Cypress Mountain opens Friday! Grouse and Seymour opening soon…

It has been a wild, wet and stormy in the Pacific Northwest with many of us feeling a wee bit miserable at what has been a very soggy and dark week. This weather is really not all doom and gloom at all, as at this time of year if the wet stuff is falling on…

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Big Bus Hop on Hop off Winter Hours & Vantage Whistler Winter tours

The BIG BUS Hop on, Hop off sightseeing tours have officially switched to their Winter hours and routes as of mid October 2015. The frequency of these tours will be every 60 minutes every day with the first buses leaving at 9.15am and the final routes at 3.15pm. The closest stop to the Sunset Inn…

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North Shore mountains have opened early for Ski Season in Vancouver

Ski season has come exceptionally early to Vancouver all thanks to an early colder snap of weather that is more akin to December and January. After a very soggy October November came by and started to dry out with gorgeous clear and sunny skies to grace the city – this does come at a price…

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Swimming Pools and Beaches that you must visit!

Summer officially began on June 21st up here in the Northern Hemisphere – so its a good time to tell you about the excellent beaches and swimming pools you can enjoy! SUNSET BEACH Our namesake Beach is just a short 5 minute walk down the hill from the hotel. At Sunset Beach you get to…

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Want to see Vancouver, Victoria and Whistler but short on days….Follow our lead here….

As the seasons starts to get that little bit busier throughout April we find that many of our visiting guests are generally here for a few short days. In most peoples minds there is never really enough time to get any sort of sightseeing done, and, if the weather is not too good is it…

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Springtime in Vancouver……Part 2 – Activities to explore.

NORTH SHORE MOUNTAINS AND ACTIVITIES IN SPRING Some of you may have heard that Vancouver just received a considerable amount of snowfall over the weekend although accumulations were at a premium in the downtown area, this was not the case for the rest of the greater Vancouver area. This comes as welcome relief for the…

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The mountains have a dusting of snow…Time to think about the North Shore Mountain Ski Resorts!

Earlier in the week Vancouver witnessed the very first dusting of snow high up on the peaks of the North Shore mountains that overlook the city. It’s a nice change to see first hand the beginnings of the impending Winter that will be soon upon us in over a month and half’s time, and we…

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Enjoy the great outdoors & the spectacular scenery in and around Vancouver…

The Summer season is here so that means its time to get out there and explore the best scenery that the local surroundings have to offer… THE NORTH SHORE and WALKING/HIKING TRAILS The cities of North Vancouver, West Vancouver and Deep Cove are truly quite specalur areas to visit when you are coming to Vancouver….

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Beaches and outdoor Swimming Pools.

The city of Vancouver is surrounded by many gorgeous beaches for you to enjoy, as the season starts to heat up we want to share with you the very best of Vancouver Beaches, swimming pools (Indoor and Out) and other aquatic related centers for all the family to enjoy. VANCOUVER BEACHES Downtown Vancouver/Stanley Park SUNSET…

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Sports in Vancouver

If you are a fan of Sport, take a look at the most popular Sporting venues and click on their respective links for any events. ICE HOCKEY (NHL) VANCOUVER CANUCKS are the Senior Ice Hockey team that play in the Western Conference. They have had a good run of it over the last few years,…

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