Hiking in Fernie Easy Hikes & Nature Walks

Easy Hikes & Nature Walks in Fernie
Surrounded by the Canadian Rocky Mountains , Fernie has an abundance of easy hiking trails and nature walks within old-growth forests and among unique geological features . Explore with family and friends or join a guided tour . Enjoy shady parks , picnic spots and scenic viewpoints for picture-perfect family photos .
Island Lake Lodge
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Gate to Lodge
Stop in at the Fernie Visitor Centre or at local shops for the latest in gear and advice , and to pick up a free Fernie Summer Trail Map . Give back to the trails by purchasing an Annual ($ 60 ), Weekend ($ 30 ) or Day Trail Pass ($ 15 ) from fernietrailsalliance . com .
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Annex Park will be closed to public for 2022 season .
Published by Tourism Fernie , March 2022
MT . FERNIE PROVINCIAL PARK ROAD
GORBY BRIDGE
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Lizard Range
Mount Fernie
Mount Fernie Provincial Park
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Three Sisters
LIZARD CREEK
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Fernie Alpine Resort
FAIRY CREEK
West Fernie
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ELK RIVER
James White Park
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North Fernie Bridge
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11th St .
4th St .
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COKATO ROAD
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Historic Downtown
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Montane
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Maiden Lake
2nd Ave .
RIVER ROAD
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Fernie Aquatic Centre
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COAL CREEK ROAD
COAL CREEK
Castle Mountain
Trail Etiquette & Safety :
• Tell someone where you are going and when you expect to be back
• Be respectful of other trail users and their enjoyment of the trail
• Be aware of wildlife , make noise , keep dogs on leash where required
• Respect the environment and leave no trace . All garbage must be packed out and deposited in proper receptacles
• Check the weather forecast before you go , plan and dress accordingly
• Bring water and pack snacks to keep up energy levels
• Stay on designated trails
• Motorized vehicles are prohibited
• Consider carrying bear spray and know how to use it

Hiking in Fernie

Easy Hikes & Nature Walks
1 Island Lake Lodge
Open June 19 - September 30 , 2022
• 100 km of hiking trails from easy walks to full day hikes
• Easy trails include the Old Growth , Lake , Fir & Rail Trails
• Private guided interpretive hikes available
• Dining , spa & lodging available
islandlakelodge . com | 250-423-3700
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Fernie Alpine Resort
Open June 25 - September 5 , 2022
• 20 + trails ( ranging from easy to difficult )
• Chairlift accessed sightseeing
• Private guided hikes available
• Dining & lodging available
skifernie . com | 250-423-2435
Report Wildlife sightings to WildSafeBC ph : 877-952-7277
Private landowners permit access to certain trail areas , please respect all noted signage while enjoying these trails .
Visit hikefernie . com for online hiking details . For further information :
Fernie Visitor Centre
102 Commerce Road / HWY 3 | 778-519-0748
Fernie Trails Alliance
Fernietrailsalliance . com
Wild Nature Tours
891 2 nd Ave | 250-423-1682 | wildnaturetours . ca
Fernie Hiking Guide Book
Fernie Area Hiking Trails & Natural Plant Compendium by Terry Nelson . Purchase locally at Polar Peek Books , Fernie Museum or Fernie Visitor Centre .
Photo credit : Kootenay Rockies Tourism / Mitch Winton / Island Lake Lodge
hikefernie . com | # ferniestoke