Not in Kansas anymore

When the power went out I was hunched over my computer, frantically working to meet a deadline, the same position I’d been in since five o’clock that morning. It was now four o’clock in the afternoon and the sun was dipping behind the mountains. With work no longer an option, I ventured into the dying light to take some fresh...
Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a ski guide and spend your days in the mountains? Though many may have considered completing the required training to be a certified ski guide, the high costs of equipment and courses and extensive time commitments can make the option intimidating. That’s why local ski guide and instructor Bodie Shandro...
The Kamloops Disc Golf Club is hosting the Canadian Disc Golf Championship in Kamloops on June 18 and 19. The competition will be held at the two Rosehill disc golf courses in Kamloops and at the Copper Ridge course in Logan Lake. Over 70 players from across the country will be in Kamloops for this national competition, including the 2010...
Volunteer capacity doubles with new tools As the snow melts and trails begin to dry, cross country biking and hiking enthusiasts are getting ready and the Sun Peaks Recreational Trail Association (SPRTA) is preparing for the warm months ahead. SPRTA will be purchasing new tools for trail maintenance and building thanks to a $1,560 community grant from the Sun Peaks Mountain...
Andy Armstrong has been a snowboard instructor at Sun Peaks for nearly ten years, but has also coached snowboard cross to riders looking for something different than freestyle competitions. He said he believes Sun Peaks currently has enough momentum to kick off something new and exciting for the mountain. “We have a lot of excellent ski teams here that are...