Fernie Alpine Resort sits above the legendary town of Fernie – a historical mining community with an unforgettable and eclectic personality, dubbed the “Coolest Town in North America” by Rolling Stone Magazine.
Fernie Alpine Resort provides visitors legendary powder, uncrowded trails, mild climate and some of the best in après ski fun out there. Delivering over 2500 acres of skiable terrain, 142 named runs, 5 alpine bowls, state of the art snowmaking and grooming equipment, and an exceptional beginner’s area, Fernie is a excellent winter playground for skiers and riders of all levels. About 3.5hrs drive from Kicking Horse, Fernie is best suited to visit as part of a Powder Highway Tour.
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