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Fernie Visitor Information Centre

102 Commerce Rd, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M5, Canada
+1 778-519-0748
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Very professional and super friendly staff

Gave us some great recommendations for eats, best coffee shops and local shop guies and pointers to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TeenagersDad
Stop in for some maps

A good place to go for local info on hiking/trail maps.... apparently you don't even have to buy... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
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We are the official Visitor Information Centre in Fernie, BC. We would love to help you find your bliss in our beautiful little mountain town! Washrooms, Wifi, Souvenirs, Picnic area, Hiking info, Maps, and more! #FernieStoke
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“picnic tables” (2 reviews)
“derrick” (2 reviews)
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102 Commerce Rd, Fernie, British Columbia V0B 1M5, Canada
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+1 778-519-0748
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Gave us some great recommendations for eats, best coffee shops and local shop guies and pointers to enjoy our stay.

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FernieVIC, Manager at Fernie Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for stopping by our Visitor Centre. Happy to hear that you enjoyed Fernie and our recommendations! Hope to see you again :)

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

A good place to go for local info on hiking/trail maps.... apparently you don't even have to buy it, just take a photo of it on your phone. There is lots of pamphlets and such to pick up on local and surrounding attractions. Washrooms are...More

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FernieVIC, Visitor Services at Fernie Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Thanks for stopping in! Fernie is a great place for hiking, we're glad you found the information you needed :)

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Here you will find knowledgeable staff very caring and so helpful . They provided us with everything we needed as we were travelling back to our campsite six hours away so we wanted to see some attractions on the way back . They gave us...More

Thank Marie J
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FernieVIC, Visitor Services at Fernie Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Hello :) Thanks for your review! I'm glad everything worked out on your trip back. Hope to see you in Fernie again!

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

Truly enjoy the services of these visitor centres. Quick in & out gets you soo much info when you are looking for the highlights. Fernie is a quaint town, love the hanging flower pots that Fernie & most Canadian small towns dress the streets in...More

Thank CodyMav
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FernieVIC, Visitor Services at Fernie Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you for stopping by the Fernie Visitor Information Centre - I am glad you enjoyed it, and our flowers :) Hope to see you again!

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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

We stopped to check out the wooden derrick and the coal train. The building was closed at that time in the morning.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

There are some stuffed real life animals (grizzly, wolves, black bear cub) inside that are great to get your kids pics next to. The information available is up to date and relevant. Clean.

Thank Michelle A
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Reviewed 17 August 2017

Usually we'll stop in the local visitor centre--just to see if here is anything we might otherwise miss. We were looking this time for info on local parks for a lunch & to find a place we could stick our feet in the water They...More

Thank zedmanab
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FernieVIC, Visitor Services at Fernie Visitor Information Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Hi there, thanks for your review. We hope you enjoyed Fernie and found a great spot to cool your toes!

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Reviewed 14 August 2017

If you want local advice on Fernie and surrounding districts in BC this is a one stop shop. Good wifi and excellent taxidermy animal displays.

Thank Yendel G
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Reviewed 20 July 2017

We stopped here prior to embarking on our hike to Fairy Creek Falls to get a bear sighting update. The lady on duty was extremely helpful, providing us with a map to the falls as well as the bear update.

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Reviewed 8 July 2017

The building is on the right when coming into town from Alberta and easy to spot with LOTS of parking room. The building is air conditioned with bathrooms and the shelves are stocked with lots of information. The staff were busy but tried to help...More

Thank CJDueck
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Response from FernieVIC | Property representative |
Hi there, Yes, you could take the Greyhound from Fernie to Banff. It's a pretty long ride but it's your most economical option.
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