Take your riding farther! Our snowmobile guides will show you the best of Fernie, BC and how to make educated decisions about sledding in backcountry terrain.
All our guided trips start with a rescue skills review followed by eight hours of riding. Whether you are a never-ever sledder eager to see stunning sights on a groomed trail or a powder-pro looking to dip your sled into that legendary Fernie snow, a dedicated guide will customize the perfect itinerary for your groups needs. Gourmet packaged lunches, avalanche safety gear rentals, and snowmobile rentals available (additional charges apply).
NEW for 2017/2018 - Ladies Riding Clinic with Pro-Rider and Clinician Stephanie Schwartz!
Have fun, gain confidence and get home safely. Elk Valley Snow Shepherds professional instructors, accredited with the Canadian Avalanche Association, can teach you the snowmobile specific skills required for travel in backcountry terrain. Our courses follow curriculum developed by Avalanche Canada. Participants will receive a certificate upon successful completion. For course dates or detailed information, please visit www.elkvalleysnowshepherds.com
Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 $350
Companion Rescue $175
Managing Avalanche Terrain $200
Avalanche Skills Training Level 2 $700