The Marmot

The latest news about the Comox Valley and Mount Washington. Courtenay, Comox, Cumberland, rural, waterfront, whatever the choice, we can help you find what you are looking for.

Winter 2008 Issue

Leduc Family Profile

Leduc Family Profile

Mention a family dedicated to the Mount Washington Ski Club,and Normand and Cindy Leduc’s names are bound to come up.

Sasquatches on the Move?

Sasquatches on the Move?

The Sasquatch, said to inhabit Mount Washington and the nearby Vancouver Island Mountain Range, has ventured farther afield. That is the finding of zoologists who have scoured the mountain in search of evidence.

Strathcona Nordics Update

Strathcona Nordics Update

The Strathcona Nordics Cross Country Ski Club is preparing to host a second International Paralympic Committee (IPC) World Cup Event in March 2009.

2nd Generation Marmot Pups Born in the Wild

2nd Generation Marmot Pups Born in the Wild

While Mount Washington Alpine Resort welcomes aspiring athletes from around the world for pre-Olympic training to a mountain boasting some of the most spectacular coastal alpine settings in North America, they can also be proud of helping Canada’s most endangered mammal, the Vancouver Island Marmot, begin a slow recovery on the very same slopes.

Olympic Connections in Beijing

Olympic Connections in Beijing

Marketing has been an important initiative for Mount Washington Alpine Resort as it pursues a supporting role in the 2010 Winter Olympic Games to be held at Vancouver/Whistler, B.C.

New Mogul Site for the Freestyle Club

New Mogul Site for the Freestyle Club

The Mount Washington Freestyle Club has been operating up at Mount Washington Alpine Resort for seven years, and this year hopes to become a permanent fixture with the creation of a mogul site.