The Bobcat is a member of the feline family, whose territory ranges from Southern Canada to Mexico. The bobcat’s distinguishing characteristics include sharp black tips on their large pointy ears, wide tufts of fur on their cheeks and stubby tails. Find out more about Bobcats and their adventures in Whistler – Joern Rohde captured a great video of a bobcat peeping through his dining room window and its encounter with a very unhappy house cat! See the video here!
If you are looking to take your skiing or snowboarding trip to the next level, there’s no better way to get there than in a helicopter. Heli-skiing offers the unique experience of safely getting out into British Columbia’s amazing backcountry and skiing incredible untracked lines.
If you've ever wondered what it would be like to explore mountains beyond Whistler and Blackcomb, a day of cat-skiing could be your best ticket to ride. Logging an average 6,000–8,000 + vertical feet with a trained guide leading the way, cat-skiing is an ideal excursion for those looking to escape the crowds and experience an unforgettable day of skiing or snowboarding in the B.C. backcountry.
The Lost Lake Trails near Whistler Village have long been a much-loved community asset — a place where locals and visitors alike could enjoy the thrill and aerobic workout of cross-country skiing, right in the heart of town. However since it opened in 2007, Whistler Olympic Park (WOP), located in the breathtaking Callaghan Valley, has truly become a destination for cross-country (a.k.a. Nordic) skiers, both casual and competitive.
Where extreme athleticism and natural beauty converge, you find the Sea to Sky Corridor. This lush stretch of land with skyrocketing mountains and crystal-clear lakes winds its way along the Coast Mountain Range and through the quaint communities of Squamish and Whistler before culminating in the fertile Pemberton Valley.
Explore the trendiest areas of Vancouver – Railtown, Strathcona and Chinatown – for rich culture and history, unique shopping, diverse dining and innovative bars. Vancouver is renowned for its unique natural setting, world-class tourist attractions, dynamic contemporary art and a foodie scene that rivals any other in North America.