Earl Nishiguchi (earln@uhunix.uhcc.Hawaii.Edu)
Tue, 22 Feb 94 10:15:16 HST

> Earl,
> If you're interested in skiing during your trip to the northwest,
> now is a good time to do it. I went skiing at Whistler Mountain
> yesterday where they have had 7 feet of snow over the last week.
> Whistler/Blackcomb is about 1 1/2 hrs north of Vancouver and easily
> accessable by bus or train. Blackcomb Mountain has a never - ever
> package with lifts, lessons and rentals for something like $25. There
> are also 3 ski hills across the harbour from downtown Vancouver. The
> closest one is only 15 - 20 minutes away and is served by public
> transit and all of them have night skiing. BTW even though the
> mountains have had a lot of snow there hasn't been any in Vancouver -
> its in the fifties and alot of the spring flowers are blooming.

Doug, thanks for the info...I guess there won't be much snow when we go
on the week of March long as there's some snow, my son should be