Influencing adventure

How social media affects local trails Three years ago Corry Bondini created a new Instagram account to share photos from her adventures with her friends without flooding her main account. Now, almost 17,000 followers later, @hikingcorry has taken Bondini to places she never imagined. But with the likes, comments, sponsors and trips comes a level of responsibility she is very...
There's a number of unique and romantic ways to celebrate Valentine's Day in Sun Peaks--and the options go beyond chocolates and roses. Below are a list of the specials starting at $2.99: Private horse drawn sleigh rides for $125. Available Feb. 14. Book a driver for a snowmobile tour and your sweetheart rides as a passenger for free. Available Feb. 14. Valentine's Moonlight...
CHAINSAW ARTIST TRANSFORMS LOGS INTO ART Sawdust covered the ground and the roar of a chainsaw filled the air while drivers slowed to admire the wooden carvings created by a man working along the Heffley Louis Creek Road this March. Chainsaw carver Randy Gauthier set up shop along the rural road in preparation for two competitions in Ontario in April, including...
The first annual Talents and Treasures event in Whitecroft this Saturday, June 24 is ready to bring locals together to fundraise for a new playground. Michelle Smith, president of the Whitecroft Community Association, said they are focused on strengthening the community spirit of the small village and providing a space for the neighbourhood to gather. The event, from 9...
Led Zeppelin tribute band The Led Zeppelin show were the second band to perform on Saturday August 13 for Sun Peaks Resort's Retro Rock Concert Weekend. A large crowd gathered to enjoy the tribute band who performed in the village square.