Sun Peaks

British Columbia, Canada

About Sun Peaks

The BC Interior is renowned throughout the world for its light, dry, ‘easy-to-ski’ powder and Sun Peaks has a reputation for reliable snow conditions that has been proven over 40 years of operations. Sun Peaks also boasts Canada’s second largest ski area with a whopping 4,270 acres of skiable terrain! In addition, the resorts confidence inspiring design, and European-style ski-in, ski-out, pedestrian village with locally-owned and operated shops, restaurants and lodging means the Sun Peaks is consistently recognized as one of the top ski resorts in North America.

Sun Peaks has also been recognized for its environmental policies and practices, as the first resort in North America and the only resort in Canada to earn the ISO 14001 designation for environmental management. Sun Peaks can be accessed from airport gateways in Kamloops (45 minutes) and Kelowna (2.5 hours), and by car, with only a four-hour drive separating Sun Peaks from Vancouver, B.C.


Snow Resort Stats


Sun Peaks
  • Elevation Top 2152m
  • Elevation Bottom1255m
  • Vertical Drop 881 metres
  • Skiable Terrain 1488ha
  • Longest Run 8km (5 miles)
  • Beginner 10%%
  • Intermediate 58%%
  • Advanced 32%%
  • Total Number of Trails122 including 12 gladed areas


Sun Peaks
  • Total 11
  • Highest Lifted Point2,080 metres (6,824 feet)
  • Gondolas & Trams 0
  • High Speed Sixes
  • High Speed Quads 3
  • Quad Chairs 2
  • Triple Chairs 1
  • Double Chairs 0
  • Surface Lifts 5
  • Uphill Capacity 12,000 riders per hour

Snow Making

Sun Peaks
  • Snow Making 
  • Total Number of Guns 
  • Annual Average Snowfall 5.59m

Terrain Parks

Sun Peaks
  • Total 1
  • Half Pipes 0
  • Half Pipe Size n/a
  • Total Terrain Park Area Size 9 acres (3.6 hectares)