Summer Activities – Whistler Blackcomb

Whistler Blackcomb is a beautiful summer destination, and one of the top resorts in the world. For help or information with any Whistler Blackcomb activities, including bike rentals, Ziptrek Ecotours and Whistler ATV, please email us directly at concierge@alohawhistler.com, and we can assist in all your booking needs for you and your group! Below are some great Whistler summer activities to enjoy while staying in Whistler.

BIKE RENTALS AND TRAILS

Whistler Sports Rentals is an independent, locally owned and operated in Whistler, BC rental and repair store. Based in both Blackcomb and Whistler Village, they have a great range of bikes, from valley trail explorers to carbon downhill bikes! To receive your Aloha guest discount, click here. Why not to get the adrenaline pumping at the Whistler bike park. cruise through 46km of the valley trail or try variety of cross country trails around the Lost Lake! For more information on the most popular local trail, ask us or visit this guide.

ZIPTREK ECOTOURS

Ziptrek Ecotours is an award winning ecological curriculum, with the highest, longest, and most ziplines around! The Sasquatch is the longest zipline in Canada and USA. Ziplining through old growth temperate rainforest, your journey happens via a combination of suspension bridges, treetop observation platforms, ground based trails and ziplines. Tours available from ages 6 years old and up. This is a fabulous experience any time of year! Book now and use promo code ‘RCAWA’ to receive 10% off your tour.

PEAK TO PEAK GONDOLA

Ride the Guinness Book of World Records-holder for the longest and highest lift, connecting the peaks of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Spanning the distance between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains, the Guinness World Record-breaking PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola provides an unparalleled perspective of British Columbia’s rooftop and incomparable views of towering volcanic peaks, coastal rainforests, and ancient glaciers. Disembark and the experience is far from over. The PEAK 2 PEAK Gondola is just one part of the PEAK 2 PEAK 360 Experience. Enjoy Mounat Feast at the to of Whistler in the evening or go hiking and explore the area during the day including newest addition – The Suspension Bridge!

GOLF

Amazing playing condition in fresh mountain air, where the golf courses are close to spas, fine dining, and other outdoor activities. Choose from number of different courses withing the Sea to Sky Region, all courses are open from the end of April until late October. Whistler is home to four award-winning golf courses designed by internationally-renowned architects and players Jack Nicklaus, Robert Trent Jones Jr., Arnold Palmer and Robert Cupp. Taking full advantage of rugged Coast Mountain surroundings, these expert course architects have helped make Whistler a world-class golf destination famous for challenging play and spectacular scenery.

WHISTLER ATV

Voted ‘Whistler’s Best Backcountry ATV Tours’, Whistler ATV is the way to go to explore the surrounding Whistler mountains. Offering a full range of ATV tours for all ages and abilities, Whistler ATV will ensure you make the most of your vacation with selection a selection of trails through enchanting forest and single track terrain. Use promo code “alohaguest” to get your 10% discount!

HARBOUR AIR

Experience Whistler’s ultimate lift ticket with one of our most breathtaking seaplane tours. Whistler sure is the most beautiful place and seeing it from the air will be a sight you never forget. Offering 20 minute sightseeing tours, through to a 2 hour alpine lake landing package.  With growing success and an increasing demand on both commuting and touring service, the company quickly expanded over the years adding daily, frequently-scheduled flights between Vancouver and the Lower Mainland, Vancouver Island, the Gulf Islands, the Sunshine Coast and Whistler.

HIKING IN WHISTLER

During the summer months, the snow melts away to reveal an outdoor playground for mountain bikers, hikers, and other adventure seekers. Depending on how much time you want to spend outside equipment needs can be minimal and planning as simple as finding and following a path. There are many trails to explore throughout the Whistler Valley. Click here for a map with all the trail head locations!

WHISTLER BEAR SAFARI

Leave the crowds of Whistler village behind as you adventure into the wild in style in one of the world’s most capable 4×4 vehicles. This intimate excursion focuses on the Whistler Olympic Park resident black bears and their cubs, as well as the famed 2010 Olympic venue itself. With after-hours access to the Olympic Park and exclusive privilege to drive on the 2010 Olympic Legacy Trail network, guests will experience amazing private lookouts, lakes, waterfalls, wildlife, bear dens and a once in a lifetime view from the top of the Olympic ski jumps. Don’t miss this amazing opportunity and contact us to reserve a tour today!

VALLEA LUMINA

A multimedia night walk through an enchanted forest in pursuit of hidden wonders to explore with your family. Join a twilight expedition to explore its mysterious beaut – multimedia experience invites guests into an enchanting universe, inspired by Whistler’s unparalleled natural beauty and local culture. Vallea Lumina is a pathway through an old-growth forest that will take visitors of all ages on a magical night walk in pursuit of hidden wonders, telling a story that unfolds in chapters along the way. A wonderful evening family activity which will exceed your expectations.

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