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"Whistler Mountain through the years" Timeline

Newspaper clipping from the Vancouver Sun including a timeline of "Whistler Mountain through the years." Significant events from the opening of Rainbow Lodge in 1914 to the naming of Whistler as top ski resort in North America in 2015 are listed. The clipping also contains the continuation of an article from page A17 about the history of Whistler. There are two photographs: skiers disembarking a gondola in 1991 and construction work on Whistler Town Centre in 1980.

Vancouver Sun

35mm Negatives and Prints

Photographs and negatives including but not limited to skiing on Whistler Mountain, hang-gliding, Gelandesprung ski jump contest, competitive downhill ski races, recreational skiing, Tokum Corners, Toad Hall, windsurfing on Alta Lake, canoeing and kayaking on the River of Golden Dreams and Alta Lake, Ski Patrol, the avalauncher gun, avalanche control, the Pacific Great Eastern train, tracks, maintenance, and during a snowstorm, fishing on Alta Lake, the Gondola Barn in Creekside, chairlifts on Whistler Mountain, Roundhouse, Nancy Greene Summer Ski School, Molson World Cup Downhill 1984, landscapes of Whistler, Pemberton, Mount Currie Rodeo, salmon-smoking, and parties at Jordan's Lodge on Nita Lake.

Beautiful British Columbia Magazine Winter 1986

The Beautiful British Columbia Magazine from winter 1986, with and article entitled "Whistler Village" from pages 4-11. The article is about the development of Whistler as a ski resort from somewhere difficult to get to where skiers had to be experts, into a busy resort. It covers accommodation offerings, activities available, the variety of ski runs, and transportation options. Numerous photos are included showing skiers, accommodations, restaurants and chairlifts.

Blackcomb Resort Magic Volume 1 Spring 1988

The Magic magazine released by Blackcomb Mountain, volume 1, spring 1988.
Table of Contents:
3 The Art of the Grand Resort
5 A Passion for Building
2 The Blackcomb Vision
4 Summer Magic
Articles include information on Myrtle and Alex Philip opening Rainbow Lodge, the development of the resort on Blackcomb Mountain, grand hotels at resorts like the Chateau Whistler, driving the Sea to Sky Highway, living in Whistler, summer activities, Bosa Development Corp. building Blackcomb Mountain, how Blackcomb Mountain's previous season went, and development of hotels on Blackcomb Mountain.

Blackcomb The Mile High Mountain Newsletter

A magazine published by Blackcomb Mountain for the 1986-1987 ski season. The magazine includes information and run recommendations about Blackcomb Mountain skiing for all skill levels, an article about 7th Heaven, information about ski instruction for beginners, the Mardigras group skiing deal, 1986-1987 season facts and rates, and a map of Blackcomb Mountain ski runs.

Box 2: March 1981 - April 1981

Photographs taken by John Bartosik, Greg Griffith, "CS", Speedie, and other unknown photographers of Whistler Mountain, skiing, and Whistler Village.

Box 3: 1981-1982

Photographs including but not limited to Forget-me-nots inside a store, heli-skiing, Whistler Fall Festival, Christmas on Whistler Mountain, chairlifts, aerial photography, skiing, ski racing, and Whistler Village. Some photographs taken by Greg Griffith.

Box 5: January 1983 - December 1984

Photographs taken by Paul Morrison, John Bartosik, Greg Griffith, and other unknown photographers between 1983-1984, including but not limited to aerial shots of Whistler Village and Whistler Mountain, ski racing, skiing, dining, and other activities in the Whistler area.

British Columbia Mountain Resorts Booklet - Province of British Columbia

Booklet titled "British Columbia Mountain Resorts" published by the Province of British Columbia in 1983. The booklet shares images and statistics about tourism in mountain resorts in BC. Sections include: The Travel Industry Development Subsidiary Agreement (TIDSA), Ski Lifts, the Mountain Village concept, On-Mountain beds, Whistler, construction employment, operation employment, skier visits, gross revenues, and a mountain resort map.

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