Top 20 Things to Do in Summer
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1 . Visit Historic Downtown lined with century old heritage buildings , shops , restaurants , cafes , patios and attractions .
2 . From mild to wild ! Take a guided scenic river tour , from family floats and full whitewater adventures , to SUP and kayaking .
3 . Experience world-class fly fishing for cutthroat or bull trout on the freestone Elk River .
4 . Enjoy an easy family-friendly nature walk or bike ride ! Pick up the Easy Hiking or Biking Brochure at the Fernie Visitor Centre .
5 . Ride Fernie ’ s extensive mountain bike trails . Need a rental or lesson ? Want to joing a group ride ? Fernie offers it all !
6 . Relax and pamper yourself at one of Fernie ’ s day spas . 7 . Hit the links or driving range at Fernie Golf Club .
8 . Taste local spirits at Fernie Distillers , sample local brews at Fernie Brewing Company , or locally made kombucha at Fernie Alpine Springs or savour locally roasted coffee at Rooftop Roasters .
9 . Visit Beanpod Coffee , Chocolate and Gelato for a taste of artisan chocolate and learn about the bean-to-bar process .
10 . Spy on local birds as you self-explore parks and trails . Pick up the Birding & Wildlife Viewing brochure at the Visitor Centre .
11 . Cool off at the Splash Park , Aquatic Centre , along the Elk River or nearby lakes such as Loon , Tie or Surveyors Lake .
12 . Enjoy a scenic chairlift ride at Fernie Alpine Resort .
13 . Stay , sightsee , hike , canoe , dine and spa at the Island Lake Lodge . Open on select days , check online before you visit .
14 . Visit the museum , view local works of art along Fernie ’ s Art Walk or take a guided or self-guided Heritage Walking Tour .
15 . Enjoy beach volleyball , tennis , baseball or disc golf at local parks around town . Or hit the jumps at the Dirt Jump Bike Park .
16 . Hike the Rockies on epic trails like Mt Fernie , Heikos Trail , Mt Proctor , Three Sisters and the trails at Island Lake Lodge .
17 . Get your adrenaline rush at Fernie Alpine Resort lift access bike park . They have easy trails too and organized bike clinics .
18 . Explore Fernie ’ s self-guided tours with the free mobile app - Iconic Fernie . Collect points to redeem for local rewards !
19 . Shop your heart out at locally owned specialty shops .
20 . Attend one of Fernie ’ s many great events , programs , tours , live music events and more visit tourismfernie . com / events