Mount Proctor Hike

The Fernie Trails Alliance (FTA) has been focusing on a number of key initiatives including Trail Work Procedures, COVID Procedures and communications.

Posted by Julie Kelly on Jul 05, 2020 in Outdoors

Deer Trail

Posted by Karen Pepper on Jul 02, 2020 in Outdoors

Fernie Gravel Grind - The Virtual Edition

Photo by Steve Reed

Posted by admin on Jun 30, 2020 in Outdoors

Early Season BIke Check

Posted by admin on Jun 03, 2020 in Outdoors

Shifting Gears

Posted by Yvonne Prest on May 29, 2020 in Outdoors

New Trail Manager

Posted by Julie Kelly on May 29, 2020 in Outdoors

Fernie Golf Club Opening Notice

The Fernie Golf Club is very excited to be opening the golf course for the 2020 season.

Posted by admin on May 18, 2020 in Outdoors

FTA News and Riding to Morrissey

Looking for a ride close to town this time of year? Cokato Road to Morrissey is a great option. A gravel bike is ideal for this ride but a mountain bike also works well.

Posted by Julie Kelly on Apr 30, 2020 in Outdoors

Making Lemonade

What an unbelievable time to be alive! For the first time in over a hundred years, we are witnessing new and trying times as we step forward into the uncharted territory of a global pandemic. As a community, and in true Fernie fashion, we are coming together to support one another and make the best of an unknown situation.

Posted by Yvonne Prest on Apr 30, 2020 in Outdoors

International Snow Science Workshop (ISSW) Conference Rescheduled

After careful deliberation, the ISSW2020 organization committee has made the difficult decision to reschedule the upcoming ISSW conference due to the many uncertainties presented by the Covid-19 pandemic. The ISSW conference is now scheduled for October 3-8, 2021 and will remain in Fernie, BC.

Posted by admin on Apr 23, 2020 in Outdoors

Local Athlete To Provide Youth Biking Program

Fernie local, Carter Nieuwesteeg has returned to the vally after having graduated from University, ready to set down roots and give back to the community. A competitive mountain bike racer and certified NCCP Coach, Carter is offering an Athlete2Athlete Coaching Program (A2A) for youth in the Fernie area this summer.

Posted by admin on Apr 18, 2020 in Outdoors

Wigwam Flats & Spring News

Spring is in the air and you may be keen to hit the trails on foot or bike. April can be a tricky month for weather so please be mindful of trail conditions before heading out. Reviewing the IMBA “Rules of Trail” is a good way to make sure you are respecting the environment and our trail network.

Posted by Julie Kelly on Apr 18, 2020 in Outdoors


A few Key Points for bike fit and a handful of exercises to keep you “balanced” off the bike. 

Posted by Bob Maudie on Apr 15, 2020 in Outdoors