About Us

DBLD Ventures owns both Double Diamond Tours that runs and organizes the Apex Snow Bus in agreement with Apex Mountain and Grape Escapes Wine Tours.

Doug (Dino) Dean


Dino was born and raised in Penticton and spent 34 years in the field of sports and adventure education and education administration. After degrees from UBC and San Diego State University, returned to school to study wine. After starting Grape Escapes Wine Tours he decided to bring Grape Escapes high level of service to proving transportation services to the skiing community in Penticton.