Camping Prohibited in City Parks

The City of Fernie would like to remind the public that overnight camping is not permitted in City Parks.

In accordance with the Municipal Facilities and Parks User Regulation and Fees Bylaw No. 2394 Section 9.3 Overnight camping is prohibited in all parks and/or fields. Anyone found in contravention of this bylaw may be subject to a fine in accordance with the City’s Municipal Ticket Information Bylaw.

For anyone wishing to camp in the area, there are campgrounds located on either end of the municipality that are equipped with the proper amenities for an overnight stay.

For further information, or to report an infraction, please contact Bylaw Services at or 250-423-2244, or via the City’s online Request for Service tool.