Summer at Sun Peaks Resort

Sun Peaks Resort offers a number of great activities all year long. In fact, the resort offers something for everyone. Play a round of golf, take a hike, try one of the many mountain bike trails, play a game of tennis or just relax by the Sports Center pool.


Nestled at the foot of Mount Morrisey, Sun Peaks Golf Course has everything the avid Golfer is looking for. This astounding 18 hole golf course offers natural foliage and spectacular, breathtaking alpine views. Opening scheduled for early June(weather permitting).


The top of the Sunburst chair offers walkers spectacular views. Exploring the alpine meadows in full bloom is a sight not to be missed. A variety of well marked trails give access to the meadows for all visitors to enjoy. Guided tours are available during Alpine Blossom Season (Alpine Blossom season begins around the end of July and goes until mid August).

Mountain Biking

Discover what's under the snow! With over 25 single track trails to choose from and a high-speed quad that places you and your bike 2000 vertical feet over the village, there should be no reason not to try mountain biking at Sun Peaks this summer. Mountain bike rentals are available in the village.


Explore Sun Peaks and experience the hightech sport of geocaching. Before heading out on this fun self directed adventure, the Adventure Centre staff will provide you with an introduction to geocaching and explain the contents of your geocaching backpack. Each geocaching pack contains a hand held GPS unit, a map, pencil, and pad plus your instruction and information booklet. This is a fun activity for all ages.

Canoe Rentals

Located 6km from the Sun Peaks village, the pristine McGillivary lake provides a fantastic canoe experience, and a way to get back in touch with nature. Canoes come equipped with all the necessary equipment, so you can relax and enjoy your day. Canoes can be rented by the day (8 hours), or the half day (4 hours). Half day rentals are either for the morning or the afternoon. Participants must have prior canoe experience to rent canoes. Canoes are located at McGillivray Lake, which is accessible by vehicle on a marked dirt service road.

Voyageur Canoe

Join the North West Voyageur Company for a trip into Canada’s storied past by paddling an authentic voyageur canoe around the local lakes of Sun Peaks Resort.

Stand-up Paddle Boarding

Experience walking on water for fun or fitness on spectacular Heffley Lake. It is easy to learn and is a non-intimidating activity that appeals to all ages and physical abilities.

Helicopter Tours

Join Lakehead Helicopters to see Sun Peaks and the local area high from the sky. Lakehead Helicopters utilizes the Bell Jet Ranger series helicopter for its unmatched safety, performance, and comfort. All tours have a minimum requirement of three people to operate, and a maximum capacity of four people. Custom helicopter tours are available.

Photo Shoots

Have one of Alpine Images' professional photographers make your trip even more memorable by capturing your experience on film. You can choose scenic or action shots, which are great for both individuals and groups. All photographs are 100% satisfaction guaranteed with no obligation to buy.

Sports Centre

The Sun Peaks Sport Centre features a year round, heated outdoor/indoor pool, hot tubs and kid's pool.   There are shower facilities available and a tennis court that is open during the summer operation hours only. Please call for hours of operation and daily admission rates.

Bungee Trampoline

One of Sun Peaks Resort's most popular kid’s activities, the bungee trampoline promises to thrill and put a smile on your child’s face. The bungee trampoline is located slope side by the Village Day Lodge. Tickets can be purchased at Guest Services located in the Village Day Lodge.