Trail Conditions – February 23, 2024

The Golf Course is now CLOSED to skiing.

Elk Valley Nordic Centre

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

Cedar & Lizard Lookoutgreen easyGroomed & tracksetFeb 22
From Hut to bridgegreen easyGroomed & trackset Feb 22
Runt & Gruntblue challengingGroomed & tracksetFeb 22
Galloway loopblue challengingGroomed & tracksetFeb 22
Lizard Creek loopblack more difficultGroomedFeb 21
FAR connector & Boomeranggreen easyGroomed & tracksetFeb 21

The trails except for the FAR connector and Lizard Creek Loop were groomed and trackset with the snowcat on Thursday evening. The trails are in good shape but a few thin spots on the Cedar Loop.

Fernie Golf Course

The trails were CLOSED on Wednesday due to poor conditions caused by the recent rain.
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. I’m

Fernie Alpine Resort

The Silk, Scandia and Manchuria trails were groomed and trackset on Wednesday morning.

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 and City Trails

The backcountry trail north of the golf course was groomed on Thursday morning. Enjoy the views!

It is a multi-use trail for walking, snowshoeing, snow biking and skiing with your dog. Grooming of the dyke to the north bridge will start at the same time as the grooming on the golf course. Additionally the dyke from the north bridge to the boat launch will be groomed and trackset after a sufficient new snow fall.
Level of difficulty: Easy green easy

Montane

The Montane nordic trails were groomed on this Wednesday morning. The trails are groomed regularly.

Find map and directions to trails here

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