Fernie, British Columbia is an idyllic and friendly mountain town in the heart of the Rocky Mountains, known for its champagne powder snow and cool local vibe.
Come and explore our vast and uncrowded winter wonderland. Visit our Historic Downtown with its shops and cafes, great places to dine, diverse activities and quaint attractions and spas.
Scroll down to learn more and be inspired. Winter season starts December 2nd and we are stoked to welcome you to Fernie, BC!
Legendary powder and a classic ski town in the Canadian Rocky Mountains. With over 30 feet of snow each season Fernie is well known for its great powder turns, diversity of terrain and variety of runs for all abilities. From tree skiing and wide open bowls to great family-friendly groomed runs. Fernie Alpine Resort is scheduled to open December 3rd! Catskiing starts mid-December.
Plan ahead for the best options and pricing for Fernie Alpine Resort ski & stay packages, choose from ski-in ski-out, on-mountain or in-town lodging locations. Offers typically have book-by deadlines and change and adjust throughout the season. Use the fields below to view rates, availability and even book!
Ski & Stay Packages start at $174.5CAD ($127USD)* / person per night.
Kids 12 & under ski for free*
Completely surrounded by the Canadian Rockies, Fernie is situated in the southeast corner of British Columbia along Highway 3 close to border with Alberta and Montana, US. Fernie is an easy drive from the prairies, and only
On the BC side, Fernie is a 1 hour drive from Cranbrook, BC and 3.5 hours from Golden, BC or Nelson, BC. Closest airports are Cranbrook and Calgary with daily flights from various Canadian cities and car rentals. Kalispell Airport in Montana is just a 2 hour drive away. Ariport shuttle services are available with Tunnel 49.
With its pristine nature, wide open spaces, friendly residents and the quaint Historic Downtown, Fernie is the perfect getaway this winter. Borders are open and international travellers are welcome to visit our picturesque mountain town.
Winter season is a fantastic time to experience Fernie with its big mountains, big snow and diversity of areas and trails to explore on skis, snowshoes, snowmobiles and more! With 360' rocky mountain views surrounding historic downtown, and Fernie Alpine Resort only 5 minutes from town, Fernie is a beautiful and easy place to explore and enjoy.
With a diversity of accommodation options in Fernie, you are bound to find what you're looking for. Save by booking direct and with our packages and offers.
View through below links Fernie's lodging types to find the perfect spot for your visit. Call and reserve direct for the best rates, Stay Safe details, booking and COVID cancellation policies and more.
Enjoy the convenience of our local ski shuttle that operates every day from morning to the late evening between the town and the ski hill. Stops include downtown and many hotel locations in town, along highway to resort and at the resort. The evening service is particularly convenient if you want to enjoy an apres or dinner.
And Fernie's Classic Ski Town Vibe