Outdoors

Elk River Apiaries

Jesse visits the Elk River Apiaries with apiarist Deborah Davidson to learn that the weeds we so often despise of are the ones little bees need. 

Posted by Jesse Bell on Apr 05, 2017

Conquering Your Fears

A working mother with three children, knew she'd always felt that triathlon was a sport she'd like to try, except one thing kept getting in the way. She was a horrible swimmer.

Posted by Eden MacGregor on Mar 25, 2017

The Fernie Academy Fury, No Gym? No Problem!

The Fernie Academy and it's athletic opportunities for it's students.

Posted by Erin Summers on Mar 14, 2017

Adventures

Marking five years and 60 different adventure stories later, including completing a three-day hike, Jesse continues to adventure. Looking forward to even the smallest of trips, as they sometimes leave the biggest of impact.

Posted by Jesse Bell on Mar 03, 2017

Fernie Women on Wheels

Fernie is a competitive town; the women here are inspiring and potentially intimidating on first encounter. They will challenge, accept and encourage you with empathy, most of them remember where they started, even if it was 20 years ago. It was with all these different women in mind that Fernie Women on Wheels (FWOW) was born.

Posted by Heather Lavers on Mar 01, 2017

Leaving Your Comfort Zone

Training for the Elkford triathlon this runner found her biggest boost was the support from family and friends on race day.

Posted by Fix on Feb 25, 2017

Admiring the Tracks on the Trail

When out in the winter forest, observing the many tracks that leave an impressions in the snow. A reminder that we must all share the trail and be respectful.

Posted by Terry Nelson on Feb 14, 2017

Nordic Skiing

There is no shortage of sports, activities, events, and athletes in the Elk Valley. It is not uncommon to see athletes of every age participating and competing in multiple races and competitions throughout all of our four seasons. This winter we thought we would highlight some of our local sports teams and organizations.

Posted by Erin Summers on Feb 06, 2017

Winter Wheezer

Competing in the equivalent of the Fernie Tears and Gears, Jesse takes on a fun winter event.

Posted by Jesse Bell on Feb 02, 2017

Secret Stash

It’s just as sweet as its namesake brownie at Freshies - the Secret Stash. Everyone has one, and to some, it’s a true secret. It’s that go-to place on the mountain on a powder day that never disappoints.

Posted by Karen Pepper on Jan 24, 2017

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