A one hour scenic drive north of Vancouver, Whistler is a ski mecca and boasts some of the largest annual powder snowfalls in North America. There is plenty to do in Whistler, here are some links for travelers from the Tourism Whistler website.
Whistler has become the Chamonix of North America, it sets the trenda and is home to the largest community of big mountain riders. Whistler has one of the most impressive lift systems in the world featuring thePeak 2 Peak Gondola. It also is home to many backcountry snow-cat and heli operations. Impressive!