News and Events

Mt Hutt ‘all systems go’ for 40th season opening (13-Jun-13)
Immaculately groomed slopes and a genuinely warm welcome await avid skiers and snowboarders.....

Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area first to open in Australasia (10-Jun-13)
Queenstown’s Coronet Peak ski area today (June 8) celebrated in style as the first Australasian ski field to open for winter....

Coronet Peak first ski area in Australasia to open on Saturday (05-Jun-13)
Queenstown is officially open for winter as the 2013 season kicks off at Coronet Peak on Saturday (June 8).

Ski Areas Go Out With A Bang! (27-Sep-12)
Season extension and half price passes

Fernie Opens With The Deepest Snow And The Most Runs In The Canadian Rockies (23-Nov-10)

With over 100cm of snow in the past 7 days...

Fernie, British Columbia - November 22, 2010 - With over 100cm of snow in the past 7 days, Fernie Alpine Resort will proudly be open this weekend for skiing and snowboarding.  An estimated 44 runs will be open and 4 chairlifts:  Elk Quad, Great Bear Express, Boomerang Triple, and Haul Back T-bar. 

INCREDIBLE recent snowfall at Fernie Alpine Resort!

Past 7 Days - 104 cm/41 in
Year to date - 166 cm/65 in
Snow Pack - 79 cm/31 in

Forecast for the weekend looks good on the warm and snowy side of the Canadian Rockies!

Open terrain will include:

Lower Mountain - OPEN
Boomerang Area - OPEN
Bear Area - OPEN
Lizard Bowl - OPEN
Cedar Bowl - OPEN

Lift Tickets - Discounted early season rates will be in effect.

Available Services:

TELUS Winter Sports School
Sports Alpine Boutique
Rental Shop
Daylodge Cafeteria
Griz Bar
Kelsey’s Bar & Grill (including Friday evening)

Wolf's Den Mountain Lodge Opening Weekend SPECIAL - 2 nights for $50 (based on availability/double occupancy/plus applicable taxes) - Call 1-800-258-SNOW (7669)

Testing out new snow on Boom Ridge - November 19, 2010 - Fernie Alpine Resort (photo credit: Robin Siggers)

Check out the awesome YouTube video showing the amazing snow at Fernie Alpine Resort:

More recent photos showing the great snow at:

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