First Time Downhill Mountain Biker? Never been lift accessed Mountain Biking before? Why not give this sport a try! It is loads of fun and there is a great introductory program at Fernie Alpine Resort, called, Discover Mountain Biking. $50 for Lift, Lesson and Mountain Bike rental. Fernie Alpine Resort is well known as one of the top Downhill Mountain Bike destinations in Canada but that press coverage overshadows the offering the resort has for Beginner riders. In addition to the great trail offering for Beginners, it is the world -class coaching offered by Pro Bike Coaches like Steve Meyer. Steve is a real pro. Not only is he an incredible rider himself but most importantly he is a very kind, patient and supportive coach! He knows his stuff so if you are new to the sport of Mountain Biking, hit up Fernie Alpine Resort’s pro coach for a Disover Mountain Biking session and see for yourself how much fun Downhill Mountain Biking is!