Heading into his second winter as CEO of the Canada West Ski Area Association (CWSAA), Christopher Nicolson has a lot on his mind. Since taking up the position in April of 2016 Nicolson, a Sun Peaks resident, has had a packed schedule. So far he’s visited 82 out of the 92 ski area members in an effort to focus on...
Performing for the second time at Sun Peaks Resort, Blaze of Glory—a Bon Jovi Tribute Band were the first band to play on Saturday August 13, 2011. Blaze of Glory were a crowd favourite during last years Retro Rock concert series and this year they did not disappoint.
Pedal Fest visitors.
Aidan Kelly would have been content if a handful of locals showed up last year. When more than 250 riders rolled into the inaugural Peaks Pedal Fest, a festival held to celebrate everything bicycling, Sun Peaks Resort Corporation’s chief marketing officer knew he had a winner on his hands. “It was an idea borne last summer when we realized we needed...
Imagine cruising on a motorcycle through Death Valley and being buzzed by a jet fighter — cruising by at such low altitude you can practically look the pilot in the eyes. Or riding through tiny coastal communities in Mexico. Sun Peaks’ locals Joel Currie and Adam Bullock don’t have to imagine it. After 8,000 kilometres and over four weeks of...
While shooting in the backcountry can be challenging enough, local production company 2Deep Media has been upping the ante by filming much of its new project, Nightcrawlers, in the dark. “It’s funny, I am reminded of old stories of guys skiing back in the day with small car batteries and car stereos so they could listen to music before small...