Fernie – Canada's Next Most Livable City Fernie was chosen as #2 in this livable cities article.  There's a beer company, a great ski hill, a lake filled with cutthroat trout, and Rocky Mountain views that draw people to this small coal mining town of around 5,000 people. The town, situated between Cranbrook, B.C., and Lethbridge, Alta., […]

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Leaving Whitehorse we headed North to start the first adventure. Dog sledding with MUKTUK Adventures and giving us Dance lessons is the legendary Yukon Quest Champion, Frank Turner. Frank is well built to survive the worst of weather and challenges that one would face on the toughest seld dog race in the world. He is […]

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Now with over 14 feet of snowfall, Fernie Alpine Resort is in the top 3 snowiest ski resorts in Canada. The list includes Mt Washington, Fernie Alpine Resort and Whistler Blackcomb. Fernie is leaps ahead in snowfall total and snow base over any other ski resort in the Canadian Rockies. We have cooler air in […]

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Most Canadians go to warmer climes in the middle of January, the most un-friendly weather month in Canada. What do we do? We go north to the Yukon. In January, we depart Calgary for what many say is the world’s toughest winter adventure race, the Fulda Challenge. It's a 1,000-mile journey from Whitehorse, Yukon, to […]

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