Fernie Alpine Resort

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Repeats every day until Tue Dec 24 2019.
Monday, December 23, 2019
Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Celebrate some Holiday Cheer as Fernie Alpine Resort welcomes Santa to the slopes!

Get out and ski a couple of turns with the man in the big red suit from 10 am -12 pm and/or come meet him in the Daylodge between 12-2pm to get your photo taken.

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Saturday, November 30, 2019

The Tentative Opening Day at Fernie Alpine Resort marks the beginning of another amazing winter season of skiing or boarding in Fernie, BC!

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Sunday, October 27, 2019
12:00pm - 4:00pm

After the great success of last years Griz Kidz Halloween Party & Haunted House, it’s back!

Dress up your little monsters and join us for the 2nd Annual Griz Kidz Halloween Party & Haunted House on Sunday, October 27 from 12am – 4pm in the Day Lodge.

Join in on the main floor of the Day Lodge for ghoulish games, creepy-crawly crafts, enchanting activities and decorate a Halloween treat. Come dressed in your costume and take a family photo in our spooktacular photo booth. If you get hungry, we’ll have other twisted treats available for purchase.

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Saturday, October 12, 2019

Break out your Dirndl & Lederhosen, Fernie Alpine Resort is excited to host the second annual Oktoberfest event on Saturday, October 12th.

Join us in the day lodge and plaza that afternoon for an all ages Oktoberfest Bratwürst and Biergarten celebration, complete with Oktoberfest inspired food stand, craft beer samples and live entertainment. Then, that evening, join us in the Griz Bar for a delicious German inspired buffet dinner, followed by a party & dance with a live Oktoberfest band!


A fixture of our community, especially when it comes to the outdoors, Bob has been sharing his love and passion with our community for the past 19 years, ever since he arrived in the Elk Valley. So, just how did it all begin?

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Repeats every day until Sun Sep 08 2019.
Saturday, September 7, 2019
Sunday, September 8, 2019
10:30am - 4:30pm

Last chance to enjoy all the fun of Fernie Alpine Resort this summer! 

Enjoy all that Fernie Alpine Resort has to offer, plus two special events:

  • 10th Annual Tears & Gears Mountain Duathlon
  • Pop-up Mountain Market
  • Elk Chair operating 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Mountain biking at Fernie Bike Park with 37 marked trails from beginner to expert featuring berms, bridges, ladders, stunts,bumpsand flowy downhill rides, lift access and XC trails
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Sunday, September 8, 2019
10:00am - 2:00pm

A special Pop Up Mountain Market up at the resort on Sunday, September 8th. The Market will be set up in the base area plaza from 10 am to 2 pm and will include a variety of vendors!

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Sunday, July 21, 2019
3:00pm - 5:00pm

Gather up some friends and join us for a Sunday afternoon on the patio at Cirque Restaurant, painting a beautiful mountain scene and enjoying a glass of wine (or beer).

Artist, Sue Hanlon will walk you through with step-by-step instructions to have you on the way to your very own masterpiece!

Cost: $52 +GST

Ticket includes:
Guided lesson by a local artist, all necessary paint supplies and a glass of wine or draft beer.

Get your ticket here. Don't wait! Limited tickets available.

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Saturday, July 20, 2019
10:00am - 5:00pm

If you’re a mountain biker (or want to become one!), this day belongs to you! So please join in celebrating the “Official Holiday of Mountain Biking” - Saturday, July 20th – INTERNATIONAL RIDE MTB DAY!

Today's fun will include:
10am - 1pm - Discover Mountain Biking (package includes lift, lesson & rental)
10:30am - 12:30pm - Kids Bike Skills with FAR Bike Coach (FREE!)
1:30 - 4:30pm - Peak to Park to Pint Bike Tour
Retail Sale! 30% off all bike gear (including helmets)

Fernie Alpine Resort

This summer, Fernie Alpine Resort (FAR) is changing it up! With its Timber Chair maintenance projects, they will be offering a Summer Community Appreciation Program which will run over two weekends vs. the Community Day they have hosted in past.