Best of Fernie 2011

What's your favourite season in Fernie? 2011

  • Gold: Summer
  • Silver: Winter
  • Bronze: Fall

Number one activity in the summer months 2011

  • Gold: Biking
  • Silver: Hiking
  • Bronze: Fishing

Number 1 activity in the winter months. 2011

  • Gold: Skiing or snowboarding
  • Silver: Cross country skiing
  • Bronze: Snow shoeing

Best bike trail 2011

  • Gold: Swine Flu
  • Silver: Dem Bones
  • Bronze: Southern Comfort

Best hiking trail 2011

  • Gold: Heiko's Trail
  • Silver: Fernie Mountain
  • Bronze: Spineback

Best area at Fernie Alpine Resort 2011

  • Gold: Curry Bowl
  • Silver: Cedar Bowl
  • Bronze: Snake Ridge

Favourite place to snowmobile 2011

  • Gold: Coal Creek
  • Silver: Harvey Pass
  • Bronze: Morrissey

Best place to cross country ski 2011

  • Gold: Island Lake Lodge Road
  • Silver: Fernie Golf & Country Club
  • Bronze: Fernie Alpine Resort

Favourite indoor activity 2011

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

How you maintain balance or cross train outside of sport 2011

  • Gold: Hit the gym
  • Silver: Yoga
  • Bronze: Pool

Best source for injury prevention and rehab 2011

  • Gold: Massage
  • Silver: Physio Therapy or Athletic Therapy
  • Bronze: Chiropractic

Best spa in town 2011

  • Gold: Island Lake Spa
  • Silver: Trillium Day Spa
  • Bronze: Indigo Spa

Favourite hair salon 2011

  • Gold: Sparrow for Hair
  • Silver: ET Hair Salon
  • Bronze: Bluelime

Your go to health product source 2011

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

Where you purchase your summer gear 2011

  • Gold: Straightline
  • Silver: The Gear Hub
  • Bronze: The Guide's Hut

Where you purchase your winter gear 2011

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

Fashion hotspot 2011

  • Gold: Freyja
  • Silver: Board Stiff
  • Bronze: Odyssey

Casual wear locale 2011

  • Gold: Freyja
  • Silver: Board Stiff
  • Bronze: Ski Base

Best place for kid's clothing, toys and gifts 2011

  • Gold: Grow
  • Silver: Polar Peek Books & Treasures
  • Bronze: Extra Foods

Jewelry and accessory hot spot 2011

  • Gold: Carosella
  • Silver: Freyja
  • Bronze: Bunches

Where you go to spruce up your home 2011

  • Gold: Canadian Tire
  • Silver: Home Hardware AND Green Petal
  • Bronze: Livery Home

Where you stock the fridge 2011

  • Gold: Overwaitea
  • Silver: Extra Foods
  • Bronze: Cincott Organic Market

Where you stock the liquor cabinet 2011

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

Where you get your treats/goodies 2011

  • Gold: Loaf
  • Silver: Beanpod
  • Bronze: Happy Cow

Best cup of joe 2011

  • Gold: Freshies
  • Silver: Mugshots
  • Bronze: Fernie Tea & Coffee House

Favourite place to brunch 2011

  • Gold: Blue Toque
  • Silver: Big Bang Bagels
  • Bronze: Mug Shots

Best burger in town 2011

  • Gold: The Brickhouse
  • Silver: The Northern
  • Bronze: Parkplace Pub

Best evening dining atmosphere 2011

  • Gold: Yamagoya
  • Silver: Picnic
  • Bronze: The Brickhouse

Where you shake your booty 2011

  • Gold: The Northern
  • Silver: The Central
  • Bronze: The Griz Bar

Favourite ethnic restaurant 2011

  • Gold: Yamagoya
  • Silver: Curry Bowl
  • Bronze: Mountain Tandoor

Best pizza in town 2011

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

Your quick food fix 2011

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

Where the family stays when they come to town 2011

  • Gold: Parkplace Lodge
  • Silver: Best Western
  • Bronze: Stanford Inn

Where you send low budget friends 2011

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

Best way to spend your last $20 2011

  • Gold: Apres beer and nachos
  • Silver: A Big Bang bagel
  • Bronze: Coffee and treats

Best place for people watching 2011

  • Gold: Second Avenue
  • Silver: Fernie Alpine Resort
  • Bronze: The Griz Bar

THE social event of 2011 2011

  • Gold: Wapiti - Fernie's Music Festival
  • Silver: The Lion's Club Demolition Derby
  • Bronze: Hot Dog Day

THE Sports event of 2011 2011

  • Gold: The TransRockies
  • Silver: The Wam Bam Dirt Jump Jam
  • Bronze: Fernie Tears & Gears

Best reason for living in Fernie 2011

  • Gold: The Community/People
  • Silver: The lifestyle
  • Bronze: The mountains/outdoors

Best reason for visiting Fernie 2011

  • Gold: The skiing and biking are what predominantly allure you!
  • Silver: The community and people keep you coming back for more.
  • Bronze: And you can never resist Fernie's beauty.

Favourite Fernie saying 2011

  • Gold: Closed - 10-20cm rule!
  • Silver: I came for the winter, but stayed for the summer.
  • Bronze: Being on Fernie Time.