Fernie offers some of the best snowboarding in North America, and every year riders flock here to experience the famous powder and incredible terrain – featuring five open alpine bowls, beautiful naturual halfpipes, and challenging steeps. Fernie offers something for all levels of rider, whether you are a seasoned expert or just learning the ropes.

Board Stiff
One of Fernie’s coolest shops. A well rounded store carrying skateboards, wakeboards, bikes, snowboards, skis, backcountry gear and all the other clothing and accessories that go along with these activities. 542-2nd Ave, 250-423-3473

Edge of The World
Edge of The World carries Burton, Ride, Vans, Lib Tech, Gnu, Supernatural & Forum boards and gear, and clothing from Air Blaster, Neff, Nikita, Coal, Altamount, Holden, Emerica, and Matix. They also carry all your favorite accessories from Dakine, Protec, and Red as well as goggles by Von Zipper, Anon, Dragon, and Electric. Live hard – Die Fast – Leave Clean Underwear

Gearhub Sports
Gearhub is Fernie’s favourite sports shop offering award wining service and the most diverse selection of high end rentals and new and used products, all at competitive prices. Open daily, Downtown on 4th Street or call (250) 423-5555

Nonstop Ski & Snowboard
Nonstop Ski & Snowboard Offer fully inclusive ski and snowboard trips to suit all goals, ranging from 1 week improvement camps to 11 week instructor courses, and for something a little different, their 6 week MTM off-piste will progress you into the backcountry. Take the opportunity to learn from some of the most experienced pros in the industry, you’ll see your skiing and snowboarding progress so much faster and you’ll have loads of fun doing it!

Powder Canada
Powder Canada is your powder resource website, find everything you need to know about powder right here. Listings include backcountry lodges, cat and heli operations and chairlift resorts with powder.

Related Stories