Fernie – British Columbia Overview

With over 2500 acres of skiable terrain, 142 named runs, 5 alpine bowls, and an exceptional beginner’s area, Fernie is a true winter playground for skiers and riders of all levels. Fernie Alpine Resort offers legendary powder, uncrowded trails, a mild climate, and state of the art snowmaking and piste-grooming equipment. Fernie is a true winter playground for skiers and riders of all levels and now features the most snow, most ski runs, and biggest vertical drop in the Rockies.

Acres of skiable area

2500+ ac

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Fernie – British Columbia Accommodation

Park Place Lodge

Our rating:

Location: Fernie

Capacity: 64

Located in the heart of the friendly town of Fernie, there is a shuttle bus stop just outside and it is a 6 minute shuttle ride to the slopes. The Park Place Lodge also benefits from an indoor pool.

Rooms: En-suite.

Facilities: Indoor heated pool, hot tub, sauna and fitness room, restaurant, ski lockers, free WiFi. Please note that evening meals will generally be taken in local restaurants.

Fernie – British Columbia Après Ski

Fernie – British Columbia Resort Facts

Resort height 1,052m
Highest lift 2134m
Vertical drop 1,052m
Total no of trails 142 trails, 5 alpine bowls and tree skiing. 2500+ acres of piste
Beginner 30%
Intermediate 40%
Advanced 30%
Total no of lifts 10
Longest run Falling Star 3km
Lift pass covers Fernie
Glacier No
Transfer 3 hours from Calgary