Summer concert photo: Mike Crane
Whistler Presents Summer Concert Series announced

Municipality to celebrate 40th anniversary. More

Sprinkling photo Mike Crane
Sprinkling regulations in effect until September 30

Odd numbered addresses can sprinkle on Wednesdays and Saturdays and even numbered houses on Thursdays and Sundays. Sprinkling hours are 4 a.m.–9 a.m. and 7 p.m.–10 p.m. More

campfire regulations
No campfires allowed due to fire danger rating!

For more details about fire regulations, as well as the local fire danger rating and how to apply for a Fire Permit, click here.

Emily Carr University of Art + Design Summer Studio
Emily Carr University of Art + Design Summer Studio for Teens in Whistler from August 10–19

Sign up is available online. More

Fire truck

Take simple steps to protect your property and Whistler from wildfire.

Find out more about free yard waste dropoffs and burning garden debris More

Alpine Meadows Water Quality Improvement Project

Welcome to Whistler

Nestled in the Coast Mountains, only 40 kilometres inland from the Pacific Ocean, and 120 kilometres from one of Canada's largest urban centres, Whistler provides a Canadian west coast mountain experience with snowy winters and moderate temperatures.The Resort Municipality of Whistler is Whistler’s local government led by an elected council and administered by an executive team and staff on behalf of 9,824 residents and two million annual visitors.


  • Whistler's fire danger rating is high. Please report any fires or smoke to the Whistler Fire Rescue Service More
  • The bears are awake in Whistler. Please store garbage safely and report any bears near buildings to 604-905-BEAR More
  • Interested in driving conditions? Visit Drive BC for live updates regarding Highway 99, or listen to Mountain FM on 102.1 More
  • The Sea to Sky trail is now open and a footbridge has been installed over Rethel Creek in the Wedge area north of Green Lake.

Whistler has so much to offer in the summer from beaches to trails and waterways.  Every...

Water safety photo: Justa Jeskova
July 2, 2015

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, Vancouver Symphony Orchestral Institute at Whistler, Emily Carr...

Whistler Today
June 26, 2015

Mayor and officials from Whistler’s sister city Karuizawa to be guests of honour at event...

Vancouver Symphony Orchestra photo: Mike Crane, Tourism Whistler
June 25, 2015

The Emily Carr University of Art & Design (ECUAD) Summer Studio for Teens will run in...

Emily Carr Studio