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  • Island Lake Lodge
  • Island Lake Lodge
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  • Tour into the tranquil back country at Island Lake Lodge
  • Stunning view of the Lizard Mountain range

Island Lake Lodge is a winter wonderland and offers a vast wilderness for you to explore!

Winter Lunch and Snowcat Ride

  • Available throughout the winter season, typically on weekends
  • Optional spa add-ons, or spend an hour snowshoeing or nordic skiing around the lake — rentals available

Explore the wonders of the mystical Island Lake Lodge under snow cover. Begin with a cosy snowcat ride through old-growth Western Red Cedar forests, arriving at a winter wonderland which includes 4 backcountry lodges, snow covered peaks, miles of groomed trails a cozy restaurant and full-service spa.

Our winter cat ride and lunch program includes time to snowshoe or cross country ski around Island Lake, a picturesque alpine lake, and through our Old Growth Forest. Nestled in an amphitheatre of mountain scenery this is truly a special place to spend a day.

In the Ancient Timber Dining Room at Tamarack Lodge, a gourmet lunch awaits you with views of The Lizard Range from the picture windows. For a truly exquisite experience, add on a treatment at The Spa at Island Lake. Replenish your health, restore your spirit, and reawaken the senses.

Seatings are available 11am to 2pm and advanced reservations are required. Please contact our Reservations team at 250 423 3700.

  • Contact Information
  • 888-422-8754 (Toll Free)
  • 250-423-3700
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  • islandlakecatskiing.com
  • Cedar Valley rd., Fernie, BC V0B 1M0
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