Fernie, British Columbia is nestled in the Kootenay’s and is a four season recreational playground. During the winter you can go ice fishing, back country skiing, snow boarding, skiing, and even snowmobiling.
During the summer months there are quite a few golf courses that are open and feature several types of hazards and terrain. The beautiful lakes in the region offer superb boating opportunities and are great for fishing Rainbow Trout. There are also several great places to go hiking and mountain biking. If you are looking for something a little more risky you could also try rafting which is an increasingly popular activity.
You can also find maps of the local area and find out where some of the most popular mountain bike trails are in the area. The terrain varies but for the most part it is fairly easy to navigate for intermediate riders.
The most popular lake in the area is Lake Koocanusa which is only about 30 minutes from Fernie and provides immaculate fishing and boating experiences for visitors.
If you are looking for a vacation rental in Fernie there are a few vacation property rentals available and are perfect for those who prefer to have their own kitchen and living space for a reasonable price.
The Rocky Mountains provide breathtaking views and a picturesque vista of the beauty of British Columbia. Fernie is also situated only an hour from Cranbrook which has full service facilities for tourists including a regional airport.