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Well Fernie…Another Stellar Season Under Our Belts!

And….that’s a wrap! That’s all she wrote! Done and doner! What a closing weekend! With fresh powder both Saturday and Sunday, the 2012/2013 season went out with a bang! The festivities got underway with the Powder, Pedal, Paddle event on Saturday morning followed in the afternoon by a fantastic rockin’ concert by legendary Canadian rock […]

Living in a Winter Wonderland – Fernie, BC

Good grief…where the dickens did February go? I haven’t posted since January! How did that happen?? Oh wait…I know…I’ve been skiing, skiing, skiing! That’s what we do here in Fernie…enjoy the great outdoors to its fullest extent…why wouldn’t we? We are blessed with magnificent mountains blanketed in epic powder snow….Fernie Alpine Resort, Island Lake Catskiing […]

So This One Time In Fernie I……

You know, I go on and on about the skiing in Fernie and as you may have ascertained, I am an avid skier…my first boots were lace ups and my skis were wood with bear trap bindings. No, I’m not THAT old, but with 5 kids in our family…well, you get the idea….my parents were….thrifty. […]

Fernie Ski Vacation Needed To Cure Aprés Holiday Blues

So…another holiday season has come and gone…how on earth did that happen? I’m sure it was just recently that I was sharpening my pencil to begin compiling my Christmas list! Oh dear…about that Christmas list….um….okay so I’ve got a good jump on next Christmas haven’t I! Apologies to my family…but at least I called on […]

The ‘Fernie Factor’ Lives On In Fernie, BC

So let me get this straight…..you want me to grab my ski gear, put on the brand spanking new Fernie Lodging Company jacket and hit the slopes to schmooze…and get paid to do it? START THE CAR!!!!! Seriously! With over 56cms of champagne powder falling on our magnificent mountain over the last 48 hours and over 143cms […]

Ski Season in Fernie BC Has Begun!!

That’s right…..ski season has finally arrived and I made it official by hitting the slopes at Fernie Alpine Resort on Sunday…it was so much fun! Now granted, there were only 4 lifts open, but I made sure I hit every one of them at least twice. It was snowing like crazy and every run was better and […]

Fernie BC…Where All The Action Is!

Okay I have tried to sit down and write a new post for 3 weeks now….but I’ve been busy studying for my Masters in…and if you believe that, I have a piece of property in…oh dear…I digress….truth is I just couldn’t decide what to write about! Fernie is the coolest town to live in and […]

Autumn in Fernie BC Merely Takes My Breath Away

I know I know….I did not post last week….shame on me! But seriously…the weather has been so amazing that I just couldn’t bring myself to sit inside and stare at a computer screen! The sun has been a brilliant orb of yellow in the azure sky and its rays have been dancing upon the gold, […]