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Closed - Contest Alert! Something for Everyone at Sun Peaks Resort

UPDATE: The contest has now closed. Winner will be randomly selected and contacted.

Just 50 kilometres from Kamloops, and a picturesque three-hour drive from Kelowna, sits Sun Peaks Resort. This spectacular resort is a family-friendly, up and coming four season playground and at its heart lies an alpine village that reminds one of a fairytale Austria.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> Sun Peaks Resort is quickly becoming one of Canada's hottest winter destinations.

All runs lead to the village at Sun Peaks, so parents need not worry about the kids getting lost, and you will find everything your family may need during your stay at this ski in/ski out resort.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> The Village at Sun Peaks is European-inspired and reminiscent of Austria.

For this latest stop in our Staycation series, we stayed at the Sun Peaks Grand Hotel and Conference Centre. This beautiful chalet-style hotel offers a luxurious experience, including three outdoor hot tubs, a heated outdoor swimming pool, a sauna, and more. Best of all, it is located in the heart of the Village centre, with five ski lifts right outside the doors.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> The Sun Peaks Grand Hotel and Conference Centre is located right in the heart of the Sun Peaks village.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> The lobby of the Sun Peaks Grand Hotel cuts an impressive figure with soaring ceilings, woodwork and a warm fireplace.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> After a day of snowshoeing, tubing, skiing or snowboarding, relax and unwind in the heated outdoor hot tubs and swimming pool.

The cozy rooms at the Sun Peaks Grand Hotel feature comfortable beds with fluffy down duvets so that you can relax your muscles and get a good night’s sleep after your day on the slopes.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> The suites at the Sun Peaks Grand Hotel are comfortable and cozy, offering the perfect, warm retreat after a day of fun in the snow.

Of course, the real reason to visit Sun Peaks in the winter is the skiing. Named the second best Canadian ski destination by Canadian Living magazine (Whistler Blackcomb came in first), Sun Peaks is the second largest ski area in BC and Canada. With 4,270 acres of space, the resort boasts 12 lifts, 135 trails, and an average of 6m of snowfall annually.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> Sun Peaks offers excellent, world-class skiing without the huge lineups found at larger resorts.

Lineups are practically non-existent at Sun Peaks, so you can spend more time on the slopes and less time waiting for the lift.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> Be sure to take a break and check out the amazing restaurants and cafes at Sun Peaks during your stay.

For those who aren’t skiers or snowboarders, there is still plenty to do at Sun Peaks Resort. Families will love going dog-sledding, skating, and snowmobiling. There is also a tube park that is popular with children of all ages, including the adults. It’s your chance to whiz down the hill and race one another. If you’re looking for something a bit slower pace, rent some snowshoes and explore the alpine trails.

<who>Photo Credit: KelownaNow / KamloopsBCNow</who> The scenery at Sun Peaks is breathtaking, no matter the season.

Next up on the winter events calendar is the 18th Annual Sun Peaks Winter Okanagan Wine Festival. From January 14-24, wine lovers will converge on the mountain to experience wine, food, skiing and riding. Tickets are selling fast for the event, which MSN.ca called one of the Best Winter Parties in Canada, so don't wait to experience this special winter festival.

Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, some corporate bonding, or family fun, Sun Peaks has it all. Best of all, thanks to our friends at Sun Peaks Resort, you could experience the magic of this four-season playground for yourself!

Sun Peaks Resort

Complete the form below before noon on January 27th, and you will be entered to win a two-night stay in a Deluxe Balcony Guest Room at the Sun Peaks Grand Hotel and two 2-day Alpine Lift Tickets!

Contest Rules & Regulations

*subject to availability. No cash value. Blackout dates may apply and will not be extended under any circumstances. Does not include incidental charges, taxes, or gratuities. Lift tickets must be redeemed prior to April 10th, 2016.

UPDATE: The contest has now closed. Winner will be randomly selected and contacted.



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