Media

Resort Development

November 27, 2014
Pique Newsmagazine: "Big questions remain around Jumbo ski resort"
www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/big-questions-remain-around-jumbo-ski-resort/Content?oid=2600706

September 22, 2014
Globe & Mail: "Scale the Rockies, no mountaineering experience required.  Seriously"
www.theglobeandmail.com/life/travel/activities-and-interests/anyone-can-do-this---seriously/article20722668/

September 5, 2014
News Release:  "Sunshine Village announces New Chair Lift for the 2015-16 Ski Season"
Tee_Pee_Town_Press_Release_September_5_2014.pdf

June 30, 2014
CBC News: "Mount Norquay opens via ferrata high above Banff"
www.cbc.ca/news/canada/calgary/mount-norquay-opens-via-ferrata-high-above-banff-1.2692129

April 4, 2014
Vancouver Province: "Proposed Jumbo Glacier ski resort doesn't violate Grizzly Bear Spirit rights, Judge rules"
http://www.theprovince.com/life/Proposed+Jumbo+Glacier+resort+doesn+violate+Grizzly+Bear+Spirit/9700571/story.html

April 4, 2014
CBC: "Jumbo Glacier Resort faces down First Nation opposition"
www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/jumbo-glacier-resort-faces-down-first-nation-opposition-1.2597902

April 3, 2014
e-Know: "Ktunaxa bid to quash Jumbo MDA dismissed"
www.e-know.ca/news/ktunaxa-bid-quash-jumbo-mda-dismissed/

February 4, 2014
News Release: "New Cabins for Whistler Blackcomb's Village Gondola included in $12 million Investments for Winter 2014.15"
www.whistlerblackcomb.com/about-us/news-releases/feb-4-2014.aspx 

February 2, 2014
Globe & Mail:  "Time is running out for Jumbo Glacier Resort"
www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/time-is-running-out-for-jumbo-glacier-resort/article16657533/

January 7, 2014
News Release: "$3 million Quad Chairlift and Snowmaking Expansion at Panorama Mountain Village"
www.newswire.ca/en/story/1287741/-3-million-quad-chairlift-and-snowmaking-expansion-at-panorama-mountain-village

January 7, 2014
Whistler News: "Garibaldi at Squamish Proposal Continues"
www.thewhistlernews.com/2014/01/07/garibaldi-at-squamish-proposal-continues/

January 7, 2014
Globe and Mail: "Comment period on proposed ski resort extended"
www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/comment-period-on-proposed-ski-resort-extended/article16240672/

January 4, 2014
CBC: "Jumbo Glacier Resort faces First Nations court challenge"
www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/jumbo-glacier-resort-faces-first-nations-court-challenge-1.2486146

January 2, 2014
Pique: "Province seeking feedback on Garibaldi at Squamish resort proposal"
www.cwsaa.org/administrator/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&layout=edit&id=127

November 15, 2013
Global: "$2.6 million development at Blackstrap Provincial Park"
http://globalnews.ca/news/970784/developing-blackstrap-provincial-park/ 

November 12, 2013
Vancouver Sun: "Developer takes another run at Squamish area ski resort"
www.vancouversun.com/travel/Developer+takes+another+Squamish+area+resort/9153006/story.html

October 2, 2013
Whistler Question: "Whistler Blackcomb updates Master Plan"
www.whistlerquestion.com/article/20131002/whistler01/310029964/-1/whistler/whistler-blackcomb-updates-master-plan

September 25, 2013
Whistler Question: "Proponent insist Garabaldi at Squamish ski resort would 'grow the market'"
www.whistlerquestion.com/article/20130925/WHISTLER01/309259973/-1/whistler/proponent-insist-garibaldi-at-squamish-ski-resort-would-145-grow

May 23, 2013
Pique: "Jumbo-skiers' dream or B.C. taxpayer's sinkhole?"
www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/jumbo/Content?oid=2459995&storyPage=1

April 10, 2013
CBC Kamloops: "Valemount pitched for new ski resort"
www.cbc.ca/kamloops/mt/2013/04/10/valemount-pitched-for-new-ski-resort/

February 28, 2013
News Release: "Winsport opens $4-million expansion to hill at Canada Olympic Park"
www.winsportcanada.ca/files/Media%20Release%20-%20WinSport%20opens%20$4-million%20expansion%20to%20hill%20at%20Canada%20Olympic%20Park.pdf

February 13, 2013
CTV News: "Hopes to revamp Blackstrap ski hill"
http://saskatoon.ctvnews.ca/hopes-to-revamp-blackstrap-ski-hill-1.1155334

January 24, 2013
Pique: "Lift expansion makes a statement: $18 million Whistler Blackcomb improvements 'positive' for community, industry"
www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/lift-expansion-makes-a-statement/Content?oid=2448005 

January 18, 2013
News Release: "Whistler Blackcomb announces major $18 million capital expansion for 2013.2014"
www.whistlerblackcombholdings.com/phoenix.zhtml?c=240837&p=irol-newsArticle&ID=1776178&highlight=

January 3, 2013
Leader Post: "Developers vying to give Blackstrap ski hill another chance"
www.leaderpost.com/sports/Developers+vying+give+Blackstrap+hill+another+chance/7770715/story.html

December 12, 2012
BC Government News Release: "Phoenix Mountain positioned for secure future"
News_Release_-_Phoenix_Mountain_positioned_for_secure_future_Dec_12_2012.pdf

December 11, 2012
Vancouver Sun: "Mt. Seymour's Mystery Peak Express Opens"
www.vancouversun.com/travel/skiguide/Seymour+Mystery+Peak+Express+opens/7667853/story.html

