Bikers make way, the two- wheeled phenomenon that is quickly becoming popular across North America is coming to Sun Peaks. Gemma Harris of Alpine Images has a new business called Alpine Explorers that will be offering Segway tours this summer. Segways are two-wheeled, motorized machines that use motion sensor equipment to interpret the minute movements of the operator moving them forward,...
A fast paced event is coming to Sun Peaks after the mountain closes this spring. The Western Canadian Hillcross Association (WCHA) hits the resort April 20 to 22 for their third and final hillclimb weekend of the year. It marks the return of an event that has been away from the resort for more than ten years. Ben Drodge, a...
As the last few weeks of summer unfold, the team at Treetop Flyers are busy preparing to launch the only zipline tour in the Interior of B.C. When SPIN visited the site, a group of men had just finished putting the final touches on the landscaping in front of the sales office in Chase. The air was tinged with wood,...
As a graduate from Algonquin College’s culinary management program, and spending almost a decade in the culinary industry, Voyageur Bistro’s head chef, Annie Campbell, is bringing her unique expertise to SPIN in this month’s highlighted seasonal dish. The Ottawa, Ontario native was delighted to have been recruited to head up the kitchen at Voyageur Bistro as she was itching...
Arriving at the quaint Sun Peaks Stables, located underneath the Burfield chairlift, we are greeted by four relaxed horses waiting patiently with their saddles on. Robert Taylor, owner of Sun Peaks Stables, is grooming his own mount but sets aside his brushes to welcome us. He introduces each horse, their name, their personalities, their best suited rider, and helps...