The Seattle Times

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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Swooping down the ski slopes just a half-hour from Vancouver, B.C.

A skier at Mount Seymour pauses to take in the view of downtown Vancouver, B.C. Mount Seymour, Cypress Mountain and Grouse Mountain ski areas are just a half-hour north of downtown, perched atop the North Shore mountains that rise steeply more than 4,000 feet above the city and its suburbs.