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Summer Activities

Endless Opportunities to get Outside

As most Whistlerites will tell you, summer is the real reason to live in Whistler. During the summer, Whistler and Blackcomb’s endless miles of trails, draw hikers and mountain bikers from around the world. Whistler also boasts four championship, designer courses including the Robert Trent Jones, Jr. masterpiece course at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler Golf Course, which is located just down the hill from the Blackcomb Springs Suites.

Nearby the hotel itself is access to the walking and biking options of Lost Lake park as well as the nearby valley trail access to many of the local lakes and parks. At the Blackcomb Springs Suites, you are just a free shuttle ride into Whistler Village to enjoy the shops, cultural attractions and restaurants nearby. Be sure to catch the Farmer’s Market at the base of Blackcomb Mountain which takes place every Sunday throughout summer and offers amazing artisan crafts as well as and food booths and fresh fruits and vegetables.

Popular Summer Activities in Whistler

  • Lakes, beaches & parks
  • Walks & Hikes
  • Mountain Biking
  • Canoeing & Kayaking
  • White-water rafting
  • Ziplining
  • Helicopter tours
  • Frisbee golf
  • Lake fishing
  • Black Bear viewing tours
  • Championship golf
  • Peak to Peak gondola sightseeing
  • Via Ferrata
  • Floatplane tours

Mountain Biking

Whether you’ve come to watch the world-class professional riders compete during August’s Crankworx Whistler Mountain Bike Festival or you’re looking to have the most fun you can have on your own two knobby wheels, Whistler is a mountain biker’s paradise. Explore the well-maintained trails on the mountains or head to the world-class Mountain Bike Park, which offers trails for both newbies and experienced bikers.