As the number of people exploring the backcountry around the province spikes, Sun Peaks is taking part in Avalanche Canada’s Avalanche Awareness Days. On Jan. 27 Sun Peaks’ Patrol and Snow Safety alongside Avalanche Canada are hosting a free event on the mountain for anyone curious about avalanche and backcountry safety.     An information booth will be set up at...
The Rolling Stones tribute band Steel Wheels were the last to take the stage on Saturday August 13, 2011 for Sun Peaks Retro Rock Concert weekend. As the sun set the village square was ready for a party and Steel Wheels delivered. This was the first time Steel Wheels had played for the Retro Rock Concert Series at Sun...
Considered the crown jewel of extreme off-road racing, the Hard Enduro Red Bull Hare Scramble Erzberg Rodeo sets the standard for intensity in the world of motocross. Over 1,500 daredevils will flock from around the world to Eisenerz, Austria for the chance to compete. After preliminary races, only 500 finalists will experience the massive obstacle course set in Iron Mountain,...
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.
Children must be monitored closely in the water. "Drowning is the third largest cause of preventable deaths for children under 10 years," says Glen Cheetham, Kamloops' aquatic programs director. Knowing how to spot a drowning person and how to avoid being a victim yourself is important. Each year, 80 to 100 people drown in B.C., and 500 die in Canada...