Mountains of snow, mountains of adventure! An amazing 37 feet/ 11.3 metres of natural snow blankets the ski area’s impressive five alpine bowls nestled in the majestic limestone cliffs of the Lizard Range in the Rocky Mountains of British Columbia.


Fernie is the ultimate place for a legendary ski holiday, where you can meet some legends, and carve some legendary turns of your own. Fernie is the fastest growing resort in Canada: “Top Ten in North America’, ‘Most Improved’ and ‘Best New Lifts’ are just a few of the notable awards this resort has earned. You choose your level of adventure at Fernie: whether you prefer steep and deep or smooth and gentle, you will love the incredible 2500+ acres/ 1012+ metres of terrain.F

  • Heaps of snow, over 11m some seasons!
  • Endless adventures
  • Named Best Ski Resort in North America by the World Snow Awards, 2012
  • Incredible views
  • Polar Peak Chair opens the most vertical in the Rockies!

Mountain Statistics


Top Elevation 2,134 Metres
Base Elevation 1,052 Metres
Vertical Drop 1,082 Metres
Skiable Terrain 2,500 Acres
Lifts 10 lifts
Runs 142
Ave Annual Snowfall 1100 cms
Terrain Beginner 30%
Terrain Intermediate 40%
Terrain Advanced 30%
Ski in / Ski out Yes

Trail Map


Fernie Alpine Resort has a wide range of hotels, lodges, family oriented condos and rental homes to suit all budgets and requirements.

Budget Option


Moderate Option


Deluxe Option