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Fernie Alpine Resort

Fernie Alpine Resort’s planned winter season is Dec 3, 2022 to April 17, 2023.


  • The terrain at Fernie is uniquely suited to take full advantage of the abundance of snow. Five vast, glorious alpine bowls spill down from the serrated limestone ridge of the Lizard Range.
  •  Fernie skiers and riders are still talking about the new Polar Peak lift, installed 2011/12 ski season, it increases the resort’s vertical by 222 metres (740 ft) to a substantial 1,065 m (3,550 ft). And, the Polar Peak lift provides skiers and boarders access to the ‘above treeline’ experience off the summit of one of the highest peaks in the Lizard Range. This new area has added over 20 new runs for the resort.
  • Fernie Alpine Resort is hosting a full roster of events including Fernival, one of the most anticipated music events and Raging Elk Powder, Pedal, Paddle Relay, featuring a ski/bike/paddle competition.
2022/23 Lift Ticket rates
are online HERE

Ski Shop, restaurants, bars, lounge, rental shop, day care, ski school, sleigh rides, general store, central guest check-in, shuttle between downtown and resort

On-mountain and in town accommodation

30% Beginner
40% Intermediate
30% Expert
1,065 m / 3,550 ft – Vertical 2,504
Acres skiable area 11 m / 37 ft
142 Runs

12 km (7.5 mi) groomed trails adjacent to the resort

To complement the over 2,500 acres, an amazing 1,065 m (3,550 ft) of vertical and five bowls filled with amazing skiing and riding fun, Fernie has all kinds of activities for all ages including both virtual and in-person events & holiday activities!  With constant dedication to the mountain conditions and 29 feet of annual snowfall pounding down on the mountain, Fernie Alpine Resort is a magical and awe-inspiring mountain to explore.

Set up your skiing & riding – join in on a Winter Sports Program. Fernie Alpine Resort’s team of fun ski & snowboard professionals will guide you to your best mountain resort experience ever. There are a variety of programs to choose from to suit every level and style of skier or rider – beginner packages that include tickets, rentals & lessons, group lessons, family lessons and specialty camps.

Enjoy dining at the on-mountain restaurants – dinner at the beautiful Cirque Restaurant (located at Lizard Creek Lodge), lunch at the mountain-top Lost Boys Cafe (located at the top of the Timber Chair) and apres at the famous Griz Bar.  Outstanding, value priced Ski & Stay Packages are available. Choose from a variety of accommodations including ski-in ski-out downtown / condo, bed & breakfast or private home rentals.

Contact Information

5339 Fernie Ski Hill Road


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