Making progress on Morrisey and Gil’s

Logging

The establishment of new ski runs on Mt. Morrisey and Tod Mountain are proceeding well, according to the Sun Peaks Resort Corporation (SPRC). Jamie Tattersfield, SPRC mountain operations manager, said new ski runs are on track for the start of the winter season. “What we’re aiming for is to have at least one new ski run in each area (West … [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...]

Car showcase pulling into Sun Peaks

Run to the Sun

Car enthusiasts will be racing towards Sun Peaks to enjoy the fourth annual Run to the Sun car gathering September 19 to 21. Preparations for the weekend are in top gear, according to Colin Brost, director of market development for Tourism Sun Peaks (TSP). “Anyone interested in automobiles should look forward to this event,” Brost … [Read more...]