Big Snow in Whistler (video)

Waiting for snow? Whistler's got it.
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Dendrite at Whistler

It's been a dry couple of days in a lot of places. Colorado, California, and Wyoming have been sunny and snow free. But, up in America's hat, it's been dumping. Whistler Blackcomb has seen nearly three feet of snow in the past 72 hours. The crew at Dendrite Studios thought that was worth filming. Here's what they skied.

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