Landslides threaten Whistler
The mountains and spectacular scenery have always been there. But until the 1950s, the Whistler area was just a small collection of lodges and cabins. Then a group of Vancouver businessmen with big dreams built a ski hill. Despite some troubles along the way, Whistler Village was built and became one of Canada's best-known resorts. CBC Digital Archives takes a look at the still-bumpy road to Whistler's international success.
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: Nov. 2, 2006
Guest(s): Frank Baumann, Andrée Blais-Stevens, Ken Melamed, Torry Seranin, Aldrich Unger
Host: Peter Mansbridge
Reporter: Natalie Clancy
Last updated: March 6, 2012
Page consulted on September 10, 2014
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