November 27, 2012
National Post: "A mountain of bureaucracy for B.C.'s Jumbo ski resort"
http://fullcomment.nationalpost.com/2012/11/27/koch-weissenberger-a-mountain-of-bureaucracy-for-b-c-s-jumbo-ski-resort/

November 24, 2012
Globe and Mail: "Chasing the jumbo dream - backers swoon over glacier resort in B.C."
www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/chasing-the-jumbo-dream---backers-swoon-over-glacier-resort-in-bc/article5622034/

November 20, 2012
CBC News: "Jumbo Glacier officialy becomes resort municipality"
www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2012/11/19/bc-jumbo-ski-resort-announcement.html

November 20, 2012
CTV News: "$450 million Jumbo Glacier Resort incorporated"
http://bc.ctvnews.ca/450-million-jumbo-glacier-resort-incorporated-1.1046300

October 31, 2012
News Release: "Half Million Dollar Upgrade for Asessippi Resort"
Half_Million_Dollar_Upgrade_for_Asessippi_Resort_October_31_2012.pdf

October 5, 2012
BC Business: "The Rise of Jumbo Mountain"
www.bcbusinessonline.ca/tourism-and-hospitality/rise-of-jumbo-mountain

September 28, 2012
Ski Canada: "Overcoming the odds"
http://skicanadamag.com/2012/09/28/travel/overcoming-the-odds

September 25, 2012
News Release: "RED Adds Nearly 1,000 Acres on In-bound Terrain"
www.redresort.com/mountain-news/red-adds-nearly-1000-acres-of-in-bound-terrain/

September 19, 2012
Georgia Straight: "A speedy new chair lift solves Mount Seymour's Mystery Peak"
www.straight.com/life/speedy-new-chair-lift-solves-mount-seymours-mystery-peak

September 18, 2012
The Rocky Mountain Goat: "Valemount Glacier Destinations releases formal proposal"
www.therockymountaingoat.com/2012/09/valemount-glacier-destination-formal-proposal-resort/

August 7, 2012
Vancouver Province: "Photos: Choppers and chairlifts on Mount Seymour"
http://www.theprovince.com/health/Photos+Choppers+chairlifts+Mount+Seymour/7054464/story.html

July 31, 2012
Calgary Herald: "WinSport 'extremely disappointed' in council's rejection of plan to sell land"
www.calgaryherald.com/news/calgary/WinSport+extremely+disappointed+Calgary+council+rejection/7020115/story.html

May 15, 2012
Invermere Valley Echo: "Local officials oppose Bill 41" 
www.bclocalnews.com/news/151403825.html

May 1 2012 (First Reading)
BC Bill 41: "Miscellaneous Statutes Amendment Act (No. 2), 2012" - includes changes to "Local Government Act"
www.leg.bc.ca/39th4th/1st_read/gov41-1.htm

April 30, 2012
Business in Vancouver: "Jumbo construction start a year away"
www.biv.com/article/20120410/BIV0106/304109945/-1/BIV/jumbo-construction-start-a-year-away

April 2, 2012
Valley Biz: "Thunderhill Ski Club Raising the Bar".
//swanriver.valleybiz.ca/news/2012/04/02/thunder-hill-ski-club-raising-the-bar/

March 27, 2012
The Prince George Citizen: "Alpine resort near Valemount remains on track"
www.princegeorgecitizen.com/article/20120327/PRINCEGEORGE0101/303279983/-1/princegeorge/alpine-resort-near-valemount-remains-on-track

March 21, 2012
Kimberley Daily Bulletin: "Mixed Reactions to Jumbo"
www.bclocalnews.com/news/143675596.html 

March 20, 2012
Business in Vancouver: "Victoria approves $450 million Jumbo ski resort"
www.biv.com/article/20120320/BIV0106/120329993/-1/BIV/victoria-approves-450-million-jumbo-ski-resort

March 20, 2012
CBC:  
"B.C. approves Jumbo Glacier Mountain ski resort"
www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/story/2012/03/20/bc-jumbo-glacier-approval.html?cmp=rss

March 20, 2012
BC Government Press Release: "Jumbo Glacier Resort approved"

www.newsroom.gov.bc.ca/2012/03/jumbo-glacier-resort-approved.html

March 13, 2012
Sts'ailes & Berezan Group Joint Press Release re: Hemlock Ski Resort
www.stsailes.com/downloads/berezangroup-stsailes-joint-press-release.pdf

January 31, 2012
Business in Vancouver: "Ski resort capacity questioned"
www.biv.com/article/20120131/BIV0106/301319950/-1/BIV/ski-resort-capacity-questioned

December 21, 2011
North Shore Outlook: "Magic Carpet lift opens on Mount Seymour"
www.northshoreoutlook.com/community/136015858.html

December 2, 2011
News Release: "Vista Ridge opens Syncrude Bison chair lift"
http://www.syncrude.ca/users/news_view.asp?FolderID=5690&NewsID=212

September 15, 2011
Comox Valley Record: "Magic Carpets appear on Mount Washington"
www.comoxvalleyrecord.com/news/129923958.html

January 26, 2011
Big Lines: "Glory Ridge Chair launches Whitewater into the big league"
www.biglines.com/articles/glory-ridge-chair-launches-whitewater-big-league

November 4, 2010
News Release: "Marmot Basin Adding Another Two Ski Lifts"
www.jasper.travel/sites/default/files/u3/Marmot%20Basin%20New%20Chairlifts%20media%20release.pdf

January 1, 2008
BC Business:  "BC Ski Industry: Great Expansions"
www.bcbusiness.ca/tourism-culture/bc-ski-industry-great-expansions

January 1, 2008
BC Business: "BC Ski Resorts Haven't Hung up Their Poles"
www.bcbusiness.ca/tourism-culture/bc-ski-resorts-havent-hung-up-their-poles