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  Whistler, British Columbia Bed and Breakfast - Whistler B&B from Pamela Lanier
Whistler, British Columbia and Surrounding Area - Bed and Breakfast Inns
Whistler, BC Chalet Luise is a clean and comfortable Whistler Bed and Breakfast Inn, with an official Canada Select 4 Star rating, offering quality European style Whistler accommodation.
Whistler, BC Our Inn is one of the closest Bed and Breakfast's to Whistler Village.
www.lanierbb.com /whistler-british-columbia-bed-breakfast.html   (326 words)

  
  Whistler, British Columbia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Whistler, British Columbia is a Canadian resort town incorporated as a resort municipality, with a permanent population of approximately 9,965.
Whistler is located on Highway 99 approximately 44 kilometers north of Squamish.
The Whistler valley was a traditional trading route of the Squamish and Lil'wat First Nations long before the arrival of Europeans; in the late 19th century, a trail was cut through the valley, linking Pemberton with the coast.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Whistler,_British_Columbia   (1012 words)

  
 Whistler, British Columbia - Reviews and Travel Information - TripAdvisor
The Hilton Whistler is one of the nicer Hilton properties we've stayed at for location and decor.
While the studio is the smallest of all the accomodations at the Westin Whistler, it still had a balcony to sit out on, a kitchenette, living area and fireplace.
I took my parents to Whistler for the weekend and we were very pleased with the roomy 2-bedroom, 2 bath suite with full kitchen (including stainless steel appliances and granite countertops), living room, dining area, balcony, and steam bath.
www.tripadvisor.com /AllReviews-g154948-Whistler_British_Columbia.html   (1197 words)

  
 Whistler British Columbia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
In fact, Whistler was a summer resort for 50 years before it became a ski centre.
The Whistler Mountain gondola is in use all summer long and a trip to the top is a must for most visitors.
Whistler is the sort of place where you can be as adventurous as you like or just laze around the pool with a book.
www.fifty-five-plus.com /fiftyfive/travel/places/Whistler.htm   (993 words)

  
 About the town of Whistler, British Columbia Canada - Whistler Fly Fishing, British Columbia, Canada
Whistler is a year round resort less than two hours drive from Vancouver in southwestern British Columbia.
Whistler supplies all of the amenities of civilization yet is surrounded by virgin wilderness.
The rest of the Whistler area is a flyfishers dreamland with the many lakes and rivers in the area providing a multitude of fishing options twelve months of the year.
www.whistlerflyfishing.com /about_whistler.cfm   (627 words)

  
 Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
The Whistler Valley was an isolated wilderness frequented only by the Lil'wat Nation from the Mount Currie area and the Squamish Nation who lived in an area stretching from present day North Vancouver to the Squamish River watershed and the northern area of Howe Sound (Gibson's Landing).
Whistler is a four-season destination, offering the greatest vertical drop on the continent, more than 7,000 acres of skiable terrain in winter, and endless outdoor activities in the summer.
Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort has the largest ski area on the continent: over 28,000 hectares (7,000 acres) of ski and snowboard terrain, with over 200 marked trails, 12 massive Alpine bowls, 3 glaciers, and 33 lifts.
www.whistlerbritishcolumbia.com   (2356 words)

  
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The snowboarding championship event, one of the biggest lead-up events to the 2010 Olympics for Whistler and the province of British Columbia, is...
As in a previous attack on Whistler's paintings, which he had described as "absolute rubbish" (Val d'Arno 23: 49), Ruskin objected to Whistler's emphasis on "arrangement" and "harmony" at the expense of finish; in Ruskin's eyes, the result of this enterprise was mere eccentricity and sketchiness.
For similar reasons, Whistler wanted to rid the art world of critics like Ruskin, who were unable to practice, he argued, what they preached.4 According to Whistler, a painting communicates directly and privately with the spectator, who (like the artist) inhabits a realm of purely subjective perception, a realm of eye or ear.
www.lycos.com /info/whistler--british-columbia.html   (492 words)

  
 Goski.com - Whistler Blackcomb   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Whistler Blackcomb is regarded by many as the top ski resort in the world.
First, the bad news: Whistler has had a miserable season this year; as a result, there were rocks peeking out everywhere that shouldn't have been, and vast expanses of ice that rival anything to be found back East (due to some nonstop freeze-thaw swings in temperature before we got there).
Whistler also has a park, but it is much smaller, but has some really good features to gain confidence, while riding the park.
goski.com /resorts/black/resort_welcome.html?...+Columbia&from=state   (6292 words)

  
 Whistler, British Columbia, Canada
The name Whistler was used by these early settlers because of the shrill whistling sound made by the western hoary marmots that live among the rocks.
Whistler is a four-season destination, offering the greatest vertical drop on the continent, more than 7,000 acres of skiable terrain in winter, and endless outdoor activities in the summer.
Whistler Blackcomb Ski Resort has the largest ski area on the continent: over 28,000 hectares (7,000 acres) of ski and snowboard terrain, with over 200 marked trails, 12 massive Alpine bowls, 3 glaciers, and 33 lifts.
www.britishcolumbia.com /regions/towns/?townID=3379   (2356 words)

