The Fernie Chamber of Commerce provides business and resident information and manages two Visitor Information Center locations.
The primary Visitor Centre is on Highway 3 just east of town by the Oil Derrick at the Chamber of Commerce Building, their hours change seasonally.
Highway Visitor Centre Hours: Open Monday - Friday 9:00am to 5:00pm. Starting May 20th, for the summer season, they will be open on Saturdays and Sundays.
The Fernie Museum in Historic Downtown on the corner of 2nd Avenue & 5th Street also offers Visitor Information Services.
Historic Downtown Museum & Visitor Centre Hours: Open daily from 10:00am to 5:30pm.
The Information Centre has been set-up to enable visitors to source information whilst travelling around our Province and beyond. Stop by or call.
Visitors seeking information online about Fernie are to visit www.tourismfernie.com
The main Visitor Centre on Hwy 3 has a large parking area, washroom facilities, picnic tables, trails, indoor seating area with wifi, and a dog walking area. We are situated at the trailhead for Fairy Creek and Mount Proctor trails, see hiking and mountain biking information.
Amongst the extensive range of free local information offered at the main Visitor Centre a wide range of local maps, books and some local gifts are available for sale.
We are pleased to offer a Sani-Dump facility for RV travellers only $2.
About the Chamber of Commerce:
The Fernie Chamber of Commerce is a service organization that is dedicated to enhancing the economic future of Fernie and the quality of life for the residents. Members are provided access to a number of benefits and services designed to help their business prosper.
The Fernie Chamber website provides valuable information on the Chamber organization and our role in the community, what the Chamber does for it's members and the business directory.