New $4 million chairlift opens in time for Christmas at Sun Peaks Resort - InfoNews

Current Conditions

Mist
6.7°C

New $4 million chairlift opens in time for Christmas at Sun Peaks Resort

Sun Peaks Resort village is pictured in this submitted photo.
Image Credit: FACEBOOK/Sun Peaks Resort
December 24, 2018 - 11:00 AM

SUN PEAKS - A new chairlift will be up and running in time for Christmas Day at Sun Peaks Resort.

The $4 million project is a four-passenger, fixed grip chairlift which will give skiers improved access to the village and to the existing ski terrain, according to a media release issued by Sun Peaks Resort.

Construction for the Orient chairlift began in the summer and has been ongoing throughout the fall. 

The chairlift will spin daily beginning at 8:30 a.m. starting today, Dec. 24.

An official opening celebration for the new chairlift will be held in late January, the release says.

For more information on lift tickets go here.


To contact a reporter for this story, email Karen Edwards or call (250) 819-3723 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 

News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2018
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular kamloops News
  • Comments
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile