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Proposed Jumbo Glacier ski resort wins another round

Bagging two hikes in one day up the Glacier Creek Road in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia might leave you hiking down from Jumbo Pass as the sun sets behind the area's glacier-studded peaks.  (Rich Landers / The Spokesman-Review)
Bagging two hikes in one day up the Glacier Creek Road in the Purcell Mountains of British Columbia might leave you hiking down from Jumbo Pass as the sun sets behind the area's glacier-studded peaks. (Rich Landers / The Spokesman-Review)

MOUNTAINS -- The controversial proposal to build a massive ski resort in the Purcell Mountains up from Invermere, British Columbia, has gained another official step toward development.

See the CBC NEWS story.

This follows the approval the BC government gave the resort in March, as I covered in this post.




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