Winter 101

Welcome to winter in Whistler! Visitors and residents can enjoy a full slate of free and ticketed winter activities and holiday season events in Whistler Village throughout the winter season. 

Outdoor skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza. Photo by Mike Crane
Skating at Whistler Olympic Plaza

Skate outdoors with your family and friends, surrounded by breathtaking scenery, the twinkle of festive lights and the Olympic rings. Learn more.

Family Apres at Whistler Olympic Plaza. Photo by Mike Crane
Family Apres

Whistler knows how to après and now the whole family can celebrate a great day on the slopes with even more fun at Whistler Olympic Plaza. Learn more.

Cross country skiing at Lost Lake. Photo by Toshi Kawano.
Lost Lake Cross Country Skiing

Lost Lake offers 25 km of cross country trails and 15 km of snowshoe trails with incredible views of Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains. Learn more.

Valley Trail

Whistler's Valley Trail offers kilometres of outdoor recreation during the winter months. Find out more about snow cleared and groomed sections. Learn more.

Whistler Village in the winter image by Mike Crane
Winter Festivities

During the winter months, municipal staff add special touches to make Whistler feel like a winter wonderland. Learn more.

Whistler Holiday Experience image by Mike Crane
Family Holiday Activities

There are no shortage of ways to get in the holiday spirit in Whistler, regardless of the weather conditions. Learn more.

Thank you to the Province of British Columbia for making many of these activities possible through the Resort Municipality Initiative, including Family Après, Whistler Holiday Experience and Whistler New Year’s Eve.