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Escape the summer heat in the cool & shady Elk Grove Forest Playground!

NEW for summer 2024! Open June 22 - September 2.

The playground is located at the top of the Elk Chair. Chairlift use required to access the playground. Start your visit with a ride up the Elk Chairlift and explore the Elk Grove Forest Playground and Nature Bob’s Interpretive Centre. Enjoy a family-friendly hike, passing by an observation deck with spectacular views and educational interpretive signs. Then, return to the Bear’s Den to enjoy refreshing beverages, snacks, and ice cream!

The playground includes fun balance, climbing, and play features and will keep kids entertained and active. Features include:

  • Pirate Ship
  • Bridges
  • Slide
  • Chairlift Swings
  • Cargo Climbing Net
  • Sandbox
  • Paths winding through the forest connecting all of the play features
  • Picnic Area

A complimentary interpretive hike departs from the Bear's Den daily at 1pm, end back at the base area. 

The Resort offers loads of great summer activities for everyone to enjoy, including:

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  • 5339 Fernie Ski Hill Road, Fernie, BC V0B 1M6
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