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... and organic produce. 50km northeast of Kamloops, the alpine ski resort nestles at the heart of three mountains – Tod, Sundance and Morrisey. It earns its name from its annual sunshine of 2,000 hours. The ski-runs and cross country trails attract skiers from all over the world.
Sampled local produce under the title "Paddock to Fork". This was local produce showing off the region's ...
... have plans to put a chair lift in this area down the track to again expand the resort bigger!).
The lift system at sun peaks is pretty good with the main lifts high speed getting you up to the top of the mountain, there is however and exception with the Burfield chair. The Burf as the locals call it is easily the slowest and longest lift we had ever been on, it takes a ridiculous 23 minutes to get to the top! ...
... and Sunburst express chairs and tried out the off piste for the first time. It had softened up nicely and we were skiing in about 10 cms of pow by mid morning. Matt was learning to snowboard today but it didn't stop him - He was out in the powder with us by about 11am (not bad for his second day ever on a snowboard). The gladed powder chutes known collectively as 'lone fir centre' were the highlight of the day and all four of us had a blast. Unfortunately, at about 2pm, ...
... an example. Others include extra baggage costs and Tom needing new poles after his first ones retired (early courtesy of Matt).
3. The little things: there was a little less snow than we hoped, our accents were a little harder to understand than we thought, and we all got a little less sleep on the plane than we needed - Matt says its because he was afraid of sleep-talking.
4. Mum hurting herself: We somewhat ...
... an ok wait.
Then the drive...at least five hours we are all starting to get tired.
Sun Peaks hotel was comfortable and due to the fact Di and Rus's room wasn't ready they got upgraded to a suite. Very nice. There was only one problem...a wedding ...a very noisy wedding.
Peter rang the reception 3 times to get them to turn down the noise...not a good night.