Snowshoe Rentals & Tours
Showshoe tour on the trail

Create your own Sun Peaks snowshoe adventure!

Explore the extensive snowshoe trail system at Sun Peaks Resort! Either connect with one of many snowshoe tours, or venture out on your own.

Along with your snowshoe day trail pass and snowshoe rental, you will receive a complimentary trail map and an interpretive guide booklet. The guide booklet will help you choose the trails to match your level of expertise and describes points of interest such as the snow cave, bird feeding station, and identification of animal tracks.

A reservation is not required for this activity. Guests should dress in warm winter clothing. Waterproof winter boots, snow pants, jacket, toque and gloves are strongly recommended.

Trail network only available to guests on snowshoes, due to the winter conditions of the trails.

2020-21 Snowshoe Rentals

Available daily from the Activities Sales Desk located in the Village Day Lodge.
November 21, 2020 to April 5, 2021
8:00am to 5:00pm

2020-21 Snowshoe Rentals
  1 Day 2 Day 3 Day 
Adult (19-64) $22 $40 $58
Youth (13-18) /Senior (65+) $20 $36 $54
Child (8-12) $18 $32 $48

Snowshoe Trail Passes

A snowshoe trail pass is required to access our snowshoe trail network. Day passes ($5/day) and Season Passes ($40/season) are available at Guest Services and the Activities Desk.

A snowshoe trail day pass is included with snowshoe rentals and tours booked through the Activities Sales Desk.

Snowshoe Trail Map

Snowshoe Tours

Join our professional guides for a memorable Sun Peaks snowshoe tour. Choose from a wide variety of tours that best suit your ability and preference. Snowshoe equipment and trail pass are included. For more information visit the Discover Sun Peaks Adventures website.

  • Proper waterproof winter boots are required; guests should dress in warm winter clothing (snow pants, jackets, toque and gloves are strongly recommended)
  • Advance registration required. Please arrive at the Activities Sales Desk at least 30 minutes prior to the beginning of your tour to sign a waiver and collect gear
  • 48 hour cancellation policy
  • Pets are not permitted on any of the snowshoe tours

Private Small Group SnowShoe Tours

Enjoy the fresh mountain air and discover the wonders of nature in our snowshoe winter wonderland on a small group private tour. Our private tours are exclusively for your small group and explore beautiful snowshoe terrain along our private tour route. Each tour is led by one of our friendly, experienced local snowshoe guides who love to share their enthusiasm for snowshoeing at Sun Peaks. The tour includes a stop along the trail to enjoy a warming drink of hot apple cider along with a trail treat. The use of snowshoe equipment is included with every tour. Guide gratuity is not included.

Tours are suitable for all fitness levels and for everyone that can happily snowshoe for 2.5 hours on variable terrain. Our snowshoe specialists are happy to answer any questions about our snowshoe tours.

2020-21 Private SMALL GROUP SNOWSHoE TOUR
Time & Dates 10:00am
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday from December 4, 2020 to April 5, 2021
Rates

Up to 2 guests: $200
Up to 4 guests: $350
Up to 6 guests: $500
Up to 8 guests: $650

Length Approximately 2.5 hours
Nordic Centre departure and return

snowShoe Fondue

Join us for an exciting evening snowshoe under the stars. Our guides will take you through the forest on beautiful snow covered trails out to our cozy winter camp, to enjoy a hot drink relaxing around a roaring campfire. The return journey offers amazing views overlooking the village, finishing at the cozy Sun Peaks Lodge Fondue Stube for a delicious traditional cheese and chocolate fondue.

2020-21 Snowshoe Fondue
Time and Dates Monday to Saturday
December 15, 2020 to April 5, 2021
Advance booking required
Adult (13+) $95 per person
Child (8-12) $65 per person
Note Village Day Lodge departure and return
On request for 4 to 8 people.

Winter Wonderland 

Join a professional guide for a fun and informative two hour afternoon tour through the quiet snow covered terrain. The excursion begins with an introductory lesson followed by a history of snowshoeing, snowshoe technology and local lore.

Guests experience the natural habitat of local birds and animals. Stops are made at the bird feeding station, snow cave, and trapper’s camp where a hot apple cider drink and a trail treat are enjoyed.

A great introduction to the designated snowshoe trail system that has amazing views over looking the village.

2020-21 winter wonderland
Time & Dates 1:30pm
Monday, Friday and Saturday from December 7, 2020 to April 5, 2021
Adult (19-64) $52 per person
Senior (65+) $48 per person
Youth (13-18) $48 per person
Child (8-12) $28 per person
Length Approximately 2 hours
Village Day Lodge departure and return

Season start and end dates are weather dependent. Applicable taxes will be added to all prices. Rates are in Canadian dollars. Dates and prices may be subject to change without notice. Some restrictions may apply. Snowshoe tours are unavailable December 25 and January 1.

Moonlight Snowshoe & S'mores

Experience the magic of a winter's night on a Moonlight Snowshoe Tour, including a delicious campfire treat of S'mores. Beginning with an easy 1km snowshoe tour and guided trek through beautiful forest trails, guests will then enjoy a roaring fire, hot apple cider and special S'mores at our cozy winter camp.

The return journey offers beautiful views overlooking the picturesque village and its sparkling lights! An experience for everyone to enjoy, families with children 8 years and older and adults young at heart will enjoy this evening under the stars. 

2020-21 Moonlight snowshoe & S'mores
Time & Dates 6:00pm
Monday, Friday and Saturday from December 4, 2020 to April 5, 2021
Adult (19-64) $52 per person
Senior (65+) $48 per person
Youth (13-18) $48 per person
Child (8-12) $28 per person
Special Tour New Year's Eve (ask for details)
Length Approximately 2 hours
Note Spring tours are in twilight, as it stays lighter longer in the evenings. 
Village Day Lodge departure and return

Dates are weather dependent. Applicable taxes will be added to all prices. Rates are in Canadian dollars. Dates and prices may be subject to change without notice. Some restrictions may apply. Snowshoe tours are unavailable December 25 and January 1.

Alpine Snowshoe Experience

Explore the spectacular sub alpine region of Sun Peaks with one of our professional guides on a fun and informative snowshoe tour on a beautiful route accessible only with a Discover Sun Peaks Adventures guide. This is a great way for non-skiers to discover Tod Mountain and enjoy amazing views.

On the trail, stop to enjoy a drink of hot apple cider and a trail treat. The tour finishes at the Sunburst Mid Mountain, where your guide will collect all snowshoe equipment.

You then have the option of returning with the guide to the base, or hanging out at mid mountain and riding down the Sunburst Express chairlift as foot passengers at your leisure.

2020-21 alpine snowshoe experience
Time and Dates 1:00pm
Wednesday and Sunday from December 6, 2020 to April 5, 2021
Adult (13+) $59 per person
Child (5-12) $38 per person
Length Approximately 2 hours
Village Day Lodge departure and return

Dates are weather dependent. Applicable taxes will be added to all prices. Rates are in Canadian dollars. Dates and prices may be subject to change without notice. Some restrictions may apply. Snowshoe tours are unavailable December 25 and January 1.

The Alpine Snowshoe Experience Tour can be booked as a Private Small Group Tour available on Wednesday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday.

Private GroupS & Custom Tours

All tour options are available daily for custom tours on request. Based on availability.

 Activities desk - Contact Us
Location Village Day Lodge - Breezeway
Winter Hours of Operation

November 23, 2020 to March 31, 2021
Daily, 8:00am to 7:00pm

Phone 250.578.5542
Email activities@sunpeaksresort.com
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