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7 Whistler Fall Activities.

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The air feels cooler, the leaves are falling from the trees and the rain starts to fall as the seasons change. If you have a trip planned to Whistler, do not fear, there are many an all-weather adventure in our mountain town.

RZR Tours Fall

1. RZR Tours

It’s what these machines are made for… Splash through large puddles, get a little muddy and explore the Whistler backcountry at the same time. We’ll provide the gear so you don’t need to worry about your clothes getting soaked. Tours leave at multiple times through the day from 2-2.5 hours round trip with the option for beginner or intermediate. 2 seater and 4 seater RZR’s available for families or those who just want to take in the sights as a passenger.

Escape Room Whistler

2. Escape! Whistler

Escape! Whistler challenges groups to test their minds and teamwork skills to solve their way out of a room within a set amount of time. There are three rooms to choose from with a fourth (& new) room opening this fall, they vary in difficulty and each have a unique theme which tests different minds. You’ll have 45 minutes to figure out your escape with clues available, undoubtedly a great challenge that will have you coming back for more!

Treetop Adventure Course

3. Treetop Adventure Course

Get ready to play on this incredibly unique aerial tree course! With over 70 elements ranging from mild to wild, it’s the perfect adventure to share with the whole family. The Treetop Adventure Course is located in the dense forest of Cougar Mountain giving players some shelter from the elements. Tours depart daily at multiple times through the day.

Forged Axe Throwing

4. Forged Axe Throwing

Whether you’re a first timer looking to try axe throwing, an experienced timber sports veteran, or a competitor in our Monday night league, Forged is your spot for axe throwing in Whistler! Forged Axe Throwing is located in Function Junction, right next door to Coast Mountain Brewery. Advanced bookings recommended.

Scandinave Spa Whistler

5. Scandinave Spa

The fall can also be a time of recovery from an active summer. If your muscles and bones need some reprieve before winter, treat your body to some rejuvenation at the Scandinave Spa. Just a few minutes north of the village, this property feels like walking into a secret mountain oasis of relaxation with outdoor pools surrounded by towering trees. Reservations are not required for bath access, however they are required for massages.

Superfly Ziplines Whistler

6. Superfly Ziplines

Feel free as a bird, as you fly through the forest on an exhilarating zipline adventure. Superfly Ziplines unique system allows two guests to ride side-by-side, each on their own cable making it an incredible scenic experience for the whole family. Tours depart daily, advanced bookings recommended.

Audain Art Museum

7. Audain Art Museum

The Audain Art Museum is Whistler’s newest cultural hot spot. Located by the Village, this iconic building houses a permanent collection of artworks from British Columbia, and hosts exhibitions from leading museums around the world. Check the link for the latest exhibition or combine visiting this museum with a Fall For Arts event.

Whistler Village Beer Festival.

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The 5th Whistler Village Beer Festival is this weekend, Sept 13-17 2017.

Beer in the mountains – it just feels right. 2017 marks the 5th anniversary of the Whistler Village Beer Festival. In celebration, all Saturday Main Event tickets grant festival-goers access to the grounds on BOTH Saturday and Sunday.
The main event happens on Saturday & Sunday at the Whistler Olympic Plaza, there will be 60 breweries to choose from, live music and food on site. In addition check out other WVBF events happening from Weds, Sept 13th on here.

As one of Whistler Beer Fest’s activity sponsors, enjoy 25% off Flex Pass tickets with the code TAG. Ticket link here.

We’ll be at the festival all weekend, offering high-fives and discounted rates for WVBF ticket holders. See you there!

50% off for Local Staff Parties this Fall.

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Adventure is the best reward – 50% off for local staff parties this fall.

It’s been a long summer of working hard, reward your team with a staff party full of adventure with The Adventure Group. We’re offering 50% off for businesses in the Sea to Sky corridor for the following activities:

Superfly Ziplines. Regular Rate: $149 /Adult – Staff Party Rate: $74.50 /Adult
2 Hour RZR Tours. Regular Rate: $219 /RZR – Staff Party Rate: $109.50 /RZR. *RZRs can hold 2 people.
Treetop Adventure Course. Regular Rate: $59 /Adult – Staff Party Rate: $29.50 /Adult
Wedge Rafting Green River. Regular Rate: $109 /Adult – Staff Party Rate: $54.50 /Adult. *Water level dependant.

To enquire or to book contact Luke Snyder: 604 932 0647 or [email protected].
Valid for Monday – Friday reservations only. Reservation dates must be after September 4th 2017.

Forged Axe Throwing, Now at Cougar Mountain.

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Forged Axe Throwing are setting up a 2 lane mobile axe throwing hall at Cougar Mountain this summer!

Forged Axe Throwing at Cougar Mountain

Learn to throw an axe while on site at Cougar mountain with Forged! During these action packed 20 minute sessions you will learn how to throw an axe safely, hit those bullseyes, and how to compete in the sport of axe throwing. Anyone over 10 years old is welcome to participate in this truly unique experience that will have you competing against your friends in no time.

Starting Thursday, July 20th 2017 Forged will be at Cougar Mountain daily. $20 a session (around 20 minutes.)

For more details on Forged Axe Throwing >> forgedaxe.ca

#TakeMeToWhistler – Photo Contest.

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This summer, win an unforgettable trip to Whistler with The Adventure Group & Four Seasons Resort Whistler.
Submit your adventure photo* for a chance to win a Whistler summer vacation.

