Fernie, BC – Fernie Alpine Resort will open early to celebrate our commemorative season!  Fernie, famous for having the deepest snow in the Rockies is full of historic moments for this upcoming season of celebration.

Fernie Alpine Resort will be open on November 26th & 27th for a preview weekend of skiing, 7-day a week operations start on Friday December 2, 2011. Visit www.skifernie.com/opening for available services and more information.

“This is the season of celebration, a tribute to all who have helped make Fernie a special place to ski for the last 50 years” says Matt Mosteller.  With recent huge snowstorms and La Niña forecasted to return this winter, this is the winter to ski Fernie.  Last season Fernie Alpine Resort received 37 feet of snowfall, making it the undisputed leader of snow in the Canadian Rockies and tops in snow in Canada.

Positive construction progress continues on the 50th celebration present – the NEW Polar Peak lift.  With the Polar Peak lift, Fernie now has the most vertical and the most ski runs in the Canadian Rockies.  With so much to celebrate it is time to ski Fernie!
Book your Ski Vacation Online – www.skifernie.com/vacations or give one of our vacations specialists a call at 1-800-258-7669.  Early Booking Specials until November 30th don’t miss out on FREE Nights and Kids Ski FREE Offers.
Polar Peak Lift Construction Progress – www.skifernie.com/polarpeak 
Happy 50th Fernie!  Find out about Fernie’s History and keep up to date on Ski Heritage Week Events – www.skifernie.com/50years

About Fernie Alpine Resort & Resorts of the Canadian Rockies Inc.
Fernie Alpine Resort is one of the Top 5 Ski Resorts in North America, and is home to over 29 feet of legendary powder each winter, the “Griz” and more. Fernie Alpine Resort, www.skifernie.com, is part of the Resorts of the Canadian Rockies Inc. (RCR) family. RCR is the largest private ski resort owner/operator in North America, owning five ski resorts across Canada, including Nakiska Ski Area in Alberta; and Fernie Alpine Resort and Kimberley Alpine Resort in British Columbia. RCR also owns and manages a number of hotels and golf courses, including Trickle Creek in Kimberley, and Wintergreen Golf and Country Club in Bragg Creek. RCR aims to provide each and every guest The Ultimate Experience.