Showing 18 results

archival descriptions
WMAS (Whistler Museum and Archives Society) Fonds Blackcomb Mountain Item Skiing
Advanced search options
Print preview View:

Whistler Mountain Personnel Manual

A Whistler Mountain Personnel Manual issued November 9, 1982. Contains all information necessary for employees working for Whistler Mountain.
Table of Contents:
Welcome to Whistler (Part 1)
What's What (Part 2):

  • History (1)
  • Current Data (3)
  • Special Events (8)
  • Who's Who (9)
  • Important Telephone Numbers (10)
    What's Expected - Your Role (Part 3):
  • Courtesy (1)
  • Presence (1)
  • Punctuality (2)
  • Good Conduct (2)
  • Good Appearance (2)
  • Good Relations (3)
    On the Mountain - Good Work Practices (Part 4):
  • Time Inputs (1)
  • Coffee and Lunch Breaks (1)
  • Accidents or Emergencies (1)
  • Use of Company Vehicles (2)
  • Use of Company Facilities (3)
  • Radio Ten Codes and Regulations (4)
  • Lift Evacuation Methods (5)
  • Hazards (9)
    What's Provided (Part 5):
  • Wages (1)
  • Benefits (2)
  • Training (5)
  • Parking (6)
  • Vacation Pay (6)
  • Employee Purchase Program (6)
  • Ski School Lessons (7)
  • Uniforms and Lockers (7)
  • Personnel Policies (8)
    Skiing - Staff and Family (Part 6)
    Taboos (Part 7)

World Ski and Snowboard Festival Official Program 1999

The 1999 World Ski and Snowboard Festival (April 9-18) Official Program.
Table of Contents:
8 Air Canada Whistler Cup International Ski Races
12 Seabord Life Podborski DV8
14 Kokanee BoarderCross Grand Nationals
18 Ski Canada Magazine Super Demo Days
21 Dog Day Parade
21 Whistler Town Party
22 International Free Skiing Challenge
24 Radical Films Premiere: Kranked II - Trails from the Crypt
26 Village/Venue Map
28 Calendar of Events
32 Fuji 24 Hours of Whistler Photo Competition
33 Fuji Pro Photographer Showdown
36 Moving Pictures Canadian Film Festival
43 Ski Patrol Challenge
44 Kokanee Westbeach Classic
49 "Out There" Concert Series
55 Whistler's Stellar Rave

The Insiders' Guide to Whistler 07/08

The Insiders' Guide to Whistler from Winter 2007-2008. The booklet lists services and events happening in Whistler throughout the season.
Table of Contents:
Events 10
Enroute to 2010 16
On the Mountains 18
Activities 20
Beauty, Fitness and Spas 44
Shop 50
Galleries 64
Food & Drink 69
Party 90
Real Estate 94
Staying Overnight 97
Services 98
FAQs 100
Maps 106

Whistler Blackcomb Ski Map Poster

A poster showing the ski runs and chairlifts on Whistler and Blackcomb Mountain. It also gives information about the height of both mountains and the difficulty of the various runs. The map includes Whistler Village, Creekside, Alpha Lake and Nita Lake. One duplicate.

Speedbumps

A 5 minute film directed by Ivan Hughes for the 2008 Whistler Film Festival. Speedbumps tells the story of Whistler's skiing history and its journey towards hosting the Olympic games.

When Hugh Met Joe

A 5 minute film directed by Jim Budge for the 2009 Whistler Film Festival. When Hugh Met Joe tells the story of how Hugh Smythe met Joe Houssian and opened Blackcomb Mountain as a ski hill, and how they eventually merged with Whistler Mountain.

Whistler - The Magazine 1991 Special Anniversary Issue

Magazine featuring articles on Whistler's many amenities.

Table of contents:

p. 7: Fresh Tracks - Whistler is changing so quickly it's hard to keep up. Here are a few quick items to keep abreast of everything from Powder Mountain to Burnt Stew, Bjorn Borg to Rev. Reay.

p.12: Olympic Dreams - The momentum which has carried Whistler to its present state started back in the early 60s with a bid for the Olympic Winter Games. By Bob Barnett.

p.17: Chronology - A date-by-date compilation of what happened and when in Whistler's past century of development as a resort and community

p.19: Kids' Stuff - Kids know Whistler's a great place to bring their parents. Here's the low-down on what's happening for tots to teens. By Andy Jukes.

p. 22: You Must Be Crazy - Blackcomb's Saudan Couloir and Whistler Mountain's Peak to Valley races are extreme competitions on superlative mountains. By Doug Sack

p. 26: Mountain Map - Take the trail orienteering out of orientation.

p. 29: Ski In Vogue - The functional third to the latest ski fashions.

p. 30: Chateau Whistler - Special section on the features of CP's hotel

p.33: Seasonal Changes: There is no off-season, in fact things pick up in the summer with activities from climbing to river rafting as well as fishing, which started it all. By Brian Smith

p. 36: Whistler Vision - Four local photographers show their best

p. 38: Valley Map - Here's the illustrated route through Whistler

p. 40: Interior Perspectives - Home is where the hearth is. A walking tout through Whistler designer homes with a view. By Leana Rathkelly

p. 46: Nancy's Ski Tips - Whistler's Olympic champion Nancy Greene Raine shares a few of her secrets for making the most of your day on Whistler and Blackcomb.

p. 48: Dining Guide - Haute Cuisine at the foot of the mountains

p. 54: Night Life - A walk on the wild side: life after dark

p. 58: Final Frame - Bored with skiing? Try flying, on a ski

Whistler Blackcomb 2004-2005 Pamphlet

A pamphlet published by Whistler Blackcomb for the 2004-2005 ski season. It includes information about improvements made on the mountains, the terrain parks, run maps and mountain facts, gear rental options, demonstration equipment, family activities, ski and snowboard school, camps, activities and options for children, food and drink options close to the mountains, and a calendar of events for the season.

Results 1 to 10 of 18