Sun Peaks' Groomers Share Visual Perks of the Job Leo Pouliot sits in one of Sun Peaks’ eight snowcats, driving up the mountainslope partway through another evening shift. “This is my office,” he says with an ear-to-ear grin. He makes a pass up Blazer, then up the Crystal Bowl and pauses for a quick moment to take in the breathtaking view. “Whenever you’re...
Over 160 participants took to the mountain on March 1 and 2 for the Sixth Annual Banked Slalom, supported and organized by the local not-for-profit Bluebird Day Fund. This year, for the first time, the event spanned two days to allow for a day of youth competition for ages nine to 18. Younger competitors ran the same course as the...
This past weekend at Sun Peaks Resort was a huge hit. The village square was lined with prepared concertgoers most arriving with their own lawn chairs and blankets. The Retro Rock Concert weekend kicked off on Friday evening with BC/DC who, as usual, totally rocked it!  View more photos of BC/DC on Flickr The concerts started again on Saturday with Bon Jovi...
Craft cider event a hit It’s was nearing 40 degrees on Kamloops’ valley floor and all I could think about was a cool, refreshing beverage. It was fortunate Red Beard Café picked one of the hottest days of the summer to host their first CIDER Tap Takeover. In fact, the heat may have worked in their favour. Six of the 11...
As the days get longer, Sun Peaks Resort Corporation has posted new operating hours for ski lift operations. The following lift hours are in effect until April 9, 2012: Sunburst Express, Burfield, Crystal, Elevation are open 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. daily. Sundance Express, Morrisey Express, and Morrisey Platter are open 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily. The Village Platter is open...