Outdoors

Event Date: 
Friday, February 28, 2020
Time: 
5:00pm - 10:00pm

Admission by Donation (Suggested $5)

Presentation and Q & A discussing the Bisaro Cave Project
Explorers discover the deepest cave in Canada

Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Mon Feb 17 2020.
Friday, February 14, 2020
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Sunday, February 16, 2020
Monday, February 17, 2020
Time: 

Join Stay Wild Backcountry Skills this season to take your training to the next level! This 4 day in-depth course will cover terrain management, human behaviour, risk and so much more! Load up your backcountry tool kit to help you and your crew make better decisions in the backcountry.

Sign up online today.

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Time: 
11:00am - 3:00pm

To prevent avalanche accidents and help people make good decisions in avalanche terrain, Avalanche Canada and avalanche professionals in over 30 Canadian communities share their expertise to help people keep safe in the mountains during Avalanche Awareness.

Here in Fernie we have a full day of interactive and educational activities in the plaza and on mountain! The day culminates with a fundraising auction up in the Griz Bar with proceeds going towards Avalanche Canada to support their public education programs.

More details still to come.

Event Date: 
Sunday, February 16, 2020
Time: 
10:00am - 4:40pm

Sponsored by THE DIRTY DANGLES and Inphase Electric and Controls

Location: Corbin Staging Area

Registration: 10AM

Time: 10AM – 3PM

Cost: $20 for one hand, $40 for three

Ride: Open to all families, kids and current day riders – 100km loop from staging south on Flathead Rd Junction 131 to Marker 500 and turnaround.

Apres: Door prizes, Burgers & Pop/Sloth Juice, Bonfire, Music and more!

Event Date: 
Friday, February 14, 2020
Time: 
7:00pm - 10:00pm

Learn the celestial constellations while snowshoeing under the romantic full "Snow Moon". Chocolate fondue to follow.

Price is $50/person and includes snowshoes and fondue. Register online.

Wild Nature Tours are led by local naturalists with all proceeds being returned to environmental education programming. Please meet at the Day Use Area at Mount Fernie Provincial Park.

Event Date: 
Sunday, February 9, 2020
Time: 
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Inspired by the natural intelligence of nature, learn techniques for surviving if stranded outdoors. Participants will learn how to build a quinzhee, aka Canadian snow shelter, fire building techniques in snow, along with fun games and tasty treats. Wild Nature Tours are led by local naturalists with all proceeds being returned to environmental education programming.

Event Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2020
Time: 
4pm

Join your fellow 2020 #ferniestreak - ers this Sunday to celebrate getting outdoors for as many days as possible in January! What a great way to kick off the year - congratulations to everyone who kept going, regardless of weather, missing a day here or there...

Event Date: 
Sunday, February 2, 2020
Time: 
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Learn to identify tracks and scat of winter wildlife. Read the stories in the snow about what activity is going on in your own backyard.

Wild Nature Tours are led by local naturalists with all proceeds being returned to environmental education programming.

Cost is $40 for nonmembers (includes lifetime Wildsight membership) and $30 for current Wildsight members. Sign up online.

Event Date: 
Saturday, January 18, 2020
Time: 
9:30am - 2:00pm

Slide into the New Year in style and lay down some sweet tricks. The rail park is OPEN at Fernie Alpine Resort and what better way to kick it off than with the January Jam. Cash prizes up for grabs for each category (groms and open categories for both skiing and snowboarding).

Register on the day. Entry Fee is $10 CASH, which will go towards the category winner's cash prize.

Helmets are MANDATORY for all competitors, and all competitors are required to complete event waivers***

The January Jam is in a Jam Format**

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Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Jan 12 2020.
Saturday, January 11, 2020
Sunday, January 12, 2020
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Elk Valley Snow Shepherds snowmobile clinics offer personalized instruction from a skilled, professional coaching staff with systematic lessons to enhance every level of rider in a supportive, inspiring environment. Our 19/20 winter series will connect sledders with the right level of challenge while providing resources to refine your current skill set and take your riding farther this season. Choose one or progress through the entire three clinic series.