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... the update. It's been a pretty full on few weeks that's for sure! My next little bit of excitement is Ro is coming to visit! In about a month she is coming to stay for a month!! I'm so excited! For someone who I met in the first few days in Whistler, we are killing it as bestest pals. We have such a bromance going on. And I call it a bromance because we are both pretty chilled out chicks!! Anyway that will mean that the next post will also be very large! But for now... Peace out Brussel sprouts ...
... On reading about it before, I thought "Oh yeah, worth a look" WOW it was amazing. Over 75,000 signposts erected on thousands of poles to make up walls of the forest. I said to Kevin that it reminded me of Gnomesville. You can wander and wander and see different signs everytime. Visitors are encouraged to leave a sign marking their visit and we did see 2 Australian ones - one from Queensland and the other from Melbourne. We didn't have a sign to leave so wrote on the star on ...
... I am about to get in the car and head off on my 2 hour journey. Wish me luck, the roads are icy too.
I have just arrived at Whistler Mountain and the weather is superb. The mountain has a lot of snow dumped on it in the last couple of days but today it is blue skies and it's looking like its going to be the same all week. I am about ...
... and stages, and explored the twin resorts of Whistler and Blackcomb before heading off for a walk in the Lost Lake area which is the main cross country skiing zone during Winter. Saw fresh bear droppings, though the only live bear we saw was from the bus later in the day. It was all lovely and very picturesque with the snow covered mountains as the backdrop everywhere you looked.
The bus picked us all up at the appointed time, and we stopped at a number of sights on the ...
... are often seen around the golf course (I guess they like the nice green grass). The photos she had taken were from quite a distance as she was on the Valley Trail footpath and the bear was at the other side of the golf course. She suggested that after lunch we go for a walk along the same path and look for bears! I was keen for this as 8 months in Canada and I have not seen a single bear (or moose) yet! We said goodbye to Andy and headed off. We bumped ...
Other places to stay in Whistler
4050 Whistler Way, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $126
- We loved the Hilton Whistler!
- Good Experience
- Nicely renovated hotel in good location
4005 Whistler Way, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $93
4154 Village Green, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Stayed 4th Jan for fortnight
- Spot on!
- Great location, good service
4899 Painted Cliff Road, Whistler | Hotelfrom $98
- Comfortable and homey
- Don't Stay Here
- Good for a family vacation
2036 London Lane, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $120
- FANTASTIC accommodation and location
- A GREAT deal for families! We LOVED it!
- Turn DOWN the music!
4121 Village Green, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $92
- Great location, nice and quiet and good value.
- Good for the budget traveller
- Disapointing place
4429 Sundial Place, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $91
2202 Gondola Way, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $146
- Great spot for a quiet, luxury ski trip!
- Awesome location at a great price!
2131 Lake Placid Road, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $162
4359 Main Street, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $99
- Surpassed my expectations.
- Dog Friendly & Fantastic Spa
- Great stay in an expensive place
4417 Sundial Place, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $90
- Everyone else is wrong...
- Awesome Stay
- Great hotel/Great Powder
4220 Gateway Drive, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $85
4319 Main Street, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Value!
- Very pleased
- Good value for money
4325 Northlands Blvd., Whistler | Hotelfrom $97
4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $129
- What an experience
- Great Hotel!
2020 LONDON LANE, Whistler | 3 star hotelfrom $143
4211 Village Square, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $296
4122 Village Green, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $91
- Funky, hip, designer hotel with great service
- Trendy? Chic?
- Loved the Adara
4800 Spearhead Drive, Whistler | Hotelfrom $118
4365 Northlands Blvd, Whistler | Hotelfrom $162
Whistler | Hotelfrom $245
4340 Sundial Crescent, Whistler | 4 star hotelfrom $82
4341 Village Lane, Whistler | Hotelfrom $118