It was first settled by Europeans in the 1860's.
Today, it is world renowned as a premium site for outdoor sports, primarily skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, luge, skeleton, and bobsledding. It is also known for the high population of British and Australian residents, its pictaresque pedestrian village, luxurious mountain resorts and spas, and for the high number of bears in the area.
People Born in Whistler
Whistler in People's Lives
Sarah Gadon: I traveled here in 2010 to film scenes of the movie Dream House.