The Good Skiing & Snowboarding Guide 2004 has voted Fernie Alpine Resort the North American “Resort of theYear” in the annual Golden Ski Awards for 2004.
The largest selling English-language ski guide in the world, the Good Skiing & Snowboarding Guide is an annual ‘warts and all’ guide to 700 resorts worldwide. The book, now in its eleventh year, is published by Which? Books of the U.K. and is regarded as the ‘bible’ of the ski industry in Britain and Europe.
These annual awards are highly prestigious and are known in the U.K. as the ‘white Oscars’ of skiing. These Golden Ski Awards are given in twelve categories including resorts, hotels, restaurants, etc. After nominating a Top 100, the readers vote and the finalists are judged by a small jury of ski industry experts.