The trails of the Elk Valley Nordic Centre are maintained by the Society. Our volunteers and the personnel of the Fernie Golf and Country Club groom the trails on the golf course during the season.
The club has two programs offered by volunteer coaches. All coaches have received the standardized training through our provincial cross-country ski organization CrosscountryBC.
Become a member!
When you purchase a membership, you support the Fernie Nordic Society, its activities and events, the maintenance and grooming of the ski trails at the Elk Valley Nordic Centre and at the golf course. It makes it
A sample of events and activities for all ages
The Fernie Nordic Society offers many ways to get involved in fun physical activities or as a volunteer in any of our activities.
01.The Fernie Nordic Society is pleased to facilitate adult nordic ski lessons with trained, certified coaches. All coaches offering lessons through FNS are
02.Young skiers can enroll into weekly ski lessons on Saturday mornings at the Elk Valley Nordic Centre. The series of ten to twelve lessons is well attended by
03.The Fernie Nordic Racers is our own ski racing team. Aged from 9 and up, the team members follow a regular training before and during the ski season. They aim
04.This is another great opportunities for our volunteers to improve our facilities and ski trails. A lot of work gets accomplished at the Elk Valley Nordic
05.A ski outing at night under the moonlight. What could be better? Bring a headlamp and join a group at the Elk Valley Nordic Centre. The dates of this and
06.Early in the season the Great Pumpkin Hunt at the Nordic Centre is a lot of fun for local children. Later the Community Race and the Kootenay Cup Race
07.Join our volunteers! Our activities are only possible because of the involvement of many volunteers. Volunteers are always welcome for activities happening at
08.Many club members and the Fernie Nordic Racers in particular are very involved in ski racing throughout the season. The Community Fun Race is a local race in
09.A small group of our members have done the timing of several ski races. This group is also timing bike races during the summer as a fundraising event. We are
010.On this page you will find a variety of programs that we use for fundraising toward activities for our young skiers. You may reach us through the Contact