New terrain gets named

Photo by SPRC

Skiers and snowboarders will be able to put a name to the new terrain on West Morrisey and Gil’s, with Sun Peaks Resort Corporation (SPRC) announcing the names earlier this week. West Morrisey will see the laundromat theme (i.e. Static Cling, Spin Cycle) continue, with Run F officially branded as Lint Trap and Run G named Tumble Dry. While only … [Read more...]

Getting in early to avoid staffing shortage

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Despite cumbersome and expensive changes to the Foreign Workers Program, Sun Peaks Resort Corporation (SPRC) is fully staffed for the winter season, thanks to a proactive recruitment strategy. Vincent Lafontaine, sports director for SPRC, said the changes have made sponsoring foreign workers a far more costly and cumbersome process. “It’s making … [Read more...]

500 new acres ready for opening day

Morrisey runs

Skiers and boarders will have access to over 500 acres of new skiable terrain come opening day on November 22, bumping Sun Peaks up to become Canada’s second largest ski resort, right behind Whistler-Blackcomb. An area expansion over the summer season has seen the ski-area boundary on Tod Mountain altered to include the Gil’s area, the west side … [Read more...]