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“Not just a pretty winter face”
Review of Sun Peaks Ski Area

Sun Peaks Ski Area
Ranked #1 of 81 things to do in Kamloops
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Whether you come for the diverse ski terrain or for the variety of summer activities, Sun Peaks is a haven for recreational fun in a three-mountain alpine area. Located in the Interior of British Columbia, Sun Peaks boasts Canada’s second largest ski area with 4,270 acres of terrain. With 6 meters of light, dry snow falling annually and over 2,000 hours of sun each year, guests enjoy spectacular winter conditions for downhill skiing, snowboarding and cross country skiing. Off the slopes, more winter adventure awaits with dog-sledding tours, snowmobile and snowshoe tours, horse-drawn carriage rides and more. Summer at Sun Peaks offers just as much recreational fun. Sun Peaks is home to BC’s highest elevation golf course. Guests can explore the alpine with lift-access hiking and world-class mountain biking trails, with opportunities for canoeing, kayaking, Segway tours and horseback riding. Sun Peaks’ vibrant European-style village is nestled at the base of Tod Mountain, Sundance and Mt. Morrisey. The village offers a wide selection of accommodations, restaurants and shopping boutiques.
Reviewed 3 April 2012

This is a beautiful place year round and not just for skiing. The alpine flowers and wildlife are beautiful.

Thank cjwiggins
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"blue runs"
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"great village"
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"snow conditions"
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"groomed runs"
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"mid mountain"
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"nancy greene"
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"fresh snow"
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"silver star"
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"mountain resort"
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"champagne powder"
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"wild flowers"
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"fantastic resort"
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"season resort"
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"short lift lines"
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"dog sledding"
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"great snow"
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"different levels"
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Reviewed 31 March 2012

a fabulous ski resort. Lots of different levels of runs, beautiful scenery, short lift lines. A nice little village with good restaurants.

Thank pickypatKamloops
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Reviewed 27 March 2012

Sun Peaks Resort offers some of the best skiing anywhere. We have skied many resorts including Whistler, many of the BC mountains and most of the resorts in Colorado and Sun Peaks is still our favorite. Especially if you consider value for money. We ski as a couple but it is a terrific family oriented mountain whith all the ski runs funnelling down to the village and activities especially for children. The runs are well maintained with regular grooming on many of the runs and good moguls on others. The interior (of BC) snow is much more reliable than snow at coastal mountains like Whistler and the costs for individual, couple or family stays are more reasonable.

Their are all types of accomodations on the mountain including hostel, hotel rooms, suites, condos and luxury homes. Their is also the option of staying in the town of Kamloops and driving up each day - about a 40 minute drive.

Sunshine, blue skies and powder snow - what more could a skier want??

Thank Mia G
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Reviewed 22 March 2012

Stayed for a week in in the beginning of March 2012. Village has it all and the Hill has tonnes of terrain and diversity for skiers and boarders alike (I am a snowboarder). Long travel day to get here but well with it. Would recommend this resort to anybody looking for something a little off the beaten path. All in all a great experience. Cheers.

Thank jimmySarnia
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Reviewed 7 March 2012

Great summer and winter!!! The skiing can't be beat! Check out Rocky Mountain Chocolates and Globe Cafe!

Thank EAlly
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