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  • Lift access hiking at Fernie Alpine Resort in the summer

Join an experienced, professional guide on a great summer hike exploring a variety of spectacular alpine trails, meadows & summits around Fernie Alpine Resort.

Fernie Alpine Resort is open June 23 - September 3, 2018 for summer operations.

Choose from Specialty Guided Interpretive Hikes or customize your own personal guided hike. View the spectacular Rocky Mountains and the Elk Valley.  Keep your camera ready for a chance to see local wildlife.

Guided Hikes - Any day, Min 2 ppl., must be pre-booked

Lost Boys Pass - Easy 2 hour hike, $51.95/adult, $43.95/youth or senior, $25.95/child, $120.95/family

Old Growth Magical Forest - Easy to Moderate 2.5 hour hike, $51.95/adult, $43.95/youth or senior, $25.95/child, $120.95/family

Polar Peak - Difficult 5-6 hour hike, $68.95/adult, $58.95/youth or senior, $33.95/child, $160.95/family

Griz Face - Moderate 5-6 hour hike, $68.95/adult, $58.95/youth or senior, $33.95/child, $160.95/family

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Specialty Guided Hikes

July 8: A 380-million-year-old History Tour: Fossils & Geology
July 22: More Than Just a Pretty Face: Mountain Wildflowers
August 5: Creatures of the Forest: Birds & Wildlife
August 19: All-natural Foodie Tour: Berries & Other Useful Plants
September 2: Secret History of Trees: Forestry

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Daily from Nature Bob's Interpretive Centre at the top of the Elk Chair:

Bob Livsey (Nature Bob) is a certified naturalist interpreter with a background in forestry. He and his team have been leading hikes in the Fernie area for multiple years and prior to that was employed as an interpreter at a very large wetland in central Ontario. Bob will help you discover some secrets of the natural world while exploring the rugged terrain around Fernie Alpine Resort.

Weekly Scheduled Programs:

Forage & Feast, Tuesday 5:30-7:30pm

Join our naturalist for a peaceful 1-hour foraging walk in the forest, where you will harvest your dinner ingredients. The Chef at Cirque will then incorporate your harvest into a creative dinner for you to feast on.

Kids Nature Hike & BBQ Pool Party, Saturday 5-7:30pm

Especially for kids! A fun 1-hour guided nature hike followed by an outdoor pool party and BBQ dinner at Lizard Creek Lodge.

Birding & Breakfast, Sunday 8-10am

Join Nature Bob for an informative birding session. Continental breakfast at Cirque Restaurant is included.

The Resort offers a wealth of great summer activities for everyone to enjoy. Featured activities & services include:

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