Skier & Snowboarder-Submitted Reviews for Fernie Alpine

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Overall Rating: 3.8

Rating Details:

  • Family Friendly
  • 4.4
  • All-Mtn. Terrain
  • 55.5
  • Terrain Park
  • 3.3
  • Nightlife
  • 2.3

Recommended For:

  • Singles
  • 34%
  • Beginner
  • 14%
  • Families
  • 43%
  • Intermediate
  • 27%
  • Empty Nesters
  • 20%
  • Advanced
  • 45%

Helpful Highlights:

Fernie is an excellent resort and caters to all ages and abilities, the mountain has something for everyone and the snow was excellent. The resort is expens...

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  • 4

    Always a great time in Fernie

    by snowboardgoddess - 22nd February 2010

    Pros: Amazing Terrain

    Cons: n/a

    Fernie is a great place for the whole family no matter what your skiing ability. Five enormous bowls; countless glades & chutes and a variety of terrain a... Full review

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  • 5

    Kookanee Snow Dreams at Fernie

    by SweetPea923 - 5th February 2010

    Pros: Amazing Terrain for all skiing abilities

    Cons: none

    Fernie is Legendary for its Powder and is an amazing place to go with friends and have a good time. A group of us went out for the Kokanee Snow Dreams at th... Full review

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  • 1

    Too Expensive and Very Poor Customer Service

    by peterbr52 - 14th January 2010

    Pros: Good Terrain, Nice Locals

    Cons: Most Of Hill Closed If More Than 10cm, Very Expensive

    Expensive, poor on hill services, most of the hill is closed if they recieve over 5-10cm. No on hill services. Wash rooms are out houses, ... Full review

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  • 4

    Fernie POW!

    by shreddy - 21st December 2009

    Pros: Tonnes of annual snowfall, great terrian, lots of steep tree runs, chilled friendly atmosphere

    Cons: No real terrian park, owned by RCR (they keep a tight budget!)

    My family has been return visitors to Fernie for years. There is enough beginner runs to keep the newbies busy while the more expearineced riders enjoy the ... Full review

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  • 5

    Fabulous Fun in Fernie!!

    by camille - 16th December 2009

    Pros: amazing people, great times, incredible powder, the overall atmosphere is so energetic and positive!

    Cons: none

    fernie is such a great time. the riding/skiing is so incredible,it has such vast terrain, something for everyone and the night time is super fun and such a ... Full review

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  • 4

    fernie excells in certain areas

    by heelsidepwdr - 14th December 2009

    Pros: deep powder, smaller crowds, good vibe, great terrain

    Cons: short season, possible rain @ base, begginer slopes are not fantastic

    Fernie is at its best in Jan and Feb, in those months very few mountains have the consistent snowfall that fernie gets. Unlike lake louise, sunshine, and ma... Full review

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