Summer Activities

Summers in Fernie are fantastic and the phrase "I came for the winter but stayed for the summer" is often quoted by new and long time residents alike.

Summer Activities range from the extreme to the extremely relaxing:

  • Mountain bike vast and well maintained trails
  • Fish or float the Elk River
  • Explore the valley trail system or hike mountain peaks
  • Golf on the gorgeous publicly accessible Fernie Golf and Country Club
  • Tour and shop in the historic downtown
  • Launch into the skateboard or dirt jump parks
  • Relax in one of the many parks located throughout town


The options are endless. Learn more at Parks, Facilities and Recreation