses, disabilities or chronic conditions and the families who support them.

All events take place at Whistler Mountain unless otherwise specified. Event dates were correct at press time. Look for Visitors’ Choice Whistler Summer/Fall in May 2014.

BC Ski Challenge


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Get Outside!

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hen the snow starts falling, it’s the perfect time to get outdoors. And there’s practically no better place to be during winter than in Whistler. Grab your snowboard, skis, tubes and sleds – whatever you need for snow-bound fun – because this mountain resort is guaranteed to get you sliding! Check out the table on page 18 for tour-operator info. Skiing & Snowboarding

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CANADIANWILDERNESS.COM CARLETON LODGE 4282 Mountain Square

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With over 8,100 acres of snow-covered slopes, 16 alpine bowls, three glaciers, world-class terrain parks and half pipes, 200-plus marked trails and a one-mile vertical rise, Whistler Blackcomb is the ultimate in big-mountain experiences. Year after year, Whistler continues to top mountainresort rankings – as if you needed more reason to be here!

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Get Outside! Cross-Country Skiing Looking for a gentler alternative to the vertical mountain drop? Cross-country skiing (also called Nordic skiing) will have you gliding gracefully across the snow – giving you a great workout to boot! Explore Whistler’s prime cross-country ski areas: Lost Lake, Valley Trail and Callaghan Valley. Rentals and tours are available for all skill levels. crosscountryconnection.ca Image: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane

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Ready for a real challenge? Head up the hill via helicopter for a jaw-dropping guided tour through backcountry terrain, where the powder is bottomless, the views are sky high – and the lift lines are non-existent. coastrangeheliskiing.com

Snow School Whether it’s your first time on the mountain or you’re interested in a refresher course, snow school covers every level, from kid to advanced, as well as accessibilityoriented adaptive lessons. If you’re too shy to fall in front of a crowd, take a private lesson. 1.800.766.0449 whistlerblackcomb.com Image: Tourism Whistler / Chad Chomlack


Sleigh Rides Nothing says winter like a sleigh ride over snow. Sip hot chocolate and get cosy under the blankets as gentle Percheron horses whisk you through a snowy wonderland. You can even sign up for packages that include a ride along wooded trails followed by a gourmet fondue dinner. blackcombsleighrides.com Image: Tourism Whistler / Steve Rogers

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SKIING EXPERIENCE Over 50 times the area of Whistler Blackcomb, featuring 173 glaciers and 432,000 acres of exclusive terrain.

Carleton Lodge Whistler Village

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Get Outside! Snowshoeing If you can walk, you can snowshoe! This ancient mode of travel lets you easily access previously unreachable parts of the forest with two web-like shoes strapped to your boots. You’ll be trekking over deep powder in no time. Rentals and tours are available for all skill levels. tagwhistler.com Image: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane

Dog Sledding This thrilling activity will get you gliding through the snowy forest behind expert canine guides. Feel the brisk air rushing past as you experience one of the oldest travel methods around, courtesy of welltrained Alaskan Husky dogs.

Snowmobiling

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If you’re seeking a speedy snow adventure, look no further than the lightning-fast sport of snowmobiling. Take a guided tour (beginner to advanced levels available) with one of several local guides – some even include mountainside dining. The only experience required is a licence to thrill. Rentals and tours are available for all skill levels. canadianwilderness.com Image: Timofeyev Alexander / Shutterstock


Whistler Sliding Centre

SNOWSHOE

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CANADIANWILDERNESS.COM CARLETON LODGE 4282 Mountain Square

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Take a self-guided tour through the official 2010 Olympic venue for bobsleigh, luge and skeleton; for a fee, you can even try one of these sliding sports yourself! See why this lightning-fast 1,450metre (0.9-mile) track is one of the world’s best. Boasting a vertical drop of 152 metres (499 feet) and no less than 16 corners, the track was built over a two-year period – just in time for the Winter Games. 4910 Glacier Lane | 604.964.0040 | whistlerslidingcentre.com Image: Coast Mountain Photography

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Cross Country Connection | 7400 Fitzsimmons Road South 604.905.0071 | crosscountryconnection.ca

Meadow Park Sports Centre 8625 Highway 99 | 604.935.7529 | whistler.ca/meadowpark

