Log chalet with dedicated host providing gourmet breakfast, dinners and welcoming accommodations.
Established in 1998, the lodge has six, double occupancy rooms with a custom mix of queen and twin beds, and a total capacity of 12 guests. The lodge also features a large common living room, dining room for guest meals, large deck area, hot tub, back yard space with natural wilderness and habitat area adjacent to the Elk River with stunning views. An in-house certified chef and on site host ensure that all your needs are met. Parking, bike/ski storage and great Fernie hospitality await your arrival. Ask about full lodge bookings and rates.
Enjoy all the amazing summer activities that Fernie has to offer from the comfort of our beautiful, relaxing lodge with stunning views of the Lizard Range. With a very large and well kept yard backing onto the Elk River we have access to lots of great fishing holes. The lodge is minutes from downtown and has easy access to biking and hiking trails and the ski hill. We offer a full cooked breakfast to our guests and a cooked lunch is optional. Our focus is on organic and healthy cuisine and home grown produce. Snacks and drinks are available anytime.
Your hosts have been providing adventure holidays and specialized skiing and mountain bike tours for 20 years so they can assist you with all your holiday plans and activities offering a vast amount of knowledge and experience.
The Winter Ski Season Catered Chalet Experience
Our chalet experience is rated 4-star by chalet specialist agents, press and media. We offer guests a relaxing atmosphere with a personalized experience and a 'touch' of local ambience.
We have an organic-eco approach to our cooking and provide a hearty, full cooked breakfast, freshly baked afternoon cakes and drinks and a three course gourmet evening meal served with BC wines (wines are included in the winter rates). The cuisine focuses on organic, healthy and home grown produce and local meats and game as well as many tastes from around the world.
Every meal is prepared from scratch – our own Chalet “recipe book” is available, as requested by our guests. Special dietary requirements can be accommodated. Guests can help themselves to a vast selection of tea's, coffee and hot chocolate anytime.
The kitchen has an open plan so guests can enjoy their evening drinks at the bar with their chef, guide and host, Susan Mould, learning some local history or about local activities or watching their meal come together before their eyes and scoring some cooking tips! The chef's menu is enjoyed by the guests altogether at the magnificent harvest table where stories of the day's adventures are shared and many great laughs are had!
Here in Canada, Canadian Powder Tours has pioneered the European all inclusive concept offering warm & welcoming accommodation, gourmet cuisine and highly experienced guiding and a snow guarantee in one of the "powder mecca's" of North America. At Canadian Powder Tours Lodge, you can expect high standards of service with friendly hospitality and professional ski guiding.
Winter Season Ski Guiding Service
The value of the guiding can not be emphasized enough. Fernie Alpine Resort has over 140 marked trails, the open-bowl layout gives access to acres of hidden terrain, ridges and powder stashes that make it the enthusiasts paradise. Canadian Powder Tours provides complimentary guiding for black run ability guests and guarantees the highest adrenaline satisfaction on the mountain! The resort also offers specialized clinics, a host service and winter sports school to take guests to that next level.
The lodge is also available for groups for summer vacations. Inquire about custom packages including catering, guided hiking and mountain biking.
About the Accommodation
The chalet is a classic log design, characteristic to the area. There are 6 private rooms to suit either couples, singles or families and may be arranged as requested. Queen and twin beds are available with down filled quilts and pillows. Bathrooms are spacious and tastefully decorated, plenty of soft, cotton towels are provided.
The main floor of the lodge features a large lounge with comfortable couches, giant floor cushions, rocking chair, a library, games area with a huge, spectacular fireplace being the most perfect chalet attraction, especially in winter season.
The eight-person outdoor hot tub, with added foot jets, is also a highlight, views take in the ski hill and the surrounding mountains, backing onto wilderness. It is the perfect place to relax after a day’s adventure under a starlit sky or falling flakes of powder!
Canadian Powder Tours will strive to ensure that your winter holiday in Fernie will be one of your most memorable and enjoyable ever.