Run, Jump, & Bike in Whistler this Summer
Summer is the time to get outside and get active! If you love to challenge yourself physically and mentally than you need to check out these 3 upcoming summer events in Whistler. Home to an endless amount of outdoor activities, Whistler also hosts a bunch of fun and challenging events throughout the summer; including Tough Mudder, Red Bull 400, and IRONMAN Canada.
Tough Mudder Whistler
The ultimate obstacle series returns to Whistler this June 16 & 17. Test your strength and fortitude on this 16+ km course littered with over 20 different unique obstacles. Prepare solo or with a team to tackle everything from mud, ice water, electric shocks, and so much more.
Tough Mudder Half is also an option in Whistler this year. Bring the whole family out for an 8 km Mudder that's open to ages 14 and up! Learn more about the world famous obstacle course at Tough Mudder Whistler.
Whistler Red Bull 400
If Tough Mudder wasn't enough for you, then get your calf muscles ready for the Red Bull 400. The steepest 400-meter race in Canada and the world returns to Whistler this July 14, 2018. Run from the bottom to the top of the Callaghan Valley ski jump in this 400-meter straight uphill race. You can find more information about the Red Bull 400 on their official website.
The toughest triathlon in Canada returns this summer to Whistler. This July 29, 2018, more than 2000 athletes will take on Whistler's mountain roads, beautiful lakes, and trail network as part of IRONMAN Canada. This physical fitness showcase is excellent for both spectators and participants. This year, the event takes place entirely in Whistler with the biking portion looping around the Whistler Callaghan Valley. Visit the IRONMAN Canada website for more information!
Are you looking for an affordable alternative to staying in Whistler? The Pemberton Valley Lodge is located only 30 minutes North of Whistler and offers a slow-paced substitute to the bustling Whistler Village. Check out our deals and packages to make the most of your trip!
Posted: Wednesday, June 06, 2018