Tourism Whistler | 4230 Gateway Drive | 604.932.3928 | whistler.com

Whistler Activity Central 4338 Main Street | 604.935.4528 | activitiescentral.com

Whistler Blackcomb 4545 Blackcomb Way | 800.766.0449 or 888.403.4727 | whistlerblackcomb.com

Whistler Bungee 4314 Main Street, Suite 19 | 604.938.9333 | whistlerbungee.com

Whistler Heli Skiing 4545 Blackcomb Way | 604.905.2070 | whistlerheliskiing.com

Whistler Olympic Park 65 Callaghan Valley Road | 604.904.0060 | whistlerolympicpark.com

The Adventure Group 4293 Mountain Square | 604.932.4086 | tagwhistler.com

Ziptrek Ecotours | Carleton Lodge | 604.935.0001 | ziptrek.com/whistler-canada

Bungee Jumping

Coast Range Heliskiing | 218-4293 Mountain Square, Suite 218 604.894.1144 | coastrangeheliskiing.com

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Snowshoeing

Blackcomb Sleighrides 4338 Main Street | 604.932.7631 | blackcombsleighrides.com

Whistler Activity tours

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Smooth Operators With so many winter options, choosing where to head next can be confusing! Here are some of the companies operating tours in Whistler, for your planning convenience.


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ot “snowed out” yet? Try these awesome outdoor Whistler activities: n G o bungee jumping from a 53-metre (160-foot) bridge over a glacial-fed river. Boing! whistlerbungee.com n Twist and turn as you slide down a slippery track on an inner tube – then warm your toes by the fire pit. whistler.com/tube_park n Strap on a pair of ice skates and take a twirl on a frozen local lake, grab a friend and glide across outdoor rinks at the Whistler Olympic Plaza, or hit the indoor rink at Meadow Park Sports Centre. whistler.com/olympic_plaza whistler.com/meadowpark

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n Fly though the rainforest between Whistler and Blackcomb on a zip line with Ziptrek Ecotours. ziptrek.com n Attend outdoor events and festivals, including live music and exhibits – all year long! whistler.com n Enjoy the tranquility of Scandinave Spa Whistler, offering hot and cold hydrotherapy in the great outdoors. scandinave.com n Mountain magic starts with a horsedrawn sleigh ride through the snow – and ends with a delicious fondue dinner! blackcombsleighrides.com

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Arts & Culture

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vibrant arts and cultural community brings Whistler Village and surrounding areas to life, as do numerous public events throughout the winter and spring, like the Whistler Film Festival and WinterPRIDE. Art Galleries & Studios

Cultural Journey To celebrate their long history in the area, the Squamish and Lil’wat First Nations have developed the Cultural Journey – a multifaceted installation anchored by the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre that includes 30 interpretive kiosks located at scenic, historic and culturally relevant points of interest along the Sea-to-Sky Highway. slcc.ca/experience/ cultural-journey Image: Gary Fiegehen / SLCC

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A variety of art galleries and studios in and around Whistler showcase local, international and aboriginal artists’ works, from sculpture to glasswork, paintings, jewelry and photography. Spend an afternoon off the slopes perusing the town’s impressive roster of galleries. artswhistler.com

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Retail Therapy

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rom fashion to food to fine art, Whistler’s shopping scene delivers. Popular retail areas include Village

North, Upper Village, Whistler Town Plaza, Main Street, Whistler’s Marketplace and, just five minutes south on Highway 99, Creekside Village.

What’s in Store?

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With stores like Columbia, Quiksilver, Salomon and The North Face, Whistler’s mountain outfitters and repair facilities offer the best service and advice, ensuring your equipment is in peak performance. Whistler Village is also making a name for itself internationally for its wealth of promising artists. Boutiques and galleries feature the best and brightest in local talent. For wearable art, Ruby Tuesday has a beautiful selection of jewelry, handbags, accessories and more. Image: Monkey Business Images

Sweet Treats

Simply The Best In Great Canadian Design

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Fairmont Chateau Whistler | 604-938-2019 www.snowflakecanada.com

