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Local filmmaker seeks votes for housing documentary

July 30, 2018

piquenewsmagazine.com – When Trevor Meyer took a work transfer up to Whistler from the Lower Mainland, he was excited. “Then I came up here and thought, ‘Oh wow. This is going to be more difficult than I thought,'” he says.…

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Pinkbike Poll: What’s the Most You’d Spend on a Mountain Bike? – Pinkbike

pinkbike.com – In your current situation, what’s the most amount of money that you’d spend on a mountain bike?


Burnaby woman dies after being swept away by Rubble Creek in Garibaldi Lake Provincial Park

RCMP asks people to educate themselves before heading out to adventure

A woman is dead after she was swept away by fast-moving water in Rubble Creek in Garibaldi Lake Provincial Park on Sunday. RCMP say A 27-year-old man from Surrey and a 23-year-old woman from Burnaby were hiking in the area and decided to cool down in Rubble Creek when the incident occurred.…


Whistler Shuttle | Vancouver Airport to Whistler

July 29, 2018

ridebooker.com – The Whistler Shuttle is the best way to get from Vancouver Airport to Whistler. We schedule your trip entirely around your flight arrival time and offer a maximum wait time guarantee. We’re on the cl…

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Janet Groene’s Trip Tease: Poland, Whistler BC, Missouri, Indiana, Wisconsin, Thailand, More Travel More Places

janetgroene.blogspot.com – Views of this site have passed the 71,000 mark. To ask about placing your ad on all SIX Groene sites for one year for one low rate, email janetgroene at yahoo.com Janet Groene’s credits and bio Janet…


Cycling the undiscovered Balkans

piquenewsmagazine.com – After eight years of road cycling, it’s easy to exhaust the list of suitable riding itineraries. In Europe alone, I have pedalled 83,000 kilometres in 35 different countries. The nations I have yet t…


A Guide to Sea to Sky Waterfalls | The Whistler Insider

whistler.com – I don’t want to sound too hippy or anything, but there is something absolutely fantastic about taking a moment to relax beside a waterfall – that cool light mist that envelops and calms while the thu…


The Whistler and His Dog : The Mercury Novelty Orchestra : Free Download, Borrow, and Streaming : Internet Archive

archive.org – Performer: The Mercury Novelty Orchestra Writer: Arthur Pryor Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer this record. They are 2.0 mil truncated conical, 2.3 mil trunca…

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Whistler’s dizzying Cloudraker Skybridge for ‘thrill seekers or the insane’

travel-news-photos-stories.com – BRIDGE IS SOMETHING TO WHISTLE ABOUT David Ellis IF you’re not quite into heights, we’d suggest you give a big miss to a new suspension bridge that’s just opened at Whistler in Canada’s British Colum…


McMahon the man at Ironman

Victoria runner beats the heat to top field

Victoria triathlete Brent McMahon twice lined up at the Olympics, but what he was able to accomplish Sunday ranks right up there. McMahon, who grew up in Vancouver, topped the pro men’s field at Subaru Ironman Canada, crossing the Whistler Village finish line in front of friends and family in a time of eight hours, 31 minutes and 33 seconds (8:31:33).…


This year’s Ironman event is taking place during a heat wave

Officials remind volunteers, spectators to keep cool while supporting athletes

Competing in an Ironman triathlon, even in the best conditions, is no easy feat. But competing in an Ironman triathlon on one of the hottest days of the year?…


Whistler’s annual great Western Toad migration underway at Lost Lake

July 28, 2018

Careful where you step, as tiny toadlets head for the lake’s surrounding forests

The great toad migration has started for 2018. But it’s a case of look and don’t touch these tiny toadlets as they undertake their annual odyssey.…


Bus companies look for competitive edge as Greyhound shuts services down

Colorado’s Bustang could be a model for Sea to Sky bus service

As the sun dropped below Buffalo Peak last Wednesday evening, July 18, a coach-sized purple-and-black bus called Bustang drew into the station in Frisco, a town located along Interstate 70 an hour west of Denver. It’s a hub for Summit County, including Breckenridge, Silverthorne and Dillon, and a jumping off place for Leadville, another mountain town just across the Continental Divide.…


Dawn Titus announces intentions to run in fall election

July 27, 2018

Whistler heads to the polls on Oct. 20

After throwing her hat into the ring ahead of last fall’s Whistler byelection, Dawn Titus is ready to hit the campaign trail once more. On Thursday, July 26, the longtime resort resident became the latest candidate to announce her intentions to run in this year’s municipal election, slated for Oct. 20.…


Indigenous tourism on the rise

Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada president discusses authenticity and opportunity at July 19 Whistler Chamber lunch

Fostering Indigenous tourism can give Whistler a “competitive advantage” when it comes to international tourism, a leader in the field told a packed Whistler Chamber of Commerce lunch last week. Keith Henry, president of the Indigenous Tourism Association of Canada (ITAC), highlighted the Squamish Lil’wat Cultural Centre, as a huge asset to Whistler on the authenticity front.…


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