New group seeks to unlock Sun Peaks’ biking potential

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Any cross-country mountain biker in Sun Peaks can see the area has a huge amount of untapped potential — boasting terrain similar to other B.C. riding havens like Squamish, but lacking a driving force to develop a top-class trail network. That’s all set to change, after a group of local riders have gotten together to put cross-country biking on … [Read more...]

High speed downhill attraction heading to Sun Peaks

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Locals and visitors looking for a unique Sun Peaks experience could soon be racing downhill in custom built Mountain Cross Carts, as part of a new, gravity-fueled attraction being developed for the 2015 summer season. Sun Peaks will be the first resort in North America to feature a Mountain Cross Cart (MCC) course. Development of the track has … [Read more...]

Runners get Ultra Dirty in 50km mountain marathon

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The North Face Dirty Feet race series came to Sun Peaks on September 6 and 7 to host two days of events in the mountainous terrain around the resort. The Ultra Dirty 50 kilometre race and relay kicked things off on day one, with competitors racing solo or in teams to complete this mammoth race. The course led racers through the village and to the … [Read more...]