Fernie is recognised as one of the world's best powder destinations. The resort and town has something for everyone, and once you're here, you'll never want to leave. Renowned for it's epic annual snowfall, year after year Fernie tops the charts with the amount of snow it receives. You'll experience more knee to waist deep powder days in Fernie than any other resort in Canada.
With five large alpine bowls, plenty of gulleys, endless accessible off-piste and tree runs, a rail park and lots of natural lips and jumps to huck off - it's nature's way of saying 'welcome to the best winter playground... ever!'.
Fernie Alpine Resort has something for everyone; no matter what standard of skier or snowboarder you are, there will be terrain to challenge you and new runs to explore.
Fernie’s record snowfalls and epic freeride terrain lure Canada’s most dedicated skiers and snowboarders to make Fernie their home mountain. Consequently, the instructors and coaches on our courses, who are employees of the Fernie Winter Sports School, are some of the most experienced and highly qualified instructors in Canada. By choosing to train with Nonstop in Fernie you’ll not only benefit from a truly incredible playground and regular snowfall – both of which will develop your skills - but you’ll also be coached by a select team of Canada’s very best snowsports professionals.
Fernie isn't just about the powder; the town is super friendly and extremely welcoming. A quintessential Canadian mountain town, the locals will make you feel like you belong from the moment you arrive, right up until you leave... if you ever do!
In the heart a British Columbia, Fernie is a mining town and boasts a great deal of character and charm. Downtown is picture perfect and as you stroll up the street you can enjoy a fantastic selection of local bars, coffee shops, chocolatiers and restaurants.
The town plays host to numerous events throughout the winter such as the Griz Days Festival, rail jams, folk concerts and a whole lot more.
Aside from skiing, whatever you want to do in Fernie, you'll be able to find it. Fernie's community fosters an activitie lifestyle and there are an abundance of winter activities and clubs to get involved with.
We look forward to speaking with you.