Get your skin prepped for the season

Dry Brushing

With the winter season fast approaching, it’s important to make sure our bodies are ready to hit the slopes come opening weekend. Taking care of ourselves doesn’t need to be hard or time consuming, and there are plenty of exercises and activities you can be doing today to get ski, snowboard, skate, sled and snowshoe ready this season. While we … [Read more...]

You can make a difference

Village At Night

As the full-time residents of this mountain town ready themselves with their annual pre-winter tasks, there are scores of young men and women around the globe anxiously anticipating a winter season ahead at Sun Peaks, living far away from home, school and mom and dad. Kind of like their first day at grade school, for these new “locals” it can be … [Read more...]

Better environmental safeguards needed after Mt Polley spill

Image by Anushka Nagji

If you drive 370 kilometres north of Sun Peaks you’ll arrive on the shores of the picturesque and pristine Quesnel Lake — the source of the Quesnel River and the deepest lake in B.C. As well as providing the drinking water supply for nearby communities, it’s a popular fishing and camping location. Or at least it was. Early in the morning of … [Read more...]