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Many people get to look forward to a long weekend in observation of Martin Luther King,Jr.'s birthday on Monday. If you're looking to hit the slopes for a great weekend getaway, Sun Peaks Ski Resort is just a short drive north! Sun Peaks is the second largest ski area in British Columbia, and they have some stellar downhill skiing, snowboarding and cross-country skiing. And the European-style village is nestled at the base of three gorgeous mountains.

For directions and special package rates, visit www.sunpeaksresort.com.

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