Three shops around Fernie offer some cross-country ski gear to rent. All are open 7 days a week during the season.
401 1st Avenue, Fernie
From highway 3, take 4th Street into downtown. Store is located on left before the railway crossing. The daily rental rate is $25 per day as of December 2018.
It is recommended to call ahead as it gets busy on weekends.
432 2nd Avenue, Fernie
From highway 3, take 4th Street into downtown. Turn left at 2nd Ave. The store is located on right next to the medical clinic. Ski Base has several sets of rental skis of adult sizes.
5258 Highline Drive, at the Fernie Alpine Resort near Fernie, BC click here for map
Tel: 250-423-9252 email
Go 5 km west of Fernie on highway 3, turn north at the Fernie Alpine Resort sign. Turn right after 1 km at Highline Drive. Keep your left for 350 m until you reach the Snow Creek Lodge where the rental shop is located.