Pique Newsmagazine

Statistics show a strong rebound for B.C.’s tourism industry in 2022

As visitor numbers trend ever closer to pre-pandemic levels in B.C., its tourism industry’s labour force isn’t recovering at quite the same rate. “We picked up a lot of momentum after many of the...

How will Whistler’s foreign homebuyer ban exemption impact the resort?

When news first emerged last spring of Ottawa’s looming ban on foreign home sales, alarm bells sounded in Whistler, as they did in other resort communities that tend to attract well-heeled...

New Creekside lifts won't be ready for opening day, Whistler Blackcomb confirms

With Red Chair 'further along' than gondola due to shipping delays, free shuttles between Creekside and Village will aim to help ease congestion

Whistler Blackcomb to open Nov. 24

Vail Resorts also announces lift ticket sales will be limited every day to prevent crowding on mountain

Vancouver Coastal Health warns of possible hepatitis A exposure at two Whistler restaurants

Public health officials advise people who dined at Araxi Restaurant + Oyster Bar or Il Caminetto from July 4 to 20 to monitor for symptoms, but say the risk of transmission is low.

Draft hosting concept unveiled for B.C.’s proposed 2030 Olympic bid

The plan would see Whistler host alpine skiing, sliding and Nordic events during the Indigenous-led Games

Proposed Mt. Meager geothermal plant takes another step towards operating

The Meager Creek Development Corporation is inching closer to breaking ground on a new geothermal power plant in the Pemberton area

As public support dips, the push for a Vancouver/Whistler 2030 Olympic bid presses on

For Whistler’s Olympic legacy venues, the timing would be ‘just about right’

All Whistler adults are now eligible to receive COVID-19 vaccines

All adults who live or work in Whistler are now eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccine, Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) announced Sunday, April 11. The health authority said locals and employees aged...

Whistler skier wins international GoPro Challenge

Evan Macalister’s backflip is featured in new video—to the tune of $20,000