The Fernie Chamber of Commerce manages two Visitor Information Center locations: on Hwy 3 east of town, and at the Fernie Museum in Historic Downtown on 2nd Avenue.
The downtown location is open 7 days a week, year-round. The highway location is open 5 days a week 9am-5pm and on weekends as well starting May 20th for the summer months. Both locations provide maps, travel info and visitor resources.
The Visitor Centres have been set-up to enable visitors to source information whilst travelling around our Province and beyond. Stop by or call. Visitors seeking information online about tourism are to visit www.tourismfernie.com
The main Visitor Centre on Hwy 3 has a large parking area, washroom facilities, picnic tables, trails, indoor seating area with wifi, and a dog walking area. We are situated at the trailhead for Fairy Creek and Mount Proctor trails, see hiking and mountain biking information.
Amongst the extensive range of free local information offered at the main Visitor Centre a wide range of local maps, books and some local gifts are available for sale.
We are pleased to offer a Sani-Dump facility for RV travellers only $2. We are located on the east-side of Fernie on Highway 3 and also have representation in the Fernie Museum located in the downtown.