March 22, 2011 | Field Reports >
Fernie, Festivals & Events
Watch the action of the 2011 BC Ski Games! Tourism BC's BC Ski Games
contest winner has chosen the increasingly popular Fernie Alpine Resort
out of 13 different prize packages. Mark Chambers from Edmonton,
Alberta won the 2011 BC SKi Games contest where he and seven of his
friends will ski and snowboard at Fernie Alpine Resort as part of his
five-day vacation prize package.
Tourism British Columbia Field
Reporter, Chris Wheeler, joins the winners for the excitement of the BC
Ski Games which is a one-day event that includes a ski-cross race, a
snowmobile scavenger hunt and a hot tub trivia game. As part of the BC
Ski Games festivities, the group will also receive ski and snowboard
training from campaign spokespeople and Olympic gold medal athletes
Ashleigh McIvor and Maëlle Ricker!
Located in the Canadian
Rockies, Fernie Alpine Resort is known for deep snow and varied terrain
featuring five unique alpine bowls over 1,000 hectares (2,500 acres),
the most bowls in North America.
More about BC's 13 ski resorts at: http://www.HelloBC.com/ski