Whistler Blackcomb

In Search Of Sasquatch Near Vancouver

Vacay.ca | Posted 07.09.2014 | Canada Travel
Vacay.ca

oday, Harrison has it own small band of full-time Sasquatch seekers -- their company is Sasquatch Country Adventures. I met with them in Sasquatch Provincial Park, where we set off on an all-terrain vehicle for an adventure in the mountains, where we were intent on finding the elusive wonder and to catch sight of some stunning views.

Whistler Homeless Live In Cars, On Couches

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 05.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Whistler, B.C. is a popular resort with celebrities and the wealthy, so it may be surprising to find out that homeless people struggle to find shelter...

Whistler's World Ski & Snowboard Festival Celebrates Mountain Culture

Mark Sissons | Posted 06.16.2014 | Canada Travel
Mark Sissons

Featuring a non-stop series of free outdoor concerts, innovative pro fashion, photography and film competitions and industry parties, World Ski & Snowboard Festival takes Whistler by storm each April. And after sampling the opening weekend of this year's edition, I can safely say that this 10-day party is well worth attending -- even if you don't know a half pipe from a drain pipe.

Woman Arrested Over Whistler Base Jump

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.15.2014 | Canada British Columbia

WHISTLER, B.C. - A dramatic YouTube video that shows a couple hooting and hollering in a gondola at the Whistler ski resort before the man leaps off a...

Whistler Hunts Illegal Base Jumper

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A base jumper who forced open the doors of a Whistler ski resort gondola before launching himself out at over 1400 feet may have more than just memori...

Mount Washington Finally Open

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

MOUNT WASHINGTON, B.C. - A Vancouver Island ski resort is finally opening its doors after a lack of snow kept the mountain's runs closed this season.M...

Whistler For Free?

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

MOUNT WASHINGTON, B.C. - A Vancouver Island ski resort that has yet to open due to a lack of snow has found a place for its season pass holders to fin...

LOOK: Olympic Hopefuls Hit Whistler

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.15.2013 | Canada British Columbia

We recently told you that Whistler is opening 13 days early this year, but here's something else to get you stoked on the winter fun you're about to h...

Time To Hit The Slopes!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.12.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Whistler Blackcomb is opening 13 days early this year, delighting skiers and snowboarders alike. Whistler Mountain will open to snow-eaters on Satu...

Whistler Blackcomb's Downward Slope

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WHISTLER, B.C. - Whistler Blackcomb Holdings Inc. lost $10.4 million in its latest quarter, down from a year ago as revenue also slipped due to timing...

Avalanche Buries Skier Near Whistler

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada British Columbia

WHISTLER, B.C. - A skier was sent to hospital but believed to be uninjured after an avalanche hit a group of backcountry skiers on Tuesday near the Br...

Are Older Skiers Safe On The Hills?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 03.13.2013 | Canada British Columbia

A hobbling ski injury to a former Vancouver city councillor has sparked a debate over whether older skiers are safe on the hills. Peter Ladner, a f...

Run-of-River 101: Human Scale Hydro

David Dodge | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada
David Dodge

When I first heard of "run-of-river" I had it way wrong, I imagined a thousand little micro-turbines in a mountain creek turning like pinwheels as the water flows by. It's more of a kinder, gentler version of bigger hydro power projects -- none of the flooding of massive tracts of land.

Where's The Best Ski Resort To Find A Sugar Daddy?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia

The rich flock to Whistler, so it shouldn't be too surprising that the B.C. ski resort has topped a list of places to meet a "sugar daddy." Dating ...