Lure in ‘The Big Catch' this winter with the Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel’s Whistler ice fishing package

WHISTLER, BRITISH COLUMBIA, November 7, 2014 – While Whistler may be best known for its powder covered mountains and non-stop skiing and snowboarding, there’s a chilling side to the resort that many don’t know about. Escape to a scenic mountain lake this year and prepare to be surprised and mesmerized. In the sanctity and warmth of a heated ice hut, fisherman and want-to-be-fisherman alike will have the opportunity to real in some fresh rainbow trout with the Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel’s ‘The Big Catch' ice-fishing package.

Under the expert guidance of the trout experts at Pemberton Fishfinder, guests will be transported to one of the areas 35 lakes and provided with everything needed for the perfect ice-fishing expedition - fishing gear, bait and lures. Operated by one of the region’s most respected, Jack Knowles and his team at Fishfinder are keen to share their passion with anyone and everyone – no experience necessary. The most important thing to remember about ice fishing is that it’s not all about catching fish. It’s about getting out and enjoying the great outdoors with friends and family, sharing laughs, and experiencing moments you’ll never forget.

After a day on the ice, return to the comfort of your room at the Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel. Kick back, relax, heat up the stove and cook up the freshest fish you’ll ever have. Included in ‘The Big Catch’ package is a gourmet food basket with everything you’ll need to prepare a delicious dinner.

Conveniently located in the heart of Whistler’s food district, the Summit Lodge is the boutique hotel of choice in Whistler thanks to its unique and personalized touches such as complimentary snowshoe rental, rent-a-fish program and hot drinks in the lobby all day long.

Pending weather conditions, The Summit Lodge’s ‘The Big Catch’ is available as soon as weather permits and is priced at $480 based on double occupancy and includes accommodation, half-day ice fishing and gourmet basket of food.

For more information about ‘The Big Catch’ or to make reservations, visit or call 1-888-931-8811.

About the Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel:

Summit Lodge Boutique Hotel is a fun, boutique hotel for your next escape to the Whistler. With an eye for all the little things, Summit is perfectly tailored to the traveller who finds joy in life's everyday moments. While not taking themselves too seriously, they are serious about authentic experiences. Summit makes it easier for their guests to enjoy all the adventures Whistler has to offer by providing complimentary perks like wi-fi, shuttle service, pet stays, equipment storage and bike rentals. Make friends with the Summit, visit or call 1-888-931-8811.


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