Specialty Hike #5: Forestry at Fernie Alpine Resort
The secret history of trees: Forestry
Uncover the story behind the burnt out stumps that dot much of the mountain and how they’re part of a curse from Fernie’s past. Explore the mystical, 800 year old Old Growth Grove and discover how it gives away the secret of Fernie’s incredible amounts of powder snow in winter. Fernie Alpine Resort's specialty hikes are fully guided by their experienced, professional staff. Hikes are moderate difficulty, and are 3 hours in length.
Lift ticket or season pass is required as all specialty hikes are lift accessed.
Specialty Guided Hike only - Adult $36.95 / Youth & Senior $28.95 / Child $22.95 / Family $99.95
Specialty Guided Hike with Lift Ticket - Adult $49.95 / Youth & Senior $41.95 / Child $24.95 / Family $115.95
Register online here or by phone at 250-423-2435.
They suggest you bring the following items:
• Sunglasses & sunscreen
• Camera & binoculars
• Additional clothing, including a jacket (mountain weather & temperatures can change quickly!)
• Be sure to wear sturdy, comfortable footwear