Summer Adventures in Whistler- Top Things To Do

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Whistler, British Columbia takes outdoor adventure to a whole new level, especially in the summer! There are tons of Whistler summer activities and events just waiting to be explored this summer. So what are you waiting for? Start planning your summer adventure to Whistler with Blackcomb Peaks and get the best rate with no booking fees!

Summer Adventure in Whistler

Something to get excited about. Take a  look at our list of top things to do in Whistler this summer:

Fly Through the Sky on a Gondola Ride


You can get some pretty spectacular views of Whistler Alpine anywhere you are, but the best way to see the area is from above! Peak to Peak sightseeing offers unbelievable views of the mountains, glaciers and rainforests of the area on the 11 minute journey that carries you 1,427 feet above the valley floor! More info here.

Bear Viewing Tours 

Travel across meadows and streams in a 4x4 vehicle with an experienced guide and view, not only Whistler’s black bears, but birds, deer and coyote as well. Learn about the local flora and fauna, and wildlife conservation and sustainability too! This is an experience you won’t want to miss.

Worca Toonie Rides

biking whistler

The (Whistler Off Road Cycling Association) group bike ride for locals and tourists alike, happens every Thursday during the summer. It’s a fun and active way to see the beauty of the area and you are helping maintain the trail with your $2 entrance fee. Races are open to all ages and all abilities. Don’t miss out on this unique Whistler experience! More here. 

Go Kayaking on the River of Golden Dreams

Take a kayak out on the river of Golden Dreams. This mellow river connects two lakes and is the perfect easy route for beginners. The river takes you through some gorgeous scenery that includes forest, wetlands, mountains and wildflowers. For more info, contact Blackcomb Peaks concierge service direct.

Enjoy Free Outdoor Concerts on Warm Summer Nights

Whistler Olympic Plaza

This is a Whistler summer activity you don’t want to miss. Throughout the summer be entertained by the free outdoor summer concert series that takes place in the Whistler Olympic Plaza from May through September. There’s something for everyone from classical to folk. Make a night of it and bring a blanket, snacks and beverages to enjoy during the show. See schedule here.


Experience one of the best eco-adventures around. Fly through British Columbia’s forests, 200 hundred feet above the ground in this thrilling ride. More here.

Stay with Blackcomb Peaks at Valhalla 37

Blackcomb Peaks

This residential style, 2.5 bedroom / 2.5 bathroom home  sleeps 8 and is located in the Valhalla townhome complex in Whistler Village North. It features a cozy living/kitchen area with a gas fireplace, and a patio with BBQ. Its perfect location is just a short walk from Whistler village, the Valley trail (perfect for biking & walking) and the Whistler base with gondolas running up both Whistler & Blackcomb Mountains.

For best rates on on vacation rentals in the Whistler area, always remember to book direct with Blackcomb Peaks.

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