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A New Whistler Winter: 1988/89 Season Launch

Item is a 4-page Special Advertising Feature from The Vancouver Sun, containing articles about the recent development of Whistler as a resort town and ski destination. The headline is "A New Whistler Winter: 1988/89 Season Launch." Articles include: "Whistler opens to 'early birds,'" "Skiing begins at Blackcomb," "Blackcomb is building again," "Housing projects planned for Whistler area," "Racing for fun camp series set," "Blackcomb improves ski lessons for tots," "Fast new lift built at Whistler," "Whistler grows to meet increasing market demands," and "Recreation facilities abound at new hotel."

Vancouver Sun

A report on Mount Garibaldi Alpine Recreation Area - Ski Operations

Item is a report by Delta Hotels Limited discussing the requirements for immediate and long-range development of a ski operation in the Mount Garibaldi area. The report is 84 pages (plus title page, table of contents, appendixes, maps) and consists of four main parts: I) Introduction, II) Profiles, III) Developing the Recreation Potential, and IV) Financial Estimates and Projections.

Commercial Accommodation Market Survey & Analysis - March, 1982 - Whistler Village Land Company Limited

Commercial Accommodation Market Survey & Analysis put together by Ernst & Whinney for the Whistler Village Land Company Limited in March 1982. The report's purpose is stated to review skier visit forecasts, review the proposed commercial construction buildout, analyze winter and summer visitor potentials, and evaluate the resulting guest and occupancy figures in Whistler.

Table of Contents:

  • Transmittal Letter
  • Conclusions (includes Whistler Village, Skier Trends, Accommodation Base, and Market Development sections)
  • General Assumptions
  • Chart #1 - Summary of Skier Visits (includes Scenario I - Average BC Ski Growth - 6% and Scenario II - Destination Market)
  • Chart #2 - Annual and Cumulative Planned Rental Units and Beds by Location
  • Chart #3 - Annual and Cumulative Planned Rental Units and Beds by Type
  • Chart #4 - Winter Occupancy Scenario
  • Chart #5 - Summer Occupancy Scenario
  • Appendix - Persons Contacted

Documents

Series consists of documents related to the the development of Garibaldi's Whistler Mountain in the 1970s.

Draft of Official Community Plan - October 29, 1976

  • WA_2019_037-01-004
  • File
  • October 29, 1976
  • Part of Geoff Pearce

Draft of the Official Community Plan sent to the Resort Municipality of Whistler on behalf of Urban Programme Planners (of R. E. Mann Ltd.) on October 29, 1976. The document is a revised and expanded version of Bylaw No. 8 [WA_2019_037_01_003]. The plan is preceded by a letter to council presenting the plan on behalf of R. E. Mann and D. A. Halverson. The plan itself covers development area designations and policies, accommodation projection and allocation, distribution of future accommodation, accommodation mix, residential areas and potential residential areas, local commercial services, service commercial and industrial areas, recreation reserve areas, rural resource areas, transportation policies, sewer and water systems, and zoning and subdivision development regulations.

Envelope 24

Photographs of real estate developments, Vail, Colorado, a woman named 'Emma' wheelchair racing in the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon in Vancouver along with her colleagues from Whistler Real Estate Co., a weight loss bet lunch at the Trattoria di Umberto, and other Whistler Real Estate Co. staff events.

Garibaldi Recreations Ltd.

  • WA_2011_047
  • Subfonds
  • 1962-09-04 - 1970-01-12
  • Part of Alder Fonds

Papers of Garibaldi Recreations Ltd. kept by shareholder Peter Alder, including:

  • Minutes of shareholder meetings.
  • Correspondence, including internal correspondence between the shareholders; correspondence with BC Government ministers relating to attempts to lease land on Whistler Mountain and correspondence with ski lift manufacturers including Bell Maschinenfabrik and Bachman & Co.
  • Financial reports.
  • Map outlining the land owned by Garibaldi Recreations Ltd. and detailing the proposed ski lifts, 26 Mar 1963. Scale 1 inch + 1000 feet.
  • Report of a 'field trip' on Whistler Mountain conducted by Cornish and Alder, 17 May 1965.
  • Flat sheet advertising Jordan's Lodge with information on how to get there, what supplies to bring , rates etc.
  • Press cuttings from Swiss newspapers relating to ski resorts and published material from Garibaldi Lifts Ltd.
  • Business cards and a card certifying Peter Alder as a member of Garibaldi Olympic Development Association.

Garibaldi Recreations Ltd.

Gordon McKeever Fonds

  • GMCK
  • Fonds
  • 1970-2002

Fond consists of material donated by Gordon McKeever and includes promotional stickers for Whistler Mountain and Whistler Blackcomb, a promotional book for Whistler's restaurants, four travel planners created by the Whistler Resort Association to promote both Winter and Summer seasons between 1997 and 2000, a paper spiral bound guide for Whistler Resort Association (WRA) members from November 15th, 1996, a 1999 VHS promotional resort video guide for the Resort Municipality of Whistler, a variety of materials supporting the 2010 Winter Olympic Games, four paper business directory booklets printed for the Whistler Chamber of Commerce dating from 1994, 1996, and 1999, and sixteen posters depicting a variety of subject matter including Whistler festivals, ski racing events, concert series, car shows, heli-skiing, Molson and Shell Cups, and Whistler Resort tourism.

Jordan Bright Fonds

  • WA_2017_037
  • Fonds
  • [1965]-1972

Fonds consists of documents related to the early years of Garibaldi's Whistler Mountain in the 1970s.

Letter, Gordon C. Lyall to Herb Capozzi

Item is a typed three-page letter from Gordon C. Lyall of Bourne, Lyall, Shier, Davenport & Spencer to Herb Capozzi, regarding the Mount Garibaldi Development Project. It mentions A. F. Bauer's initial feasibility study and reconnaissance survey of the Garibaldi area, provides an update on the construction of lift facilities and terminal buildings, and gives a breakdown of the maximum funds required for the completion of the project. It also alludes to Item WA_2017_037_01-001 (cash flow for 1972-1976).

Lyall, Gordon

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