Prepare to cast a line

pacific salmon

Anglers aware, the 2013 to 2015 Freshwater Fishing Regulations Synopsis is now available online and in hardcopy at Service BC centres and angling licence vendors throughout B.C. Published every two years, the synopsis contains all freshwater sport fishing regulations in effect in B.C. Excluded from the guide are regulations surrounding salmon fishing, salt water fishing and fishing in national parks. During … [Read more...]

Get down and dirty for snowshoeing

Snowshoeing - Shawn Wenger, Ethan Wenger 17Lea McLane

Even without the adrenaline factor that popularizes many winter sports, snowshoeing is becoming more accessible and more appealing in Western Canada, if not the world. We know that snowshoes were developed centuries ago and used around the world, but there’s little certainty about their exact origin. Whatever their genesis, there’s no doubt they were used to provide an efficient means of travelling on snow. Their … [Read more...]

Skis stolen from Sun Peaks


A resident of Kamloops skiing at Sun Peaks advised the RCMP that during the day on Sunday, January 20, 2013, and prior to 8 p.m., someone broke into his Thule box mounted on the roof of his vehicle and stole a pair of black and yellow Volkl AX3, 177 centimetres. The vehicle had been parked in the overflow parking lot at the resort. If you have any information related to the missing skis please contact the RCMP … [Read more...]

Happy holidays!

Christmas Tree

SPIN wishes everyone at Sun Peaks and far away a very happy holiday and a fantastic new year! … [Read more...]

Spotlight — Rod Honey

Rod Honey

Ski cross serviceman: Honey’s a busy bee with the wax The ski cross season is unfolding as FIS World Cup racing begins in Nakiska, Alberta on December 8. From there World Cup and World Championship races will run through 11 countries and four months, keeping the Canadian ski cross racers perpetually on the go. Behind the skiers on Alpine Canada’s team are the coaches, medics and technicians—amongst them, Sun … [Read more...]