Tag: Fernie

7 Epic Craft Breweries in Mountain Sledding Towns

Here’s a list of craft breweries in mountain sledding towns which are definitely worth checking out once the snow ponies are parked for the day.

Fernie Snowmobile Area Access Trail Closed without Notice

The public access trail to the Corbin snowmobiling area near Fernie was plowed to dirt without notice last Thursday, February 21, leaving grooming equipment stranded and no way for sledders to access…

Plenty of Places to Ride in the southeast Kootenay

If you enjoy riding the tighter, more tech-y stuff, then you’ll love snowmobiling in the southeast Kootenay region between Fernie and Kimberley.

Elk Valley Snow Avalanche Workshop Nov 10, 2018

Fernie, BC will play host to the first ever Elk Valley Snow Avalanche Workshop (EVSAW) at Traynor Hall on November 10, 2018. The event welcomes both avalanche professionals and recreationalists for a…

High Avalanche Hazard and the Fine Art of a Courageous Retreat

You’ve been planning this trip for weeks. The sleds are loaded, and hotels booked. One problem: High Avalanche Hazard. Here's what to do.

4 Tips For Taking Your Man Sledding

Since your man is not a big mountain rider, it can be assumed he will not have a valuable opinion to contribute here. Fortunately, this means you can forgo involving him in…

Video: Sledding in Fernie, BC

The Hartley Lake trail is the access point for true alpine riding amongst the towering limestone peaks of the Rockies. The groomed trail meanders past an old lake bed, through meadows and…

Sledfarm Collective in Fernie

Sledfarm is based in Fernie, BC where amazing pow and endless tree riding provide an incredible sledding experience; groups can book rider sessions through the sledfarm.ca website.

MOUNTAIN SLEDDER CHECKS IN WITH BRAD GILMORE

  Mountain Sledder: How long have you lived in Fernie, and what prompted the move there? Brad Gilmore: I have lived in Fernie for 3 1/2 years now. I grew up in the…