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Luxury Caboose

Luxury Caboose – Whistler Heli

…and a Happy New Year to you all!, whenever the date may fall for you and your kind. Here’s some memorable times from last season, a day out with Whistler Heli on April…

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Spearhead Huts Project comes out of the closet in style

It’s official. A coalition of backcountry groups has come together to start an Haute Route of the West Coast, and to help kick off their initiative they are hosting the Spearhead Soiree, a…

Sweetgrass crosses the border into Canada....

playing Solitaire in Whistler

I like most ski flicks I see, but very few do I buy. One of the few I have treasured and watched repeatedly is the Sweetgrass film Signatures, which followed an entire season…

Turkey Sale

Flocking to the Turkey Sale

Every year Whistler’s infamous Turkey Sale descends upon the Village. For us locals it’s like the mongol hordes… we’re enjoying a rainy, quiet Fall when all of a sudden the madness comes to…

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Arc’Teryx Beta FL/UL

New Arc’Teryx gear is always a treat—AT’s design is always smart, the quality bomber—and the Vancouver-based outdoor company has announced a new jacket coming down the pipe this Fall, the Beta FL/UL. We here at…

MRG scoping the narrows / CBC trees, Blackcomb. photo: tobias c. van Veen

shadows & sun

Whistler in the sun is a rare occurrence, all the moreso with fresh snow underfoot. Here’s an ode to the days when hiking up Harmony is more efficient and faster than waiting in…

Canines doing what they love in the Iditarod, the legendary sled dog race.

Spotlight on sled dogs in Whistler

It seems ironic that a year ago this week the eyes of the world were on our town, as we collected to mourn the passing of Nodar Kumaritashvili, and united to celebrate our…

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Banff Film Festival climbs into Whistler

Ladies and gentlemen of the outdoor world, the climbing pantheon, the local ‘ardcore, the skibums and the dirtbags, ice addicts and powder junkies, let it be known that the Best of the Banff…

Skinning out through Lower Symphony on a storm day this November. Don't lose this!

Blast Zones: Garibaldi Access

A chilling very important letter came through the Pique from Anton Horvath for Whistler Blackcomb Ski Patrol on December 1st. The entire copy is below. In short, Whistler Mountain Ski Patrol is closing…

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whistler opening day ..

So how was your opening day? Did you stand in line for hours only to get core shots instead of face shots? Or did you time your hike and hit the blower pow…

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Barry Blanchard: size your soul

Yes indeed, Canadian alpinist Barry Blanchard is giving a talk and slide presentation this upcoming Saturday, November 13th at Millenium Place here in Whistler. He’ll be recounting tales from climbing trips to the…

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Inspiring tidbits: Spearhead Range

I was fortunate the other day to spend some time with some of our mountain elders. I wanted to learn more about the Spearhead and Fitzsimmons ranges and some of their history, at…

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