Whistler Blackcomb

In Search Of Sasquatch Near Vancouver

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.
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Whistler's World Ski & Snowboard Festival Celebrates Mountain Culture

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.
Monica Bennett

Whistler For Free?

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 finally get a taste of snow — in Whistler.Mount Washi...
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Whistler Blackcomb's Downward Slope

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 issues, the resort operator announced Wednesday"A...
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Avalanche Buries Skier Near Whistler

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 British Columbia resort community of Whistler.RCMP S...

Run-of-River 101: Human Scale Hydro

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.