Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Sun Peaks

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Overall Rating: 3.7

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.3
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 54
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.0
  • Nightlife
  • 1.8

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 38%
  • Beginner
  • 58%
  • Families
  • 77%
  • Intermediate
  • 62%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 50%
  • Advanced
  • 42%

Helpful Highlights:

excellent place for beginners and seniors. no lift lines, lots of mountain, only a few spots that are even remotely frightening. So expect as much white h...

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  • 5

    Sun Peaks is legit!

    by ac21 - 3rd December 2009

    Pros: Snow, mountain, sun

    Cons: Night life, burfield chair

    This place has incredible snow and the grooming here is awesome. The place is massive and you never run out of terrain to ski. Only problem was a lot of goo... Full review

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  • 4

    Sun Peaks

    by cathemant - 5th September 2009

    Pros: excellent

    Cons: no real faults

    we've visited for last 3 seasons and kids have gone from beginners to experts thanks to the ski school here at sun peaks and silver star well worth a visit ... Full review

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  • 3

    NOt bad

    by skifreak22 - 2nd September 2009

    Pros: Mobility

    Cons: Friendly

    This mountain is pretty good, definitely family friendly and good accomodation. It needs some major lift expansion. Burfield needs to be turned into a hig... Full review

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  • 5

    sun peaks very friendly

    by Pixie - 12th March 2009

    Pros: excellent skiing for all standards

    Cons: Not for the nightclubbers

    We've skied Europe and Nth America - Sun Peaks is a great 'all-round' ski destination - Beautiful scenery with snow covered trees,fabulous off piste, prett... Full review

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  • 5

    Meryl from Australia

    by meryl parr - 10th March 2009

    Pros: Skied both Sun Peaks and Silver Star, loved Sun Peaks as I am still learning

    Cons: none really,just not enough snow falling while we were there

    Having skied Sun Peaks in 2007 and both Sun Peaks and Silver Star this year,really enjoyed Sun Peaks the most.Skiing down the mountain to the village is a l... Full review

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  • 5

    Rated 2nd Best Ski Resort in Canada by Conde Nast Traveler, 2008 for a reason

    by ColinB - 18th February 2009

    Pros: Ski in/out village, 3 mountains, 122 runs, no lift lines, uncrowded slopes

    Cons: Needs an independant conference centre

    Recently been on each of the three mountains in one day entertaining my brother in law. Found some great runs on each mtn. and was easy to find our way arou... Full review

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