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  • Hanging out at coffee shop
  • Ladies shopping spree!
  • Shoe shopping!
  • Customers viewing homemade Gelato options
  • Historic Downtown Fernie
  • Gift and houseware shopping!
  • Le Grand Fromage
  • Fernie Arts Co-op
  • Biking the Elk River
  • Dining al-fresco by the Elk River
  • Historic Downtown Fernie
  • Tasting session at Fernie Distillers
  • Come by for a tasty and refreshing cocktail
  • Enjoying the hot pool at Spa 901
  • Spa 901 retail and lobby area
  • Margaritas, Beer, Wine, Tequila, Mezcal!
  • Nevados summer patio
  • Snow Creek Cabins
  • Essential Yoga Studio
  • Historic Downtown
  • Whitewater rafting with Mountain High Adventures
  • Paddleboarding
  • Patio season in Downtown Fernie

Girls Trip to Fernie - 3 Day Itinerary

In need of some laughter, relaxation and catch-up time with your girlfriends in the Rockies? It's time for a road trip to Fernie BC!

Planning Your Trip

Getting Here & Maps - Located within southeast BC, Fernie is an easy and scenic 3-hour drive west from Calgary, 1 hour east of Cranbrook, or 1.5 hours north of Whitefish MT. You can also fly into Cranbrook, Calgary or Kalispell MT and rent a car. Questions? Contact Us!

Lodging Specials

Arrival Day: Time to Reconnect and Unwind

Day 2: Shopping & Socializing

Day 3: Outdoor Adventure & Spa

  • Power up for your day with brunch at The Loaf, a quick bite at Big Bang Bagels or more traditional fare at Mugshots Cafe
  • Explore the beautiful riverside trail system with a townie bike from one of the local bike stores
  • Stop for lunch and cocktails on the patio at the Bridge Bistro located along the Elk River.
  • Pamper yourself at Spa 901 and enjoy a full range of esthetics, treatments, relaxation lounges and the 25-person outdoor hot pool or one of Fernie's many spa & wellness facilities.
  • Hit the town for the evening, starting off with dinner at Nevados' funky lounge atmosphere, featuring South American cuisine, speciality tequila and an outdoor patio.
  • A wide range of dining and nightlife experiences are available to suit every taste. 

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  • Itinerary Tips & Tricks
    • Island Lake Lodge is open mid June - early October and offers hiking, spa, dining, b&b, plus canoe rentals on the lake.
    • Whitewater rafting is available from late May until August or September, depending on water levels.
    • Free outdoor concert at Station Square every Wednesday in June & July.
    • Fernie is just 3 hours from Calgary, 2 hours from Kalispell and 1 hour from the Canadian Rockies International Airport.