Winter Adventure

Invigorating winter activities can be done almost anywhere in Kamloops. From quiet, snow-laden forests to open clearings to Riverside Park located in the heart of downtown Kamloops, there is winter fun to be had all over the City. Pack a thermos of hot chocolate and a snack and make a day of it, or just head out for an afternoon breaking a snowy trail under gorgeous sunny skies.

Non-Ski Winter Activities


Skiing and Snowboarding 

Kamloops is ideally situated for that next skiing or snowboarding experience as the city enjoys mild winters and relatively little snowfall within city limits, but the surrounding mountains are typically laden with tons of powder. 

Drive only 20 minutes to get to popular family owned Harper Mountain or, only a short 45 minute drive from the city centre lands you at world renowned Sun Peaks Resort. Either destination is a great opportunity to enjoy the awesome snowy conditions the mountains around Kamloops are well known for.

Harper Mountain Ski Hill

This mountain was established in 1973 as a family mountain. With a plethora of winter activities  and rates that make for an affordable getaway, the resort remains a popular destination for families today. More Info.

Sun Peaks Ski Resort

Sun Peaks Resort offer something for the entire family - from winter to summer activities and events.  The resort offers suprising diversity across it's three mountains.  Gladed areas. Bumps. Steeps. Long Cruisers. Alpine bowls. progressive park.  It's all there and the closest you'll get to another person is on the chairlift. More Info.


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