Carleton Lodge Blog

Whistler offers great Ski and Snowboard lessons

By Sundial | Published February 2nd, 2012

Heading to Whistler to ski and snowboard this winter? To enjoy the full potential of the largest skiable terrain in North America, why not take a lesson! With its new “MAX4” group lesson, Whistler Blackcomb is offering a very personalized and affordable product. Enjoy the benefits of a small-sized group of same ability skiers or…

Canoeing in Whistler

By Sundial | Published August 4th, 2011

Among all the things to do in Whistler, one of my favourite has to be hopping in a canoe with friends and go paddling one of the many rivers surrounding our small paradise town, of Whistler. A local’s favourite is the River of Golden Dreams, located only 10 minutes away from the village. You can…

Stay this June and be entered to win a Dream Weekend in Whistler!

By Sundial | Published June 2nd, 2011

This June is shaping up to be a great month to enjoy many of the activities Whistler has to offer and a stay at the Carleton Lodge could earn you a Whistler Dream Weekend Grand Prize. All guests, whom stay at the Carleton Lodge, during the month of June 2011, will be automatically entered into…

Walking with Whistler Bears

By Sundial | Published May 30th, 2011

If you go in to the woods today you’re in for a big surprise! The popular children’s’ rhyme “Teddy Bears Picnic” may have been inspired in Whistler! I have spent the last 8 months from October 2010 to May 2011 living on the out skirts of Whistler Village and although I haven’t seen any Whistler…

Peak 2 Peak Update

By Sundial | Published May 25th, 2011

So you made it to Whistler, after coming along beautiful Highway 99 and seeing the wonderful landscape that is displayed before you: rugged mountains, enormous trees, pristine waters in Lions Bay, and depending when you are travelling, an unbelievable sunset over Garibladi peak, or sunrise on the calm, shiny waters of Porteau Cove… Well, this…

Fishing Update

By Sundial | Published May 14th, 2011

Did you know Whistler was originally a popular fishing resort? It was fishing that drew the first tourists to Whistler, to Rainbow Lodge on Alta Lake to cast for trout. In fact; Whistler’s original name was Alta Lake Fishing Resort. As much as Whistler has become the best place to ski in North America and…

Golf Update

By Sundial | Published May 5th, 2011

It’s spring in Whistler and golf season is almost upon us!  The Whistler Golf Club Driving Range is already open and the course is scheduled to tee off on Saturday May 14th!  This par 71 Arnold Palmer course has a great variety of holes, from open and spacious to tight and forested.  A quick 10…

Biker’s Update

By Sundial | Published April 25th, 2011

Spring has definitely kicked-off in Whistler, and it is finally time to get the bikes out! Whistler’s world-famous Mountain Bike Park is opening on May 20th! Felling like riding, but maybe not paying for Bike Park tickets? There are plenty of single-track mountain bike trails available for free in the surrounding Valley, and there is…

It’s Still Snowing in Whistler!

By Sundial | Published April 5th, 2011

It’s April 5th, 2011 and we are still recieving snow in Whistler Village!  The ski conditions are great and the end of the ski season is fast approaching.  If you would like to take advantage of these great conditions be sure to book your Whistler Village Accommodation at the Carleton Lodge.  The spacious apartments will…

Happy Carleton Lodge Guest

By Sundial | Published March 17th, 2011

The Carleton Lodge is the closest Whistler village accommodation to both the Whistler and Blackcomb Mountain gondolas. The generously appointed apartment style suites allow you to move right in and feel instantly at home. Take some time to get to know our units by watching our amazing room videos. Latest customer testimonial: “My family and…

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