No trip to Whistler would be complete without a sugary indulgence or two. Venture into Cows for some of the tastiest ice cream on the planet. This proudly Canadian shop is as famous for its bovine-inspired clothing and gifts as it is for its ice cream. Rogers Chocolates, also Canadian, has been making tempting treats since 1885; try the legendary Victoria Creams, which come in 22 flavours including blueberry, ginger and maple. Then, head to Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory for handmade chocolate, fudge and some of the most decorated candy apples imaginable! Image: Zigzag Mountain Art


Upper Village The Upper Village offers everything from gourmet foods and fine artwork to keepsake souvenirs. It’s here you’ll find Snowflake, the best little fur store in Whistler, with such accessories as mitts, hats, scarves, leather and cashmere coats and wraps. Also be sure to visit the luxurious specialty shops, including Mountain Galleries, at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler.

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30 Holiday Inn Sunspree 73 Le Chamois 13 Listel Whistler Hotel/ Best Western 57 Market Pavilion 54 Marketplace Lodge 23 Mountainside Lodge 28 Pan Pacific Whistler Village Centre 22 Pan Pacific Whistler Mountainside 7 Powder’s Edge 21 Rainbow Building 21 Rainbow Suites 20 Royal Suite 68 Snowy Creek 25 St. Andrews House 52 Summit Lodge & Spa 17 Sundial Boutique Hotel

49 Sunpath at Stoney Creek 66 Symphony at Whistler 51, 55 Tyndall Stone Lodge Town Plaza Suites 44 Deer Lodge 43 Eagle Lodge 35 Bear Lodge 63 Valhalla 32 Village Gate House 5 Westin Resort & Spa 21 Windwhistle 48 Whistler Pinnacle Whistler Village Inn & Suites 24 Keg Lodge 19 Powder Lodge 18 Whistlerview Condos

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ACCOMMODATIONS

14 Adara Hotel 53 Alpenglow 26 Blackcomb Lodge 11 Carleton Lodge 33 Cascade Lodge 18 Clock Tower Hotel 76 Club Intrawest 12 Crystal Lodge 36,37 Delta Whistler Village Suites 18 Executive Inn 20 Fitzsimmons Condos 69 Gables 74 Glacier Lodge 65 Glacier’s Reach 64 Granite Court 21 Hearthstone Lodge 7 Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa

Telemark Place Mountain Edge Whistler Village Gondolas Whistler Golf Club Royal Bank of Canada & ATM 25 St. Andrews House 26 Blackcomb Professional Building 27 Blackcomb Gatehouse 29, 31 Whistler Village Centre 32 Village Gate House 38 Municipal Hall 40 Vehicle Impound Yard 41 Village Maintenance Shop 42 Maurice Young Millennium Place 46 Whistler Museum & Archives 47 Whistler Public Library 50 Brewhouse Restaurant & Pub 54 Lagoons at Stoney Creek 58 IGA Plus Food Store 66 Symphony at Whistler 67 Whistler Golf & Racquet Resort 56, 59, 61, 62 Whistler’s Marketplace & Lodge 70 Upper Village Market

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n B  e prepared. Learn as much as you can about bear behaviour before venturing into bear country and remember you might encounter them in unexpected places. n Scan your surroundings. Scan the area for signs of recent bear activity; if you see tracks, scat, tree markings or a natural food source, be extremely cautious and consider an alternate route or postpone your trip.

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n N  ever feed a bear — either intentionally or unintentionally. Properly dispose of garbage, wherever possible, in a bear-proof container and, if camping, ensure unattended campsites remain free of bear attractants, such as food. n Respect all wildlife. Give bears and other animals plenty of space and do not approach them. No one should be encouraged to feed, pet or pose for a photo with a bear. If you want to take pictures, use a telephoto lens from a safe distance. n Never stop on the side of the road to photograph a bear, even if others are doing so. Many bears lose their lives each year as a result of preventable run-ins with people and their vehicles. For more information visit bearsmart.com or bearaware.bc.ca.


