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Photographs of Blackcomb Mountain, Rendezvous Lodge, Whistler Village, awards, signs, portraits of Greg Griffith and John 'Rabbit' Hare, Nancy Green Raine behind the bar at a pub, construction of Whistler Village, skiing on Whistler Mountain, partying, wet T-shirt contest at the Christiana Inn, canoeing on Alta Lake, Creekside, Nita Lake, heli-skiing in the Brandywine Meadows area, hiking, cross-country skiing, shovelling after heavy snowfall, aerial shots of the Whistler Valley, skateboarding, logging trucks, dogs, the first liquor store in Whistler, Myrtle Philip School, Ipsoot Mountain heli-skiing, dining, chairlifts, Creekhouse restaurant, Roundhouse Lodge, the Gondola Barn, Creekside Gondola, fisheye photography, sunbathing, Prime Minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau and his son Alexandre 'Sacha' Trudeau skiing, freestyle skiing at the Labatts World Cup Freestyle Championships, Dave Murray Summer Ski Camp, Dave Murray, Stephanie Sloan, group portraits, the Molson Molstar ski races, Garibaldi Spring Slalom, Nigel Woods and Jo Schnetzler in the avalanche control cabin with an avalauncher, ski racing, shopping, fishing, the Snowgoose bus, parking lots, condominiums, musicians Doc Fingers and Gary Koliger, Village Chair, swimming at Mountainside Lodge's swimming pool, Ski Scamps, Willie Whistler, Whistler Golf Course, windsurfing in ski boots, telemark skiing, skiing on Gun Barrels run, Wedge Mountain, Blue Chair, Green Chair, Red Chair, Catskinner Chair, Ego Bowl, Jim McConkey skiing Symphony Bowl, Green Lake, Blackcomb Mountain's Grand Opening, and Glenn Ashton skiing moguls in Harmony Bowl.


Photographs of skiing, ski racing, Slush Cup, mountain views, chairlifts, Whistler Village construction, Whiski Jack, aerial views of the Whistler Valley, summer activities at Alta Lake, windsurfing, music events, costumes, dancing, the Torchlight Parade, fireworks, Willie Whistler, hot air balloons, the Jazz Festival, Whistler Conference Centre, Whistler Village, kayaking on the Cheakamus River, Lakes, apres ski, ice sculptures, a fire at The Keg, pubs, restaurants, Toilet Bowl, Whistler Mountain, Blackcomb Mountain, cross-country skiing, gondolas, horse-drawn carriage rides, Upper Village, Eco Challenge, freestyle skiing, Kids Kamp on Blackcomb Mountain, dogsledding, fishing, paragliding, resort development, Longhorn Saloon, Howe Sound, helicopters installing chairlifts, grooming, cabins, condominiums, Pika's Restaurant, Christine's Restaurant, juggling, Burnt Stew Basin, Sun Bowl, Ridge Run, Black Tusk, people skiing dressed up as members of the OJ Simpson trial, bear awareness signs, Telemark Place, Whistler Golf Course, 7th Heaven, Peak Chair, snowmen, creeks, Roundhouse Lodge, Green Lake, Lost Lake, Alpha Lake, Nita Lake, Joffre Lakes, and Garibaldi Lake.


Photographs of cross-country skiing, heli-skiing, events, Christmas lights, picnics, chairlifts, a couple posing in ski gear and red knitwear, Crystal Lodge, Black Tusk, Blackcomb Lodge, Blackcomb Mountain, Whistler Mountain, Whistler Village, Rob Metza, Cheryl Morningstar, Stephanie Sloan posing and skiing, and group portraits of skiers, including Stephanie Sloan and Dave Murray.

Inscription on printed paper included with photographs : "Greg Griffith collection Box 1 / The original cardboard box which the Museum received had the following listed on the side: / 1. Whistler Mountain / 2. Blackcomb views / 3. Powder close up / 4. Skiers on runs / 5. Kids and families / 6. Powder and views".


Photographs of skiing and snowboarding on Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain, mountain views, chairlifts, ski racing at the Molson World Cup Downhill and Saudan Couloir Ski Race Extreme, adaptive ski racing at the Disabled Skier Championships, telemark skiing at the Telemark World Championships, aerial shots of the Whistler valley, Harmony Bowl, Roundhouse Lodge, Black Tusk, Alta Lake, Green Lake, Whistler Village, Whistler Peak, alpenglow, Harmony Express Chair, Big Red Express Chair, Peak Chair, skiing on Horstman Glacier, Secret Bowl, Upper Village views, Magic Chair, views of shops signs in Whistler Village including The Glacier Shop and Berg & Berg, icicles, sunsets, Creekside, night photography, Symphony Bowl, Flute Bowl, Village Stroll, a portrait of skier Sabrina Chabot, Glen Harris and Tim Rickli skiing, cabins, Excalibur Gondola, Dean Stone skiing Burnt Stew Basin, Rendezvous Lodge, sleigh rides in Upper Village, snow-making, Whistler Express Gondola, cross-country skiing, Blackcomb Glacier, Snowcat groomers on Whistler Mountain and Blackcomb Mountain (Blackcomb Powdercats), apres ski, Pika's Restaurant and Roundhouse Lodge on Whistler Mountain, juggling on Whistler Mountain, condominiums, Green Chair, Solar Coaster, 7th Heaven Express Chair, snow-covered outhouses, Secret Bowl, a helicopter evacuating someone, a frozen creek, Cara Dollan skiing Ziggy's Bowl, and views of Village North.