  
 SkiCentral - Ski Whistler British Columbia
Whistler catskiing operation departing daily to an exclusive mountain where 12-person bombardier snowcats are your chairlifts.
Ski and snowboard camps held in June and July at Whistler, British Columbia.
Whistler Spa, specializing in massage therapies & aesthetic treatments, is nestled in the heart of Whistler Village, British Columbia.
www.skicentral.com /whistler.html   (1311 words)

  
 Whistler, BC
In the early 1960's Whistler, British Columbia, was first envisioned as a ski resort, and in 1975 it became the first, "Resort Municipality" in Canada.
Whistler is more than just world-class skiing, it's setting in British Columbia's Coast Mountains offers visitors a wide variety of both winter and summer activities.
Due to Whistler's coastal proximity, temperatures are moderate throughout the winter season, rarely dipping below -10C (12F) in the Valley and -15C (5F) in the alpine during the coldest part of the year.
www.bcadventure.com /adventure/explore/vancouver/cities/whistler.htm   (1280 words)

  
 R2R :: Whistler, British Columbia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Whistler Mountain offers sightseeing while the valley's mountain biking and hiking is world class.
Dining in Whistler is a savory fusion experience of worldly cuisines.
Early settlers to the Whistler valley often heard the Western Hoary Marmot's high-pitched alarm call, echoing in alpine areas.
www.resort2resort.com /plan/whistler.asp   (996 words)

  
 Whistler, British Columbia
Whistler, we had been told, lies well within the boundaries of good but not excessively pampered vacations, yet it was confounding us at every turn.
At the base of its two mountains, Whistler’s pedestrian-only ski village is a kids’ paradise.
Whistler has the greatest vertical rise in North America, and the largest skiable acreage.
newyorkmetro.com /nymetro/travel/features/winter2004/10110   (681 words)

  
 SkiCentral - Ski Whistler British Columbia
Bed and breakfast accommodation in Whistler, British Columbia.
Inn and condo lodging at Whistler, British Columbia.
Spa and mountainside accommodations at Whistler, British Columbia.
www.skicentral.com /whistler1.html   (192 words)

  
 Whistler British Columbia Ski Resorts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Whistler Blackcomb received 45cm (18 inches) of new snow overnight on one day last week, the largest recorded overnight snowfall this season.
Whistler Mountain manager Paul Skelton was busy opening up terrain but he took time out to say, "There is a lot of snow on the mountains.
The year-to-date snowfall total at Whistler Blackcomb is now 671 cm or 264 inches, making this the eighth best season to date for North Amrica's most popular ski resort.
www.skiresorts.com /html/local/press/whistler_01_04_04.html   (166 words)

  
 Everything About Whistler, Canada
Whistler and Blackcomb mountains, both part of the Whistler Resort, are the two largest ski mountains in North America and are consistently ranked as the No. 1 or 2 ski destinations on the continent.
Whistler has also grown in popularity as a summer destination, with a range of family oriented outdoor activities and events.
At the base of Whistler and Blackcomb mountains are Whistler Village, Village North (also called Marketplace), and Upper Village, a rapidly expanding, interconnected community of lodgings, restaurants, pubs, gift shops, art galleries, and boutiques.
verylastminutetraveldeals.com /CanadaHotRateHotels/10011357/Whistler__Canada.html   (652 words)

  
 Whistler, Blackcomb British Columbia
Located in the Coastal Mountains of British Columbia, about 110 kilometers from Vancouver, Whistler and Blackcomb are rated as one of the top ski resorts in North America.
Whistler hotels and condo resorts range from luxury to moderately priced and are mostly located along the free shuttle route or within skiing or walking distance from the many ski lifts and gondolas that lead to the slopes.
The Westin Whistler Resort and Spa is nestled at the edge of the main Whistler Village, a mere 100 feet from the Whistler Gondola.
www.whistlermillenniumpl.com /whistler   (288 words)

  
 Whistler British Columbia Bed & Breakfast - Whistler Bed and Breakfast Inns Hotels Accommodations Accomodations ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
This page describes bed and breakfasts and inns located in Whistler, British Columbia, where experienced bed and breakfast travelers have come for over 10 years to quickly find great deals on a variety of bed and breakfasts, small hotels and inns.
Explore our informative and detailed Whistler, British Columbia page listings, rates and specials to make the most informed choice for your next trip to a bed and breakfast in beautiful Whistler, British Columbia.
Whistler is located in the British Columbia Rockies - host to four of Canada's National Parks - Kootenay, Yoho, Glacier and Mount Revelstoke.
www.ibbp.com /obb/bcolumbia/whistler.html   (257 words)