Benchlands 1 Alpine Greens 2 Arrowhead Pointe 3 Aspens 4 Cedar Creek 5 Cedar Hallow 6 Cedar Ridge 7 Club Intrawest 8 Crystal Ridge 9 Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Club 10 Forest Trails 11 Four Seasons Residences Whistler 12 Four Seasons Resort Whistler 13 Fox Glove – The Villas 14 Gleneagles 15 Greystone Lodge 16 Horstman House 17 Lost Lake Lodge 18 Marquise 19 Mountain Star 20 Painted Cliff 21 Pinnacle Ridge 22 Powderhorn 23 Residence Inn by Marriott 24 Snocrest 25 Snowberry – The Villas 26 Snowbird 27 Stoneridge 28 The Fairmont Chateau Whistler 29 The Woodron Lodge 30 Wildwood Lodge on Blackcomb Mountain 31 Wintergreen – The Villas 68 Snowy Creek 69 Gables 70 Blackcomb Admin Office 71 Whistler Blackcomb Sales Guest Services 72 Monk’s Grill Steak House & Bar 73 La Chamois 74 Glacier Lodge 75 Squamish Lil’Wat Cultural Centre 76 Club Intrawest

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DAVE MURRAY NATIONAL TRAINING CENTRE DAVE MURRAY NATIONAL This world class training facility for ski and snowboard athletes is a permanentCENTRE legacy of the 2010 Olympic TRAINING and This Paralymipc world class Winter trainingGames facility for ski and snowboard athletes is a permanent legacy of the 2010 Olympic and Paralymipc Winter Games

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histler Blackcomb’s Mountain Safety Team has been steadily growing over the years. You can’t miss the full-time and volunteer members in their brightyellow jackets patrolling the hills to ensure all guests and employees are aware of the Alpine Responsibility Code and adhere to its guidelines.

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You can help the Mountain Safety Team by understanding the rules and responsibilities attached to being on the hill, like riding in control, travelling at safe speeds in “slow zones” and using common sense and exercising courtesy. In addition, these tips will help you have a fun, safe mountain experience:

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n S ki/ride with a buddy and identify meeting points in case you become separated. Make sure your fellow riders know how to find the meeting location. n C arry a whistle and be cautious. n Be extra careful when skiing/riding in treed areas. Tree wells can be very dangerous because of loose-packed snow. n Stay in bounds. No matter how tempting fresh snow may be, it’s crucial to stay away from closed trails because of the potential dangers they pose. Failure to follow signs and regulations could result in loss of lift privileges – or worse. n Be aware of the weather. Mountain conditions can change quickly and it’s important to react accordingly. When there’s falling snow and/or foggy conditions, reduce your speed or stop altogether.

n R ide in control and yield to others. If you can’t stop or turn quickly to avoid objects and people in your path, you’re probably going too fast and should reduce your speed. n Dress warmly. Frostbite is a serious condition and can develop quickly. Bring extra layers and limit your skin exposure when the temperature drops. If your skin begins to turn white, go inside immediately. n Avoid sunburn and stay hydrated. Alpine conditions and physical activity can increase your risk of dehydration. Drink lots of water and wear sunscreen, goggles and a hat to avoid burning your skin. n Think visibility – always! When stopping make sure you’re out of the way of other riders, but still visible to them. Avoid stopping on rollovers and around blind corners.

Be sure to keep an eye out for the Mountain Safety Team and the yellow Alpine Responsibility Code signs. They’re there to ensure the safety of everyone on the hill – including you.


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here’s no better way to top off a day

on the slopes than treating yourself to some “me” time at one of Whistler’s spas, studios and retreats. Hydro Health Head to Scandinave Spa for some soothing hydrotherapy. This European technique includes a network of outdoor steam baths, hot pools and Nordic dips designed to calm body and mind. It makes for a great outdoor activity, too, with sweeping mountain views and a bounty of fresh winter air. scandinave.com Image: Dragon Images

Head-to-Toe Treatment

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You’ll find a treatment for every square inch of your body at Whistler’s diverse wellness facilities. Start with any one of the luxurious hotel spas, which specialize in massage, hydrotherapy, body wraps, facials and full-day services. Whistler is also home to centres and studios that specialize in acupuncture, deep bodywork, yoga and more.

