Nestled in the heart of the Canadian Rockies, you will find one of BC’s unspoiled treasures. Surrounded by myth and legend as well as majestic mountains, Fernie takes it‘s name from it‘s founder William Fernie. Learn about the legend of the Ghost Rider while you‘re here, or find out how the Three Sisters Mountain came to be. Located in the Elk Valley of British Columbia , Fernie is an area well known for it’s pristine wilderness and enough outdoor pursuits to satisfy every appetite, from beginners, to the most extreme athletes. Stay in town and enjoy the great shopping in historic downtown, or enjoy one of our many great festivals and events that are hosted here every year.