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.
View and download the new Fernie Snowmobile Trail Map. You can purchase a hard copy at various locations in town including Ghostrider Motorsports and Gearhub.
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 lead guide will customize the perfect itinerary for your groups needs. Gourmet packaged lunches, avalanche safety gear rentals, and snowmobile rentals available (additional charges apply).
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.
Avalanche Skills Training Level 1 $350
Companion Rescue $175
Mountain Sledding Mentorship Program $625
Other courses and mountain riding mentorship days available. Please contact us for more information and course dates.