Grand prize includes (for 2 people):

1 Night’s stay at Four Seasons Resort Whistler
Choice of 2 of 4 activities from The Adventure Group, Whistler:

  1. Superfly Ziplines
  2. RZR Tours
  3. Treetop Adventure Course
  4. Whitewater Rafting

To enter, it’s easy:
1. Like The Adventure Group Whistler & Four Seasons Resort Whistler on Facebook.
2. Submit your photo here: 1.shortstack.com/9jRdn0

*Adventure photo guidelines: No R-Rated content in photos, these photos will be rejected and do not count as an entry. Photos must be taken outside doing adventurous activities to be entered into the contest.

Terms & conditions here.
Winner announced August 14th, 2017.

Treetop Adventure Course Open.

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Longer days, warmer sunshine, lack of crowds and an array of activities to choose from at The Adventure Group. Summer is coming!

Challenge yourself this weekend on the Treetop Adventure Course, opening Saturday, May 20th. Discover natures playground, suspended 60 feet above the forest floor. Scramble around a challenging series of wobbly crossings and obstacles, swing through trees and climb nets to the tree tops.

Here’s a sneak peak of what you’ll get up to; watch the video.

The perfect adventure to share with family and friends for only $59/Adult and $29/Child.

Contact us to book.

Introducing the Treetop Season Pass.

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You’re one step away from unlimited access to Whistler’s only Treetop Adventure Course.

Introducing the Treetop Adventure Season Pass. For $99 get unlimited access to the Treetop Adventure Course at Cougar Mountain all summer long, plus 20% off for any additional guests that join you.

For less than the cost of two visits, challenge yourself and interact with Whistler’s backcountry. Featuring over 70 different obstacles from rope swings to balance beams that reach heights of up to 60 feet above the forest floor.

    Passholder Benefits:

      Unlimited access to the Treetop Adventure Course for the whole summer season.
      20% off for additional guests travelling with the passholder.
      20% off The Adventure Group, Superfly Ziplines & Wedge Rafting retail merchandise.
      10% off additional activities booked with The Adventure Group, Superfly Ziplines or Wedge Rafting.
    Conditions:

      Valid May 2017 – October 2017.
      No blackout dates.
      Non-transferrable.
      Must bring photo-ID to collect pass and book onto Treetop Adventure Course.
      20% discount for additional guests cannot be combined with any other offers or discounts incl. twilight pricing.
      Must book onto an existing tour.

Sign Up: Contact our team on 604 932 0647 or email [email protected].

Treetop Adventure Race at Go Fest 2016.

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The Treetop Adventure Race at Go Fest 2016 – May 21st and 22nd.

Get involved in the great outdoors at this years Go Fest on our Treetop Adventure Course. On May 21st and 22nd compete in the Treetop Adventure Race for your chance to win a Superfly Ziplines adventure.

There are over 70 different obstacles in the Treetop Adventure Course which builds up in levels as you progress through the course. You will take on balance beams, rope swings into cargo nets and ziplines which will progressively get harder and higher off the forest floor as you move through.
Start in the green section where you will be timed up until you reach the blue section, fastest time in the group wins Superfly Ziplines.

$59 per person.
Races take place on May 21st & 22nd and start at 9am.

For more information check out the Go Fest event here.

To book, call our team on 604 932 0647. *No online bookings for this event.

A little bit about Go Fest.

The third annual, Whistler’s Great Outdoors Festival (GO Fest) returns on the Victoria Day Long Weekend. Spend four days trying different outdoors activities and products in a beautiful outdoor setting. Get outside and celebrate the convergence of summer and winter at GO Fest, May 20–23, 2016.

For full details of Go Fest’s events, activities and music schedule, check out the website here.

#GoFest2016

The Adventure Group Wins ‘Service Excellence Large Business’ Award.

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The Whistler Service Excellence Awards took place last week at the Westin Resort & Spa. Hosted by the Whistler Chamber of Commerce, the Awards honour excellence in the areas of service, innovation, sustainability, outstanding leadership in the arts, business and community service.

The Adventure Group, Summit Lodge Boutique & Spa and Whistler Premier were nominated for the ‘Service Excellence Large Business Award’. These Whistler businesses have industry-leading service delivery and have made an impact on the Whistler guest experience. They have introduced and implemented service strategies that allow them to deliver exceptional customer service and consistently exceed customers’ expectations.

The Adventure Group was recognized as the winner of the ‘Service Excellence Large Business’ award. Joey Houssian, CEO of The Adventure Group took his entire senior team on stage to accept the award. Houssian commented, ‘It’s an incredible honour to accept this award on behalf of The Adventure Group, we are humbled and very proud to be recognized by the Chamber and the community of Whistler as being best in class for our service.” Joey Houssian’s acceptance speech was a heartwarming thanks to an amazing team.

Founded by longtime Whistler resident, Joey Houssian, The Adventure Group is an activity and experience provider specializing in ziplines, river rafting, treetop adventures, RZRs, snowmobiles and snowshoeing. The Adventure Group owns and operates Superfly Ziplines, the most spectacular ziplines in the world and Wedge Rafting, Canada’s largest white water rafting company. With a rustic but chic base camp 10 minutes from Whistler Village and a committed attention to detail, The Adventure Group has become an institution for adventure with an international reputation.

For more information on adventures or to book contact: 1.855.824.9955 or [email protected]

Cover shot photo credit: Summit Lodge Boutique & Spa