Hailed as "One of the most unique and authentic places to stay in Canada" by National Geographic Traveler Magazine.
Island Lake Lodge operates as an all-inclusive catskiing operation during the winter months. The lodge is open to day visitors in the winter for catride & lunch, spa, nordic skiing and snowshoeing.
Island Lake Lodge is a spectacular Rocky Mountain retreat offering 4 beautiful guest lodges for day or overnight experiences from June to October. Tucked within a prestine private valley with towering peaks in all directions, Island Lake Lodge is a place to indulge in nature, mountain scenery, adventure, wellness, fine dining, quality service and refined accommodations.
Island Lake Lodge is just over 10km from the town of Fernie.
Note: some days the lodge may not be available or open due to a private function or wedding - visit this webpage for schedules and events. Visitors can still access the trails.
Day trippers can enjoy the many hiking trails, or pre-book a guided hike, canoe on the lake or visit the spa. Enjoy gourmet lunch and dinners.
The lodge is available for bed & breakfast stays, however please reserve in advance as Island Lake Lodge is a popular summer and wedding destination. Rates from $159/night
About the accommodations:
The Tamarack Lodge
The Cedar Lodge
The Red Eagle lodge
In winter Island Lake Lodge transforms into one of the leading cat skiing resorts in North America offering multi-day inclusive packages. There are opportunities for day trips to the Lodge on certain days of the week for cross country skiing, snowshoeing, gourmet lunch and spa treatments, including a snowcat ride up to the Lodge and back.