Several locations around Fernie offer some cross-country ski gear to rent. Most are open 7 days a week during the season.
Gear Hub Sports
401 1st Avenue, Fernie
From highway 3, take 4th Street into downtown. Store is located on left before the railway crossing.
It is recommended to call ahead as it gets busy on weekends.
Located at the Fernie Alpine Resort
5258 Highline Drive click here for map
Go 5 km west of Fernie on highway 3, turn north at the Fernie Alpine Resort sign. Turn right after 1 km on Highline Drive. Keep your left for 350 m until you reach the Snow Creek Lodge where the rental shop is located.
The Fernie Alpine Resort has several sets of rental skis for adults and older teenagers. Drop in at their rental shop located in the main lodge on the slope side. Contact the FAR rental shop for details at 250-423-2409. No reservations over the phone though.