Trail Conditions – March 28, 2023

 THE LATEST … The Golf Course personnel has closed the trails on Sunday morning due to the icy conditions and the lack of snow. The grooming of the dyke has also ended.

Elk Valley Nordic Centre

No dogs, snowshoes, biking or walkers on the trails please.

Cedar & Lizard Lookoutgreen easyGroomed and tracksetMar 27
From Hut to bridgegreen easyGroomed and tracksetMar 27
Runt & Gruntblue challengingGroomed and tracksetMar 27
Galloway loopblue challengingGroomed and tracksetMar 27
Lizard Creek loopblack more difficultGroomed but not tracksetMar 23
FAR connector & Boomeranggreen easyGroomed and tracksetMar 27

All trails except for the Lizard Creek Loop were groomed and track set with the snowcat on Monday evening.

Fernie Golf Course

The last day of skiing was on Saturday March 25. The trails are now closed due to poor conditions.
Level of difficulty: Easy green easy

No dogs, snowshoes or walkers on the golf course please.

Maps and directions are shown here

Other locations where one can ski in the Fernie area are listed below. Please note that these trails are dog-friendly and operated by other organizations.

Fernie Alpine Resort

The Silk, Scandia and Manchuria trails were groomed and track set on Tuesday morning. The Timber Landing trail was also groomed.

Off-leash dogs are now allowed on the trails if they are still under ‘vocal control’. A map and directions to trails are found here
The FAR snow report is here

Fernie Dyke

It is a multi-use trail for walking, snowshoeing, snow biking and skiing with your dog. Grooming of the dyke ends as of Saturday March 25.
Level of difficulty: Easy green easy


Trail grooming is happening regularly. Green trails are for nordic skiers only. Walkers, dogs and snowshoers on blue trails only.

Find map and directions to trails here

Anyone may text updates to 250-430-2719 at any time.