Fernie Alpine Resort

Event Date: 
Sunday, August 4, 2019
Time: 
11:00am - 2:00pm

Creatures of the forest: Birds & Wildlife

People aren’t the only animals that call Fernie home. Some, such as deer, can be seen all over town and some, such as the cougar, are elusive and rarely seen by people. Join our guide as they show you the vibrant array of creatures that can be found here, how to identify tracks and scat, and what to do if you run into a bear.

Event Date: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019
Time: 
11:00am - 2:00pm

The all-natural foodie tour: Berries & Other Useful Plants

First Nations people once lived sustainably off the land. Luckily, some of their knowledge still remains. On this hike we show you how nature is not only tasty, but useful as medicine, material and even for cleaning your dishes!

Explore and find out more about the mountain, the secrets it has to offer and enjoy the beautiful scenery on one of these special hikes! Our specialty hikes are fully guided by our experienced, professional staff.

Event Date: 
Sunday, July 21, 2019
Time: 
11:00am - 2:00pm

More than just a pretty face: Mountain Wildflowers

Take a stroll through our colourful sub-alpine meadows and discover why flowers are not only beautiful but also an interesting and important part of the natural landscape & ecosystem.

Explore and find out more about the mountain, the secrets it has to offer and enjoy the beautiful scenery on one of these special hikes! Our specialty hikes are fully guided by our experienced, professional staff.

Event Date: 
Sunday, July 7, 2019
Time: 
11:00am - 2:00pm

A 380 million-year-old history lesson: Fossils & Geology

Why are the rocks in the Lizard range upside down? And how does Polar Peak tell the story of a mass extinction event 360 million years ago? Find out the answers to these questions and more as we traverse ancient sea beds, uncovering the remnants of the sea creatures that lived in ancient times.

Explore and find out more about the mountain, the secrets it has to offer and enjoy the beautiful scenery on one of these special hikes! Our specialty hikes are fully guided by our experienced, professional staff.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week until Mon Sep 02 2019.
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Saturday, June 29, 2019
Saturday, July 6, 2019
Saturday, July 13, 2019
Saturday, July 20, 2019
Saturday, July 27, 2019
Saturday, August 3, 2019
Saturday, August 10, 2019
Saturday, August 17, 2019
Saturday, August 24, 2019
Saturday, August 31, 2019
Time: 
8:30am - 4:00pm

Kids love to be outdoors and the Mini Griz Rangers program gives children lots of fresh air and natural sunlight away from electronics! Their professional kids camp staff keep children active and engaged through tons of games and activities such as scavenger hunts and digging for treasures.

The Mini Griz Rangers Program is available in Half Day and Full Day.

Mini Griz Rangers Program Available Daily from June 22, 2019 to Sept 2, 2019.

Half Day 8:30AM - 12PM or 1PM - 4PM
Full Day (with Lunch Supervision) 8:30AM - 4PM

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Tue Aug 13 2019.
Monday, August 12, 2019
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Time: 

Imagine staring at the stars and seeing a meteor shower in a beautiful, dark, mountain top setting!  Join us for this unique and amazing Perseid Meteor Shower viewing & mountain top camping experience.

Your experience starts at 4 pm in the plaza, check in at Winter Guest Services, load your gear and then it’s up the Elk chairlift to your camping area to set up your campsite for the evening (hosts are available to assist).

After a guided hike you’ll enjoy a delicious dinner at the Bear’s Den, followed by some special meteor shower programming.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Thursday until Thu Aug 29 2019.
Thursday, June 27, 2019
Thursday, July 4, 2019
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Thursday, July 25, 2019
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Thursday, August 8, 2019
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Thursday, August 22, 2019
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Time: 
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Come out every Thursday for an evening of fun, gravity-fed mountain biking, great post-race draw prizes from SCOTT and Fox, and post-race refreshments at Legends Mountain Eatery!

Register by 6:30pm on race day at the Adventure Cabin in the plaza at the base of the resort. The race starts at 7pm SHARP at the start of the race route. Race route information will be confirmed at the Adventure Centre on race day and on the Fernie Alpine Resort facebook page.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day 1 times. Also includes Thu Jul 18 2019, Thu Aug 01 2019, Thu Aug 15 2019, Thu Aug 29 2019.
Thursday, July 4, 2019
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Thursday, August 1, 2019
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Thursday, August 29, 2019
Time: 
6:30pm - 8:30pm

Join Fernie Alpine Resort for this bi-weekly trail run race series. 

Runners test your skills on the trails up at Fernie Alpine Resort for this fun trail race series.  Each race will be run on a different designated route and is open to all levels of trail runners.  All racers get to enjoy a post-race beverage and are eligible for prizing from The North Face!

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Jun 16 2019.
Friday, June 14, 2019
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Sunday, June 16, 2019

Hosted by Magi Scallion, an avid trail runner with a special fondness for flowy trails, Magi has represented Canada internationally in trail running as well as cross country skiing and now sharing her passion for trail running through retreats, clinics, and camps.

This clinic will cover uphill and downhill running technique, program design, and general running form.

All Included:

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Time: 
10:00am - 5:00pm

Fernie Alpine Resort opens for Summer operations on June 22nd to September 2nd!

Open daily: 10am – 5pm (7pm on Thursdays)

Early Bird Summer Season Passes are on sale NOW! Get yours here!