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Sun Peaks Ski Area

Sun Peaks Road | Highway 5 North, Kamloops, British Columbia V0E 5N0, Canada
+1 250-578-5474
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Sun Peaks Ski Resort /Village...You'll be Surprised!!

Sun Peaks Village and ski area is about a 45 min drive from Kamloops, BC...and yes you will be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
WendyandKelsey
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Calgary, AB, Canada
Attention SERIOUS SKIERS

I went there for the Spartan Sun Peaks Sprint Canada event. I was amazed. There are four big, high... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Frank H
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Kitchener, Canada
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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.
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  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
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“snow conditions” (10 reviews)
“blue runs” (8 reviews)
“great village” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Sun Peaks Road | Highway 5 North, Kamloops, British Columbia V0E 5N0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sun Peaks Village and ski area is about a 45 min drive from Kamloops, BC...and yes you will be surprised! Fantastic skiing, second only to Whistler/Blackcomb, for an alpine ski experience for mountains, ski runs and vertical drop! The Village itself looks exactly like an...More

Thank WendyandKelsey
Reviewed 5 October 2017

I went there for the Spartan Sun Peaks Sprint Canada event. I was amazed. There are four big, high mountains in the Sun Peaks Resort complex; the runs are high, long and thrilling! If you are a serious skier, this is the place to ski....More

Thank Frank H
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I was amazed at how big Sun Peaks actually was. As it was off season, the village was very quiet but there were a few restaurants, pubs and cafes opened. We enjoyed hiking up the many trails around the village. The village is growing in...More

Thank allspice502016
Krystal K, Content Marketing Specialist at Sun Peaks Ski Area, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Thank you for the review! Yes, Sun Peaks village can be a bit quiet as we prepare for the upcoming winter season. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your time here and the businesses that remain open year round. We hope you can...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Sun Peaks is an all year resort with a fabulous community feeling. I arrived mid week to little crowds, enjoying walks through the village and a unique Segway Tour I expected less to be open in the village but was pleasantly surprised, including one of...More

Thank CodyMav
Krystal K, Content Marketing Specialist at Sun Peaks Ski Area, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi CodyMav, Thank you for the review! It is great to hear that you enjoyed your time in the village this summer, despite the smoke haze. Sun Peaks was relatively lucky this year in comparison to other destinations, as our mountain air remained fairly clear...More

Reviewed 13 September 2017

The snow is incredible, the people better. The way the mountains are situated makes this the best all-road ski / board destination in BC/Canada. 3 mountains surrounding the village. You ski to the bottom of any of them and you're in the village. Want another...More

Thank Rick W
Krystal K, Content Marketing Specialist at Sun Peaks Ski Area, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Rick, Thank you for your review! It is great to hear that you enjoy the variety of terrain we have to offer. Yes, our Rockstar Energy Terrain Park is 10-acres and runs from the top to bottom of the Sundance. It is designed as...More

Reviewed 12 September 2017

Great service and clean and beautiful! So much to do for families. It was a short day for us but could have been a full day of things to enjoy!

Thank debandrew1970
Reviewed 9 September 2017

This was probably one of the highlights for the kids. It's probably about 1.5 or so hours away from Kamloops and there are just a bunch of fun activities to do out here. Basically, it's a ski resort and like the others, they've come up...More

1  Thank AJSI
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Rarely any lineups at the lifts. Great family friendly hill with some good advanced terrain for better skiers and boarders. Village has a great feel, everthing is close and walkable.

Thank Justin V
Krystal K, Content Marketing Specialist at Sun Peaks Ski Area, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Justin, Thank you for your review of Sun Peaks! Yes, it is nice to walk through the village. We also keep the snow in the village stroll during the winter so that people can ski-through it as well. Cheers, Krystal

Reviewed 7 September 2017

Sunpeaks is an amazing winter experience, Snow conditions are great, lots of runs for everyone and every level, the ski lessons were great! Accomodation was excellent. Enjoy!!

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Great seeing the band Trooper up at Sun peaks... Plus other band for their summer series of music.. Love itMore

Thank Valerie L
Krystal K, Content Marketing Specialist at Sun Peaks Ski Area, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Valerie, Thank you for your review of Sun Peaks! Yes, our summer concert series is quite popular and we've been working hard to grow our live music concerts during the winter months as well. If you get a chance to visit us this winter,...More

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cangurl014
20 December 2016|
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Response from twin1962 | Reviewed this property |
The unsafe areas are out of bounds for a reason. It is very unsafe and dangerous. Some skiers do go to these areas but if they need help or get lost it costs a lot for search and rescue to find them and bring them down the... More
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Louise W
6 November 2016|
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Response from Krystal K | Property representative |
The road is paved and well-maintained through the winter. Four wheel drive is not necessary for the drive, but snow tires are a requirement on BC Highways. There aren't any RV hook ups at the resort.
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Sheryl C
3 March 2015|
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Response from Sheryl C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a shuttle that runs from Kamloops air port.
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