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  • Tuesday • August 18, 2020
  • 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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The all-natural foodie tour: Berries and other useful plants

First Nations people once lived sustainably off the land. Luckily, some of their knowledge still remains. On this hike we show you how nature is not only tasty, but useful as medicine, material, and even for cleaning your dishes!

Time:  11am – 2pm
Cost, including scenic chairlift ride: $39 
Reservations Required. Call 250-423-2435 to book, or download the BOOKING FORM and email to

All hikes are guided by experienced, professional staff. 
Hikes are moderate in difficulty, 3 hours in length.
Recommended gear:

  • Daypack
  • Lunch/snacks/water
  • Sunglasses & Sunscreen
  • Camera & Binoculars
  • Additional clothing layers to allow for changes in temperature/conditions (waterproofs, sweater, hat)
  • Sturdy, comfortable footwear 

The 2022 Summer Hiking Series:

JULY 10: A 380-million-year-old history lesson: Fossils & Geology

JULY 15 & 30: Polar Peak

JULY 24: Mountain Wildflowers

AUGUST 21: The all-natural foodie tour: Berries & Other Useful Plants

OTHER HIKES, available by reservation:

  • Half day hikes at Fernie Alpine Resort
    •  Old Growth Magical Forest(easy)
    • Megasauras/Bike Thief loop (moderate-advanced)
  • Full day hikes at Fernie Alpine Resort
    • Griz Face (moderate-hard)


2022 Elk Chairlift Schedule: Daily from 10.30am-4.30pm & until 7pm on Thursday

Fernie Alpine Resort's Summer Activities and Attractions include:

  • Bike Park with 37 marked trails from beginner to expert featuring berms, bridges, ladders, stunts, bumps and flowy downhill rides
    • Full service resort rentals
    • Bike clinics, camps, lessons and special events, including the SCOTT Wednesday afternoon Kids/Junior and Thursday Night Adult race series
  • Dedicated hiking trails
  • Nature Bob's Interpretive Centre
  • Guided hiking
  • Scenic chairlift rides
  • Sports Alpine Retail Store with clothing, souvenirs, drinks, snacks & gear
  • Kelsey's Restaurant for family friendly dining and patio relaxing
  • Tennis
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  • Contact Information
  • 250 423 2435
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  • 5339 Ski Hill Road, Fernie Alpine Resort, Fernie, BC, V0B 1M6