- Located at 5213 ft above sea level, the Cross-Country Skiing Area is among the 5 highest elevated Cross-Country Skiing Areas in Canada.
- Snow coverage is usually best during April, offering an average snow depth of 99 " at summit elevation and 81 " at the base. Therefore Sun Peaks Resort is among the 5 cross-Country Skiing Areas with best snow conditions in Canada.
The Cross-Country Area
Our unique location in British Columbia´s sunny Interioar, coupled with our perfect elevation, equates to dry snow and consistent temperatures making for an ideal day on the trails. Experience 37 kilometres of immaculately groomed and trackset trails, prepared to high standards thanks to our modern Pisten Bully Groomer equipped with a Yellowstone Tracksetter.
We make the most of your Nordic day by providing you the added convenience of accessing the Nordic ski trails right from the doorstep of your hotel or vacation chalet.
For a truely unique experience, ride the Morrisey Chairlift to access the Holy Cow trail for scenic mountain views. And for those looking to satisfy their sense of adventure, discover an additional 14 kilomtres of ungroomed backcountry Nordic trails. While out on the trails, the McGillivray Lake Outpost warming hut is a great place for a pit stop.
Take Highway 5 Norht and take the exit Tod Mountain Road at Heffley Creek.
By shuttle bus:
Shuttle buses are available at the airports in Kamloops (50 minutes), Kelowna (2 hours 45 minutes) and Vancouver (5 hours).