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  • Matheson Falls, Fernie in Fall season
  • Fall fly fishing on the Elk River in Fernie
  • Winter season is coming - Historic Downtown in Autumn
  • Yoga Rehab
  • Annex Park
  • Mugshot's Coco Chai
  • Raw veg are an excellent choice for fondue
  • Canyon Rafting
  • Annex Park
  • Annex Park in the fall
  • Aquatic Centre diving board
  • Aquatic Centre pool area
  • Disc golf in James White Park
  • Inside the museum
  • Skateboard Park
  • Stand Up Paddleboarding on the Elk River
  • The Courthouse
  • Bike trails all around town
  • Canoeing into the sunset at Island Lake Lodge
  • Tennis
  • Trying out tricks by the Dirt Jump Park on the Learning Loop
  • Spa at Island Lake Lodge
  • King Fir Spa
  • Balloons & Ice Cream!
  • Fernie City Hall
  • Historic Downtown Fernie
  • Shopper in Ghostrider Trading Store
  • The Brickhouse Bar & Grill
  • Fernie Golf Course
  • Grizzly Bear Carving

25+ Things To Do this Fall Season

Fall is a spectacular time of year to enjoy the mountains and the picturesque town of Fernie.

25+ Things to Do - Take your pick or check each off the list!

  1. Golf at Fernie Golf Club open until October 8th (ask about their 1-hour loop!)
  2. Visit and explore Island Lake Lodge – open till October 8th - hike, dine, spa and even stay the night
  3. Hike the extensive trails from riverside walks to alpine adventures and everything in between
  4. Shop & dine at Historic Downtown’s unique and independent shops, cafes, restaurants, and pubs
  5. Fish, paddle, SUP the Elk River
  6. Get pampered at one of Fernie’s many spas or take in a yoga, spin class or fitness session
  7. Heritage Downtown Walking Tour (pick up the map!)
  8. Art Walk Tour (pick up the map!)
  9. Mountain bike over 100 trails from family friendly to advanced XC, all-mountain and DH.
  10. Swim time at Fernie Aquatic Centre
  11. Play tennis, baseball or disc golf at James White Park
  12. Take the kids to the playground at Rotary Park or Prentice Park/Elementary School
  13. Take in one of the many local events, live music, kids programs and other scheduled activities (
  14. Take the kids to visit the ducks, throw rocks in the river and have a picnic at Annex Park
  15. Taste the local brews at Fernie Brewing Company
  16. Learn about Fernie’s engaging history at the Museum
  17. Take the family to the Dirt Jump Park and MTB Skills Park for some fun
  18. Take in a movie at the Vogue Theatre
  19. Have a cheese fondue party – Le Grand Fromage will set you up!
  20. Drop by the Beanpod for ‘made-from-scratch’ chocolate and gelato or head to Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory for candied apples, ice cream, and extensive chocolate delights
  21. Go indoor climbing at College of the Rockies or Evolution Fitness
  22. Drop by the Fernie Heritage Library for quiet time with views or programs for the kids like Toddlertime and Storytime, or Pizza League and VolunTeens for the bigger kids!
  23. Drop in on the Knit Clique at 10am on Wednesday at the Heritage Library – knitting, crocheting and any other yarny endeavour.
  24. Take the little ones (Ages 1-5) to Kindergym on Tuesday, Wednesday and Fridays from 10am-11am
  25. Head to a local jam night or trivia night at one or all of our local pubs
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