Sun Peaks Extends Chairlift Hours for Summer Months

Sun Peaks Resort is thrilled to announce extended lift operation unnamed (1)
hours this summer. Turning daily from 10:00am – 7:00pm, the Sunburst chairlift will be open for mountain biking, hiking and sightseeing from June 24th to September 5th.

Extending lift operations by two hours daily creates additional opportunities for guests to experience Sun Peaks Resort from 6,000

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Last week for free t-shirt & enter to win $50 Sportchek gift card

Sportchek wants to give you a $50 gift card!unnamed

Kamloops Marathon has partnered with SportChek to help TRU bring you the best marathon possible! We will be giving away a $50 SportChek gift card to a lucky person who likes and shares our post on Facebook. Simply click here and “like” and “share” our post to be entered!


Register before April 1st to get your free technical t-shirt!

We want to make sure you get your free technical t-shirt!

After April 1st the price of the t-shirt will be added to the registration cost. So register today to guarantee your free technical t-shirt and sizing!

Who are we fundraising for?

Proceeds from the Kamloops Marathon will support TRU WolfPack Athletes. In addition to assisting student athletes to travel to games, competitions & races, funds raised will create bursaries to help these students offset the cost of tuition and

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Hits of the Eagles performed by Kamloops Symphony and Jeans ‘n Classics

The hits of the Eagles will be performed at Sagebrush Theatre this Michael Shotton 2April when Kamloops Symphony teams up with Jeans ‘n Classics.

Lead vocalist Michael Shotton, along with Jeans ‘n Classics band, backup vocalists, and Kamloops Symphony will perform songs like Take it Easy, The Boys of Summer, Witchy Woman, Hotel California and many more.

This performance will be part of Kamloops Symphony’s Kelson Group Pops series. They have worked with Jeans ‘n Classics in the past to bring their audience One Vision – The Music of Queen, The Beatles – Sgt. Pepper and most recently

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Hitting the Trails with Dirty Feet

Last Sunday, over 360 participants ran in the first North Face Dirty Feet Trail Run of the season in the Batchelor/Lac Du Bois Grasslands Park.

It was the second year in a row that our entire family has participated in the 5km event and the kids were far more engaged this year!


My husband ran with our six year old while I ran with our youngest. It was a little chilly at the start of the race for the little one, but it quickly became comfortable enough for her to shed a layer.  The rain that threatened to fall before the race never materialized and all of us racers enjoyed the calm weather and dry terrain.


My daughter ran/walked the entire way, stopping only to take off

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Family Events for Easter Weekend in Kamloops

Here is what’s happening in Kamloops for Easter Weekend!

Easter Brunch & Easter Egg Hunt

Sunday, March 27th from 9:00-11:00 am at Kamloops Golf & Country Club (3125 Tranquille Road)

Join us for a buffet style brunch followed by an Easter Egg hung for kids 10 and under on our driving range!

Sahali Mall Easter Eggstravaganza

Saturday, March 26th from 11:00-3:00 pm at Sahali Mall

Join us for a fun filled day! Easter Egg Hunt from 11am-12pm, Bold Pizzeria will have pizza by the slice, Pony Rides by donation in the parking lot, Bouncy Castles and goodies by Jump’n’Jacks Entertainment, Face Painting, princess, coloring contest and more – PLUS take your picture with the Easter Bunny this year and use #smlovelocal and be entered to win $100 Gift Cetificate to Sahali Mall!

Easter Eggs-Citement at the BC Wildlife Park

March 25, 26, 27, 28 from 9:30 am to 4:00 pm at the BC Wildlife Park (Last admission at 3:30 pm)

Bring the whole family out to enjoy:

  • A special appearance by Ronald McDonald on March 27th from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm
  • Uncle Chris the Clown
  • Easter Egg Hunts for kids 12 & under
  • Pancake Breakfast from 9:30 am to 11:00 am – $3.00/small breakfast or $6.00/large breakfast
  • Fun Factor Bouncy Inflatables – $2/ticket or $5 for three tickets (cash only)
  • Colouring Contest for kids 12 & under
  • Scavenger Hunt for kids 13 to 17
  • Wildlife Express Miniature Train – $1/person (cash only)
  • Home Hardware Family Farm – 10:30 am to 3:30 pm

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