The City of Fernie is situated scenically in the Elk Valley, surrounded by Rocky Mountain Peaks with the Elk River carving a path through the northern side of the community. Fernie is a true four-season town, renowned for light-as-a-feather powder in the winter and awesome fly fishing, hiking and mountain biking in the surrounding months.
Fernie Winter Trail Map - Nordic Skiing, Snowshoeing, Fatbiking and Nature Walks
During the summer months the trails are popular with hikers, bikers, and joggers and during the winter showshoe and cross country enthusiasts enjoy the use of the trails. Dogs on leash welcome and a number of off-leash park exist within the city. The City of Fernie Leisure & Recreation Department manages these trails.
There are many great walking trails and parks in and around Fernie, including a portion of the Trans Canada Trail. Check out the related documents for a PDF map of the local walking trails and related links for more information on local parks.