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Photographs of ski racing, spectators, and photographers standing near a fence line.

September 2013

Seven event tickets from Arts Whistler. They include three tickets from the Whistler Outdoor Photography Summit 2013, including "Inspiration, Creativity & Finding New Ideas in a Changing World" featuring Sterling Lorence, Jordan Manley, Sherpas Cinema, and the 'Into the Mind' film premiere, "Forming Relationships, Communication and a Developing Photography Business" featuring Eric Berger and Scott Serfas, and "The Evolution of Modern Photography in Action & Outdoor Sports - Past, Present & Future" featuring Blake Jorgenson and Paul Morrison. There are also two "Sweetgrass Valhalla" tickets presented by Patagonia and two "Dopamine" snowboard film tickets presented by Absinthe Films. The events were all held at Millennium Place (Maury Young Arts Centre).


  • GRI-01-04-20
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  • January 1979 - December 1984
  • Part of Greg Griffith

Photographs of cross-country skiing and a ski competition. Includes action shots of skiers in motion.

012: "X-C - BLACKCOMB [illegible]"
018: "Family X-C Whistler"
019: "PIC (106) INTERNEG + FULL FRAME C-PRINT [chromogenic print] 181%"


Photographs of skiers on Whistler Mountain with Blackcomb Mountain in the background, Whistler Village in the winter (buildings include: Carleton Lodge, Sundial Hotel, Clocktower Building, and Executive Inn & Suites), skiing powder on both Blackcomb and Whistler Mountain (locations include: Sun Bowl Cornice, Burnt Stew Basin, Whistler Peak, Blackcomb Back Bowls, and Whistler Mountain Ridge Run) and skiers include: Dean Stone, Tim Rickli, and John Kindree. Also includes photographs of a group of people lined up on a mountain ridge in silhouette, a group of skiers dressed in costume of O.J. Simpson (The Juice), the L.A.P.D., and Judge Ito, a snowboarder being rescued from the pond during the slush cup on Blackcomb Mountain, photographers laying on a ski hill to get action shots, a skier crashed with their equipment around them, and apres ski at Merlin's Bar & Grill at the base of Blackcomb Mountain.

002, 003: "Winter/Whistler Village Whistler Village Whistler, B.C."
005: "Winter/Whistler/Ski Sun Bowl Cornice, B.Stew Bas. Skier: Dean Stone"
006: "Whistler B.C. Peak. Skier:Tim Rickli"
007: "Winter- Whistler- Ski Blackcomb Back Bowls Skier: Dean Stone"
008: "Winter/Whistler/Ski Powder Skiing, Blackcomb"
009: "The Juice O.J."
010: "Sun bowl Whistler, B.C. Skier: Dean Stone"
011: "Whistler Mt. Ridge Run Skier: John Kindree"
012: "Whistler Peak Whistler, B.C. Skier:Tim Rickli"
015: "Winter/Whistler/Ski Powder Skiing, Blackcomb"
016: "O.J the L.A.P.D. & Judge Ito"
017: "Slush Cup Blackcomb"
020: "Blackcomb Winter Apres-ski Merlins Restaurant"


Photographs of various skiers competing in the [1993 or 1997?] Molson World Cup Downhill, Telemark World Championships, the Disabled Skier Championships, and the Saudan Couloir Ski Race Extreme including photographers laying in the snow, people lined at a fence watching the races, and various racers including Rob Boyd, Steve Podborski, Daron Rahlves, Patrick Ortlieb, Kate Pace, Franco Cavegn, [Megau Gaety?], Kerrin Lee-Gartner, Marc Girardelli, Picabo Street, Asgeir Linberg, and Atle Skaardal.

001: " Extreme comp Couloir Extreme Blackcomb Skier:"
004: "Whistler-World Cup>D.H. Racer: Rob Boyd"
005: "Telemark World Championships Whistler, B.C."
006: "Whistler-World-Cup>D.H. Racer: Steve Podborski"
007: "Whistler-World-Cup>D.H. Racer: Daron Rahlves USA"
009: "Whistler World Cup Skier PATRICK ORTLIEB (AUT)"
010: "Whistler-World-Cup>D.H. Racer: Kate Pace"
011: "Whistler World Cup Skier: FRANCO CAVEGN SUI"
012: "Whistler World Cup Skier:"
013: "Telemark World Championships Whistler, B.C."
014: "Disabled Skier Champs. Blackcomb"
015: "Winter/Whistler/Ski World Cup Downhill 1994 Start- Skier [Megau Gaety?]"
016: "Whistler-World-Cup>D.H. Racer: Kerrin Lee-Gartner with coach - Carl Petersen"
017: "Whistler World Cup Skier: MARC GIRADELLI [sic] (LUX)"
018: "Winter/Whistler/Ski World Cup Downhill 1994 Start- Skier: Picabo [Street?]"
019: "Whistler World Cup Skier: ASGEIR LINBERG (NOR)"
020: "Whistler World Cup Skier: ATLE SKAARDAL (NOR)"

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