Ascent to Powder – A New Film about Fernie

[x_video_embed type=”16:9″ no_container=”true”][/x_video_embed] ASCENT TO POWDER – TALE OF A SKI TOWN is a story about a genuine mountain town in the Canadian Rocky Mountains known as a powder skiing and snowboarding destination with a cool vibe. Shot on location in Fernie, British Columbia at Fernie Alpine Resort, FWA Powder Catskiing, and Island Lake Catskiing, […]

Fernie Opening Day is December 3rd 2016

With the snow starting to appear on the mountain, the opening day has been announced for December 3rd, 2016. Over 2400 acres of groomed, gladed and alpine skiing awaits at Fernie Alpine Resort. There’s plenty of gentle green runs for beginners, challenging and varied blue runs for intermediates and incredible black and double diamond runs […]

Features for Fall in and Around Fernie

The Tamarack Times Newsletter

A few crisp mornings and the kids returning to school punctuated the season.  The dog days of summer are gone, but Fall can be invigorating and renewing.  The cool air signals the leaves to turn, and reminds us to get out and enjoy outdoor activities before the first snow. It’s a fantastic, fleeting time of […]

SingleTrack 3/6 2016 in Fernie

SingleTrack 6

If you enjoy mountain biking, you cannot afford to miss SingleTrack.  Started in 2014 with the goal of allowing riders to challenge themselves to the best courses in Western Canada over 6 years, SingleTrack has become one of the most anticipated stage races in the world.  It is certainly the most varied, as it allows […]

Fernie Opening Day – Dec 4, 2015

Ski Fernie Opening Day

With 1.0 metre of snow to date with more snow in the forecast, Fernie has announced its opening day! Join powder hounds from all around for the best skiing in the Canadian Rockies on December 4, 2015! Over 2400 acres of groomed, gladed and alpine skiing awaits at Fernie Alpine Resort. There’s plenty of gentle […]

The Fernie 3

The Fernie 3

The Fernie 3 returns running from July 1st to July 3rd 2016 as a 3-day mountain stage race. The race caters to all riders with a focus on fun and enjoying the great single track mountain biking Fernie has to offer. Riders can also register for a one-day event which is held on July 1st. […]

Critical Alignment Yoga

Yoga Event in Fernie

YOGA EVENT: CRITICAL ALIGNMENT WEEKEND AT ESSENTIAL YOGA STUDIO Friday, November 13, 2015 Saturday, November 14, 2015 Sunday, November 15, 2015 Spend the weekend at Essential Studio with Critical Alignment Therapist Danielle Pechie and release the tension in your body that creates limited mobility. Learn how to use the tools of CA Yoga to alleviate […]

Paying homage to the Griz

photo from Fernie Chamber of Commerce In any family it is great not only to have celebration worthy traditions, but to make great efforts to exercise them and to pass them on to the next generation. Coming off thanksgiving I have to say it is great to sit down with a family get together and […]