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  • Island Lake Lodge Catride & Lunch
  • Island Lake Lodge Catride & Lunch
  • Island Lake Lodge Catride & Lunch
  • Island Lake Lodge Catride & Lunch

Island Lake Lodge is a winter wonderland and offers a vast wilderness for you to explore!

Winter Lunch and Snowcat Ride

  • Available throughout the winter season on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
  • $75 per person includes snowcat ride and gourmet 2-course lunch.
  • Children 4-12 50% off, Tots 0-3 free.
  • Spend an hour snowshoeing or nordic skiing around the lake — rentals available, $10.
  • Full Spa menu available - advance bookings required, additional charges apply.
  • Snowcats depart 11am - 2pm, advanced reservations are required.
  • Contact Reservations on 250 423 3700 to book.
  • Runs until April 2nd, 2018.

Explore the wonders of the mystical Island Lake Lodge under snow cover. Begin with a cosy snowcat ride through old-growth Western Red Cedar forests, arriving at a winter wonderland which includes 4 backcountry lodges, snow covered peaks, miles of groomed trails a cozy restaurant and full-service spa.

Our winter cat ride and lunch program includes time to snowshoe or cross country ski around Island Lake, a picturesque alpine lake, and through our Old Growth Forest. Nestled in an amphitheatre of mountain scenery this is truly a special place to spend a day.

In the Ancient Timber Dining Room at Tamarack Lodge, a gourmet lunch awaits you with views of The Lizard Range from the picture windows. For a truly exquisite experience, add on a treatment at The Spa at Island Lake. Replenish your health, restore your spirit, and reawaken the senses.


  • Contact Information
  • 888-422-8754 (Toll Free)
  • 250-423-3700
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  • Cedar Valley rd., Fernie, BC V0B 1M0
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