Nothing beats a spur-of-the-moment road trip. Pack the play tools and duck out on the road to nab that perfect sunset after a day in one of these 10 places. 1,121 more words
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The ski hill closed up a couple of weeks ago bringing an end to another fun season (my third now) here in Fernie. The final day capped it all off with the Coca Cola slope soaker, involving 80 game souls ready to skim or splash into a pool of water at the base of the ski hill. 308 more words
Spring skiers. They stand out, tanned face with beer can size, oddly shaped, white circles around their eyes, with a big smile spanning their cheeks. Those wearing ‘goggle tans’, the mark of the spring skier, descend back to the city from a higher place, usually a bit late on Monday, recovering from being immersed in a good place, compliments of Mother Nature and possibly some partaking in Spring apres skiing cheer. 816 more words
A young woman from De Winton has been identified as the victim of a snowboarding fatality in Fernie on Sunday.
Alexa Marie Britt Hugh, 20, was snowboarding with a companion at Fernie Alpine Resort when they entered a permanently closed area above Lizard Bowl that was described as “particularly rugged” in a news release from the B.C. 62 more words