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Sun Peaks Ski Area

Sun Peaks Road | Highway 5 North, Kamloops, British Columbia V0E 5N0, Canada
+1 250-578-5474
Review Highlights
Great choice of runs

Our favourite ski resort. Friendly people, quaint village, goodx bars and restaurants and plenty of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Brisbane, Australia
via mobile
The best ski resort in BC (but be careful with some of the transport operators)

One of the best ski fields in the world. Most certainly the best in BC (forget pricey and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ken H
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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.
  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“snow conditions” (10 reviews)
“blue runs” (8 reviews)
“great village” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Sun Peaks Road | Highway 5 North, Kamloops, British Columbia V0E 5N0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Our favourite ski resort. Friendly people, quaint village, goodx bars and restaurants and plenty of ski runs to choose from.

Thank Elizabeth2859
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best ski fields in the world. Most certainly the best in BC (forget pricey and rain-soaked Whistler). My only recommendation to management is that shuttle bus services to the resort from Kelowna / Vancouver need to be improved and standardised. Some (or...More

Thank Ken H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have just finished 5 days skiing at Sun Peaks. Bought the ski pass beforehand and saved heaps. The best part was the minimal wait for any lift (we are talking under 2 mins in most cases). Fantastic runs and plenty of people around willing to...More

Thank Paul R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Before i arrived i was told the runs weren't busy and you could almost ski a whole run without seeing anyone,this is TRUE! I just love it here,first visit and can't wait to come back. Lifts are easy to access and hardly a line up....More

Thank stacey p
Reviewed 1 week ago

The skiiing terrain is varied and good for all levels of experience. It’s beautiful and being quiet the queues are small, so you get great time on the pistes. Skiing got a general thumbs up with plenty of runs to explore with or without kids....More

Thank Tonia D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took the kids on the annual winter ski trip - this time to Sun Peaks. Very cold but still a blast. Kids loved the village, bungee trampoline and all the people were so friendly. Skied the 5 mile run and it was great. Will definitely...More

Thank Jan W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go skiing about once or twice a year, so not really regular. But we love going to Sun Peaks, even though it is slightly pricey for our budget. Lifts and Runs are well kept and in good repair. The Village is very quaint with...More

Thank AroundtheRiverBend
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I arrived the first day after a large snow fall, so the slopes were perfect. The drive up is very scenic, almost worth the trip. The runs are well marked, and it felt like a good combination of beginner to expert. The second mountain was...More

Thank Guy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent xmas here and wow how this area has grown in ten years. Still fantastic snow, terrain and lots to do. super great food choice. Not crowded on slopes at all. You can get away from the pack on the mountains. Be sure to have...More

Thank SkiHikeKayakPlay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been skiing here for 12 consecutive seasons. Love the place and can thoroughly recommend it for all levels of skier.

Thank Lynette00
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17 December 2017|
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Response from kevin w | Reviewed this property |
90 cdn dollars for the day
20 December 2016|
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
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.