Last year Emily won the grand prize in the FarmFolk CityFolk Win our Windfall raffle.
The prize description:
Enjoy a one night stay at Nita Lake Lodge in their beautiful Rainforest Suite with private elevator access, overlooking exceptional views of Whistler Mountain. Later that night, revel in Chef’s delicious tasting dinner for two in Aura restaurant with magnificent lake views.
On your way there stop in Squamish and take a Whistler Backcountry Tour with Sea to Sky Air. Fly over massive glaciers, sprawling lush forests, and glacial waters of Garibaldi Lake.
So, last weekend we got to enjoy a luxurious weekend in Whistler, staying in the huge Rainforest Suite at Nita Lake Lodge and flying around the Squamish Valley with Sea to Sky Air. Both experiences were world class. It was too much awesomeness for the two of us to enjoy alone, so we invited the Holdings to share some of the experience with us.
We had mixed weather for our flight, with snow, rain, and low clouds obscuring some of the peaks. But it was still an amazing experience. We were in a little 4-seater plane with our pilot pointing out the mountains and lakes below us. It was neat seeing places we’ve hiked to before, like Garibaldi Lake, Black Tusk, and the Chief, from a new perspective. The highlight was the 360-degree loop we did around Table Mountain.
The Rainforest Suite at the Nita Lake Lodge is easily the fanciest and largest hotel room I’ve ever stayed in, with a huge master bedroom, dining room with seating for 8, and full kitchen. The couch folded out so the Holdings didn’t have to use their sleeping bags (we came prepared). We took advantage of the hotels hot tubs and canoes. Our dinner at Aura was an amazing 5-course tasting meal.
More pictures on Flickr.
That looks beyond amazing! Happy Canada Day!
I don’t know you but please go and check out profile https://www.facebook.com/eli.h.nelson?fref=ts on facebook. They have stolen your photos from your flicker account and called himself Eli Howell Nelson pretending to be a gay doctor. I thought you should know Chris… I hate when people do this and a lot of my friends are following him. This is not a practice I support. I found your photos christopher by doing an image search of the photos on the profile he says and they came from your india trip, your holiday album, a wedding album you have posted and more. Please report this
Thanks for the heads up. Seems to be deleted already.
Not sure how my wedding photos jived with his claim of being a gay doctor.
I reported it, so glad it was down. Sorry but wanted to make sure someone wasn’t ripping other people off… catch fish is so 2010 haha… Thanks