Spartans to take on Ultra Beast


Bodies will be pushed to their limits and spirits will be tested from Sun Peaks’ village to Top of the World, and everywhere in between, as the Spartan Race series commandeers the resort on September 28 and 29. Spartan Race’s are among the world’s most challenging and rewarding outdoor obstacle courses — with competitors racing against the … [Read more...]

An outsider’s view of the Northern Gateway Project


I grew up in the beautiful coastal town of Esperance, Western Australia; a town famous for its pristine beaches and magnificent coastline. The sign as you enter the town proudly states “Voted Australia’s Best Beaches” which is a pretty big claim to fame in a country known for its beaches. Growing up, I learned from an early age that industry and … [Read more...]

Quilters retreat a sell-out event


The Sun Peaks Quilters Guild held a sold-out Quilting in the Mountains event July 14 to 18. The 10th annual event hosted 16 participants from as far as Vancouver, Horsefly and Valemount, who joined local quilters from Sun Peaks and Kamloops, to hone their quilting skills, share ideas and socialize. With the return of their resident instructor, … [Read more...]