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Whistler outdoor vacation

Whistler, a place ranked by most the #1 ski resort in the world. I have spent many winter days there carving up deep powder in Whistler’s famous bowls and on the run’s over at Blackcomb’s legendary “7th Heaven” area. But this … Continue reading

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Zip-a-dee-doo-daaaaaaaaaahhhhhh ! ! !

Many ski resorts in North America have local activities besides skiing and snowboarding – Whistler/Blackcomb is one of those resorts. On a recent visit with some co-workers, we decided to get off the slopes a little early and try a … Continue reading

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Whistler First Impressions…Love It

As with most of our destinations, I went to Whistler with some expectations, but I wasn’t certain. Expectations like the size of the village, crossing the border into Canada, any possible culture shocks, and the Canadian night life. As it turned … Continue reading

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Utahan Seeks Out Poutine in Whistler

Because of weather conditions and the time of year, unfortunately, I wasn’t able to ride Blackcomb Mountain, nor the famous peak to peak gondola on my last visit to Whistler. However, I was able to ride up the mountain to the … Continue reading

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Hassel Free/Bag Free Ski Trip to Whistler

My trip to Whistler was the first time I can remember where I haven’t been through an airport lugging around suitcases, backpacks and most importantly, my gear. For me, the trial of dragging a huge, overweight snowboard bag is a … Continue reading

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Whistler’s Mud Season: Skiing in the Morning, Zip Lining in the Afternoon

I was surprised at how many activities I, along with six other Destination Experts, tried on our tour of Whistler. I didn’t think I’d be skiing, zip lining and swimming all in one week, especially in May! The skiing was great. We … Continue reading

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Breckenridge Extends its Season – Who Else is Extending Their Season?

To celebrate its 50th season Breckenridge is granting its 50th wish: extending the ski season by two extra weekends. For pass holders they will continue to be valid April 20-22 and April 27-29. Continuing in the theme of 50, day … Continue reading

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