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is a major ski resort
located 121 km (75 mi)
north of Vancouver
, in British Columbia
. By many measures it is the largest ski resort in North America
; it is 50% larger than its nearest competitor in terms of size,
has the greatest uphill lift capacity, and until 2009, had the highest vertical skiable distance by a wide margin. Whistler Blackcomb also features the Peak 2 Peak Gondola
for moving between Whistler
mountains at the top; Peak 2 Peak holds the record for the highest above ground cable car in the world. With all of this capacity, Whistler Blackcomb is also often the most-visited ski resort, often besting 2 million visitors a year.
The model is created at a scale of 1:60,000 with 2x vertical exaggeration. It features a built-in base, so it sits perfectly on a desk or in a frame.
Model Data Sources: Data Sources: European Space Agency (Imagery), Contains information licensed under the Open Government Licence – Canada