Mountain Om Full-body revitalization can be found at YYoga Neoalpine, a modern studio featuring bamboo floors, full showers, a lounge and a small retail boutique. From beginners to advanced practitioners, all yogis – including drop-ins – are welcome. Classes range from hot to restorative yoga, with workshops and retreats offered throughout the year. yyoga.ca

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Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane

histler’s long been honing its culinary skills, attracting some of the world’s best chefs and restaurateurs and creating incomparable dining experiences. The area is an impressive dining destination, with trends showing that visitors come for the outdoor activity, and return again and again for the fabulous food. perfect pairings

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Whistler restaurateurs take care of everything, offering stellar wine lists comparable to any major international city. Check out these best wine bets: n Araxi Restaurant & Bar n Il Caminetto Di Umberto n Barefoot Bistro n The Wine Room at Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Did you know? the Bearfoot Bistro’s underground wine cellar includes 20,000 bottles – the largest collection in Western Canada!

Offering a taste of Tuscany at its very best, Umberto Menghi welcomes you to Il Caminetto & Trattoria Di Umberto. Both restaurants push fine Italian cuisine to its logical limit while thriving on style, drama & originality. Come for fun, relaxation, or romance in the cozy dining rooms, rich with colour and Italian charm, or enjoy the patios – the perfect place to “see and be seen” while in Whistler! Il Caminetto Di Umberto – Located on the Village Stroll 604.932.4442 Open Seasonally for Dinner Trattoria Di Umberto – Located in the Mountainside Lodge 604.932.5858 Open Daily for Dinner, Seasonally for Lunch

Reservations for both highly recommended

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fine Dining / fun Dining

604.932.3330 • info@sushivillage.com

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You’ll find a variety of fine-dining establishments for end-of-day and special-occasion feasts. Try West Coast fare at the Mix by Ric’s, Italian at Il Caminetto and Asian dishes at Sushi Village. Whistler’s also famous for its gourmet steakhouses (Ric’s Grill), seafood restaurants and Indian eateries (Tandoori Grill), ensuring a variety of options to suit every palate. For an extra-special treat, book a day of snowmobiling or snowcat skiing followed by a mountaintop fondue dinner via Canadian Wilderness Adventures. canadianwilderness.com

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ou’ve conquered the hill, zip-lined your way through the snowy forest canopy and soared high above the mountains, encased in glass. It’s the end of the day and you’re pumped to recount your glory stories with good friends in a great atmosphere. It’s Whistler après – and you’ve arrived.

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With the global community visiting the region in increasing numbers every year, Whistler’s nightlife just keeps getting hotter. With nearly a dozen nightclubs, at least twodozen lounges and pubs and plenty of restaurants open late – the après options are virtually endless. Grab your friends and head out for an unforgettable night, any day of the week. Image: Maxim Blinkov

Club Crawl Can’t decide where to go? Let Whistler Club Crawl make the decision. You’ll be treated like royalty and given full access to a number of nightclubs, including line bypass and dinner, for a low packaged price. It’s one of the best ways to explore Whistler after dark – and it’s pretty easy on the pocketbook. whistlerclubcrawl.com


Attractions & Activities Indoor Recreation & Fitness Centre

Booking Services

Ecotours

Whistler Activity Central Why shop around? We book for all activity companies, have the best options & best rates. Receive 10% off activities and get your resort pass for restaurant, rental and retail savings. Your ‘one-stop shop’ for all of your adventure planning!

Ziptrek Ecotours Soar between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains on Whistler’s most popular zipline adventure. A total of 10 ziplines are joined by suspension bridges and platforms over 150' high in the tree canopy. Choose from 3 zipline tours and then fly through the ancient rainforest on the ride of a lifetime!

Meadow Park Sports Centre Located 5 minutes north of the Village with Valley Connector/Emerald bus service to the front door. Skating arena with rentals, 25m pool, kids’ pool, hot tub, steam room, sauna, fitness centre & squash courts. Individual & family drop-in rates.

Inside the Carleton Lodge Tel: 604.935.0001 Fax: 604.905.2243 email: info@ziptrek.com ziptrek.com See ad on back cover; Map 1, location 11

8625 Hwy. 99, north of Whistler Village Tel: 604.935.PLAY (7529) whistler.ca/recreation See ad on page 6; Map 6, B4

Olympic Plaza (Next to Blenz) Tel: 604.935.4528 Map 1, location 55 Village Gate House (Taxi/Bus Loop) Tel: 604.905.4866 Map 1, location 27 activitiescentral.com See ad on page 19

Dogsled Tours Heli Skiing

Canadian Wilderness Adventures A true CANADIAN experience. Cozy into your sled and then hang on as your team of eager and powerful dogs lead you into the magnificent old growth forest of the Callaghan Valley. Relax and ride the winding trails for an unforgettable winter journey of a lifetime!

