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WHERE TO WORKOUT

Whistler has a great variety of gyms and yoga studios. Some might scoff and say 'Whistler is my gym', as our extensive trail system and mountain access provides ample opportunities for exercise. However, some of us still have a craving to lift some heavy metal and to be guided through a super zen yoga class - and we've got the info to help you choose which ones will work for you!

Opening hours:

 6am–10pm Monday - Friday
8am – 9pm Saturday & Sunday

Drop in rate: $10.95
Monthly: $69

3 months: $171

Classes: $13

Whistler Creek Athletic Club

Creekside, next to Husky & Creekbread

Creekside's original local's gym established in 1984, Creekside Athletic is small but has everything you need. 

  • Rooms: Strength & Cardio, Free Weights, Class Studio.

  • Showers, changing rooms & lockers.

  • Perks: free wifi, hot tub, outdoor pool (in summer), tanning beds.

Best for: convenience

Opening hours:

 6am–10pm daily.

Drop in rate: $8.75
Monthly: $78.75

3 months: $192.50

Classes: around half are included with your drop in/membership fee, others available for a fee.

Meadowpark Sports Centre

Alpine Meadows

The only gym in Whistler that has a large indoor swimming pool, ice rink, hot tub, sauna, and full cardio and weights facilities. Great class variety and discounts before 8.30am, after 9pm and during lunch hour from 11am-1pm. 

  • Rooms: Cardio, Weight, Stretching, Multi-purpose Room

  • Indoor pool with sauna & hot tub, plus tennis, squash & basketball courts.

  • Perks: ice rink, Green Moustache vending machine, half price rates on Tuesday and Friday nights after 6pm.

Best for: bang for your buck.

Opening hours:

 7am–10pm Monday - Friday
8am – 8pm Saturday & Sunday

Drop in rate: $15
Monthly: $82 (or $62 + $50 one time fee)

3 months: $205

Classes: $19

Climbing: $18

More memberships available that include climbing wall access.

The Core

Whistler Village, opposite Tapleys

The only gym in Whistler Village that also houses an impressive climbing wall, bouldering area, two class studios and great variety of classes and bootcamps.

  • Rooms: Cardio, Free weights, class studios, climbing gym.

  • Fee wifi & showers

  • Local's climbing nights on Wednesdays. Indoor climbing area has auto belay and regular ropes on the walls so you can get your climb on with or without a partner.

Best for: Location

FITNESS

 

Opening hours:

 6am–10pm Monday - Friday
7am – 8pm Saturday & Sunday

Drop in rate: $16
Monthly: $125 (or $95 + $50 one time fee)

3 months: $330

Classes: $16 ($14 for members)

Altitude Fitness

Creekside, next to B.C Liquor.

The new kid on the block, Altitude doesn't dissapoint if you've got the cash to splash.. Brand new equipment and it even has a floatation therapy room.

  • Rooms: Strength & Cardio, Free Weights, Studio, Stretch Area with gas fireplace

  • Small classes in a new studio space include Spin, HIIT, Yoga, Pilates, BootyCore, Boxfit & Circuits.

  • Floatation therapy room, high speed tanning, super sleek changing rooms, with a sauna & RFID lockers.

Best for: high tech equipment.

Opening hours:

 5.30am–11pm daily.

Drop in rate: $35
3 months: $450

6 months: $790 ($132/month)

Fairmont Chateau

Upper Village

If you're willing to commit to 6 months, the Fairmont Chateau Health Club could be a great option for you. In their 6 month package, you get free parking (5 minutes from the ski lifts!!), pool, sauna and gym access as well as towel service.

  • Rooms: Cardio Fitness centre, Weight Room, Yoga Studio.

  • Indoor and outdoor pools, sauna, eucalyptus steam room, whirlpools, plus daily yoga classes.

  • Perks: free parking (worth $50+ per month), mountainside location, pool deck with lounge chairs.

Best for: package deal

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Yogacara

Whistler Village (above Naked Sprout, across from Earl's)

A local's favourite &

conveniently located in the heart of Whistler village, Yogacara provides intimate classes with a maximum of 15 students per session. This light and serene studio has a reading area, hot tea, and a warm, meditative environment.
 

