Powder Matt top tips for Fernie visit. We have had over 50 cm of snow so far this week and more is on the way. Make sure to check the new Griz Snow Cam to get up to date live view of the Snow in the Bowls of Fernie. Also if you are staying in
Polar Peak update and Christmas storm brings snow to Fernie. Lift construction crew and Fernie Alpine Resort team gave it all they could to try and get Polar Peak running but ran out of time as the Holidays closed in. So plan is now to have Polar Peak operational for sure by January 14th as
Polar Peak getting closer and closer. Team has made more progress. Essentially the Bottom drive of the lift is all approved. The towers inspection is completed. We still have to get the 12 hr of continuous run with load test completed. We cannot do this until we have all of the circuits (electrical/safety aspects) of
Polar Peak is coming soon!! Get ready to ski the peak at Fernie Alpine Resort!! Lift construction crew and Fernie Alpine Resort team have been working around the clock to get this lift up and running for the Holidays! Many skiers and riders are looking forward to this Christmas Present to celebrate the 50th Anniversary
Holiday time Kimberley style. Looking for that last minute place to truly getaway? or yearning to spend time in mountain town with really cool and fun people? or just looking for a great place to ski that you have not tried yet? I have a special place for you. A cool mountain town nestled up
Grooming cats pushing the snow at Fernie Alpine Resort. Fernie gets lots of snow! In fact up to 37 feet of it.
Ski Patrol access Dancer safety line. Fernie Alpine Resort put in an engineered safety line so the ski patrol can access the Lizard Headwall, Dancer chutes area, to do snow control work. This combined with the new Polar Peak lift will assist the ski patrol team greatly in their efforts to do snow control work.
Splicing cable today in snow at Fernie Alpine Resort. It is snowing hard right now and we have had 15cm new already today. Today the crew is finishing off getting the haul rope installed on the new Polar Peak lift. We are hoping to have the lift operational during the Holidays. Snow and more snow
Santa spotted 1st Skiing in the Canadian Rockies. In addition Santa made a surprise visit over the weekend to check on construction update for the new Polar Peak lift. Santa found good progress on the lift as the crews have been working around the clock. The top terminal bull-wheel has been installed, the communication line
Nat Geo Where’s Andrew finds Powder at Fernie Alpine Resort. Check out this glorius shot for Powder Lovers! Andrew took this shot on December 4th!!