Perfectly nestled at the Canadian Rocky Mountains' Lizard Range, Fernie Alpine Resort is a known ski resort that has been receiving high annual snowfall of 28.71 feet, the highest so far in any of the resorts in the Rockies. The resort offers 112 different trails being serviced by 10 lifts in its 2,500 skiable acres. Both the locals and guest skiers enjoy taking the challenge of the resort's steep and deep 2,812 feet vertical drop. This skier/boarder haven is all about powder snow, massive rock picturesque backdrop, comfortable accommodations, and the perfectly knitted winter activities for all ages and skill levels.
The resort is just a five-minute ride from the Cranbrook Airport that takes regular flights to Vancouver. Guests are provided with lodging options depending on the budget. Hotels and apartments however are situated near the slopes while the chalets are further down the mountain.
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Video: It won't stop snowing! Insane Day at Fernie Alpine Resort
Fernie Mountain Stats:
Top Elevation: 1,925 m
Bottom Elevation: 858 m
Vertical Rise: 1,067 m
Avg Snowfall: 884 cm
Lift Capacity: 13,716 persons per hour
Area Size: 2,504 acres
Total Lifts: 9
Total Trails: 118
Snow Creek Lodge
Snow Creek Lodge slopeside location is right at the base Fernie Alpine Resort. These spacious condominiums offer studio, one and two bedroom suites featuring early Canadian architecture with stone, logs and wood. Your slopeside location can't get any closer than this.
This boutique 168-suite complex features fully-furnished mountainside condominiums with views of the Elk Valley and Lizard Range. Most suites offer air conditioning and private balconies. Ski down to your suite at the end of the day to enjoy the numerous hot tubs and outdoor heated swimming pool.
Polar Peak Lodges
These 3-bedroom self-contained town homes are nestled in the cedars at the base of Meadow Run, offering seclusion and a slopeside location only steps from the Timber quad chairlift at Fernie Alpine Resort. Spacious floor plans and individual decorations and furnishings are unique to each town home.
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