Sun Peaks Resort

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View of Mt. Tod from the top of the Morrisey Express on Mt. Morrisey.

Getting There

Three airlines: Air Canada, Pacific Coastal Airlines and WestJet fly direct into the Kamloops airport, the closest airport to Sun Peaks, a 45-minute drive away. Schuttle service is available from the airport to the resort. By road – Sun Peaks is a 5-hour drive from Jasper, Alberta (Alta.), a 6-hour drive from Banff, Alta., a 7.5-hour drive from Calgary, Alta., a 8-hour drive from Edmonton, Alta., 2.5 hours from Kelowna, British Columbia (B.C.), and just over 4 hours from Vancouver, B.C.

Sun Peaks is more than just a family resort. Find out what the resort has to offer here.

Mountain Stats

Typical Winter Season: Mid-November to mid April

Skiable Terrain: 3,678 acres * the second largest ski area in British Columbia, and the third largest in Canada


  • Mt. Tod Summit Elevation: 2,152m (7,060')

  • Burfield Chairlift Summit Elevation: 2,080m (6,824')

  • Village Base Elevation: 1,255m (4,116')

Vertical Rise/Drop: 882 m (2,894') *Figure taken from the base to the top of the Burfield Chairlift

Bowls: 2 alpine bowls

Longest Run: Up to 8 km (5 miles)

Trails & Glades: 124 including 12 gladed areas

Terrain Difficulty:

  • 10% novice

  • 58% intermediate

  • 32% expert

Rockstar Energy Terrain Park: 9-acre terrain park *3 distinct zones for novice, intermediate, and expert

Number of Lifts: 11 - including 3 high speed quad chairlifts, 2 quad chairlifts, 1 triple chairlift, and 5 surface lifts

Lift Capacity: 12,000 riders per hour

Average Snowfall: 559cm (220") of powder

Average Temperatures:

  • December:  -9.5ºC / 15ºF

  • January:  -6.7ºC / 20ºF

  • February:  -6.1ºC / 21ºF

  • March:  -3.9ºC / 25ºF

  • April: -1.1ºC / 30ºF

On average over 2,000 hours of sunshine a year!

Nordic Skiing: 30.8 km of groomed and track set, 14.3 km of backcountry trails

On hill child Care? Yes

On hill accommodations? Yes

On hill village? Yes

Sun Peaks Alpine Trail Map

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Sun Peak Nordic Trail Map

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Sun Peaks Village Map

Sun Peaks Village Map

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