The Pipe Mountain Coaster at Revelstoke Mountain Resort takes you through a tunnel and down the mountain. — Image credit: Revelstoke Review file photo by Alex Cooper

The Pipe coaster opens at Revelstoke Mountain Resort for second season

RMR starts summer operations, announces 2017/18 season pass prices

The Pipe Mountain Coaster is opening for its second season this Saturday, May 20, for the May long weekend.

The coaster, which was a runaway success in its opening season, will be open daily until October 1.

This weekend it will be open from 9 a.m. until 7 p.m. After, hours vary throughout the summer.

Revelstoke Mountain Resort will also be opening the gondola to the top this summer from June 30 until September 4. A five kilometre hiking trail will lead from the top of the gondola to a viewpoint overlooking the Columbia River and Monashee Mountains.

Visit RMR’s website for details on summer operations.

RMR also announced its season pass pricing this week. An adult pass will cost locals $859 until June 30, after which the price will jump to $999 until Oct. 1, then it will go to the full price of $1,299. You can get details on RMR’s website.

Just Posted

B.C. freestyle skier wins gold

Cassie Sharpe of Comox shines in the halfpipe

No decision yet from Sagmoen bail hearing

Provincial court judge is expected to decide next week if Silver Creek man to remain in custody

RCMP officer officially cleared in shooting incident

Police watchdog concludes Salmon Arm officer’s use of force was justified

Winter highway maintenance on Hwy. 1 Monday morning

Expect delays around 20 minutes east of Revelstoke

UPDATE: Body of missing skier found

Man’s truck found in Revelstoke Mountain Resort’s parking lot covered in ‘several days’ snow’

VIDEO: Couples tie the knot on top of Mount Mackenzie

Free weddings and vow renewals offered by Revelstoke Mountain Resort on Valentine’s Day

How to keep local news visible in your Facebook feed

Facebook has changed the news feed to emphasize personal connections. You might see less news.

Virtue and Moir end ice dance careers with Olympic gold

Virtue and Moir’s gold medal win at the Olympics makes them the world’s most decorated figure skaters

Canadians find living in small spaces teaches creativity

Canadian families choosing to live in small spaces to bring closeness to children

NDP Health Minister calls to offer woman seat on Interior Health Board

Joyce Beddow-Buckland of Ashcroft was surprised by the call, and accepted the offer.

SAR suspends search for missing man at Sun Peaks

RCMP will continue to search for a missing man near Kamloops but SAR has suspended their role

Lottery will help save children’s lives

Each ticket gets you a chance to win a lot of money, while helping a lot of kids

Submit nominations for 2018 Okanagan College Alumni Awards

Deadline for nominations is Wednesday, March 14

Family home, police car targets of shootings in Keremeos

There were no injuries in two shootings that occurred in Keremeos over the weekend

Most Read