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Seek The Peak Geocaching Challenge
Date Jul 21 - 22 2012 
Time See Description 
Location     See Description 
Who Everyone is welcome 
Price See Description 
Registration     Village Day Lodge 
Email events@sunpeaksresort.com 
Phone 250-578-5442 
Event Description

Event Description:
Come and join us for the Seek the Peaks Geocaching Weekend. Everyone is welcome from novice to the advanced. There is no better way to experience the beautiful alpine landscape and wildlife first hand than while searching for hidden treasures using your Global Positioning System receiver (GPS) to navigate you. Be the first to find and collect prizes and enter to win the grand prize draw on Sunday. Experienced geocachers can find more than 75 existing geocaches in the Valley and on the mountain as well as 30 brand new ones, ready for July 21st. There are enough caches in the area for two full days of outdoor fun.

SEEK THE PEAKS Geocaching – SUNBURST CACHES
Saturday, July 21, 10:00am
Complimentary to enter.  A lift ticket is required.
Geocachers will meet at the Adventure Center  between 9:30 and 10:00 Am where they will receive a copy of the Sunburst  hiking trails along with the GPS coordinates. Digital file transfers will be provided. Ride the chair up and geocache your way down the mountain. Over 15 caches will be hidden among the lower alpine  trails. Sign the log books within the caches and collect the ballots for a chance to win great prizes at the wrap-up BBQ on Sunday. Participants must have their own GPS unit. 

SEEK THE PEAKS - ALPINE CACHES
Sunday, July 22, 10:00am
Complimentary to enter, but a lift ticket is required.
Geocachers will meet at the bottom of the Sunburst Chairlift between 9:30 and 10:00am where the GPS coordinates will be released that . Over 30 caches will be hidden on the Sun Peaks alpine hiking trails. Registered participants will be eligible for draw prizes at the end of the day. To wrap up the geocaching weekend, there will a BBQ at Masa’s Bar + Grill at 4:00pm where the draw prizes will be awarded. Participants must have their own GPS unit, or rent one from the Adventure Centre.

Lift Ticket Required
All event participants are required to have a valid hiking lift ticket to ride the chair. Discounted hiking lift tickets will be offered to all participants. Purchase your discounted lift ticket by presenting your GPS unit at Guest Services located in the Village Day Lodge. For families or spouses sharing a GPS unit there is a maximum of two adults and two dependants 18 years of age and under per GPS unit.

Discounted Hiking Lift Ticket Rates
Adult (19–64) $13.50
Senior (65+) $11.25
Youth (13–18) $11.25
Child (6–12) $9.00


All prices are subject to 12% HST.