Event Date: 
Saturday, December 1, 2018

Join the Fernie Snowmobile Association for their 2018-2019 Season Opener!

30 Shadow Road, Fernie BC (in front of Ghostrider Motorsports)

  • Gear Swap
  • Show and Shine
  • Demos and Vendor Booths
  • Pick up you 2018-2019 FSA Membership Decal
  • Fundraiser Pancake Breakfast
  • Kids snowmobile track (conditions permitting)


A shake of the snow globe and braapcountry enthusiasts find ourselves on the heels of another legendary winter in the Elk Valley. Emerging as one of BC’s best snowmobile destinations, Fernie serves up out-the-door, easy access to a delicious buffet of terrain suitable for a variety of powder palates. 

Event Date: 
Saturday, December 15, 2018

Elk Valley Snow Shepherds could not be more stoked to announce we have partnered with Pro-riders and Clinicians Stephanie Schwartz and Nadine Overwater to offer two full weekend of snowmobile coaching and skills development clinics to choose from this winter.

December 15 / 16, 2018 - All Inclusive private lodge based clinic with Stephanie Schwartz ($949)

March 16 / 17, 2019 - Non - Lodge Based with both Stephanie and Nadine Overwater ($599)

Discover proper riding techniques make sledding easy, like riding a bike.

Sleds are complex machines, but there are some simple adjustments you can make to really change your ride and step up your game. Bar height, suspension and ski pressure are a good place to start personalizing your ride.

Coal Creek Photo Credit: Raven Eye Photography
Morrissey Photo Credit: Raven Eye Photography
Harvey Pass Photo Credit: Shantelle Weir

Although sledding was not always a part of her life pre-stroke it has definitely become a way of life in the chapters that followed. It's inspired her to keep pushing and to help others feel inspired by a sport that can be so intimidating.

Event Date: 
Saturday, March 3, 2018
6:00pm - 10:00pm

The final event of the Fernie sledding calendar, a great time to enjoy the trails. All ARE welcome.

Join other Elk Valley Sledders for a family-friendly group ride to the FSA Cabin followed by a BBQ social. It's a great time to be in the mountains! 

Details TBC - check back for more info. A great opportunity to meet other riders and enjoy the end of the season together.


Fernie, BC is rapidly becoming one of British Columbia’s ultimate sledding destinations. Legendary snowfall, five distinct riding zones, staging areas just minutes from your door with local amenities and attractions for every type of rider – wide open adventure awaits!