Ecotours

Booking Desk: 218-4293 Mountain Square Tel: 800.701.8744 or 604.894.1144 coastrangeheliskiing.com See ad on page 4; Map 1, location 11

Coca-Cola Tube Park The floodlit Coca-Cola Tube Park offers tons of snow sliding fun! Multiple lanes await plus a snack hut and outdoor fireplace. Open daily from mid-December to midApril. Catch a free ride up from the Village via the Excalibur Gondola. Base II on Blackcomb Mountain Tel: 1.800.766.0449 whistlerblackcomb.com Map 5, C3

Heli-Skiing

Sightseeing

TreeTrek Ecotours Embark on a journey along a series of treetop suspension bridges and boardwalks on a guided ecotour through Whistler’s ancient rainforest. Discover the secrets of the world’s most productive rainforest from high in the tree canopy, year round and in all weather conditions.

Whistler Heli-Skiing As the pinnacle of Whistler’s skiing experience, Whistler Heli-Skiing’s tenure is over 50 times the area of Whistler Blackcomb, featuring 173 glaciers and 432,000 acres of exclusive terrain. Book your adventure today!

Inside the Carleton Lodge Tel: 604.935.0001 Fax: 604.905.2243 email: info@ziptrek.com ziptrek.com See ad on back cover; Map 1, location 11

Carleton Lodge in Whistler Village 1.888.HELISKI (435.4754) whistlerheliskiing.com See ad on page 15; Map 1, location 11

PEAK2PEAK Gondola Sightseeing No skis? No problem. Sightseers can experience B.C.’s most impressive mountain landscapes via the world record-breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola. While in the alpine, dine in one of our full-service, mountain-top restaurants with spectacular views and west coast cuisine. Tel: 1.800.766.0449 whistlerblackcomb.com Map 1, location 6

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Carleton Lodge, Whistler Village Tel: 604.938.1616 canadianwilderness.com See ad on page 13; Map 1, location 11

Coast Range Heliskiing Exceptional service, spectacular terrain and endless powder thrills! Single day, multi-day & private packages available. Personal attention with 4-5 guests per professional guide means more skiing, less waiting. Book your ultimate backcountry powder experience with Coast Range Heliskiing!

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Attractions & Activities Sleighrides

Snowmobile Tours

Snowshoe Tours

Blackcomb Horsedrawn Sleighrides An unforgettable experience in covered sleighs drawn by gentle Percheron horses. The ride on Blackcomb Mountain includes an amazing view of Whistler Village or sip on hot chocolate as you ride the winter trails of Nicklaus North.

Canadian Wilderness Adventures Experience a thrilling snowmobile tour up Whistler’s own Blackcomb Mountain or tackle the rugged terrain of the remote Callaghan Valley. Discover awe-inspiring landscape and enjoy the excitement and freedom of a truly CANADIAN adventure!

Canadian Wilderness Adventures Let your imagination go as you travel by snowshoe deep into the ancient forest of the Callaghan Valley. Sample traditional healing teas from the plants of the Medicine Trail or travel by moonlight to our cozy campfire for a winter must-do, a cookout under the stars!

2 locations: Base 2 - Blackcomb Mtn. Map 5, C3 Nicklaus North Golf Course Map 6, C4 Tel: 604.932.7631 See ad on page 11

Carleton Lodge, Whistler Village Tel: 604.938.1616 canadianwilderness.com See ad on page 7; Map 1, location 11

Carleton Lodge, Whistler Village Tel: 604.938.1616 canadianwilderness.com See ad on page 17; Map 1, location 11

Fine Italian Cuisine

Japanese

Mountaintop Fondue by Snowmobile or Snowcat

Umberto’s Whistler Umberto Menghi welcomes you to II Caminetto & Trattoria Di Umberto – both restaurants pushing fine Italian cuisine to its logical limit while thriving on style, drama & originality. Reservations for both highly recommended.

