Whistler’s Après Ski Insider Picks: Recommended by Locals

Ready to take your après ski game to new heights in Whistler? Let’s do this! We’ve rounded up the ultimate post-ski hangouts recommended by the fun-loving crew at Whiski Jack Resorts. So, buckle up your ski boots and let’s dive into the après adventure awaiting you!


Dubh Linn Gate Irish Pub

Topping our list of must-hit spots is none other than Dubh Linn Gate Irish Pub. Located at the base of both Whistler village gondolas in the Pan Pacific hotel with a sweet and sunny patio complete with fire pits, it’s your go-to for toe-tapping live music. Plus, it’s just a hop, skip, and a jump away from Whiski Jack’s village property – Village Gate House, while Tyndall Stone Lodge and Northstar are a bit further to walk, ensuring you can après with ease!


Dubh Linn Gate Irish Pub with outdoor patio and irish flag in Whistler Village by Whiski Jack Resorts Whistler


See what people are saying about Dubh Linn Gate Irish Pub on Google:

We came here every night on our Whistler trip. The bands that play here are amazing. Especially on the weekends. Overall it’s a great vibe every night of the week.” – Javier Ray

Fun place to be at, pretty crowded, but lots of seating, live music is great, outdoor seating even in the wintertime with a firepit, drinks are good, reasonable prices.” – Nghi Pham


Dusty’s Bar & BBQ

Craving some down-home vibes and finger-lickin’ good BBQ? Look no further than Dusty’s Bar & BBQ in Creekside. With the legendary Hair Farmers belting out tunes, this joint is where the party’s at. And guess what? It’s conveniently across from our Lake Placid property, so you can ski, sip, repeat without missing a beat!


Sunny day outside Dusty's bar in Whistler Creekside near Whiski Jack Resorts Whistler


See what people are saying about Dusty’s Bar & BBQ on Google:

Dusty’s is always a fun Apres ski bar. The live music was great. Excellent nachos.” – Imogene Huxham

The legendary nachos are out of this world. Super nice and helpful staff as well.” – Raoni Santos


Cinnamon Bear Bar

Nestled within the Hilton Whistler Resort, the Cinnamon Bear Bar is a hidden gem just waiting to be discovered. From pool tables to killer drink specials and an outdoor patio perfect for soaking up those sunny vibes, this spot has it all. And did we mention it’s a stone’s throw away from our village properties? Après perfection!


Friends enjoying beers inside Cinnamon Bear Bar for apres in Whistler near Whiski Jack Resorts Whistler


See what people are saying about Cinnamon Bear Bar on Google:

Absolutely love coming to CBB. As a local, this is my fav place to go. Their happy hour 10-11pm every night is the best in the village. Shout out to Xavier and the team for always being so welcoming and attentive!” – Madison Lincoln


Crystal Lounge

Looking for a laid-back spot to kick back with some cheap wings and brews? Crystal Lounge has got you covered. While it may lack outdoor spaces, it more than makes up for it with its chill vibes and wallet-friendly deals. Plus, it’s conveniently located near our village properties for easy access!


Friends enjoying a night out inside Crystal Lounge in Whistler Village near Whiski Jack Resorts Whistler


Whether you’re staying in Whistler Village, Upper Whistler Village, or Creekside, Whiski Jack Resorts has got your après needs covered. So, grab your crew, hit the slopes, and then join us for some well-deserved fun at these epic spring après ski spots! 

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