Unexplored lakes and virgin terrain were all that stretched out below a group of adventurous souls as their helicopter soared high above the North Thompson. They touched down 15 kilometres northwest of Blue River in the Cariboo Mountain range on what the organizer believes may be the first commercial heli Stand Up Paddle (SUP) trip in North America. With the...
Duncan Kilba Road Crew aims for $2,000 “I really wanted to be an example for people. That putting myself through an 88 kilometre ride is nothing compared to families who have had loved ones who they’ve lost. Nothing that I can withstand during the ride could be as painful as losing a family (member) or friend,” said Leah Assue, Duncan...
Excitement is building for the first day of downhill mountain biking and alpine hiking at Sun Peaks Resort, as the Sunburst Chairlift starts turning at 10 a.m. this Saturday, June 26. From steep and technical downhill runs to berm loaded machine-made trails--the options are endless, but when it comes to single track, no other park does it better. Dozens of...
  As wine enthusiasts milled around the village, wineries from across British Columbia prepared to offer samples of their signature blends. The Sun Peaks Progressive Tasting on Jan. 19  offered guests an opportunity to sample wines from 30 wineries from established wine regions such as the Naramata Bench, the Golden Mile and, in the last few years, from the emerging...
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,...