Sushi Village Japanese Cuisine Located in the Sundial Hotel, above Showcase Snowboards. Casual yet vibrant dining with a diverse menu of sushi, soups & teriyaki dinners created from the freshest ingredients. Open daily from 5:30pm. Open Fri-Sun for lunch 12-2:30pm.

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dining

Il Caminetto Di Umberto – Located on the Village Stroll Tel: 604.932.4442 Trattoria Di Umberto – Located in the Mountainside Lodge Tel: 604.932.5858 Ad on page 40; Map 1, locations 18 & 23

Carleton Lodge, Whistler Village Tel: 604.938.1616 canadianwilderness.com See ad on page 47; Map 1, location 11

Currency Guide: Credit Card Codes A - American Express DI - Discover DN - Diner’s Club/EnRoute DP - Direct Payment JC - Japan Credit Bureau MC - MasterCard V - Visa

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4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler Tel: 604.932.3330 sushivillage.com Appetizers: $3.50 & up Entrées: $12.90 & up Cards: A, DI, DN, DP, JC, MC, V Res: Yes See ad on page 41; Map 1, location 17

Canadian Wilderness Adventures Combine a thrilling adventure by snowmobile or snowcat with the best table in Whistler, 6000 ft atop Blackcomb Mountain at the famous Crystal Hut. Traditional 3 course fondue dinner with live entertainment nightly.

Canadian Coins (actual size) $2

Commonly known as a Toonie

$1

Commonly known as a Loonie


shopping & services Apparel

Equipment/Rentals

Ice Cream/Chocolate Shop

Snowflake Wrap yourself in fabulous Canadian designed furs, cashmeres, lambskins and shearlings. Also featured is Il Fait Froid, a stylish line of woven fur accessories and outerwear in an array of colours. Shop online at: www.snowflakecanada.com

Whistler Blackcomb Rentals Get the latest technology available! Ski and ride on brand new 2013/14 gear from any of our 10 rental locations conveniently located at every mountain base. Plus, rent from our NEW Demo Category and change your skis to suit the conditions on mountain without returning to the Village. We have gear for the whole family, no matter your ability so come visit us today.

Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Get that kid-in-a-candy-store feeling all over again as you watch chocolate, fudge, caramel apples, sponge toffee, peanut brittle & more made by hand. Breathe in the aromas & feast your eyes on a huge selection of treats to suit every taste. Open late. Don’t forget to try our delicious ice cream.

Chateau Whistler 4599 Chateau Blvd. Tel: 604.938.2019 Fax: 604.938.1631 snowflakecanada.com See ad on page 22; Map 7, location 28

whistlerblackcomb.com/rentals See ad on page 3

Home Accessories & Gifts

Art Galleries

Mountain Galleries at the Fairmont Supporting & promoting the Arts for 35 years. Founded in Jasper in 1977 by artist/filmmaker Wendy Wacko, we have grown to become Mountain Galleries at The Fairmont (Jasper, Banff, & Whistler) – featuring contemporary Canadian Art.

Jewellery & Accessories

Ruby Tuesday Accessories Whistler Kitchen Works Fun, trendy, in-fashion jewellery, Whistler’s unique gift & handbags & accessories at kitchenware store with fantastic 604.905.6290 affordable prices. From fancyWhistler Town Pla product selection & friendly staff. pearls to glitzy hair accessories, to A popular local store for over belts & bags, RubyTown Tuesday has 604.905.6290 Whistler Plaza 604.905.6290 Whistler Town Plaza nineteen years. Great gift ideas it all. And remember: It’s not what including pottery, linens, table you need...it’s what you want. top & gourmet foods. Shipping 26A-4314 Main Street available. Come visit us! (Whistler Town Plaza, across from the Gap) Open from 10am - 7pm daily. Tel: 604.905.6290 Fax: 604.938.0550 Located in Whistler’s Marketplace Tel: 604.938.1110 Map 1, location 59

email: info@rubytuesdayaccessories.com See ad on page 23; Map 1, location 44

Liquor Stores

25¢ 5¢ Commonly known as a Quarter

10¢

Commonly known as a Nickel

Commonly known as a Dime

B.C. Liquor Stores Our 3 Whistler locations remind you to enjoy responsibly and please don’t drink & drive. Get Home Safe – Make It Part Of The Plan. Whistler Village Sq. Map 1, location 21 4211 Village Sq. Tel: 604.932.5050 Marketplace Map 1, location 61 101-4360 Lorimer Rd. Tel: 604.932.7251 Creekside (Franz’s Trail) Map 8, location 42 205-2071 Lake Placid Rd. Tel 604.905.4927 bcliquorstores.com See ad on page 42

