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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? Then it's time for a road trip to Fernie BC!

Check out this great trip itinerary for visits from May to October, and view our Girls Trip Video for some inspiration! Get ready to hang out with your besties in this unique mountain town! 

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.

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  & a cocktail 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 their outdoor hot pool or one of Fernie's many spa & wellness facilities.
  • Hit the town for the evening, starting off with dinner at Nevados a funky lounge atmosphere, featuring South American cuisine, specialty 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.