20 reasons why you should move to Whistler right now

1. You can ski and snowboard at the biggest resort in North America.

Snowboarding in Whistler 2012 - 2014

2. And have people like this to inspire you.

World Ski and Snowboard Festival, 2013/14

3. You don’t need to see the Coca Cola advert on TV to know it’s Christmas.

Whistler Village, 2012/13

4. Snow is super romantic.

Whistler Village, 2013/14

5. And hockey is way better than football.

Whistler Village, 2014

6. There are friendly black bears everywhere in summer.

Whistler Village, 2013

7. Just don’t let them into your house.

Whistler Village, 2014

8. You can test your skills in the bike park.

Whistler Village, 2013

9. Or fly down some of the highest and longest ziplines in the world.

TAG Summer, 2013

10. And snowmobile to the top of a mountain.

TAG Winter, 2012/13

11. The Peak 2 Peak gondola is the highest in the world, the glass bottom car is worth the wait.

Snowboarding in Whistler 2012 - 2014

12. You can bungee jump for a lot less money than you can in New Zealand.

Whistler Bungee, #6

13. And sleep in a yurt.

TAG Winter 2013/14

14. And float down the River of Golden Dreams.

Alta Lake, 2013

15. Every lake is incredibly beautiful.

Lost Lake, 2014

16. It’s hard to believe places like this even exist in real life.

3 Day Camping Trip: Day 1 to Garibaldi Lake, 2014

17. Camping is one of the best things to do.

Callaghan Lake, 2014

18. Every hike has something amazing to see.

Hiking to Russet Lake: High Note Trail

19. If you don’t want to hike you can just hop on a plane and see how beautiful everything is from the air.

Above Whistler, 2014

20. Or just stay in the village, there is always something going on.

Whistler Village, 2013

I could probably think of a hundred more reasons why Whistler is such an incredible place, but you should check it out for yourself. Yes flights are expensive and lift tickets are astronomical, but it’s worth it. Especially if you’re lucky enough to live there for a year or two like I was.

Feel free to leave a comment below if you can think of something that should be added to the list!

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