Friday • September 25, 2020
There are no wildfires near the Fernie area.
As of 3:00pm on September 25, 2020, there are no wildfires in the Fernie or Elk Valley area. Rain over the last two days has significantly reduced smoke levels and improved air quality.
Campfires are still allowed but must be monitored at all times and be fully put out before being left unattended.
View the BC Wildfire Map for current locations of BC wildfires.
The summer of 2019 did not see any forest wildfire activity in our area and skies were clear all season. In 2017 and 2018 Fernie experienced periodic smokey skies, primarily between early August and early September, but no wildfires. Scroll through the image gallery above to see images of the Fernie sky from the past seasons.
This page provides updates during the summer season about wildfires if there are any, and related smokey skies in proximity to the area.
To report a fire or smoke plume, call *5555 or 1-800-663-5555 - Wildfire Preparedness - What To Do
For more details on current conditions please use these links: