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  • Fernie Alpine Resort opens December 1st. Photo by Nick Nault
  • Winter Sports School at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Powder Skiing Christmas Day 2017 at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • December 20, 2017 Powder Day at Fernie Alpine Resort! Image: Nick Nault
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - White Pass Chair
  • Fernie Alpine Resort Base Area
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Polar Peak view
  • Winter Sports School at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Fernie Winter Downtown
  • December 7, 2017 at Fernie Alpine Resort - Skiing New Side. Image: Nick Nault
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Powder
  • Lost Boys Cafe
  • Scenic view at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Lost Boys Cafe at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Powder
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Powder
  • Griz Bar at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Powder
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Skiing
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Snowboard
  • Cross Country Skiing at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Sports Alpine Retail Store
  • FAR winter
  • Cross Country Skiing at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Fernie Alpine Resort - Kids Lesson
  • Griz Bar
  • Griz Bar
  • Griz Bar
  • At the heart of the resort plaza
  • Nature Bob's Interpretive Tours
  • Nature Bob's Interpretive Tours
  • Rental & Repair Shop
  • Rental & Repair Shop - Skiing
  • Slope Side Coffee and Deli
  • Slopeside Coffee & Deli
  • Sports Alpine Ski and Sports Boutique
  • Sports Alpine Ski and Sports Boutique
  • The Griz Bar
  • The Griz Bar
  • Winter Sports School at Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Winter Sports School at Fernie Alpine Resort

Fernie Alpine Resort is 5km from the town of Fernie and offers lift access alpine skiing and snowboarding with 142 runs and ski-in ski-out accommodations.

Last season we had over 9m of snow and fresh snow on 83 days of the winter season!

Fernie Alpine Resort is open daily between December 1st and April 14th. Local #Ferniestoke ski shuttle operates daily between resort and town from December 14th till April 14th.
Night skiing on the Mighty Moose, 4-9pm: Daily, December 23rd - January 5th (except December 25th) and every Saturday, January 5th - March 30th. 

Watch this great Fernie film, Ascent to Powder - Tale of a Ski Town

Helpful Links:

Ski season starts December 4th! Check the webcams or snowreport for Fernie Alpine Resort. - See more at: http://tourismfernie.com/packages-offers/winter#sthash.tDWarxU0.dpuf
Ski season starts December 4th! Checkthewebcamsorsnowreport for Fernie Alpine Resort. -Seemoreat: http://tourismfernie.com/packages-offers/winter#sthash.tDWarxU0.dpuf
Ski season starts December 4th! Check the webcams or snowreport for Fernie Alpine Resort. - See more at: http://tourismfernie.com/packages-offers/winter#sthash.tDWarxU0.dpuf

Lift Ticket Rates for 2018-2019 Season:

Below are the single day rates, not including 5% GST. Discounts for multi-day tickets. All prices in CAD $. More Details & Buy.

  • Adult $109.95 (Ages 18+)
  • Senior $88.95 (Ages 65+)
  • Youth $82.95 (Ages 13-17)
  • Child $43.95 (Ages 6-12)
  • 5 & under FREE
  • Special ticket prices for half-day tickets and night skiing

*Save up to 20% when you pre-purchase multi-day tickets. Early-season discounts in effect for the start of the 2018-2019 season. 

Fernie attracts outdoor enthusiasts from all over the world and has become a popular North American mountain destination.

Fernie’s base area village has a variety of ski-in ski-out and on-mountain properties to choose from including hotel style rooms, condos/apartments, townhomes and full chalets. Additional accommodation options are also available right in Fernie just 5km / 3 miles away. On-mountain facilities/amenities include ski school, rentals, retails store, small grocery store, spas, daycare and restaurants: Legends, The Cirque, Rusty Edge, Slopeside Cafe, The Griz Bar and Lost Boys Cafe. The Resort also features groomed nordic ski trails and snowshoe trails for a day off the slopes or for those in your group who don't ski.

The charming historical town of Fernie, with turn of the century architecture is only minutes from the base of the ski area, providing a variety of restaurants & shops to enjoy and has been called the “Coolest Town in North America” by Rolling Stone Magazine and “The Best Ski Town in Canada” by Ski Canada Magazine.

Facts About the Fernie Winter Season:

Season: December - April
Average Snowfall: up to 39 feet
Vertical Rise: 1082 metres / 3550 feet
Base Elevation: 1068 metres / 3450 feet
Summit Elevation: 2149 metres / 7000 feet
Lifts: 10 (2 High Speed Quads, 2 Quads, 3 Triples, 3 Surface Lifts - 1 t-bar, 1 platter/poma, 1 magic carpet
Runs: 142 named runs plus 5 alpine bowls and tree skiing
Terrain: 1,013 hectares (2,504 acres)
30% Beginner 40% Intermediate 30% Advanced & Expert
Longest Run: 5kms (3 miles) Falling Star
Rail Park: Lower mountain under Deer Chair
Skier Cross Course: Lower mountain by rail park
Hours of Operation: Daily 9:00am - 4:00pm MST
Average Winter Temperature: -5 C / 23F
Local Ski Shuttle: Operates between the resort and town, day and evening. $4 each way.

Discover all that Fernie Alpine Resort has to offer for a whole summer of fun and adventures!

2019 Summer Operations
Opening Day:
 June 2019
Last Day of Daily Summer Operations: September 2019
September BONUS WEEKENDS

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

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