Race to the Sun training.
On Sept. 18 the Interior Grasslands Cycling Club will hold the sixth annual prestigious hill climb bicycle race, known as Race to the Sun. The course will climb 3000 vertical feet as it winds from Heffley Creek, through the scenic ranch communities of Sun Peaks Road, finally ending at Sun Peaks Resort. Sponsored by Nancy Greene Raine and Al...
  For first-time mom Andrea Heath, she knew she wanted to maintain her active outdoors lifestyle following the birth of her son, Caden. After recovering from her son’s birth she looked to connect with other parents who were raising their children to embrace the outdoors but didn’t find what she was looking for.   She then created The Wild And Tiny-...
All Mountain Camp a success for Sun Peaks athlete   “This is the most time that he’s been able to have on the mountain because there has to always be someone with him up the mountain,” said Deanna Jones of Kamloops, mother of 11-year-old Dawson Jones. “This has given him the opportunity to go up there, and he’s gained so...
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...
Sun Peaks locals, businesses and visitors were kept well entertained over the resort’s Summer Kick-Off weekend, June 27 to 30. The Sunburst chairlift opened for the summer season on Friday, June 27, with 785 hikers and bikers riding the lift to enjoy the newly opened trails. Aidan Kelly, director of sales and marketing for Sun Peaks Resort Corporation, described the opening...