Whistler Blackcomb snowmaking team competing for I Am a Snowmaker Award

The HKD I Am a Snowmaker Award gives props to six standout snowmaking crews from mountain resorts across North America. Each of the six nominated crews was tasked with making a video that highlights why their crew is second only to Mother Nature.

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The Whistler Blackcomb snowmaking crew.

Whistler Blackcomb is one of those crews, and their above video provides insight into an often overlooked aspect of the operation of a ski resort. The six crews are all vying for the top spot which will be determined via voting.

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Sun’s down, guns out.

Watch the rest of the videos here, then cast your vote.

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