Best of Fernie 2010

Favourite Fernie Season 2010

  • Gold: Summer - majority votes!
  • Silver: Winter
  • Bronze: Off-season - we do love our off-seasons, particularly fall.

Number 1 Summer Activity 2010

  • Gold: Biking
  • Silver: Hiking
  • Bronze: Golf

Number 1 Winter Activity 2010

  • Gold: Skiing/Boarding
  • Silver: Cross Country Skiing
  • Bronze: Snowmobiling

Best Bike Trail 2010

  • Gold: Swine Flu was the number 1 trail for 2010!
  • Silver: Project 9 a close second, claiming silver.
  • Bronze: Castle Rocks third with bronze.

Best Hiking Trail 2010

  • Gold: Heiko's Trail
  • Silver: Spineback at Island Lake Lodge
  • Bronze: Fernie Mountain a close Bronze

Best Run at Fernie Alpine Resort 2010

  • Gold: Gold - Concussion, Curry Bowl
  • Silver: Silver - Siberia Ridge, Siberia Bowl
  • Bronze: Bronze - Corner Pocket, Lizard Bowl

Favourite Place to Snowmobile 2010

  • Gold: Harvey Pass is THE golden zone, according to this year's voters.
  • Silver: Taking silver is Coal Creek.
  • Bronze: And in bronze we have Morrissey.

Best Place to Cross Country Ski 2010

  • Gold: Island Lake Lodge
  • Silver: Fernie Alpine Resort's trail network claims silver
  • Bronze: In bronze is the Fernie Golf & Country Club

Favourite Indoor Activity 2010

  • Gold: Swimming
  • Silver: Yoga
  • Bronze: Skating or Hockey

How You Maintain Balance/Cross Train 2010

  • Gold: Weight Training
  • Silver: Yoga
  • Bronze: Meditation

Best Source for Injury Prevention and Rehab 2010

  • Gold: Gold - Physio Therapy
  • Silver: Silver - Massage Therapy
  • Bronze: Bronze - Chiropractic

Best Spa in Town 2010

  • Gold: Island Lake Lodge Spa - the big winner for 2010
  • Silver: Oasis Spa
  • Bronze: Trillium Day Spa

Favourite Hair Salon 2010

  • Gold: Sparrow for Hair
  • Silver: ET Hair Salon
  • Bronze: Blue Lime Hair

Your Go To Health Product Source 2010

  • Gold: The Cottonwood Tree
  • Silver: The Good Earth
  • Bronze: Overwaitea

Where You Purchase Your Summer Gear 2010

  • Gold: Straightline
  • Silver: The Ski Base
  • Bronze: The Guide's Hut

Where You Purchase Your Winter Gear 2010

  • Gold: The Ski Base
  • Silver: Straightline and The Guides Hut Tied for Second
  • Bronze: Gear Hub

Fashion Hot Spot 2010

  • Gold: Freyja
  • Silver: Board Stiff
  • Bronze: Ghostrider Trading

Casual Wear Locale 2010

  • Gold: Ski Base
  • Silver: Edge of the World
  • Bronze: Board Stiff

Best Place for Kid's Clothing, Toys and Gifts 2010

  • Gold: Polar Peek Books & Treasures
  • Silver: Grow Children's & Maternity
  • Bronze: Extra Foods

Jewelry and Accessory Hot Spot 2010

  • Gold: Carosella
  • Silver: Freyja
  • Bronze: Giv'Er Shirt Works

Where You Go To Spruce Up Your Home 2010

  • Gold: Canadian Tire
  • Silver: Home Hardware
  • Bronze: Livery Home

Where You Stock the Fridge 2010

  • Gold: Overwaitea
  • Silver: Extra Foods
  • Bronze: Cincott Market and Cafe

Where You Stock the Liquor Cabinet 2010

  • Gold: BC Liquor Store
  • Silver: Spirits Cold Beer & Liquor
  • Bronze: Fernie Mountain Spirits

Where You Get Your Junk Food/Goodies 2010

  • Gold: Stop N Shop
  • Silver: Overwaitea/Extra Foods
  • Bronze: 7-11

Best Cup of Joe 2010

  • Gold: Freshies and Mug Shots take gold!
  • Silver: The Fernie Tea & Coffee House
  • Bronze: Big Bang Bagels

Favourite Place to "Brunch" 2010

  • Gold: Blue Toque
  • Silver: Big Bang Bagels
  • Bronze: The Old Elevator

Best Burger in Town 2010

  • Gold: The Brickhouse
  • Silver: Bulldogs
  • Bronze: The Clubhouse, Fernie Golf & Country Club

Best Dining Atmosphere 2010

  • Gold: Yamagoya
  • Silver: Picnic Restaurant and Social
  • Bronze: The Brickhouse

Where To Shake Your Booty 2010

  • Gold: Bulldogs
  • Silver: The Central
  • Bronze: The Fernie

Favourite Ethnic Restaurant 2010

  • Gold: Yamagoya
  • Silver: The Curry Bowl
  • Bronze: El Guapo

Best Pizza in Town 2010

  • Gold: Elk Valley Pizza Shoppe
  • Silver: Loaf
  • Bronze: Boston Pizza

Your Quick Food "Fix" 2010

  • Gold: Big Bang Bagels
  • Silver: Subway
  • Bronze: Tim Horton's

Where You Send the Family When They Come to Town 2010

  • Gold: Parkplace Lodge
  • Silver: The Best Western Fernie Mountain Lodge
  • Bronze: Lizard Creek Lodge

Where You Send Friends on a Budget 2010

  • Gold: Raging Elk Hostel
  • Silver: Snow Valley Motel
  • Bronze: Super 8 Motel

Best Way to Spend Your Last $10 2010

  • Gold: It's between the Breakfast Banger at Big Bang Bagels with a coffee, or apres at the Griz Bar at Fernie Alpine Resort! Both amazing ways to start or finish a day.
  • Silver: Silver - N/A
  • Bronze: Bronze - N/A

Best Place for People Watching 2010

  • Gold: Downtown Fernie takes gold, whether you're sitting on a bench, enjoying a beer at the Brickhouse, or having a cup of coffee at Freshies!
  • Silver: The Griz Bar deck or plaza at Fernie Alpine Resort are a close second with silver!
  • Bronze: N/A

THE Event of 2010 2010

  • Gold: Hot Dog Day
  • Silver: As Good As Gold Gala
  • Bronze: N/A

Best Reason For Living in Fernie 2010

  • Gold: Community
  • Silver: N/A
  • Bronze: N/A

Best Reason for Visiting Fernie 2010

  • Gold: Skiing/Boarding!
  • Silver: N/A
  • Bronze: N/A

Favourite Fernie Saying 2010

  • Gold: Fernie Time!
  • Silver: 20cm rule! (or 10cm, or 30cm, depending on your flexibility!)
  • Bronze: N/A