It is home to engaging, compassionate instructors who gently guide you through your asanas in a great variety of flow and deep stretch classes. 

All mats and props are provided for free, including bolsters and relaxing eye masks. 

Drop in: $25 (10% off for locals)
Monthly: $115

Local's offer: 1 week unlimited for $40

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YYoga Neo Whistler

Function Junction (behind Home Hardware)

The only studio in Whistler that offers hot yoga. Tucked away in FJ, Neo Whistler also offers showers, a small boutique and a tea lounge. The large, modern studio is filled with lots of natural light and experienced local instructors.

This studio is suited to more advanced yogis, although they do have beginner friendly options.

 

Mats and towels can be rented for $3.50 each.

Drop in: $24
Monthly: $140

Intro offer: 3 classes for $49

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Luna Whistler

Maury Young Arts Centre, Whistler Village

Late & Unique Nighttime Alternatives (LUNA) is a fantastic programme put on by the municipality that provides fun, alcohol-free nighttime events for young adults aged 18-35 in Whistler.

Yoga classes are provided on Thursdays from 5.30-7pm at the LUNA Lounge on the lower level of the Maury Young Arts Center.

 

Classes held from November through May and are free for LUNA members ($3 for everyone else). Annual Luna membership will set you back just $20. 

Drop in: $3

 

YOGA

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Powerfulosophy

Fairmont Chateau Whistler

Based out of the Fairmont Hotel in Upper Village, Power​fulosophy offers daily hands-on power yoga classes for all levels. Offering quite the workout for those wanting to push themselves and gentle adjustments for those with less flexibility, this class is a well kept local's secret. 

With ideal location, free shower access and mats provided at no cost - Powerfulosophy's local intro deal is arguably the best one going. 

 

Schedule as of March 2019:

Monday - Thursday: 6:30 - 730pm

Friday 6:00 - 7:00pm

Saturday 9:15 - 10:30am

Sunday 9:15 - 10:15am

Drop in: $20
Monthly: $135

Intro offer: 2 week unlimited for $40

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Meadowpark

Alpine Meadows

Meadowpark offer weekly Stretch & Restore yoga classes including in their drop in rate of $8.75. 

 

"This style of yoga complements an active lifestyle, both on the physical and mental levels. Gentle flow, stretch and restorative postures work with the nervous system, thus affecting muscles, connective tissues and organs, with a goal of happiness and wellbeing. This practice is also an opportunity for meditation."

8-9pm on Tuesdays from March 2019

Drop in: $8.75

Monthly: $78.75

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Altitude Fitness

Creekside

As well as their other great classes, Altitude also offer Power Yoga (advanced), Apres Yoga and Flow Yoga (all abilities). 

Apres Yoga: Stretch out and relax those sore muscles achy muscles after a long day on the slopes. This practice helps restore your body and prevents injury. 

Schedule varies weekly - check their website for schedule.

Drop in: $16 (add a gym access for $5).

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The Core

Whistler Village, opposite Tapleys

The Core gym offers Ying Yang Yoga and Vinyasa Flow classes.

 

Their unique Yin Yang class is popular:

"The first half of the class focuses on balance and core strength (Yang), followed by deep stretching working into the connective tissues, leaving your body feeling open and relaxed (Yin)."

 

Access to changing rooms and showers provided in the cost.

Drop in: $19

Yoga with Mik

Whistler Village: Lost Lake Passivhaus

A new yoga class in town, Yoga with Mik offers $10 cash drop in classes every Saturday at 8am at Lost Lake Passivhaus. 

Beginner friendly!
 

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Howe Sound Women's Centre

Spring Creek

The Howe Sound Women’s Centre offers a variety of programs and services to support women and children in our community. One of their services is yoga by donation, every Thursday morning from 9.30-10.30am. 

Mat and childcare provided - call 604 962 8711 on Wednesdays 12-4pm to reserve a childcare spot.

Address: Whistler Women’s Centre, 1519 Spring Creek Drive, Whistler.

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