Outdoors

Event Date: 
Repeats every day 1 times. Also includes Sat Jan 11 2020, Sat Feb 08 2020, Sun Mar 08 2020.
Friday, December 13, 2019
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Saturday, February 8, 2020
Sunday, March 8, 2020
Time: 
7:00pm

On the night of the full moon join other skiers for a beautiful moonlit ski around the Fernie Nordic Centre next to Lizard Creek. Bring a snack to share and your headlamp and enjoy the fire and food with friends after the ski! 

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sat Jan 04 2020 except Wed Dec 25 2019.
Sunday, December 22, 2019
Monday, December 23, 2019
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Thursday, December 26, 2019
Friday, December 27, 2019
Saturday, December 28, 2019
Sunday, December 29, 2019
Monday, December 30, 2019
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Thursday, January 2, 2020
Friday, January 3, 2020
Saturday, January 4, 2020
Time: 
4:00pm - 9:00pm

Take the family out for some evening turns on the Mighty Moose!

The Mighty Moose lift will be open the slope lit up from 4:00 pm to 9:00 pm. Ski under the lights and enjoy this fun experience with your family!

Your lift ticket from that day is valid for night skiing, or tickets are available at the Fernie Alpine Resort Rental Shop.

Youth & children (17 & under) – FREE
Adults – $19.95 + tax

Dates: December 22-24, 2019 & December 26th, 2019 through to January 4th, 2020

Event Date: 
Friday, December 20, 2019
Time: 
9:00am - 4:00pm

Sharpen those skills and get ready for the pow season ahead with an evening full of all things backcountry!

Cost $60. Register online.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Dec 22 2019.
Saturday, December 21, 2019
Sunday, December 22, 2019
Time: 
9:00am - 4:00pm

Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 (AST 1) is your stepping stone into the backcountry. This course is a must have if you plan on ducking that rope & leaving the resort behind.

Classroom session Dec 21st from 9am - 4pm.

Field day in the backcountry off of Fernie Alpine Resort Dec 22nd. 9am - 4pm.

Cost $229. Register online.

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Nov 10 2019.
Friday, November 8, 2019
Saturday, November 9, 2019
Sunday, November 10, 2019
Time: 
4:00pm - 7:00pm

The SkiErg Sprints is an annual virtual race that allows you to compare your 1k time against others worldwide in a one-weekend showdown of SkiErg speed. There are age categories from 12 and under to 80+ as well as adaptive classes. This event is for everyone!

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sat Jan 04 2020.
Saturday, December 21, 2019
Sunday, December 22, 2019
Monday, December 23, 2019
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Wednesday, December 25, 2019
Thursday, December 26, 2019
Friday, December 27, 2019
Saturday, December 28, 2019
Sunday, December 29, 2019
Monday, December 30, 2019
Tuesday, December 31, 2019
Wednesday, January 1, 2020
Thursday, January 2, 2020
Friday, January 3, 2020
Saturday, January 4, 2020
Time: 
1:00pm - 7:00pm

Experience the magic of a horse-drawn sleigh ride over the Christmas Holidays!

DATES: Dec 21, 2019 – Jan. 4, 2020
TIMES: Sleigh Rides depart daily 1:00pm – 7:00pm (Dec. 23 & 24 – sleigh rides begin at 12 noon)
RATES: $15 per person

Private Sleigh Rides are available
Price: $165 (for up to 11 guests)

Contact Guest Services to book your Holiday Sleigh Ride!
Phone: 250-423-2435
Email: guestservices@skifernie.com

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Tue Dec 24 2019.
Monday, December 23, 2019
Tuesday, December 24, 2019
Time: 

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.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Time: 
6:30pm - 9:30pm

Whether you're a backcountry beginner of just looking to brush up your knowledge, this workshop is for anyone who wants to learn more about the backcountry and how to travel safely through it.

They will cover topics including:
- What is unique about Fernie’s Backcountry
- Safe Travel basics
- Backcountry gear and how to use it
- Information resources and how to use them
- and more!
PLUS our BCA rep will be there with some sweet backcountry draw prizes and swag, and we'll be offering some one-night-only specials on backcountry gear!

Event Date: 
Friday, November 29, 2019
Time: 
5:30-8:30pm

Join the City of Fernie as they kick off the Holiday Season with their annual "Light Up The Night" at the Fernie Courthouse grounds. The evening features live entertainment, games, and the opportunity to snap a photo with Santa. The Ghostriders will also be firing up the BBQ and serving free hotdogs!

Event Date: 
Saturday, November 30, 2019
Time: 
9:00am

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