Fernie Alpine Resort will kick off its summer season on Friday, June 29th, with world-class lift-accessed mountain biking on over 40 trails, scenic hiking, mountaintop dining and more.
What’s New at Fernie Alpine Resort this Summer:
Lost Boys Café OPEN for Summer Service: The mountaintop Lost Boys Café will be open for service on weekends and holidays, featuring a delicious Greek menu. It’s also a great starting point for alpine hikes, located at the top of the Timber Chair. Don’t forget about the beautiful wraparound deck and views of the town of Fernie and Elk Valley!
New Trails: Check out TNT, a steep, technical trail, and Duff Gardens, a technical single track with good flow and stunts. Take a trip down Rockstar, re-opening this summer.
Base Area Progression Park: Explore the Slopestyle components, including wooden and dirt features, there’s lots of cool new features to try!
Even Easier to Get Around: Look for improved signage and trail markings on the mountain.
New to the Sport? No Problem! Fernie Alpine Resort offers a variety of novice to expert terrain. Ongoing enhancements are being made on the novice trails to create more accessible terrain for those new to the sport, and a commitment to help grow the sport. Come out and give it a try!
Mark Your Calendar…the 2nd Annual Fernie Full Throttle Mountain Bike Festival takes place August 24-26. 2007
Highlights include the Slopestyle contest, Super D Enduro, multi-sport race, trials demonstrations, and free concerts. Browse in the Festival Marketplace, check out the activities in the Family Mountain Playzone, and enjoy the summer sunshine in the outdoor beer garden. Visit www.ferniefullthrottle.com for more details.
The Thursday Night Mountain Bike Race Series Is Back!
Fernie Alpine Resort is proud to host the Thursday Night Mountain Bike Race Series. Come out and enjoy an evening of fun, gravity-fed mountain biking, and great post-race refreshments at Kelsey’s! Visit www.skifernie.com/summer for more details. Also, check the website for details on clinics, camps and more.
2007 Summer Chairlift Operating Hours
Elk Chair Daily 10:00am – 5:00pm
Elk Chair Thursdays 10:00am – 7:00pm
Timber Chair (Weekends and Holidays) 10:00am – 5:00p