Current Conditions


We have a great base of snow

New snow 7 days 50cm

2000M Snow Pack 170cm

2000M Current Temp -12°

Posted November 20, 2015 - 8:05 am

Weather forecasts available at Environment Canada and Fernie Alpine Resort.

Great base

November 20, 2015

Rick and Martin were able to travel through the terrain quite well for early season. They were able to drive to Mount Baldy, Lizard Back, Woodmen’s Road to first creek crossing and through the Lunch Chucker and Switchback Corner, impressive for this time of year. Snow depths were 110cm to 130cm (43inches to 51 inches). They were also able to get into the Lizard Range up to Geisha High Trees where snow depth was...

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Thanks for the great summer – see you this winter

September 28, 2015

Thanks for a great summer and see you this...

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Island Lake Teams up with Salomon

November 24, 2015

We at Island Lake are happy to announce a partnership with Salomon, a leader in technical innovation in mountain sports.  Salomon was founded in 1947 in the heart of the French Alps. Since then, they’ve been creating innovative products to enhance the performance of athletes. As they state: Performance led design is their past. Performance led... Read more »

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Summer glading enhances the ski terrain

November 2, 2015

Part of Island Lake’s on going summer effort is to enhance the terrain in order to make the ski experience as great as possible.   Our glading crew spends a fair bit of time planning out the best approach to this.  Corrie and Steve, whom take this on are long term ski guides as well and know every... Read more »

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