Skip to content
Join our Newsletter

Museum Musings

Museum Musings: The annual Alta Lake ‘Regretta’

Museum Musings: The annual Alta Lake ‘Regretta’

Amusement for seafarers and landlubbers alike
Museum Musings: Shaping the landscape with fire and ice

Museum Musings: Shaping the landscape with fire and ice

Museum Musings: Summer lovin'

Museum Musings: Summer lovin'

Museum Musings: Crankworx Numero Uno

Museum Musings: Crankworx Numero Uno

Eighteen years ago, the first Crankworx was held in Whistler Village to roaring success. As the Crankworx World Tour is back in town this month, we are throwing back to the original Crankworx Mountain Bike Festival, which started in Whistler in 2004.
Museum Musings: Expo 86 helped put B.C.—and Whistler—on the map

Museum Musings: Expo 86 helped put B.C.—and Whistler—on the map

Museum Musings: Why did the raccoon cross the road?

Museum Musings: Why did the raccoon cross the road?

Whistler is well known for its stunning natural environment. On the doorstep to nature it is not uncommon to see wildlife in and around town.
The disappearance of Whistler's Rainbow Lodge

The disappearance of Whistler's Rainbow Lodge

This week's Museum Musing's column digs into the history behind those old cabins scattered along the western shore of Alta Lake.
Museum Musings: Rafting through time

Museum Musings: Rafting through time

Museum Musings: The real story of The Longhorn Saloon

Museum Musings: The real story of The Longhorn Saloon

Museum Musings: Whistler at 22% interest—Part 2

Museum Musings: Whistler at 22% interest—Part 2

When the financial crisis of the 1980s hit Whistler, even the prime real estate at the base of both mountains did not make it through unscathed.