It’s a perfect opportunity to purchase local, sustainable food for your family’s dinner table, while enjoying a gorgeous alpine setting. The Sun Peaks & Region Farmers’ Market returns to the village square this Sunday, June 27, for the first market of the summer! Local farmers, ranchers and artisans will be in the village selling fruits, veggies, local meats, seafood, arts,...
Heffley Lake resident and long-time surfer Bodie Shandro will be competing in the world’s biggest stand-up paddle (SUP) competition in Hawaii this June. The 2010 Rainbow Sandals Gerry Lopez Battle of the Paddle will be held at Duke Kahanamoku Beach in Waikiki where the sport was born. While surfing is not for everyone, almost anyone can do stand-up paddling,...
Tickets are on sale now for the inaugural Women Only Weekend (WOW) at Sun Peaks, from September 13 to 15, 2013. Unlike other women’s conferences, WOW Sun Peaks is an active retreat for women. It offers Zumba in the heart of the village, a vinyasa yoga series, cycling to a mountain lake for brunch, wine tasting events and a lunch...
I spend a lot of my time chasing snow. Not in the sense that it’s running away from me, but more like I’m always trying to find it to ski on. In Canada, we have the opportunity to ski pretty easily seven months of the year on winter snow with Sunshine and Blackcomb running ‘til late May. But that leaves...
Travel is rewarding but it can be expensive. For free accommodation, people have resorted to couchsurfing or WWOOFing (your free labour for free food and housing), but you’d still have to pay to get from Point A to Point B. That’s where Hit the Road comes in handy. When Aislinn O’Grady and her husband moved across the country from Ontario...