Springtime BC Weddings with Red Tree Lodge

By / 19th February, 2019 / Fernie / Off

Springtime BC Weddings with Red Tree Lodge

There’s no better time than right now to start planning a dream wedding in the scenic town of Fernie, BC. Our gorgeous city sits at the foothills of snow-covered Canadian Rockies and is surrounded by lush forestry and the tranquil Elk River. There are countless ceremony possibilities in our serene wilderness. Fernie also has world-class photographers and event planners who are only a phone call away. Planning weddings in British Columbia is much easier when you choose a stay at Red Tree Lodge. Here’s a quick rundown of what the breathtaking community of Fernie has to offer eager brides and grooms.

Ceremony Locales

As mentioned earlier, there are several popular ceremony locales scattered throughout the city and the surrounding natural wilderness. Recite your heartfelt vows high in the cloudy Rockies outside of Lost Boys Cafe. Say “I do” at Annex Park near a babbling creek with the towering Rocky Mountains in the background. Annex Park is only a five-minute walk from Red Tree Lodge! Mount Fernie Provincial Park, Fernie Golf Club, and “I Dew Point” at Island Lake are also popular choices. Remember to pair your unforgettable wedding with world-class photography from Raven Eye!

On-Site Reception

Red Tree Lodge proudly provides wedding receptions inside Smokehouse Restaurant, our on-site dining room which seats up to 85 people. Silver Lining Events is our preferred wedding planning service – these talented folks do incredible work, and they’re incredibly flexible! Please call Jody for wedding menu possibilities at 1-800-977-2977. Smokehouse has two fireplaces, three interconnecting sitting areas, and a full bar. Red Tree Lodge is one of the only Fernie hotels that provides an on-site reception space.

Mount Fernie Bridal Suite

All weddings in British Columbia should end with a memorable night with your sweetheart inside a lavish bridal suite. Red Tree Lodge’s Mount Fernie Suite features a soothing jetted tub fit for two, an ultra-comfortable king-size bed, a separate living area, and stunning mountain vistas. To inquire about wedding blocks, please dial 1-250-423-4622.

Springtime BC Getaways

Planning weddings in British Columbia is especially enjoyable because there is an endless array of springtime activities for newlyweds in the Fernie area. Start your honeymoon with spa treatments at Spa 901, a “Java the Hut” coffee milk stout at Fernie Brewing Company, and some Kootenays exploration via canoe, mountain bikes, or an old-fashioned hike. For even more inspiration, visit our travel blog!

Romantic Spring Getaways

By / 18th January, 2019 / Fernie / Off

A flight of Fernie beers

Romantic Spring Getaways to Fernie, BC

It’s never too early to start planning your next romantic getaway to Fernie, a beautiful tourist town in the midst of an awe-inspiring Southeastern British Columbia mountain range. Fernie is widely known for its premier alpine skiing, mountain biking, and whitewater rafting, but we’re quickly becoming a desired romantic escape for adventurous couples. Romantic getaways in British Columbia are equally exciting, relaxing, and invigorating thanks to our wide array of activities near charming Red Tree Lodge.

Things to Do in Fernie, Canada

There are dozens of things to do in Fernie, BC, for couples young and old, especially in the springtime. When there isn’t snow on the ground, Red Tree Lodge is a popular mountain biking hub. We have an on-site bike washing station, bike-tuning stands, storage space, and so much more! Rent one of our complimentary cruiser bikes and explore Fernie, BC. Enjoy a hazy IPA at Fernie Brewing Company, a craft cocktail at Fernie Distillers, or an elaborate ice cream treat at Happy Cow. After a lovely stroll through downtown Fernie, play 18 holes at Fernie Golf Club, which is surrounded by stunning snow-capped mountains.

Hotel Hot Tub

On-Site Amenities

All romantic getaways in British Columbia should also include a relaxing day indoors. When you’re not lounging in our lavish Mount Fernie Suite here at one of the premier Fernie hotels, you can take full advantage of our many on-site amenities. We have a soothing indoor hot tub, a rejuvenating swimming pool, and a calming sauna. One of the most unique on-site features here at Red Tree Lodge is our theater room, complete with several romantic films. We have many classic romances such as Titanic, Dirty Dancing, and Notting Hill.

Romantic Dinner

After each full day of springtime fun here in the Kootenays, sit down for a romantic dinner at the on-site Smokehouse Restaurant. Smokehouse has multiple stone fireplaces, a popular patio, elegant decor, and a full bar. Enjoy beer-brined, applewood-smoked ribs, cherrywood-smoked chicken, or a hickory-smoked braised brisket sandwich with a glass of pinot noir from a regional winery

Romantic Getaways in British Columbia

Retreat to the luxurious Mount Fernie Suite after a lovely meal at Smokehouse Restaurant. Share a bottle of award-winning vino inside your large modern jet tub, watch the sunset on your 28-foot balcony, and enjoy a peaceful slumber in your ultra-comfortable king-size bed. Please give us a call at 1-250-423-4622 to book a well-deserved romantic getaway to beautiful Fernie, BC.

Winter Weather? Let’s go Skiing!

By / 5th December, 2018 / Fernie / Off

 Fernie BC weatherStarting the Ski Season with the Best Fernie BC Weather

As the Fernie BC weather turns from autumn to winter, it’s time to grab your skis and snowboards to enjoy the legendary powder in Fernie! Snow falls, and excitement rises along the Canadian Rockies, and with amazing Fernie hotels, you’ll never be without a place to stay while enjoying the best slopes. As you visit the great central location of Red Tree Lodge, you’ll be able to enjoy everything that Fernie has to offer and be in the prime area to enjoy the Fernie powder.

Where to Ski/Snowboard in Fernie Fernie BC weather

With so many runs to choose from, you’ll never be without a perfect place to ski in Fernie! Fernie is especially known to be one of the best skiing destinations on the Powder Highway in North America. You’ll be able to experience the legendary powder for yourself while staying at the best Fernie BC lodging.

The Fernie BC weather is one of the many reasons why the skiing in Fernie is perfection. Some storm systems will drop more than 100 centimeters of snow before morning – the legendary Fernie Factor!  This always makes for a memorable day on the slopes. The powder snow brings in folks from around the world and is what makes Fernie the place to be. Booking your stay with Red Tree Lodge ensures that you’ll never be far from your next skiing adventure.

Lodge Amenities for Winter Guests Fernie BC weather at the Red Tree Lodge

For those who are staying with local Fernie BC lodging at our amazing Red Tree Lodge, we offer an excellent deal on lift passes for the Fernie Alpine Resort! Save up to 15 percent during a minimum three-night stay when you book one of our ski packages. You can enjoy the gorgeous trails and five alpine bowls while relaxing in the comforts of your Fernie BC hotel.

Hotel Hot TubThe Perfect Fernie BC Stay

Red Tree Lodge prides itself in being in a perfectly central location in downtown Fernie BC.  We have a wide range of amenities to help you warm up after a chilly day on the slopes. Treat yourself to a complimentary breakfast snack every morning of muffins, yogurt, coffee, and tea, and enjoy our indoor swimming pool and hot tub throughout your visit. A heated boot room means you’ll never have to worry about the Fernie BC weather ruining your favorite shoes. Red Tree Lodge provides the perfect Fernie BC stay by making sure that every detail of your trip is superb.