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Fernie Alpine Resort

5339 Fernie Ski Hill Rd, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M6, Canada
+1 250-423-4655
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Good food service good times. Dinner was awesome. Jack was really helpful. 10 / 10 would recommend... read more

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A TripAdvisor Member
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Greatest ski resort in Canada !

We skied all over north-America and will say that Fernie resort is one of the best mountain in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
JFrancois
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Deep in the snow, high up on the Powder Highway, lies Fernie Alpine Resort. With 37 feet of perfect powder, stunning scenery, 5 huge alpine bowls and endless downhill thigh burning runs. Don't miss an opportunity to fall in love with Fernie, start in the large Learning Area at the base of the mountain serviced by its own t-bar lift, once comfortable you have a huge resort full of secret powder pockets and hidden mountain spots to keep you occupied throughout your skiing/riding career! Find out why Fernie has been named as a Top 25 Ski Town in the World, Best Winter Trip and Coolest Town in North America in recent years.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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5339 Fernie Ski Hill Rd, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M6, Canada
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+1 250-423-4655
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Good food service good times. Dinner was awesome. Jack was really helpful. 10 / 10 would recommend .....

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We skied all over north-America and will say that Fernie resort is one of the best mountain in North America. The quality of the snow is superb and the quantity unbelievable. The ski terrain is diverse and very challenging. Cedar bowl and Timber bowl offer...More

Thank JFrancois
Reviewed 5 days ago

We unfortunately came after it had rained overnight so all the lower mountain was just iced up, there was still quite deep powder higher up but unfortunately hard to avoid the ice in order to get back to the upper slopes. Would be amazing on...More

Thank Sammy Z
Reviewed 1 week ago

we enjoyed FAR because of tons of fresh powder. The location is just 5 min from where we stayed i.e. Powder Mountain Lodge. There is a shuttle bus which stops at the back of the PML and goes in loop every half an hour. Fantastic...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fabulous, friendly, fun! We thoroughly enjoyed our recent ski trip to Fernie Alpine Resort and found everyone helpful, welcoming and kind. The runs are diverse, extensive and altogether delightful. We can't wait to go back!

Thank Willbback2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty basic as far as amenities go but has many good lines of advanced skiing. Problem is that often you get some freezing rain on top of snow layer. Also what I think is the most desirable lift Polar Peak is still closed at the...More

Thank mtschindler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 10 days at the resort skiing 7 days while we were there. The variety of runs is unbelievable. Suiting every type of skier/boarder. What let’s it down the most is the lack of facilities on the mountain. There is one cafe & coffee...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great skiing/snowboarding and wonderful places to get a drink and relax. We’ve been in the summer as well, and it’s equally enjoyable.

Thank colin L
Legendarypowder, Public Relations Manager at Fernie Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

thank you so much for skiing and riding with us! We also share your love for summer as that is special in Fernie!! Have a super week!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friendly people and a great ski mountain. We enjoyed our 11 day stay, especially the 2 days of fresh powder. The lower part of the mountain is great for beginners and easy intermediate, whilst the bowls and chutes up top have the more challenging black...More

Thank bargegirlflaneuse
Legendarypowder, Public Relations Manager at Fernie Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for skiing with us! You are right - thank you for your understanding on the lift as well. We get tons of weather and that's what makes the place famous for over 30 feet of snow a year but it can be tough...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 13 yr old son boarding here - my first time back in 22 yrs. wow has this mountain developed! Fantastic pow Wow on the upper mountain and enough lifts to handle the crowds easily. Staff great but it hard finding a place to...More

Thank NorsemanWV
Legendarypowder, Public Relations Manager at Fernie Alpine Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

super awesome! we just re-opened a new restaurant called Legends and this should help with some of the seating challenges as we added some seats here. thank you again!

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Michaelfe
15 January 2018|
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Response from irodeahorse | Reviewed this property |
The service is amazing at the rental shop in the hill. If you’re staying at Lizard Creek there’s one right by the ski out door. They are very exact and will find the perfect fit for your kids. They ask for their weight age... More
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Kdmchenry
14 January 2017|
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Response from Legendarypowder | Property representative |
So awesome! lots of options for sure. Have you checked out selection on Fernie Alpine Resort website yet? thanks for interest in Fernie!
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