  
 Foreign Ownership in Whistler British Columbia :: The Whistler Real Estate Source
The payment of the GST can be deferred if the new purchaser intends to use the accommodation for short term or nightly rental at least 90% of the time and he or she becomes a GST registrant.
Tourism Whistler Assessment Fees: These are quarterly fees payable to Tourism Whistler and are calculated based on the number of bed units (one bedroom equals two bed units) in the accommodation.
Whistler is the number one resort in North America, and as such, a good percentage of property owners are non-residents.
www.whistler-realestate.com /buyer-foreign.html   (1031 words)

  
 About Whistler British Columbia Canada - whistler.com 1.800.WHISTLER
Located in the spectacular Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Whistler is Canada's premier, year-round destination.
Consistently ranked the number one resort in North America, Whistler features two spectacular mountains, epic skiing conditions, four championship golf courses, more than 200 shops, 90 restaurants and bars, accommodations galore, hiking trails, spas and arguably the best mountain bike park in the world.
Whistler Village was designed with the visitor in mind, featuring West Coast architecture and spectacular mountain views.
www.whistler.com /about   (242 words)

  
 Whistler British Columbia Canada - Whistler Canada - Whistler Lodging
Whistler attracts visitors from around the globe for its world class skiing and five star resort atmosphere.
Whistler got its title as a top ski resort for all the right reasons.
Beyond the hustle of the city life, past the crowded streets, escape to luxury on the doorstop of adventure at The Fairmont Chateau Whistler.
www.vacations-canada.com /british_columbia/whistler/whistler.htm   (277 words)

  
 Whistler British Columbia Parks In Whistler British Columbia BC
As Whistler BC and surrounding areas are one of British Columbia's most beautiful and rugged locations, there are so very many beautiful parks and out door recreation spots in the mountains around Whistler British Columbia that we could not possibly cover all of them here.
Many of the wild areas around Whistler BC are so remote that it can take weeks to travel out to get help.
Whistler's only RV Resort and Campground is open all year.
www.whistlerbcbritishcolumbia.com /whistler-bc-parks.ihtml   (611 words)

  
 Whistler Blackcomb - Official Ski Resort Website - Whistler, BC, Canada
Plan and book Whistler vacations including lift tickets, ski and snowboard rentals, ski school and Whistler hotels.
Plus Whistler web cams, photos, snow reports, live weather and everything else to help plan your Whistler escape.
Whistler Blackcomb is the Official Alpine Skiing Venue for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.
www.whistlerblackcomb.com   (119 words)

  
 Whistler - Travel British Columbia, BCLCA
The name "Whistler" is used by these settlers because of the shrill whistle sound made by the western hoary marmots who live among the rocks.
Whistler is only two hours from Vancouver along the scenic Sea to Sky Highway, and five hours from Seattle, Washington.
Whistler Bungee is located 8 kilometres south of Function Junction (a Whistler neighbourhood on the south end of town).
www.travel-british-columbia.com /Vancouver_Coast_and_Mountains/Whistler.aspx   (2307 words)

  
 Whistler Blackcomb - Whistler, British Columbia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Whistler is a friendly ski town located in British Columbia, Canada.
A visit to Whistler Blackcomb Mountains is a must for unforgettable skiing, snowboarding, and unlimited winter and summer activities.
Nestled in the heart of the Coast Mountains of British Columbia, Whistler is located 120 km (75 miles) north of Vancouver.
mountainlodgingbc.com /resorts/whistler.html   (153 words)

  
 Travel to British Columbia. Whistler
As British Columbia's third-most popular tourist destination (behind Vancouver and Victoria), the coverage of Whistler in Moon Handbooks British Columbia is comprehensive--how to get there, the best way to make the most of your time, where to stay, where to eat, and more.
Between Whistler and Blackcomb Mountains, a gravel road leads five km to the trailhead for the Singing Pass Trail.
Still, golfing at Whistler is as expensive as anywhere in the country.
www.westerncanadatravel.com /british.columbia.whistler.htm   (1497 words)

  
 British Columbia Whistler Blackcomb
The premier ski destination in British Columbia is the Whistler Blackcomb resort area.
And heli-skiing companies based in Whistler Village provide services to more than a 100 other runs on glaciers near the resort.
Whistler Village is less than two hours from Vancouver, along the edge of scenic Howe Sound and into the Coast Mountains from Squamish.
www.travel.bc.ca /whistler   (257 words)

  
 Activities In Whistler, British Columbia | WhistlerRetreats.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Whistler Mountain is the official ski area for the Canadian National Ski Team, and has North America's lift-serviced vertical at (1,530 m).
Lively music from an outdoor café will pull you in, and before you know it, you'll be taste testing in one of more than a hundred bars and restaurants.
Whistler was designed as a resort destination, it is impossible not to have fun!
www.whistlerretreats.com /activities   (257 words)

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