A trip to Whistler wouldn’t be complete without a visit with Canada’s Whiskey Jack, a friendly and intelligent bird that symbolizes the Canadian spirit. The Whiskey Jack can be found in every province and territory, truly embodying the title, Canada’s bird.

The Whiskey Jack thrives in winter and has been known as a companion to explorers and adventures. Whether you’re skiing on Blackcomb Mountain or snowshoeing in the Callaghan Valley, you’ll likely spot this grey jay.

And, if you’re lucky, it might just spend some time with you. The Whiskey Jack is incredibly friendly and comes with a trusting nature. They’re known to land on hands, arms and shoulders in a friendly greeting. So, don’t forget to say hello!

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