Background Photo Credit: Tourism Whistler / Mike Crane
Visitors to Whistler, BC, Canada are often amazed by the pristine white Coast Mountain slopes and breathtaking natural beauty. Locals like to point out that they want to keep it that way, with community initiatives encouraging the preservation of one of Canada's most beautiful locations.
Warm summers and icy winters mean a variety of outdoor activities are available year round, from hiking and fishing in summer to skiing and snowboarding in winter. Whistler Village and Whistler Creekside are packed full of reminders that the 2010 Winter Olympics were held here, and there's still plenty for visitors to enjoy today.