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4599 Chateau Boulevard (Shopping Concourse, Fairmont Chateau Whistler) Tel: 604.935.1862 Fax: 604.935.1896 whistler@mountaingalleries.com mountaingalleries.com See ad on page 25; Map 7, location 28

Opposite the Whistler Village Gondola Tel: 604.932.4100 rockychoc.com See ad on page 23; Map 1, location 7

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IMportant nUMBErs 10-DIgIt DIaLIng Whistler is serviced by the 604 area code. When placing a call, all 10 digits of the number must be dialled.

EMErgEnCY nUMBErs aMBULanCE / fIrE / poLICE: 911 NOTE: There is no 911 landline telephone service in Pemberton (but there is cell phone *911 service). for Pemberton Police call 604.894.6126 Non-emergency: 604.932.3044 Emergency: 911 hospital (Whistler Non-emergency: 604.932.4911 health Care Centre) Emergency: 911 Crisis Line 1.866.892.6365 poison Control 1.800.567.8911 Whistler search & rescue 604.932.2328 BCaa Emergency road service 1.800.CAA.HELP (222.4357) Bear Conflict hotline (get Bear smart) 604.905.BEAR (2327) forest fire reporting 1.800.663.5555 (cell: *5555) town plaza Medical Clinic 604.905.7089 Whistler Medical Clinic 604.932.3977 Lost & found (Municipal – rCMp) 604.932.3044 Whistler rCMp

Car rEntaL avis rent-a-Car

604.932.1236

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glacier Coach Lines 1.866.905.7779 or 604.905.7779 greyhound (regional service) 1.800.661.8747 pacific Coach Lines 1.800.661.1725 snowbus (Express service between 1.888.794.551 or richmond & Whistler during ski season) 604.451.1130 Whistler transit 604.932.4020

taxI & LIMoUsInE sErvICE aerocar 1.888.821.0021 or 604.298.1000 ritz Whistler Limousine 1.888.937.7480 vIp Whistler 1.866.335.2299 Whistler resort Cabs 604.938.1515 Whistler taxi Ltd 1.800.203.5322 or 604.938.3333

toUrIst sErvICEs BC ferries 1.888.223.3779 Canada Customs Information (24hr automated service) 1.800.461.9999 fishing & Wildlife permits 1.866.433.7272 tourism BC 1.800.435.5622 tourism Whistler 1.800.WHISTLER (944.7853) Weather reports (Environment Canada) 604.664.9010 Whistler Blackcomb snow report 604.932.4211 Whistler visitor Centre 604.935.3357

DrIvIng DIstanCEs From Whistler to area communities: km mi Birken 62 38 Bralorne 120 75 Britannia Beach 69 43 Garibaldi Provincial Park: Black Tusk / Garibaldi Lake 22 13 Cheakamus Lake 11 7 Wedgemount Lake 12 7 Gold Bridge 116 71 Lillooet 131 81 Pemberton 32 20 Seton Portage 106 69 Squamish 58 36 U.S. border crossing 174 108 Vancouver 122 76 BC Ferries Horseshoe Bay to Nanaimo 56 35 to Sunshine Coast 29 17 From Whistler to other destinations km Banff AB 804 Blaine WA 174 Calgary AB 928 Cranbrook 969 Creston 857 Edmonton AB 1,106 Fernie 991 Fort Nelson 1,464 Golden 659 Hope 271 Horseshoe Bay 102 Jasper AB 742 Kamloops 300 Kelowna 428 Merritt 299 Nanaimo 161 Nelson 772 Penticton 512 Port Hardy 544 Portland OR 632 Powell River 257 Prince George 635 Princeton 385 Revelstoke 511 Salmon Arm 412 Seattle WA 354 Spokane WA 805 Surrey 151 Tofino 363 Trail 741 Vernon 417 Victoria 233

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