The Great Pumpkin Challenge

Event Date(s): 
Tuesday, October 12, 2021

To keep everyone safe and healthy for the upcoming winter season the Fernie Nordic Society are taking their Great Pumpkin Hunt VIRTUAL!

Purchase your tickets, each ticket is a pumpkin, using the “Stash my pumpkin” button at Please feel free to grab several! Drive through the Three Sisters Greenhouse at 3132 Anderson Rd. Tuesday, October 12 between 6pm-8pm or Saturday, October 16 9am-11am to get your pumpkin.

Take your pumpkin with you while doing your pre-season nordic warm-ups. Take a selfie with your pumpkin and tag us on social media, #fernienordic, or email your image to

Every unique image is an entry into a nordic ski super prize pack! Warm-ups include hiking/biking/etc., waxing skis, roller skiing, stretching, show us your pre-season prep! All photos must be submitted by November 5 to be entered into the draw, but feel free to keep posting! We will draw a winner for a nordic prize pack full of awesome winter kit for your ski season!

Cost is $7 for Nordic Society members and $10 non-members per pumpkin.