Fernie Alpine Resort, British Columbia, Canada - Member of Resorts of the Canadian Rockies Inc.
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The Mountain

- Up to 37 feet of snow falls in Fernie each year. That is enough snow to cover a three-storey building.
- Five enormous bowls; countless glades & chutes
- Variety of terrain appeals to all levels. Fernie is as steep as you want it to be.

MOUNTAIN STATISTICS

Address: Fernie Alpine Resort
5339 Ski Area Road
Fernie, BC. V0B 1M6
Directions: Highway #3 60 km (40 miles) from Alberta/US border and 5 km (3 miles) from Fernie
Average Snowfall: Up to 11 m / 37 ft
Average Winter Temp: -5
Length of Season: early December to mid-April
Vertical Rise: 1,082 m / 3,550 ft
Base Elevation: 1,052 m / 3,450 ft
Summit Elevation: 2,134 m / 7,000 ft
Skiable Acres: 2,500+ acres
Total Trails: 142 named runs plus 5 alpine bowls and tree skiing
Longest Run: 5 km / 3 miles - Falling Star
Terrain Type: 30% novice /40% intermediate / 30% advanced
** More expert terrain than the size of most ski areas **
Number of Lifts: 10
Types of Lifts: 2 high speed quad chairlifts, 2 quad chairlifts, 3 triple chairlifts, 3 surface lifts (1 t-bar, 1 tow, 1 conveyor)
Uphill Capacity: 14,916 skiers per hour
Hours of Operation:
9 am - 4 pm
Cross Country: 14 kms of groomed and track-set trails in area
Amenities 9 on-hill restaurants to choose from - full services
Retail: 1 shop
Rental & Repair On Mountain
Contact Info:
(250) 423-4655
information@skifernie.com