Season pass holders to save at Whistler

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Sun Peaks season pass holders for 2014-15 are set to benefit from a new reciprocal pass agreement to save 50 per cent off the window ticket rate when skiing at Whistler Blackcomb. Aidan Kelly, director of sales and marketing at Sun Peaks Resort Corporation (SPRC), said he was excited about the new agreement. “We wanted to add value to our … [Read more...]

Early to rise for Terwiel fans

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It was an early morning at Sun Peaks for Elli Terwiel fans, but one that wouldn’t be missed to cheer on a local racer at her first Olympics. “There was a whole group of us at Cahilty Lodge bright and early and cheering,” says Christopher Nicolson, president of Tourism Sun Peaks. “It’s been an emotional day. Everyone in the village has been … [Read more...]

Food for the trails

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As an avid mountain explorer I’m also an avid snack carrier. It’s tricky to maintain a proper diet spending so many hours on the snow, and so few at home in front of the stove. To stay in the game it’s important to learn some recipes for nutritionally beneficial snacks that will boost your vitals instead of crashing them. Carrying small … [Read more...]