National Health and Fitness Day celebrated Stretch out, take a swing or carefully putt this June 3 at Sun Peaks for National Health and Fitness Day. Championed by Nancy Greene Raine, the day was created in 2014 with the goal of encouraging Canada to become ‘the fittest nation on earth’. Sun Peaks will be taking part in the celebration by...
Photo contributed by Kamloops Heritage Railway Society
ALL ABOARD: The restored KHR 2141 steam engine at the station ready to whisk passengers away on a trip to Kamloops’ historical past. The steam engine winds through the train’s old route as passengers learn about the city’s western heritage and railway operations in the old days. Train robbers on horseback, people in early 1900s costume, real gold bars...
Sample chocolates, see historical sport mementoes or view some amazing artwork. Sun Peaks is a tourist town yet many of the community highlights don’t come with tourist price tags. If you know where to look, you can even enjoy them for free. A village walking tour featuring some of the resort’s unique attractions and activities is now available to assist...

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...