Attention Whistler residents: parking in the resort municipality is about to look very different, with Olympic organizers now starting to move into town. To help you navigate what's open and what's closed, Pique Newsmagazine has put together this parking cheat sheet. You can also visit www.travelsmart2010.com or www.whistler2010.com to get the latest updates on parking and travel in Whistler over the next six months.
Day Skier parking lots
Lot 1, Lot 2 and Lot 3 in the village close Feb. 1 and open March 1.
Lot 4 and Lot 5 in the village close Feb. 1 and open March 30.
Lot 6 at Blackcomb Base II closes Feb. 1 until March 1, and again from March 26 until March 30.
Lot 7 and Lot 8 at Blackcomb Base II closed in September and will remain closed through March 30
Creekside parking lot
The surface lot closes Jan. 4 until April 21.
Part of level P2 in the underground lot closes from Jan. 11 to Jan. 31 and March 22 to April 5.
The whole underground lot is inaccessible between Feb. 1 and March 21.
Telus Conference Centre parking lot
The surface lot closed Dec. 28 and will remain closed until April 4.
The underground lot closes Jan. 24 and will remain closed until April 4.
On all roads throughout February, there will be no parking on odd sides anytime and no parking on even sides between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Also, there will be no parking on transit routes, either side of the road.
The golf course driving range will be closed to the public in February.