things to do in sun peaks
Enjoy outdoor activities & seasonal events right at your doorstep
One of Western Canada’s more popular vacation spots, Sun Peaks Resort is truly a destination unto itself, with a full complement of activities to enjoy. Ski or snowboard, hike, bike, play golf or experience the thrill of tubing while you’re here. Sun Peaks Resort is also home to a year-round calendar of fun events, including the Alpine Blossom Festival in the summer and the fun-filled Sun Peaks Wine & Food Festival.
Located right within the Resort, Coast Sundance Lodge offers the best ski-in, ski-out access of any hotel in town. We place the excitement of the resort right at your doorstep!
One of the best skating facilities available in a mountain resort community! The brand new Sun Peaks skating rink is NHL sized and covered.
With over 4,000 acres of terrain, Sun Peaks Resort is one of British Columbia's premier alpine skiing destinations.
Cat Trax Groomer Rides
Hop aboard one of our snow cats and watch as our groomers get the snow ready for another day of adventure!
If you've ever wanted to ski Sun Peaks Mountain Resort before anyone else, you have to check out First Tracks.
Horse-Drawn Sleigh Rides
Sit back under the covers and take in the sights and sounds of the village and surrounding area for a daylight, sunset or evening tour.
Snowshoe Rentals & Tours
Sun Peaks Resort is home to a large network of snowshoe trails. We offer tours that you can join, or you can hit the trails by yourself.
Sun Peaks isn't just for skiing and snowboarding! We also offer a lift-access bike park, with over three dozen trails and cross country options.
Sun Peaks Golf Course
Peaks Mountain Resort is home to BC's highest-elevation course, with greens located well over 1,000 metres above sea level.
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Snow Activities You’ve Gotta Try This Year!
Spring may be fast approaching but it’s not all over yet for winter. Many resorts are well open into April and some in May, so you still have a chance to get out and enjoy the glory of snow. With spring break around the corner, this is the perfect time to explore the mountains and take advantage of great snow deals before the end of ski season. Not a skier or snowboarder? No problem, you can still appreciate all the mountain has to offer with other activities such as sledding or snow tubing which can be a world of winter fun! From heli-skiing to ice climbing tower, here are some entertaining snow pursuits for everyone to try this year.
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Unique and Family-Friendly Summer Activities in Sun Peaks
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Money Saving Tips for Your Next Ski Trip
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Where to Eat in Sun Peaks
Skiing, hiking or dancing the night away in Sun Peaks, BC can really help visitors work up an appetite. Fortunately, Sun Peaks restaurants offer some of the best cuisine and cocktails in all of British Columbia. Whether you need to indulge in a pre-ski fuel up, an après ski meal or just enjoy a few snacks after a day on the slopes, you are going to find exactly the right eating experience in this town filled with highly rated restaurants, cafes, and bars.